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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
A military budget (or military expenditure), also known as a defense budget, is the
amount of financial resources dedicated by a nation to raising and maintaining ...
Feb 17, 2015 ... The Defense Spending Budget value indicates funds allotted to the maintenance
and strengthening of a standing military. Not all included ...
Military expenditures data from SIPRI are derived from the NATO definition, which
includes all current and capital expenditures on the armed forces, including ...
We currently spend more on defense than the next 7 countries combined.
Defense spending accounts for almost 20 percent of all federal spending —
nearly as ...
Jun 25, 2015 ... No country worldwide comes close to matching the United States in military
expenditure. In 2014, US military spending reached $571 billion, ...
The SIPRI Military Expenditure Database contains consistent time series on the
military spending of 171 countries since 1988, and of NATO member states from
Jul 10, 2014 ... Global military spending continued to decline last year. Although arms
expenditure has actually increased in much of the world, military ...
Apr 20, 2015 ... Despite a decline in military spending since 2010, U.S. defense expenditures are
still 45 percent higher than they were before the 9/11 terror ...
Policymakers are currently debating the appropriate level of U.S. military
spending given increasingly constrained budgets and the winding down of wars
in Iraq ...