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Former Spanish colonies Compared by Military > Expenditures > Percent of GDP

DEFINITION: Current military expenditures as an estimated percent of gross domestic product (GDP).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 El Salvador 5% 2006
2 Cuba 3.8% 2006
3 Colombia 3.4% 2005
4 Ecuador 2.8% 2006
5 Chile 2.7% 2006
6 Venezuela 2% 2006
7 Bolivia 1.9% 2006
8 Uruguay 1.6% 2006
9 Peru 1.5% 2006
10 Argentina 1.3% 2005
11 Philippines 1.1% 2006
=12 Panama 1% 2006
=12 Paraguay 1% 2006
14 Dominican Republic 0.8% 2006
=15 Nicaragua 0.6% 2006
=15 Honduras 0.6% 2006
17 Mexico 0.5% 2006
=18 Guatemala 0.4% 2006
=18 Costa Rica 0.4% 2006
20 Equatorial Guinea 0.1% 2006

Citation

"Countries Compared by Military > Expenditures > Percent of GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-Spanish-colonies/Military/Expenditures/Percent-of-GDP

Former Spanish colonies Compared by Military > Expenditures > Percent of GDP

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Interesting observations about Military > Expenditures > Percent of GDP

  • Oman ranked first for expenditures > percent of GDP amongst Hot countries in 2005.
  • Eritrea ranked first for expenditures > percent of GDP amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2006.
  • Iraq ranked first for expenditures > percent of GDP amongst Failed states in 2006.
  • Qatar ranked first for expenditures > percent of GDP amongst Former British colonies in 2005.
  • North Korea ranked first for expenditures > percent of GDP globally in 2003.
  • El Salvador ranked first for expenditures > percent of GDP amongst Former Spanish colonies in 2006.
  • Saudi Arabia ranked third for expenditures > percent of GDP amongst Muslim countries in 2005.
  • Syria ranked first for expenditures > percent of GDP amongst Former French colonies in 2005.
  • Burundi ranked second for expenditures > percent of GDP amongst Christian countries in 2006.
  • Cuba ranked second for expenditures > percent of GDP amongst Latin America and Caribbean in 2006.
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