Share of world military expenditure of the 15 states with the highest military expenditure 2017

Share of world military expenditure of the 15 states with the highest spending 2017 The statistic shows the share of the 15 countries with the highest military spending of military spending worldwide in 2017. In 2017, the military spending of the United States accounted for 35 percent of the total military spending worldwide.
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Share of global military spending
USA35%
Other countries20%
China13%
Saudi Arabia4%
Russia3.8%
India3.7%
France3.3%
United Kingdom2.7%
Japan2.6%
Germany2.5%
South Korea2.3%
Brazil1.7%
Italy1.7%
Australia1.6%
Canada1.2%
Turkey1%
Share of global military spending
USA35%
Other countries20%
China13%
Saudi Arabia4%
Russia3.8%
India3.7%
France3.3%
United Kingdom2.7%
Japan2.6%
Germany2.5%
South Korea2.3%
Brazil1.7%
Italy1.7%
Australia1.6%
Canada1.2%
Turkey1%
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The statistic shows the share of the 15 countries with the highest military spending of military spending worldwide in 2017. In 2017, the military spending of the United States accounted for 35 percent of the total military spending worldwide.
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Release date
May 2018
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
2017
Supplementary notes
In 2017, world military expenditures amounted to a total of around 1.74 trillion U.S. dollars.

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