http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_milita... - 8 hours ago
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
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 ...
http://www.globalissues.org/article/75/world-military-s... - 17 hours ago
US and world military spending and budgets are very high, almost back to Cold
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 ...
Policymakers are currently debating the appropriate level of U.S. military
spending given increasingly constrained budgets and the winding down of wars
in Iraq ...
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 ...
Jul 12, 2014 ... In amounts of money spent, one country is far above the rest in military spending.
Mar 12, 2015 ... They are based on the NATO definition of defence expenditure. In view of the
differences between this and national definitions, the figures ...