This article is a list of countries by military expenditure, the amount spent by a
nation on its military in a given year. Military expenditure figures are presented in
Apr 24, 2014 ... The Defense Spending Budget value indicates funds allotted to the maintenance
and strengthening of a standing military. Not all included ...
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US and world military spending and budgets are very high, almost back to Cold
Military expenditures data from SIPRI are derived from the NATO definition, which
includes all current and capital expenditures on the armed forces, including ...
Jul 12, 2014 ... Global military spending continued to decline last year. ... Based on SIPRI's 2013
data, these are the countries with the largest military budgets.
Apr 14, 2014 ... (Stockholm, 14 April 2014) World military expenditure totalled $1.75 trillion in
2013, a fall of 1.9 per cent in real terms since 2012, according to ...
The SIPRI Military Expenditure Database contains consistent time series on the
military spending of 171 countries since 1988, and of NATO member states from
Apr 13, 2014 ... We currently spend more on defense than the next 8 countries combined.
Defense spending accounts for about 20 percent of all federal ...
Apr 24, 2013 ... In 2012, the most recent year for which complete data is available, the U.S.
approved $645.7 billion in defense budget authority (fiscal year ...
Jul 10, 2014 ... Global military spending continued to decline last year. Although arms
expenditure has actually increased in much of the world, military ...