Defense spending as share of GDP in the United Kingdom (UK) 1991-2018

Public sector expenditure on defense as a share of GDP in the United Kingdom (UK) from 1991/1992 to 2017/2018

Defense spending as share of GDP in the United Kingdom (UK) 1991-2018 This statistic shows public sector expenditure on defense as a percentage of GDP in the United Kingdom (UK) from 1991/1992 to 2017/2018. From 2015 to 2018 defense spending was at its lowest level (1.9 percent) in terms of GDP share of this 26 year period. The highest level was in 1991/1992.
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Public sector expenditure on defense as a share of GDP in the United Kingdom (UK) from 1991/1992 to 2017/2018

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Expenditure as share of GDP
2017/18 1.9%
2016/17 1.9%
2015/16 1.9%
2014/15 2%
2013/14 2.1%
2012/13 2.2%
2011/12 2.4%
2010/11 2.5%
2009/10 2.5%
2008/09 2.4%
2007/08 2.2%
2006/07 2.2%
2005/06 2.2%
2004/05 2.3%
2003/04 2.3%
2002/03 2.3%
2001/02 2.2%
2000/012.4%
1999/002.4%
1998/992.5%
1997/982.3%
1996/972.4%
1995/962.6%
1994/952.9%
1993/943.1%
1992/933.3%
1991/923.5%
Expenditure as share of GDP
2017/18 1.9%
2016/17 1.9%
2015/16 1.9%
2014/15 2%
2013/14 2.1%
2012/13 2.2%
2011/12 2.4%
2010/11 2.5%
2009/10 2.5%
2008/09 2.4%
2007/08 2.2%
2006/07 2.2%
2005/06 2.2%
2004/05 2.3%
2003/04 2.3%
2002/03 2.3%
2001/02 2.2%
2000/012.4%
1999/002.4%
1998/992.5%
1997/982.3%
1996/972.4%
1995/962.6%
1994/952.9%
1993/943.1%
1992/933.3%
1991/923.5%
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This statistic shows public sector expenditure on defense as a percentage of GDP in the United Kingdom (UK) from 1991/1992 to 2017/2018. From 2015 to 2018 defense spending was at its lowest level (1.9 percent) in terms of GDP share of this 26 year period. The highest level was in 1991/1992.
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