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Military > Conventional arms > Exports per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Conventional arms transfers (1990 prices) - Exports (US$ millions) Refers to the voluntary transfer by the supplier (and thus excludes captured weapons and weapons obtained through defectors) of weapons with a military purpose destined for the armed forces, paramilitary forces or intelligence agencies of another country. These include major conventional weapons or systems in six categories: ships, aircraft, missiles, artillery, armoured vehicles and guidance and radar systems (excluded are trucks, services, ammunition, small arms, support items, components and component technology and towed or naval artillery under 100-millimetre calibre). Figures expressed per capita for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Israel $60.73 1990
2 Russia $41.79 1990
3 France $36.33 1990
4 Sweden $30.38 1990
5 Malta $28.24 1990
6 Singapore $22.97 1990
7 Switzerland $22.93 1990
8 Jordan $22.71 1990
9 United States $21.84 1990
10 Canada $19.54 1990
11 United Kingdom $17.21 1990
12 Netherlands $14.11 1990
13 Norway $12.02 1990
14 Ukraine $8.71 1990
15 Uzbekistan $8.29 1990
16 Belarus $4.91 1990
17 Italy $4.60 1990
18 Georgia $4.16 1990
19 Finland $3.41 1990
20 Australia $3.05 1990
21 Poland $2.26 1990
22 Spain $1.93 1990
23 United Arab Emirates $1.66 1990
24 Denmark $1.17 1990
25 South Korea $1.17 1990
26 South Africa $0.99 1990
27 Brazil $0.67 1990
28 Turkey $0.33 1990
29 Kazakhstan $0.31 1990
30 New Zealand $0.30 1990
31 Indonesia $0.28 1990
32 Peru $0.23 1990
33 Austria $0.13 1990
34 China $0.11 1990
35 Pakistan $0.09 1990
36 Thailand $0.09 1990
37 Venezuela $0.05 1990
38 India $0.03 1990
39 Iran $0.02 1990

Citation

"Countries Compared by Military > Conventional arms > Exports per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", SIPRI (Stockholm International Peace Research Institute). 2005. SIPRI Arms Transfers. Database. February. Stockholm. 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/Conventional-arms/Exports-per-capita

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