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Emerging markets Compared by Military > Conventional arms imports per capita

DEFINITION: Conventional arms transfers (1990 prices) - Imports (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 Malaysia $15.21 1990
2 Romania $11.90 1990
3 Lithuania $8.38 1990
4 Turkey $7.74 1990
5 Poland $6.72 1990
6 Latvia $5.26 1990
7 Argentina $3.95 1990
8 Chile $3.25 1990
9 Estonia $3.19 1990
10 Pakistan $3.10 1990
11 Mexico $3.08 1990
12 India $2.73 1990
13 China $1.97 1990
14 Thailand $1.86 1990
15 Hungary $1.45 1990
16 Bulgaria $1.38 1990
17 Philippines $0.95 1990
18 Peru $0.64 1990
19 Venezuela $0.61 1990
20 Ukraine $0.56 1990
21 Colombia $0.51 1990
22 Indonesia $0.48 1990
23 Brazil $0.25 1990
24 South Africa $0.23 1990

Citation

"Countries Compared by Military > Conventional arms imports 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/group-stats/Emerging-markets/Military/Conventional-arms-imports-per-capita

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