U.S. military spending from 2000 to 2016 (in billion U.S. dollars)

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Military spending in billion U.S. dollars
2000301.7
2001312.74
2002356.72
2003415.22
2004464.68
2005503.35
2006527.66
2007556.96
2008621.13
2009668.57
2010698.18
2011711.34
2012684.78
2013639.7
2014609.91
2015596.02
2016611.19

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The statistic shows the U.S. military spending in the years 2000 to 2016. In 2016, the U.S. military spending amounted to 611 billion U.S. dollars. The United States is leading the world ranking in military spending by far, with China on second place with military spending of about 215 billion U.S. dollars.
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Release date
April 2017
Region
United States
Survey time period
2000-2016
Supplementary notes
The information refers to the value of the dollar by 2011. All figures refer to the fiscal year (October 1 last year to 30 September of the year indicated).
Values were rounded to a better understanding of the statistic.

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