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Non-religious countries 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 Vietnam 1.09 per $1,000 1990
2 Turkey 0.822 per $1,000 1990
3 Australia 0.546 per $1,000 1990
4 Netherlands 0.38 per $1,000 1990
5 Canada 0.332 per $1,000 1990
6 China 0.308 per $1,000 1990
7 Austria 0.18 per $1,000 1990
8 Czech Republic 0.105 per $1,000 1990
9 Japan 0.052 per $1,000 1990
=10 France 0.051 per $1,000 1990
=10 Sweden 0.051 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/Non--religious-countries/Military/Conventional-arms-imports/Per-$-GDP

Non-religious countries Compared by Military > Conventional arms imports > Per $ GDP

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