Field Listing

Military expenditures

This entry gives estimates on spending on defense programs for the most recent year available as a percent of gross domestic product (GDP). For countries with no military forces, this figure can include expenditures on public security and police.

  • Afghanistan

    3.3% of GDP (2019) (approximately $2.35 billion)

    3.2% of GDP (2018) (approximately $2.31 billion)

    3.3% of GDP (2017) (approximately $2.34 billion)

    3.1% of GDP (2016) (approximately $2.6 billion)

    2.9% of GDP (2015) (approximately $2.22 billion)

  • Albania

    1.4% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.3% of GDP (2020)

    1.5% of GDP (2019) (approximately $360 million)

    1.3% of GDP (2018) (approximately $330 million)

    1.1% of GDP (2017) (approximately $290 million)

  • Algeria

    6.7% of GDP (2020 est.)

    6% of GDP (2019) (approximately $19.2 billion)

    5.5% of GDP (2018) (approximately $17.9 billion)

    5.9% of GDP (2017) (approximately $18.8 billion)

    6.4% of GDP (2016) (approximately $19.7 billion)

  • Angola

    1.7% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.8% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $2.7 billion)

    2.1% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $3.02 billion)

    2.6% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $3.65 billion)

    2.9% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $3.9 billion)

  • Antigua and Barbuda

    not available

  • Argentina

    0.8% of GDP (2021 est.)

    0.8% of GDP (2020)

    0.7% of GDP (2019) (approximately $5 billion)

    0.8% of GDP (2018) (approximately $5.3 billion)

    0.9% of GDP (2017) (approximately $5.95 billion)

  • Armenia

    4.4% of GDP (2021 est.)

    5% of GDP (2020 est.)

    5.3% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $1.82 billion)

    4.6% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately 1.6 billion)

    4.4% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $1.43 billion)

  • Australia

    2.1% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2.1% of GDP (2020)

    2% of GDP (2019) (approximately $31.5 billion)

    1.9% of GDP (2018) (approximately $29.8 billion)

    2% of GDP (2017) (approximately $29.7 billion)

  • Austria

    0.9% of GDP (2021 est.)

    0.7% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.7% of GDP (2019) (approximately $3.78 billion)

    0.7% of GDP (2018) (approximately $3.82 billion)

    0.8% of GDP (2017) (approximately $3.71 billion)

  • Azerbaijan

    5.2% of GDP (2021 est.)

    5.4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    3.8% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $3.4 billion)

    3.6% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $3.2 billion)

    3.8% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $3.26 billion)

  • Bahamas, The

    0.9% of GDP (2021 est.)

    0.9% of GDP (2020)

    0.7% of GDP (2019)

    0.7% of GDP (2018)

    0.7% of GDP (2017)

  • Bahrain

    4.2% of GDP (2020 est.)

    4% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $2.09 billion)

    4% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $2.08 billion)

    4.2% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $2.18 billion)

    4.7% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $2.25 billion)

  • Bangladesh

    1.2% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.3% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.4% of GDP (2019) (approximately $5.12 billion)

    1.4% of GDP (2018) (approximately $4.57 billion)

    1.3% of GDP (2017) (approximately $4.21 billion)

  • Barbados

    0.9% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.8% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $35 million)

    0.8% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $40 million)

    0.8% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $40 million)

    0.8% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $40 million)

  • Belarus

    1.2% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.5% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.5% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $2.11 billion)

    1.5% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $2.05 billion)

    1.5% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $1.98 billion)

  • Belgium

    1.1% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1% of GDP (2020)

    0.9% of GDP (2019) (approximately $5.54 billion)

    0.9% of GDP (2018) (approximately $5.43 billion)

    0.9% of GDP (2017) (approximately $5.2 billion)

  • Belize

    1.5% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.4% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $35 million)

    1.4% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $35 million)

    1.4% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $30 million)

    1.3% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $30 million)

  • Benin

    0.5% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.5% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $130 million)

    0.7% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $140 million)

    0.9% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $160 million)

    0.7% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $130 million)

  • Bolivia

    1.3% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.4% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $980 million)

    1.5% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $1 billion)

    1.5% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $1.01 billion)

    1.6% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $970 million)

  • Bosnia and Herzegovina

    0.9% of GDP (2021 est.)

    0.9% of GDP (2020)

    0.8% of GDP (2019) (approximately $370 million)

    0.9% of GDP (2018) (approximately $370 million)

    0.9% of GDP (2017) (approximately $360 million)

  • Botswana

    3% of GDP (2020 est.)

