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Military > Conventional arms > Exports > Per $ GDP: 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). Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1,000 $ gross domestic product..

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 RussiaRussia 4.4 per $1,000 1990
2 UzbekistanUzbekistan 3.57 per $1,000 1990
3 JordanJordan 2.82 per $1,000 1990
4 IsraelIsrael 2.19 per $1,000 1990
5 UkraineUkraine 1.51 per $1,000 1990
6 GeorgiaGeorgia 1.38 per $1,000 1990
7 MaltaMalta 1.38 per $1,000 1990
8 FranceFrance 1.22 per $1,000 1990
9 SwedenSweden 1.02 per $1,000 1990
10 BelarusBelarus 0.709 per $1,000 1990
11 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 0.611 per $1,000 1990
12 SingaporeSingapore 0.579 per $1,000 1990
13 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 0.553 per $1,000 1990
14 CanadaCanada 0.531 per $1,000 1990
15 United StatesUnited States 0.464 per $1,000 1990
16 NetherlandsNetherlands 0.439 per $1,000 1990
17 NorwayNorway 0.279 per $1,000 1990
18 PolandPoland 0.186 per $1,000 1990
19 ItalyItaly 0.162 per $1,000 1990
20 FinlandFinland 0.112 per $1,000 1990
21 AustraliaAustralia 0.085 per $1,000 1990
22 SpainSpain 0.08 per $1,000 1990
23 South AfricaSouth Africa 0.071 per $1,000 1990
24 BrazilBrazil 0.067 per $1,000 1990
25 IndonesiaIndonesia 0.06 per $1,000 1990
26 South KoreaSouth Korea 0.054 per $1,000 1990
27 United Arab EmiratesUAE 0.047 per $1,000 1990
28 KazakhstanKazakhstan 0.042 per $1,000 1990
29 TurkeyTurkey 0.035 per $1,000 1990
30 DenmarkDenmark 0.034 per $1,000 1990
31 PeruPeru 0.032 per $1,000 1990
32 PakistanPakistan 0.029 per $1,000 1990
33 ChinaChina 0.017 per $1,000 1990
34 New ZealandNew Zealand 0.011 per $1,000 1990
35 ThailandThailand 0.01 per $1,000 1990
36 VenezuelaVenezuela 0.007 per $1,000 1990
37 IndiaIndia 0.007 per $1,000 1990
38 AustriaAustria 0.004 per $1,000 1990
39 IranIran 0.002 per $1,000 1990

Citation

"All countries compared for Military > Conventional arms > Exports (per $ GDP)", SIPRI (Stockholm International Peace Research Institute). 2005. SIPRI Arms Transfers. Database. February. Stockholm. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Military/Conventional-arms/Exports/Per-$-GDP

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