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Military expenditures - percent of GDP

This page shows the value of the Military expenditures - percent of GDP information field for all countries in the Country Guide.

Notes on this field are available at the Information Field Notes page.

Afghanistan

NA%

Albania

1.5% (FY99)

Algeria

2.7% (FY94)

Angola

25% (FY97/98)

Antigua and Barbuda

NA%

Argentina

1.3% (FY99)

Armenia

4% (FY99)

Australia

1.9% (FY98/99)

Austria

1.2% (FY98)

Azerbaijan

2.6% (FY99)

Bahamas, The

NA%

Bahrain

5.2% (FY99)

Bangladesh

1.8% (FY96/97)

Barbados

NA%

Belarus

1.2% (FY98)

Belgium

1.2% (FY99)

Belize

2% (FY97/98)

Benin

1.2% (FY96)

Bermuda

NA%

Bhutan

NA%

Bolivia

1.8% (FY99)

Bosnia and Herzegovina

NA%

Botswana

1.2% (FY99/00)

Brazil

1.9% (FY99)

Brunei

5.1% (FY98)

Bulgaria

2.7% (FY99)

Burkina Faso

2% (FY96)

Burundi

2.6% (FY93)

Cambodia

2.4% (FY98)

Cameroon

1.4% (FY98/99)

Canada

1.2% (FY97/98)

Cape Verde

1.8% (FY96)

Central African Republic

2.2% (FY96)

Chad

3.5% (FY96)

Chile

3.1% (FY99)

China

1.2% (FY99)

Colombia

3.7% (FY99)

Comoros

NA%

Congo, Democratic Republic of the

4.6% (FY97)

Congo, Republic of the

3.8% (FY93)

Costa Rica

2% (FY95)

Cote d'Ivoire

1% (FY96)

Croatia

5% (FY99)

Cuba

roughly 4% (FY95 est.)

Cyprus

5% (FY99)

Czech Republic

1.9% (FY99)

Denmark

1.7% (FY98)

Djibouti

4.5% (FY97)

Dominica

NA%

Dominican Republic

1.1% (FY98)

Ecuador

3.4% (FY98)

Egypt

8.2% (FY95/96)

El Salvador

0.9% (FY98)

Equatorial Guinea

0.6% (FY97/98)

Eritrea

28.6% (FY97)

Estonia

1.2% (FY99)

Ethiopia

2.5% (FY98/99)

Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

NA%

Faroe Islands

NA%

Fiji

1.1% (FY98)

Finland

2% (FY98)

France

2.5% (FY97)

French Guiana

NA%

Gabon

1.6% (FY96)

Gambia, The

2% (FY96/97)

Gaza Strip

NA%

Georgia

1% (FY99)

Germany

1.5% (FY98)

Ghana

0.7% (FY99)

Greece

NA%

Grenada

NA%

Guatemala

0.7% (FY98)

Guinea

1.4% (FY96)

Guinea-Bissau

2.8% (FY96)

Guyana

1.7% (FY94)

Haiti

NA%

Honduras

0.6% (FY98)

Hong Kong

NA%

Hungary

1.4% (FY99)

India

2.5% (FY00)

Indonesia

1.3% (FY98/99)

Iran

2.9% (FY98/99)

Iraq

NA%

Ireland

0.9% (FY98)

Israel

9.4% (FY99)

Italy

1.7% (FY99)

Jamaica

NA%

Japan

0.9% (FY98/99)

Jordan

7.8% (FY98)

Kazakhstan

1.5% (FY99)

Kenya

1.9% (FY98/99)

Kiribati

NA%

Korea, North

25% to 33% (FY98 est.)

Korea, South

3.2% (FY98/99)

Kuwait

8% (FY99/00)

Kyrgyzstan

1% (FY99)

Laos

4.2% (FY96/97)

Latvia

0.9% (FY99)

Lebanon

4% (FY98)

Lesotho

NA%

Liberia

2% (FY98)

Libya

NA%

Lithuania

1.5% (FY99)

Luxembourg

1% (FY98)

Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of

2.5% (FY99)

Madagascar

1% (FY94)

Malawi

0.8% (FY96/97)

Malaysia

1.6% (FY98)

Maldives

NA%

Mali

2% (FY96)

Malta

5.5% (FY98/99)

Marshall Islands

NA%

Mauritania

2.7% (FY97)

Mauritius

0.3% (FY97/98)

Mexico

1% (FY99)

Moldova

1% (FY99)

Mongolia

2% (FY97)

Morocco

3.8% (FY97/98)

Mozambique

4.7% (FY97)

Myanmar

2.1% (FY97/98)

Namibia

2.6% (FY97/98)

Nauru

NA%

Nepal

0.9% (FY96/97)

Netherlands

NA%

New Caledonia

5.3% (1996)

New Zealand

1.1% (FY97/98)

Nicaragua

1.2% (FY98)

Niger

1.1% (FY96)

Nigeria

0.7% (FY99)

Norway

2.1% (FY98)

Oman

11.1% (FY99)

Pakistan

3.9% (FY99/00)

Palau

NA%

Panama

1.6% (FY97)

Papua New Guinea

1% (FY98)

Paraguay

1.4% (FY98)

Peru

2% (FY98)

Philippines

1.5% (FY98)

Poland

2.1% (FY00)

Portugal

2.6% (FY97)

Qatar

8.1% (FY99/00)

Romania

2.5% (FY96)

Russia

NA%

Rwanda

3.8% (FY99)

Saint Kitts and Nevis

NA%

Saint Lucia

2% (FY91/92)

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

NA%

Samoa

NA%

San Marino

NA%

Sao Tome and Principe

1.5% (FY94)

Saudi Arabia

12% (FY97)

Senegal

1.4% (FY97)

Serbia and Montenegro

6.5% (FY99)

Seychelles

2.8% (FY93)

Sierra Leone

2% (FY96/97)

Singapore

4.9% (FY98/99)

Slovakia

1.7% (FY99)

Slovenia

1.6% (FY99)

Solomon Islands

NA%

Somalia

NA%

South Africa

1.5% (FY99/00)

Spain

1.1% (FY97)

Sri Lanka

4.2% (FY98)

Sudan

NA%

Suriname

1.6% (FY97 est.)

Swaziland

1.9% (FY95/96)

Sweden

2.1% (FY98)

Switzerland

1.2% (FY98)

Syria

5.9% (FY98)

Taiwan

2.8% (FY98/99)

Tajikistan

1.8% (FY97)

Tanzania

0.2% (FY98/99)

Thailand

1.3% (FY97/98)

Togo

2% (FY96)

Tonga

NA%

Trinidad and Tobago

NA%

Tunisia

1.5% (FY99)

Turkey

4.3% (FY97)

Turkmenistan

3.4% (FY99)

Tuvalu

NA%

Uganda

1.9% (FY98/99)

Ukraine

1.4% (FY99)

United Arab Emirates

4.8% (FY99)

United Kingdom

2.7% (FY97/98)

United States

3.2% (FY1999 est.)

Uruguay

0.9% (FY98)

Uzbekistan

2% (FY97)

Vanuatu

NA%

Venezuela

0.9% (FY99)

Vietnam

2.5% (FY98)

West Bank

NA%

Western Sahara

NA%

World

roughly 2% of gross world product (1999 est.)

Yemen

7.6% (FY99)

Zambia

1.8% (FY97)

Zimbabwe

3.1% (FY99/00)
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