    2.8% of GDP (2019) (approximately $760 million)

    2.8% of GDP (2018) (approximately $730 million)

    2.9% of GDP (2017) (approximately $740 million)

    3.1% of GDP (2016) (approximately $760 million)

  • Brazil

    1.3% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.4% of GDP (2019) (approximately $35.6 billion)

    1.5% of GDP (2018) (approximately $36 billion)

    1.4% of GDP (2017) (approximately $34.4 billion)

    1.3% of GDP (2016) (approximately $32.1 billion)

  • Brunei

    3.1% of GDP (2021 est.)

    3.7% of GDP (2020 est.)

    3.1% of GDP (2019) (approximately $870 million)

    2.7% of GDP (2018) (approximately $720 million)

    2.8% of GDP (2017) (approximately $750 million)

  • Bulgaria

    1.6% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.6% of GDP (2020)

    3.1% of GDP (2019) (approximately $2.95 billion)

    1.5% of GDP (2018) (approximately $1.72 billion)

    1.2% of GDP (2017) (approximately $1.5 billion)

  • Burkina Faso

    2.5% of GDP (2020 est.)

    2.2% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $450 million)

    1.9% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $370 million)

    1.4% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $260 million)

    1.2% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $200 million)

  • Burma

    4.1% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $7.7 billion)

    4.4% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $8.1 billion)

    4.7% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $7.8 billion)

    4.9% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $7.8 billion)

    5.1% of GDP (2015 est.) (approximately $7.9 billion)

  • Burundi

    2.1% of GDP (2020 est.)

    3% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $120 million)

    2.3% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $100 million)

    2.1% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $95 million)

    2.4% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $100 million)

  • Cabo Verde

    0.5% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.5% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $20 million)

    0.5% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $20 million)

    0.5% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $20 million)

    0.6% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $20 million)

  • Cambodia

    2.5% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2.5% of GDP (2020 est.)

    2.2% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $1.2 billion)

    2.2% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $1.13 billion)

    2.1% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $1.02 billion)

  • Cameroon

    1% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.4% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $710 million)

    1.4% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $710 million)

    1.5% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $710 million)

    1.5% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $700 million)

  • Canada

    1.4% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.4% of GDP (2020)

    1.3% of GDP (2019) (approximately $26 billion)

    1.3% of GDP (2018) (approximately $25.7 billion)

    1.4% of GDP (2017) (approximately $27.6 billion)

  • Central African Republic

    1.8% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.7% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $50 million)

    1.4% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $40 million)

    1.4% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $40 million)

    1.6% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $40 million)

  • Chad

    2.5% of GDP (2020 est.)

    2% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $320 million)

    2% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $310 million)

    2% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $310 million)

    2.5% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $380 million)

  • Chile

    2% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.9% of GDP (2019) (approximately $7.33 billion)

    1.9% of GDP (2018) (approximately $7.2 billion)

    2% of GDP (2017) (approximately $7.1 billion)

    2% of GDP (2016) (approximately $6.9 billion)

  • China

    1.5% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.7% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.7% of GDP (2019) (approximately $290 billion)

    1.7% of GDP (2018) (approximately $265 billion)

    1.8% of GDP (2017) (approximately $260 billion)

  • Colombia

    3% of GDP (2020 est.)

    3.1% of GDP (2019) (approximately $19.6 billion)

    3.1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $18.6 billion)

    3.2% of GDP (2017) (approximately $18.3 billion)

    3.2% of GDP (2016) (approximately $17.8 billion)

  • Congo, Democratic Republic of the

    0.7% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.9% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $570 million)

    0.8% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $520 million)

    0.9% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $550 million)

    1.3% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $650 million)

  • Congo, Republic of the

    3.2% of GDP (2020 est.)

    2.3% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $350 million)

    2.1% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $330 million)

    3.6% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $580 million)

    4.2% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $690 million)

  • Costa Rica

    0.7% of GDP (2020)

    0.7% of GDP (2019) (approximately $630 million)

    0.7% of GDP (2018) (approximately $610 million)

    0.7% of GDP (2017) (approximately $600 million)

    0.7% of GDP (2016) (approximately $580 million)

  • Cote d'Ivoire

    1.1% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.1% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $710 million)

    1.2% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $780 million)

    1.1% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $720 million)

    1.2% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $720 million)

  • Croatia

    2.2% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.7% of GDP (2020)

    1.6% of GDP (2019) (approximately $1.62 billion)

    1.6% of GDP (2018) (approximately $1.52 billion)

    1.7% of GDP (2017) (approximately $1.5 billion)

  • Cuba

    4.2% of GDP (2020 est.)

    3.2% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $5.9 billion)

    2.9% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $5.6 billion)

    2.9% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $5.5 billion)

    3.1% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $5.5 billion)

  • Cyprus

    2% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.8% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.6% of GDP (2019) (approximately $610 million)

    1.8% of GDP (2018) (approximately $650 million)

    1.6% of GDP (2017) (approximately $540 million)

  • Czechia

    1.4% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.3% of GDP (2020)

    1.2% of GDP (2019) (approximately $4.05 billion)

    1.1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $3.8 billion)

    1% of GDP (2017) (approximately $3.4 billion)

  • Denmark

    1.4% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.4% of GDP (2020)

    1.3% of GDP (2019) (approximately $5.02 billion)

    1.3% of GDP (2018) (approximately $4.8 billion)

    1.1% of GDP (2017) (approximately $4.11 billion)

  • Djibouti

    3.5% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $180 million)

    3.5% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $160 million)

    3.3% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $150 million)

    2.7% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $120 million)

    2.5% of GDP (2015 est.) (approximately $110 million)

  • Dominican Republic

    0.8% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.7% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $1.43 billion)

    0.7% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $1.33 billion)

    0.6% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $1.2 billion)

    0.6% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $1.11 billion)

  • Ecuador

    2.3% of GDP (2020 est.)

    2.2% of GDP (2019) (approximately $2.98 billion)

    2.4% of GDP (2018) (approximately $3.14 billion)

    2.4% of GDP (2017) (approximately $3.1 billion)

    2.5% of GDP (2016) (approximately $3.17 billion)

  • Egypt

    1.3% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.3% of GDP (2019) (approximately $15.8 billion)

    1.4% of GDP (2018) (approximately $15.9 billion)

    1.6% of GDP (2017) (approximately $16.7 billion)

    1.8% of GDP (2016) (approximately $17.5 billion)

  • El Salvador

    1.2% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.2% of GDP (2019) (approximately $570 million)

    1.1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $540 million)

    1% of GDP (2017) (approximately $500 million)

    1% of GDP (2016) (approximately $470 million)

  • Equatorial Guinea

    1.5% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $270 million)

    1.1% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $230 million)

    1.1% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $250 million)

    1.2% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $260 million)

    1% of GDP (2015 est.) (approximately $250 million)

  • Eritrea

    10% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $640 million)

    10.2% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $630 million)

    10.3% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $630 million)

    10.4% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $640 million)

    10.6% of GDP (2015 est.) (approximately $600 million)

  • Estonia

    2.2% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2.4% of GDP (2020)

    2% of GDP (2019) (approximately $850 million)

    2% of GDP (2018) (approximately $800 million)

    2% of GDP (2017) (approximately $750 million)

  • Eswatini

    1.8% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.9% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $140 million)

    2.1% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $150 million)

    2.1% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $140 million)

    2.2% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $150 million)

  • Ethiopia

    0.5% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.6% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $970 million)

    0.6% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $950 million)

    0.7% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $930 million)

    0.7% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $870 million)

  • European Union

    1.6% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.4% of GDP (2019)

    1.4% of GDP (2018)

    1.35% of GDP (2017)

    1.3% of GDP (2016)

  • Fiji

    1.5% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.6% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $160 million)

    1.6% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $160 million)

    1.5% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $150 million)

  • Finland

    2% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.5% of GDP (2020)

    1.4% of GDP (2019) (approximately $4.18 billion)

    1.4% of GDP (2018) (approximately $4.02 billion)

    1.3% of GDP (2017) (approximately $3.8 billion)

  • France

    1.9% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2% of GDP (2020)

    1.8% of GDP (2019) (approximately $59.1 billion)

    1.8% of GDP (2018) (approximately $57 billion)

    1.8% of GDP (2017) (approximately $54.4 billion)

  • Gabon

    1.8% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.6% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $450 million)

    1.6% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $440 million)

    1.8% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $480 million)

    1.5% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $400 million)

  • Gambia, The

    0.8% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.8% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $25 million)

    0.7% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $20 million)

    0.7% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $20 million)

    0.8% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $20 million)

  • Gaza Strip

    not available

  • Georgia

    1.7% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.8% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.8% of GDP (2019) (approximately $780 million)

    1.9% of GDP (2018) (approximately $760 million)

    1.9% of GDP (2017) (approximately $750 million)

  • Germany

    1.5% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.5% of GDP (2020)

    1.4% of GDP (2019) (approximately $60.1 billion)

    1.3% of GDP (2018) (approximately $55.4 billion)

    1.2% of GDP (2017) (approximately $53.5 billion)

  • Ghana

    0.4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.4% of GDP (2019) (approximately $360 million)

    0.3% of GDP (2018) (approximately $330 million)

    0.3% of GDP (2017) (approximately $300 million)

    0.3% of GDP (2016) (approximately $300 million)

  • Greece

    3.6% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2.9% of GDP (2020)

    2.3% of GDP (2019) (approximately $7.95 billion)

