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Military > Arms trade > Arms imports, top countries per million people: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Compares the world's largest arms importers, in millions of US Dollars. Data corresponds to the year 2010, and was compiled by SIPRI (Stockholm International Peace Research Institute), a think tank dedicated to the research of conflict, armaments, arms control and disarmament in the world, with presence in Stockholm, Beijing and Washington DC. For more comprehensive statistics, visit the intitute's databases section. Figures expressed per million people for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Singapore 212.34 2010
2 Saudi Arabia 94.65 2010
3 Australia 76 2010
4 Greece 62.17 2010
5 United Arab Emirates 58.4 2010
6 Norway 41.93 2010
7 South Korea 22.89 2010
8 Algeria 21.34 2010
9 Malaysia 14.54 2010
10 Turkey 6.49 2010
11 Pakistan 4.55 2010
12 United States 2.89 2010
13 India 2.77 2010
14 Indonesia 0.823 2010
15 China 0.418 2010

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"All countries compared for Military > Arms trade > Arms imports, top countries per million people", http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arms_industry#World.27s_largest_arms_importers
http://www.sipri.org/googlemaps/2013_of_at_top_20_imp_map.html
, The Top 20 Arms Importers, 2008 –2012. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Military/Arms-trade/Arms-imports,-top-countries-per-million-people

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