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Emerging markets Compared by Military > Conventional arms imports > Per $ GDP

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). Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1,000 $ gross domestic product.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Romania 1.61 per $1,000 1990
2 Malaysia 1.21 per $1,000 1990
3 Pakistan 0.99 per $1,000 1990
4 Turkey 0.822 per $1,000 1990
5 India 0.716 per $1,000 1990
6 Lithuania 0.685 per $1,000 1990
7 Poland 0.553 per $1,000 1990
8 Latvia 0.528 per $1,000 1990
9 China 0.308 per $1,000 1990
10 Argentina 0.267 per $1,000 1990
11 Mexico 0.263 per $1,000 1990
12 Estonia 0.26 per $1,000 1990
13 Chile 0.254 per $1,000 1990
14 Thailand 0.2 per $1,000 1990
15 Bulgaria 0.195 per $1,000 1990
16 Philippines 0.137 per $1,000 1990
17 Indonesia 0.103 per $1,000 1990
18 Hungary 0.1 per $1,000 1990
19 Ukraine 0.097 per $1,000 1990
20 Peru 0.09 per $1,000 1990
21 Venezuela 0.083 per $1,000 1990
22 Colombia 0.06 per $1,000 1990
23 Brazil 0.025 per $1,000 1990
24 South Africa 0.016 per $1,000 1990

Citation

"Countries Compared by Military > Conventional arms imports > Per $ GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", 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/group-stats/Emerging-markets/Military/Conventional-arms-imports/Per-$-GDP

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