    2.5% of GDP (2018) (approximately $8.31 billion)

    2.3% of GDP (2017) (approximately $7.56 billion)

  • Guatemala

    0.4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.4% of GDP (2019) (approximately $530 million)

    0.4% of GDP (2018) (approximately $470 million)

    0.4% of GDP (2017) (approximately $460 million)

    0.4% of GDP (2016) (approximately $500 million)

  • Guinea

    1.4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.6% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $270 million)

    1.8% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $280 million)

    1.8% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $260 million)

    1.9% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $240 million)

  • Guinea-Bissau

    1.7% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.9% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $50 million)

    1.7% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $45 million)

    1.7% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $45 million)

    1.6% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $40 million)

  • Guyana

    1.2% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.3% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $95 million)

    1.3% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $85 million)

    1.2% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $80 million)

    1.1% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $75 million)

  • Honduras

    1.6% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.6% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $510 million)

    1.6% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $500 million)

    1.7% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $510 million)

    1.7% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $470 million)

  • Hungary

    1.8% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.8% of GDP (2020)

    1.3% of GDP (2019) (approximately $3.02 billion)

    1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $2.4 billion)

    1.2% of GDP (2017) (approximately $2.21 billion)

  • India

    2.2% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2.6% of GDP (2020 est.)

    2.4% of GDP (2019) (approximately $93.9 billion)

    2.4% of GDP (2018) (approximately $88.2 billion)

    2.4% of GDP (2017) (approximately $83.8 billion)

  • Indonesia

    0.8% of GDP (2021 est.)

    0.8% of GDP (2020)

    0.8% of GDP (2019) (approximately $15.5 billion)

    0.7% of GDP (2018) (approximately $14.5 billion)

    0.9% of GDP (2017) (approximately $15.5 billion)

  • Iran

    2.1% of GDP (2020 est.)

    2.5% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $22.8 billion)

    3.4% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $29.1 billion)

    3.4% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $31.2 billion)

    3.1% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $29.2 billion)

  • Iraq

    4.1% of GDP (2020 est.)

    3.8% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $14.6 billion)

    4.5% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $16 billion)

    6% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $20.4 billion)

    5.6% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $18.5 billion)

  • Ireland

    0.3% of GDP (2021)

    0.3% of GDP (2020)

    0.3% of GDP (2019) (approximately $1.27 billion)

    0.3% of GDP (2018) (approximately $1.25 billion

    0.3% of GDP (2017) (approximately $1.21 billion)

  • Israel

    5% of GDP (2020 est.)

    5.2% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $20 billion)

    5.3% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $19.9 billion)

    5.5% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $19.7 billion)

    5.6% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $19.2 billion)

  • Italy

    1.5% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.6% of GDP (2020)

    1.2% of GDP (2019) (approximately $30.1 billion)

    1.2% of GDP (2018) (approximately $31 billion)

    1.2% of GDP (2017) (approximately $30.1 billion)

  • Jamaica

    1.7% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.6% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $300 million)

    1.4% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $260 million)

    1% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $190 million)

    0.9% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $180 million)

  • Japan

    1% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1% of GDP (2020)

    0.9% of GDP (2019) (approximately $53.4 billion)

    0.9% of GDP (2018) (approximately $53.5 billion)

    0.9% of GDP (2017) (approximately $52.6 billion)

  • Jordan

    5% of GDP (2020 est.)

    5.6% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $5.18 billion)

    5.6% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $5.14 billion)

    5.7% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $5.18 billion)

    5.5% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $4.91 billion)

  • Kazakhstan

    1% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.1% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.1% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $3.6 billion)

    0.9% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $3.06 billion)

    0.8% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $2.85 billion)

  • Kenya

    1.2% of GDP (2020)

    1.2% of GDP (2019) (approximately $1.21 billion)

    1.3% of GDP (2018) (approximately $1.24 billion)

    1.4% of GDP (2017) (approximately $1.19 billion)

    1.4% of GDP (2016) (approximately $1.16 billion)

  • Korea, North

    between 2010 and 2019, military expenditures accounted for an estimated 20-25% of North Korea's GDP annually

  • Korea, South

    2.6% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2.6% of GDP (2020)

    2.7% of GDP (2019) (approximately $58.1 billion)

    2.5% of GDP (2018) (approximately $55.8 billion)

    2.5% of GDP (2017) (approximately $52.5 billion)

  • Kosovo

    0.9% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.1% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.8% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $160 million)

    0.8% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $150 million)

    0.7% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $130 million)

  • Kuwait

    6.3% of GDP (2020 est.)

