List of countries by military expenditures per capita

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This article is a list of countries by military expenditure per capita, the amount spent by a nation on its military per capita in a given year. This list is sourced from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute for the year 2009.[1][2]

Per capita spending[edit]

Rank Country Year US dollars
1  United States 2009 2,141
2  Israel 2009 1,882
3  Singapore 2008 1,593
4  Saudi Arabia 2009 1,524
5  Kuwait 2009 1,289
6  Norway 2009 1,245
7  Greece 2009 1,230
8  France 2009 977
9  United Kingdom 2009 940
10  Bahrain 2009 912
11  Australia 2009 893
12  Brunei 2009 866
13  Luxembourg 2009 809
14  Denmark 2009 804
15  Netherlands 2009 759
16  Finland 2009 702
17  Sweden 2009 657
18  Italy 2009 593
19  Canada 2009 560
20  Germany 2009 558
21   Switzerland 2009 526
22  Belgium 2009 525
23  South Korea 2009 493
24  Russia 2009 430
25  Japan 2009 401
26  Spain 2009 398
27  Poland 2009 285
28  Turkey 2009 244
29  Georgia 2009 151
30  Brazil 2009 142
31  South Africa 2009 79
32  China 2009 75
33  Argentina 2009 65
34  Mexico 2009 49
35  India 2009 31
36  Pakistan 2009 28

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The SIPRI Military Expenditure Database
  2. ^ The 15 countries with the highest military expenditure in 2009