Military - Germany



TopicValue
Military expenditure as % of GDP (% of GDP)1.34201490356517
Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force)0.446453008073221
Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure (% of central government expenditure)4.6536882872914
Value & RankThe Military expenditure as % of GDP of Germany is 1.34 (% of GDP) with a global rank of 93.
Germany compared to other CountriesThe Military expenditure as % of GDP of Germany is similar to that of Denmark, Bangladesh, Malawi, Belarus, Fiji, Cameroon, Romania, Gabon, Trinidad and Tobago, Albania with a respective Military expenditure as % of GDP of 1.38, 1.37, 1.36, 1.35, 1.34, 1.34, 1.33, 1.32, 1.31, 1.30 (% of GDP) and a global rank of 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98.Last 10 years averageGermany had an average Military expenditure as % of GDP of 1.35 (% of GDP) in the last 10 years from (2003 to 2013).
Germany during the Great RecessionGermany's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a positive growth of 9.68% during the Great RecessionGermany since the end of the Great RecessionGermany's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a negative growth (decline) of 6.76% since the end of the Great Recession
Military expenditure as % of GDP of Germany
Value & RankThe Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of Germany is 4.65 (% of central government expenditure) with a global rank of 85.
Germany compared to other CountriesThe Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of Germany is similar to that of Japan, Tunisia, Bulgaria, Tanzania, France, Croatia, Panama, Portugal, Greece, The Gambia with a respective Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of 5.17, 5.09, 4.91, 4.84, 4.76, 4.62, 4.59, 4.45, 4.41, 4.37 (% of central government expenditure) and a global rank of 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90.10 years growthGermany's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a positive growth of 2.17 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageGermany had an average Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of 4.51 (% of central government expenditure) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Germany during the Great RecessionGermany's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a positive growth of 3.27% during the Great RecessionGermany since the end of the Great RecessionGermany's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a positive growth of 3.03% since the end of the Great Recession
Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of Germany
Value & RankThe Armed forces personnel of Germany is 0.45 (% of total labor force) with a global rank of 124.
Germany compared to other CountriesThe Armed forces personnel of Germany is similar to that of Netherlands, Nicaragua, Tajikistan, Australia, Sierra Leone, Ireland, Costa Rica, Mauritius, Philippines, Japan with a respective Armed forces personnel of 0.48, 0.48, 0.47, 0.47, 0.45, 0.43, 0.43, 0.41, 0.40, 0.40 (% of total labor force) and a global rank of 119, 120, 121, 122, 123, 125, 126, 127, 128, 129.10 years declineGermany's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 42.9 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageGermany had an average Armed forces personnel of 0.61 (% of total labor force) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Germany during the Great RecessionGermany's Armed forces personnel had a positive growth of 1.30% during the Great RecessionGermany since the end of the Great RecessionGermany's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 25.5% since the end of the Great Recession
Armed forces personnel of Germany
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators