Military - India



TopicValue
Military expenditure as % of GDP (% of GDP)2.44560284299734
Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure (% of central government expenditure)15.6940463394243
Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force)0.56338140881529
Value & RankThe Military expenditure as % of GDP of India is 2.45 (% of GDP) with a global rank of 43.
India compared to other CountriesThe Military expenditure as % of GDP of India is similar to that of Sri Lanka, Korea, Central African Republic, Brunei, Greece, Turkey, United Kingdom, France, Burundi, Guinea with a respective Military expenditure as % of GDP of 2.71, 2.60, 2.60, 2.56, 2.46, 2.33, 2.30, 2.24, 2.24, 2.23 (% of GDP) and a global rank of 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48.Last 10 years averageIndia had an average Military expenditure as % of GDP of 2.62 (% of GDP) in the last 10 years from (2003 to 2013).
India during the Great RecessionIndia's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a positive growth of 14.5% during the Great RecessionIndia since the end of the Great RecessionIndia's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a negative growth (decline) of 15.5% since the end of the Great RecessionIndia during the Kargil WarIndia's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a positive growth of 9.37% during the Kargil WarIndia since the end of the Kargil WarIndia's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a negative growth (decline) of 21.1% since the end of the Kargil War
Military expenditure as % of GDP of India
Value & RankThe Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of India is 15.7 (% of central government expenditure) with a global rank of 16.
India compared to other CountriesThe Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of India is similar to that of Uganda, Armenia, Zimbabwe, China, Tajikistan, Russia, Israel, Lebanon, Central African Republic, Algeria with a respective Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of 17.2, 16.8, 16.2, 16.1, 15.8, 15.3, 15.0, 14.9, 14.8, 14.6 (% of central government expenditure) and a global rank of 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21.10 years declineIndia's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a negative growth (decline) of 12.8 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageIndia had an average Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of 17.2 (% of central government expenditure) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
India during the Great RecessionIndia's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a positive growth of 4.04% during the Great RecessionIndia since the end of the Great RecessionIndia's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a negative growth (decline) of 10.2% since the end of the Great RecessionIndia during the Kargil WarIndia's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a positive growth of 6.44% during the Kargil WarIndia since the end of the Kargil WarIndia's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a negative growth (decline) of 26.3% since the end of the Kargil War
Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of India
Value & RankThe Armed forces personnel of India is 0.56 (% of total labor force) with a global rank of 110.
India compared to other CountriesThe Armed forces personnel of India is similar to that of Luxembourg, Trinidad and Tobago, Denmark, Slovak Republic, Indonesia, Argentina, Uzbekistan, Austria, United Kingdom, Cape Verde with a respective Armed forces personnel of 0.60, 0.60, 0.59, 0.58, 0.57, 0.55, 0.52, 0.52, 0.52, 0.52 (% of total labor force) and a global rank of 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115.10 years declineIndia's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 0.00 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageIndia had an average Armed forces personnel of 0.60 (% of total labor force) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
India during the Great RecessionIndia's Armed forces personnel had a positive growth of 1.10% during the Great RecessionIndia since the end of the Great RecessionIndia's Armed forces personnel had a positive growth of 0.18% since the end of the Great RecessionIndia during the Kargil WarIndia's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 1.85% during the Kargil WarIndia since the end of the Kargil WarIndia's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 0.88% since the end of the Kargil War
Armed forces personnel of India
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators