Military - Oman



TopicValue
Military expenditure as % of GDP (% of GDP)11.4753893191039
Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure (% of central government expenditure)44.2968815667815
Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force)2.94625775116534
Value & RankThe Military expenditure as % of GDP of Oman is 11.5 (% of GDP) with a global rank of 2.
Oman compared to other CountriesThe Military expenditure as % of GDP of Oman is similar to that of Eritrea, South Sudan, Saudi Arabia, Afghanistan, Israel, Angola, United Arab Emirates, Algeria, Azerbaijan, Sudan with a respective Military expenditure as % of GDP of 20.9, 9.1, 9.0, 6.2, 5.6, 5.0, 5.0, 5.0, 4.7, 4.4 (% of GDP) and a global rank of 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11.Last 10 years averageOman had an average Military expenditure as % of GDP of 10.9 (% of GDP) in the last 10 years from (2003 to 2013).
Oman during the Great RecessionOman's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a negative growth (decline) of 15.0% during the Great RecessionOman since the end of the Great RecessionOman's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a positive growth of 23.3% since the end of the Great Recession
Military expenditure as % of GDP of Oman
Value & RankThe Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of Oman is 44.3 (% of central government expenditure) with a global rank of 4.
Oman compared to other CountriesThe Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of Oman is similar to that of United Arab Emirates, Sudan, Equatorial Guinea, Burundi, Singapore, Syrian Arab Republic, Azerbaijan, Pakistan, United States, Uganda with a respective Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of 119.5, 53.0, 52.2, 30.3, 25.6, 22.8, 21.0, 18.5, 17.6, 17.2 (% of central government expenditure) and a global rank of 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11.10 years growthOman's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a positive growth of 10.8 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageOman had an average Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of 38.6 (% of central government expenditure) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Oman during the Great RecessionOman's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a negative growth (decline) of 11.9% during the Great RecessionOman since the end of the Great RecessionOman's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a positive growth of 22.4% since the end of the Great Recession
Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of Oman
Value & RankThe Armed forces personnel of Oman is 2.95 (% of total labor force) with a global rank of 18.
Oman compared to other CountriesThe Armed forces personnel of Oman is similar to that of Djibouti, Lao PDR, Belarus, Armenia, Egypt, Greece, Syrian Arab Republic, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Bahrain with a respective Armed forces personnel of 4.40, 3.89, 3.53, 3.32, 3.07, 2.92, 2.82, 2.68, 2.67, 2.62 (% of total labor force) and a global rank of 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23.10 years declineOman's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 50.0 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageOman had an average Armed forces personnel of 4.60 (% of total labor force) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Oman during the Great RecessionOman's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 14.4% during the Great RecessionOman since the end of the Great RecessionOman's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 31.2% since the end of the Great Recession
Armed forces personnel of Oman
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators