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Transport > Maritime > Arms exports > Constant 1990 US$ per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Arms exports (constant 1990 US$). Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licenses. Data cover major conventional weapons such as aircraft, armored vehicles, artillery, radar systems, missiles, and ships designed for military use. Excluded are transfers of other military equipment such as small arms and light weapons, trucks, small artillery, ammunition, support equipment, technology transfers, and other services. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Aruba $216.36 1996
2 Israel $67.40 2012
3 Brunei $59.04 2011
4 Kuwait $57.48 1998
5 Russia $55.76 2012
6 Sweden $52.12 2012
7 Cyprus $49.24 1996
8 Netherlands $45.33 2012
9 Norway $33.67 2012
10 Ukraine $29.48 2012
11 Montenegro $29.03 2010
12 United States $27.91 2012
13 Switzerland $26.26 2012
14 Malta $24.92 2004
15 Iceland $18.96 1993
16 France $17.34 2012
17 New Zealand $16.92 2012
18 Republic of Macedonia $16.06 1992
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) $15.88 2012
19 Spain $15.58 2012
20 Germany $14.57 2012
21 Singapore $14.31 2012
22 Italy $13.90 2012
23 United Kingdom $13.65 2012
24 Lebanon $12.80 2002
25 European Union $12.61 2012
26 Finland $11.45 2012
27 Canada $7.91 2012
28 Uzbekistan $7.12 2011
29 Belarus $6.23 2011
30 Qatar $6.20 2006
31 Chile $5.94 2008
32 Estonia $5.65 1996
33 Ireland $5.45 2012
34 Yemen $5.09 1986
35 Romania $5.06 2012
36 Libya $4.64 2010
37 Denmark $4.11 2012
38 Georgia $3.94 2004
39 Chad $3.70 1987
40 South Korea $3.66 2012
41 Bosnia and Herzegovina $3.65 2011
42 Poland $3.63 2012
43 Australia $3.31 2012
44 Latvia $3.17 1994
45 Moldova $3.09 2011
46 Bahrain $2.86 2001
47 South Africa $2.83 2012
48 Guyana $2.65 1976
49 Kyrgyzstan $2.63 2008
50 Saudi Arabia $2.09 2011
51 Greece $2.06 2006
52 Botswana $2.00 2012
53 Jordan $1.90 2012
54 Belgium $1.88 2012
55 Gabon $1.60 1973
56 Slovakia $1.48 2008
57 Venezuela $1.40 2009
58 China $1.32 2012
59 Iraq $1.17 1989
60 Nicaragua $1.07 1995
61 Austria $1.06 2012
62 Luxembourg $1.04 2007
63 Panama $1.03 1979
64 Syria $0.93 2010
65 Hungary $0.90 2007
66 Ghana $0.89 2005
67 Lithuania $0.86 2002
68 North Korea $0.82 2009
69 Cuba $0.81 1980
70 Czech Republic $0.76 2012
71 Turkey $0.72 2012
72 Senegal $0.60 1976
73 Croatia $0.45 2000
74 Sri Lanka $0.43 1998
75 Bulgaria $0.41 2012
76 Oman $0.40 2005
77 Kazakhstan $0.39 2006
78 United Arab Emirates $0.34 2011
79 Zimbabwe $0.32 2001
80 Morocco $0.32 1978
81 Japan $0.31 2007
82 Algeria $0.31 1980
83 Uruguay $0.30 2000
84 Ethiopia $0.28 1997
85 Zambia $0.25 1990
86 Sudan $0.23 1986
87 El Salvador $0.18 1991
88 Peru $0.18 2004
89 Cote d'Ivoire $0.18 1971
90 Vietnam $0.17 2006
91 Brazil $0.16 2012
92 Albania $0.16 2011
93 Serbia $0.14 2012
94 Angola $0.13 2002
95 Eritrea $0.13 1999
96 Colombia $0.12 2002
97 Costa Rica $0.11 2008
98 Thailand $0.11 2004
99 Niger $0.10 1973
100 Mozambique $0.09 1977
101 Malawi $0.09 2000
102 Cambodia $0.08 2000
103 Egypt $0.08 1997
104 Kenya $0.08 1993
105 Afghanistan $0.07 1992
106 Uganda $0.06 1968
107 Portugal $0.05 2012
108 Philippines $0.05 2007
109 Democratic Republic of the Congo $0.04 1979
110 Nigeria $0.03 1990
111 Argentina $0.02 2011
112 Bangladesh $0.02 1984
113 Malaysia $0.02 2009
114 Indonesia $0.02 2011
115 Iran $0.01 2012
116 Pakistan $0.01 2008
117 India $0.00 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by Transport > Maritime > Arms exports > Constant 1990 US$ per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Yearbook: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security. 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/Transport/Maritime/Arms-exports/Constant-1990-US$-per-capita

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