    5.6% of GDP (2019) (approximately $10.2 billion)

    5.1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $9.25 billion)

    5.6% of GDP (2017) (approximately $10 billion)

    5.9% of GDP (2016) (approximately $10.6 billion)

  • Kyrgyzstan

    2.3% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $410 million)

    2.3% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $400 million)

    2.3% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $390 million)

    2.6% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $380 million)

    2.6% of GDP (2015 est.) (approximately $360 million)

  • Laos

    0.2% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $120 million)

    0.2% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $110 million)

    0.2% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $100 million)

    0.2% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $95 million)

    0.2% of GDP (2015 est.) (approximately $85 million)

  • Latvia

    2.2% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2.2% of GDP (2020)

    2% of GDP (2019) (approximately $920 million)

    2.1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $900 million)

    1.6% of GDP (2017) (approximately $740 million)

  • Lebanon

    3% of GDP (2020 est.)

    4.7% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $3.6 billion)

    5.1% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $4.1 billion)

    4.6% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $3.95 billion)

    5.1% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $4.15 billion)

  • Lesotho

    1.6% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.8% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $60 million)

    2.1% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $65 million)

    2.2% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $70 million)

    1.9% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $65 million)

  • Liberia

    0.5% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.6% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $25 million)

    0.5% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $20 million)

    0.4% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $19 million)

    0.4% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $18 million)

  • Libya

    not available

  • Lithuania

    2% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2.1% of GDP (2020)

    2% of GDP (2019) (approximately $1.7 billion)

    2% of GDP (2018) (approximately $1.59 billion)

    1.7% of GDP (2017) (approximately $1.34 billion)

  • Luxembourg

    0.5% of GDP (2021 est.)

    0.6% of GDP (2020)

    0.5% of GDP (2019) (approximately $420 million)

    0.5% of GDP (2018) (approximately $380 million)

    0.5% of GDP (2017) (approximately $370 million)

  • Madagascar

    0.7% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.5% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $130 million)

    0.5% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $130 million)

    0.5% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $120 million)

    0.5% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $120 million)

  • Malawi

    0.9% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.1% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $90 million)

    0.8% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $70 million)

    0.7% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $60 million)

    0.6% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $50 million)

  • Malaysia

    1% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.1% of GDP (2020)

    1% of GDP (2019) (approximately $7.84 billion)

    1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $7.63 billion)

    1.1% of GDP (2017) (approximately $7.75 billion)

  • Maldives

    not available

  • Mali

    3.4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    3.1% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $630 million)

    3.1% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $600 million)

    3.2% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $600 million)

    2.8% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $500 million)

  • Malta

    0.5% of GDP (2021 est.)

    0.6% of GDP (2020)

    0.5% of GDP (2019) (approximately $110 million)

    0.5% of GDP (2018) (approximately $110 million)

    0.5% of GDP (2017) (approximately $110 million)

  • Mauritania

    2.5% of GDP (2020 est.)

    2.1% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $440 million)

    2.3% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $430 million)

    2.3% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $440 million)

    2.5% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $420 million)

  • Mauritius

    0.2% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.3% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $80 million)

    0.3% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $80 million)

    0.3% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $80 million)

    0.3% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $80 million)

  • Mexico

    0.8% of GDP (2022 est.)

    0.8% of GDP (2021 est.)

    0.6% of GDP (2020)

    0.5% of GDP (2019) (approximately $13.4 billion)

    0.5% of GDP (2018) (approximately $12.5 billion)

  • Moldova

    0.4% of GDP (2021 est.)

    0.4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.4% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $160 million)

    0.4% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $130 million)

    0.4% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $120 million)

  • Mongolia

    0.8% of GDP (2021 est.)

    0.8% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.7% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $240 million)

    0.7% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $240 million)

    0.8% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $110 million)

  • Montenegro

    1.6% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.7% of GDP (2020)

    1.3% of GDP (2019) (approximately $130 million)

    1.4% of GDP (2018) (approximately $120 million)

    1.3% of GDP (2017) (approximately $110 million)

  • Morocco

    4.5% of GDP (2020 est.)

    3.4% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $7.46 billion)

    3.3% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $7.12 billion)

    3.4% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $7.08 billion)

    3.4% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $6.9 billion)

  • Mozambique

    1.1% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.2% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $220 million)

    1.1% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $210 million)

    0.9% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $170 million)

    0.9% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $170 million)

  • Namibia

    3.4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    3.3% of GDP (2019) (approximately $620 million)

    3.4% of GDP (2018) (approximately $640 million)

    3.6% of GDP (2017) (approximately $670 million)

    4.1% of GDP (2016) (approximately $750 million)

  • Nepal

    2.1% of GDP (2019) (approximately $1.1 billion)

    2.3% of GDP (2018) (approximately $1.11 billion)

    2.6% of GDP (2017) (approximately $1.12 billion)

    2.6% of GDP (2016) (approximately $990 million)

    2.4% of GDP (2015) (approximately $950 million)

  • Netherlands

    1.5% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.4% of GDP (2020)

    1.3% of GDP (2019) (approximately $13.6 billion)

    1.2% of GDP (2018) (approximately $12.3 billion)

    1.2% of GDP (2017) (approximately $11.3 billion)

  • New Zealand

    1.3% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.5% of GDP (2020)

    1.4% of GDP (2019) (approximately $3.1 billion)

    1.2% of GDP (2018) (approximately $2.62 billion)

    1.1% of GDP (2017) (approximately $2.43 billion)

  • Nicaragua

    0.6% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.6% of GDP (2019) (approximately $170 million)

    0.6% of GDP (2018) (approximately $180 million)

    0.6% of GDP (2017) (approximately $190 million)

    0.5% of GDP (2016) (approximately $170 million)

  • Niger

    2.1% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.7% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $260 million)

    1.9% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $270 million)

    2% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $270 million)

    1.6% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $210 million)

  • Nigeria

    0.6% of GDP (2020)

    0.5% of GDP (2019) (approximately $3.53 billion)

    0.5% of GDP (2018) (approximately $3.72 billion)

    0.5% of GDP (2017) (approximately $3.42 billion)

    0.4% of GDP (2016) (approximately $3.05 billion)

  • North Macedonia

    1.5% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.3% of GDP (2020)

    1.2% of GDP (2019) (approximately $310 million)

    0.9% of GDP (2018) (approximately $280 million)

    0.9% of GDP (2017) (approximately $250 million)

  • Norway

    1.7% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2% of GDP (2020)

    1.9% of GDP (2019) (approximately $8.66 billion)

    1.7% of GDP (2018) (approximately $8.02 billion)

    1.6% of GDP (2017) (approximately $7.11 billion)

  • Oman

    11% of GDP (2020 est.)

    11.8% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $12.1 billion)

    11.2% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $11.8 billion)

    12.3% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $12.7 billion)

    13.9% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $14.2 billion)

  • Pakistan

    3.8% of GDP (2021 est.)

    4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    4.1% of GDP (2019) (approximately $21.6 billion)

    4.1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $21.6 billion)

    3.8% of GDP (2017) (approximately $19.3 billion)

  • Panama

    1.4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.2% of GDP (2019) (approximately $1.38 billion)

    1.1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $1.33 billion)

    1.2% of GDP (2017) (approximately $1.32 billion)

    1.3% of GDP (2016) (approximately $1.28 billion)

  • Papua New Guinea

    0.4% of GDP (2021 est.)

    0.4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.3% of GDP (2019) (approximately $100 million)

    0.3% of GDP (2018) (approximately $100 million)

    0.3% of GDP (2017) (approximately $110 million)

  • Paraguay

    1% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1% of GDP (2020)

    1% of GDP (2019) (approximately $590 million)

    1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $590 million)

    0.9% of GDP (2017) (approximately $550 million)

  • Peru

    1.2% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.2% of GDP (2019) (approximately $3.87 billion)

    1.2% of GDP (2018) (approximately $3.83 billion)

    1.2% of GDP (2017) (approximately $3.86 billion)

    1.3% of GDP (2016) (approximately $4.06 billion)

  • Philippines

    1.1% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.1% of GDP (2020)

    1.1% of GDP (2019) (approximately $6.19 billion)

    1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $5.31 billion)

    1.3% of GDP (2017) (approximately $6.21 billion)

  • Poland

    2.3% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2.2% of GDP (2020)

    2% of GDP (2019) (approximately $17.5 billion)

    2% of GDP (2018) (approximately $16.8 billion)

    1.9% of GDP (2017) (approximately $14.9 billion)

  • Portugal

    1.6% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.4% of GDP (2020)

    1.4% of GDP (2019) (approximately $4.31 billion)

    1.3% of GDP (2018) (approximately $4.06 billion)

    1.2% of GDP (2017) (approximately $3.62 billion)

  • Qatar

    4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    3.4% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $8.44 billion)

    3.3% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $8.23 billion)

    3.4% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $8.22 billion)

    4.1% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $9.22 billion)

  • Romania

    2% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2% of GDP (2020)

    1.8% of GDP (2019) (approximately $7.47 billion)

    1.8% of GDP (2018) (approximately $6.9 billion)

    1.7% of GDP (2017) (approximately $6.2 billion)

  • Russia

    4% of GDP (2021 est.)

    4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    3.8% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $104 billion)

    3.7% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $100 billion)

    4.2% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $104 billion)

  • Rwanda

    1.3% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.2% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $220 million)

    1.2% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $200 million)

    1.2% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $190 million)

    1.2% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $180 million)

  • Sao Tome and Principe

    Not available

  • Saudi Arabia

    5.7% of GDP (2021 est.)

