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High income OECD countries Compared by Military > Arms imports > Constant 1990 US$

DEFINITION: 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Israel 1.42 billion constant 1990 US$ 2005
2 Greece 1.11 billion constant 1990 US$ 2005
3 Czech Republic 630 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
4 South Korea 544 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
5 Chile 456 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
6 Portugal 406 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
7 Australia 396 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
8 United States 387 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
9 Spain 281 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
10 Japan 250 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
11 Italy 224 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
12 Germany 216 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
13 Switzerland 144 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
14 Netherlands 129 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
15 Canada 112 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
16 Sweden 104 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
17 Poland 96 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
18 United Kingdom 94 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
19 Denmark 78 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
20 Finland 77 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
21 Slovakia 27 million constant 1990 US$ 2002
22 Austria 21 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
23 Belgium 17 million constant 1990 US$ 2004
24 Estonia 10 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
25 Norway 9 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
26 New Zealand 8 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
27 Ireland 4 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
28 France 3 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
29 Slovenia 2 million constant 1990 US$ 2005
30 Luxembourg 1,000,000 constant 1990 US$ 2003

Citation

"Countries Compared by Military > Arms imports > Constant 1990 US$. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/High-income-OECD-countries/Military/Arms-imports/Constant-1990-US$

High income OECD countries Compared by Military > Arms imports > Constant 1990 US$

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Interesting observations about Military > Arms imports > Constant 1990 US$

  • Israel ranked first for arms imports > constant 1990 US$ amongst High income OECD countries in 2005.
  • China ranked first for arms imports > constant 1990 US$ amongst Emerging markets in 2005.
  • Greece ranked first for arms imports > constant 1990 US$ amongst European Union in 2005.
  • United States ranked first for arms imports > constant 1990 US$ amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2005.
  • United Arab Emirates ranked first for arms imports > constant 1990 US$ amongst Muslim countries in 2005.
  • Turkey ranked second for arms imports > constant 1990 US$ amongst NATO countries in 2005.
  • India ranked first for arms imports > constant 1990 US$ amongst Hot countries in 2005.
  • Chile ranked first for arms imports > constant 1990 US$ amongst Catholic countries in 2005.
  • France ranked last for arms imports > constant 1990 US$ amongst Non-religious countries in 2005.
  • South Africa ranked second for arms imports > constant 1990 US$ amongst Christian countries in 2005.
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