Per capita defense expenditure of the United States from 1990 to 2013 (in U.S. dollars)

This graph shows the defense expenditures of the United States per capita from 1990 to 2013. 2,264 U.S. dollars per capita were spent on military causes by the United States in 2010.


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YearPer capita expenditure in U.S. dollars
1990 1,849
1995 1,363
2000 1,243
2005 1,701
2009 2,245
2010 2,264
2011 2,062
2012 2,000
2013* 1,946
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