    7.8% of GDP (2020 est.)

    8.8% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $92.2 billion)

    10% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $103 billion)

    11.1% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $111 billion)

  • Senegal

    1.5% of GDP (2020)

    1.5% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $490 million)

    1.6% of GDP (2018) (approximately $490 million)

    1.5% of GDP (2017) (approximately $430 million)

    1.4% of GDP (2016) (approximately $400 million)

  • Serbia

    1.9% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2% of GDP (2020 est.)

    2.2% of GDP (2019) (approximately $1.83 billion)

    1.6% of GDP (2018) (approximately $1.43 billion)

    1.8% of GDP (2017) (approximately $1.47 billion)

  • Seychelles

    1.6% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.3% of GDP (2019)

    1.4% of GDP (2018)

    1.5% of GDP (2017)

    1.4% of GDP (2016)

  • Sierra Leone

    0.3% of GDP (2020 est.)

    0.3% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $35 million)

    0.3% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $45 million)

    0.3% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $40 million)

    0.4% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $45 million)

  • Singapore

    3.2% of GDP (2021 est.)

    3% of GDP (2020)

    2.9% of GDP (2019) (approximately $15 billion)

    2.9% of GDP (2018) (approximately $14.8 billion)

    3% of GDP (2017) (approximately $14.8 billion)

  • Slovakia

    1.7% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2% of GDP (2020)

    1.7% of GDP (2019) (approximately $2.34 billion)

    1.2% of GDP (2018) (approximately $1.72 billion)

    1.1% of GDP (2017) (approximately $1.51 billion)

  • Slovenia

    1.2% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1% of GDP (2020)

    1.1% of GDP (2019) (approximately $800 million)

    1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $750 million)

    1% of GDP (2017) (approximately $690 million)

  • Somalia

    5.6% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $120 million)

    6% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $120 million)

    5.9% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $110 million)

    6% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $110 million)

    5.9% of GDP (2015 est.) (approximately $110 million)

  • South Africa

    0.8% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.1% of GDP (2020)

    1% of GDP (2019) (approximately $4.84 billion)

    1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $4.86 billion)

    1% of GDP (2017) (approximately $5.04 billion)

  • South Sudan

    2.3% of GDP (2020 est.)

    3.1% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $1.62 billion)

    3.2% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $1.54 billion)

    2.1% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $660 million)

    4.4% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $1.0 billion)

  • Spain

    1% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1% of GDP (2020)

    0.9% of GDP (2019) (approximately $16.8 billion)

    0.9% of GDP (2018) (approximately $16.7 billion)

    0.9% of GDP (2017) (approximately $15.9 billion)

  • Sri Lanka

    1.9% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2% of GDP (2020 est.)

    2% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $5.9 billion)

    1.9% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $5.6 billion)

    2.2% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $6.07 billion)

  • Sudan

    2.4% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $2.08 billion)

    2% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $2.08 billion)

    3.6% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $2.75 billion)

    2.9% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $2.55 billion)

    2.4% of GDP (2015 est.) (approximately $2.64 billion)

    note - many defense expenditures are probably off-budget

  • Suriname

    1.2% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $100 million)

    1.1% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $95 million)

    1.1% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $95 million)

    1.2% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $85 million)

    1.4% of GDP (2015 est.) (approximately $110 million)

  • Sweden

    1.3% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.2% of GDP (2020)

    1.1% of GDP (2019) (approximately $6.78 billion)

    1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $6.26 billion)

    1% of GDP (2017) (approximately $6.04 billion)

  • Switzerland

    0.7% of GDP (2021 est.)

    0.8% of GDP (2020)

    0.7% of GDP (2019) (approximately $5.26 billion)

    0.7% of GDP (2018) (approximately $4.72 billion)

    0.7% of GDP (2017) (approximately $4.67 billion)

  • Syria

    6.5% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $2.9 billion)

    6.7% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $2.8 billion)

    6.8% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $2.7 billion)

    6.9% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $2.85 billion)

    7.2% of GDP (2015 est.) (approximately $3.3 billion)

  • Taiwan

    2.1% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2.1% of GDP (2020)

    1.8% of GDP (2019) (approximately $23.6 billion)

    1.7% of GDP (2018) (approximately $21.9 billion)

    1.8% of GDP (2017) (approximately $22.1 billion)

  • Tajikistan

    2.1% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $360 million)

    2.1% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $350 million)

    2.2% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $330 million)

    2.2% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $320 million)

    2.2% of GDP (2015 est.) (approximately $310 million)

  • Tanzania

    1.2% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.1% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $810 million)

    1.2% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $800 million)

    1% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $690 million)

    1.1% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $690 million)

  • Thailand

    1.3% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.4% of GDP (2020)

    1.3% of GDP (2019) (approximately $14.6 billion)

    1.3% of GDP (2018) (approximately $14.2 billion)

    1.4% of GDP (2017) (approximately $13.8 billion)

  • Timor-Leste

    1.8% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.8% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.7% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $45 million)

    1.3% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $30 million)

    1.6% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $35 million)

  • Togo

    2% of GDP (2020 est.)

