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Group of 7 countries (G7) 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 Canada 0.332 per $1,000 1990
2 Italy 0.197 per $1,000 1990
3 United Kingdom 0.096 per $1,000 1990
4 Japan 0.052 per $1,000 1990
5 France 0.051 per $1,000 1990
6 United States 0.045 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/Group-of-7-countries-(G7)/Military/Conventional-arms-imports/Per-$-GDP

Group of 7 countries (G7) Compared by Military > Conventional arms imports > Per $ GDP

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