Per capita defense expenditure of the United States from 1990 to 2015 (in U.S. dollars)

This graph shows the defense expenditures of the United States per capita from 1990 to 2015. In 2014, around 1,917 U.S. dollars per capita were spent on military causes by the United States.


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YearPer capita expenditure in U.S. dollars
1995 1,535
2000 1,399
2005 1,914
2010 2,325
2011 2,324
2012 2,182
2013 2,036
2014 1,917
2015* 1,864
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