    2.6% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $190 million)

    1.9% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $140 million)

    1.9% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $130 million)

    1.8% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $120 million)

  • Tonga

    2.1% of GDP (2020 est.) (approximately $10 million)

    2.4% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $12 million)

    1.5% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $7.1 million)

    2.1% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $10 million)

    1.7% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $7.6 million)

  • Trinidad and Tobago

    1% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $350 million)

    1% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $340 million)

    1.3% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $420 million)

    1.4% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $460 million)

  • Tunisia

    2.9% of GDP (2020 est.)

    3.8% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $2.81 billion)

    3.9% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $2.84 billion)

    4% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $2.81 billion)

    4.4% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $2.95 billion)

  • Turkey

    1.6% of GDP (2021 est.)

    1.9% of GDP (2020)

    1.9% of GDP (2019) (approximately $36.3 billion)

    1.8% of GDP (2018) (approximately $37.2 billion)

    1.5% of GDP (2017) (approximately $32.8 billion)

  • Turkmenistan

    1.9% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $1.54 billion)

    1.8% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $1.45 billion)

    1.8% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $1.32 billion)

    1.8% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $1.3 billion)

    1.5% of GDP (2015 est.) (approximately $1.1 billion)

  • Uganda

    2.5% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.7% of GDP (2019) (approximately $870 million)

    1.2% of GDP (2018) (approximately $640 million)

    1.2% of GDP (2017) (approximately $610 million)

    1.3% of GDP (2016) (approximately $620 million)

  • Ukraine

    4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    3.4% of GDP (2019) (approximately $9.7 billion)

    3.1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $8.87 billion)

    3.1% of GDP (2017) (approximately $8.54 billion)

    3.6% of GDP (2016) (approximately $8.53 billion)

  • United Arab Emirates

    5.6% of GDP (2020 est.)

    5.4% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $29 billion)

    5.5% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $28.7 billion)

    5.2% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $26.9 billion)

    6% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $30 billion)

  • United Kingdom

    2.5% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2.3% of GDP (2020)

    2.1% of GDP (2019) (approximately $68.4 billion)

    2.1% of GDP (2018) (approximately $67.8 billion)

    2.1% of GDP (2017) (approximately $65.9 billion)

  • United States

    3.6% of GDP (2021 est.)

    3.7% of GDP (2020)

    3.4% of GDP (2019) (approximately $730 billion)

    3.3% of GDP (2018) (approximately $685 billion)

    3.3% of GDP (2017) (approximately $671 billion)

  • Uruguay

    2.3% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2% of GDP (2020 est.)

    2.1% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $1.47 billion)

    2.1% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $1.51 billion)

    2% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $1.38 billion)

  • Uzbekistan

    2.8% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $3 billion)

    2.9% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $2.88 billion)

    2.7% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $2.65 billion)

    2.5% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $2.49 billion)

    2.5% of GDP (2015 est.) (approximately $2.4 billion)

  • Venezuela

    5.2% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $7.5 billion)

    4.4% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $9.9 billion)

    2.9% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $8.5 billion)

    2.2% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $7.7 billion)

    1.8% of GDP (2015 est.) (approximately $9.3 billion)

  • Vietnam

    2.4% of GDP (2021 est.)

    2.4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    2.3% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $11.2 billion)

    2.3% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $10.5 billion)

    2.3% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $9.85 billion)

  • West Bank

    not available

  • World

    2.4% of GDP (2020 est.)

    2.2% of GDP (2019 est.)

    2.2% of GDP (2018 est.)

    2.2% of GDP (2017 est.)

    2.25% of GDP (2016 est.)

  • Yemen

    prior to the start of the civil war, annual military expenditures were approximately 4-5% of Yemen's GDP 

  • Zambia

    1.3% of GDP (2020 est.)

    1.3% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $450 million)

    1.4% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $470 million)

    1.3% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $420 million)

    1.5% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $450 million)

  • Zimbabwe

    2.6% of GDP (2019 est.) (approximately $650 million)

    1.7% of GDP (2018 est.) (approximately $510 million)

    1.5% of GDP (2017 est.) (approximately $450 million)

    1.8% of GDP (2016 est.) (approximately $480 million)

    1.9% of GDP (2015 est.) (approximately $490 million)