Military - Finland



TopicValue
Military expenditure as % of GDP (% of GDP)1.26962464395197
Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force)0.919226467250902
Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure (% of central government expenditure)3.06053194350181
Value & RankThe Military expenditure as % of GDP of Finland is 1.27 (% of GDP) with a global rank of 101.
Finland compared to other CountriesThe Military expenditure as % of GDP of Finland is similar to that of Gabon, Trinidad and Tobago, Albania, Netherlands, Philippines, Kazakhstan, Honduras, Macedonia, Venezuela, Slovenia with a respective Military expenditure as % of GDP of 1.32, 1.31, 1.30, 1.29, 1.28, 1.25, 1.24, 1.24, 1.21, 1.19 (% of GDP) and a global rank of 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106.Last 10 years averageFinland had an average Military expenditure as % of GDP of 1.35 (% of GDP) in the last 10 years from (2003 to 2013).
Finland during the Great RecessionFinland's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a positive growth of 9.27% during the Great RecessionFinland since the end of the Great RecessionFinland's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a negative growth (decline) of 15.6% since the end of the Great Recession
Military expenditure as % of GDP of Finland
Value & RankThe Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of Finland is 3.06 (% of central government expenditure) with a global rank of 118.
Finland compared to other CountriesThe Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of Finland is similar to that of Latvia, Denmark, Slovak Republic, Spain, Seychelles, Netherlands, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia, Jamaica, Papua New Guinea with a respective Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of 3.22, 3.18, 3.18, 3.15, 3.12, 3.05, 2.99, 2.77, 2.73, 2.57 (% of central government expenditure) and a global rank of 113, 114, 115, 116, 117, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123.10 years declineFinland's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a negative growth (decline) of 8.82 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageFinland had an average Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of 3.65 (% of central government expenditure) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Finland during the Great RecessionFinland's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a negative growth (decline) of 2.62% during the Great RecessionFinland since the end of the Great RecessionFinland's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a negative growth (decline) of 18.2% since the end of the Great Recession
Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of Finland
Value & RankThe Armed forces personnel of Finland is 0.92 (% of total labor force) with a global rank of 77.
Finland compared to other CountriesThe Armed forces personnel of Finland is similar to that of Norway, United States, Poland, Ukraine, Swaziland, Spain, Guinea-Bissau, Hungary, Suriname, Estonia with a respective Armed forces personnel of 0.96, 0.94, 0.93, 0.93, 0.93, 0.92, 0.91, 0.88, 0.88, 0.83 (% of total labor force) and a global rank of 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82.10 years declineFinland's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 30.8 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageFinland had an average Armed forces personnel of 1.09 (% of total labor force) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Finland during the Great RecessionFinland's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 22.5% during the Great RecessionFinland since the end of the Great RecessionFinland's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 0.52% since the end of the Great Recession
Armed forces personnel of Finland
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators