Military - Portugal



TopicValue
Military expenditure as % of GDP (% of GDP)2.17425028506099
Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force)1.65194460222985
Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure (% of central government expenditure)4.45451194739841
Value & RankThe Military expenditure as % of GDP of Portugal is 2.17 (% of GDP) with a global rank of 50.
Portugal compared to other CountriesThe Military expenditure as % of GDP of Portugal is similar to that of United Kingdom, France, Burundi, Guinea, Vietnam, Tajikistan, Uganda, Lesotho, Iran, China with a respective Military expenditure as % of GDP of 2.30, 2.24, 2.24, 2.23, 2.18, 2.17, 2.16, 2.15, 2.11, 2.05 (% of GDP) and a global rank of 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55.Last 10 years averagePortugal had an average Military expenditure as % of GDP of 2.03 (% of GDP) in the last 10 years from (2003 to 2013).
Portugal during the Great RecessionPortugal's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a positive growth of 4.84% during the Great RecessionPortugal since the end of the Great RecessionPortugal's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a positive growth of 2.90% since the end of the Great Recession
Military expenditure as % of GDP of Portugal
Value & RankThe Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of Portugal is 4.45 (% of central government expenditure) with a global rank of 88.
Portugal compared to other CountriesThe Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of Portugal is similar to that of Tanzania, France, Germany, Croatia, Panama, Greece, The Gambia, Nicaragua, Switzerland, Dominican Republic with a respective Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of 4.84, 4.76, 4.65, 4.62, 4.59, 4.41, 4.37, 4.37, 4.33, 4.30 (% of central government expenditure) and a global rank of 83, 84, 85, 86, 87, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93.10 years declinePortugal's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a negative growth (decline) of 13.5 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averagePortugal had an average Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of 4.85 (% of central government expenditure) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Portugal during the Great RecessionPortugal's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a negative growth (decline) of 5.17% during the Great RecessionPortugal since the end of the Great RecessionPortugal's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a negative growth (decline) of 7.14% since the end of the Great Recession
Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of Portugal
Value & RankThe Armed forces personnel of Portugal is 1.65 (% of total labor force) with a global rank of 41.
Portugal compared to other CountriesThe Armed forces personnel of Portugal is similar to that of Russia, Azerbaijan, Mauritania, Bolivia, Myanmar, Romania, Angola, Lithuania, Pakistan, Uruguay with a respective Armed forces personnel of 1.77, 1.73, 1.71, 1.69, 1.66, 1.58, 1.53, 1.52, 1.49, 1.47 (% of total labor force) and a global rank of 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46.10 years declinePortugal's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 0.00 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averagePortugal had an average Armed forces personnel of 1.65 (% of total labor force) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Portugal during the Great RecessionPortugal's Armed forces personnel had a positive growth of 0.09% during the Great RecessionPortugal since the end of the Great RecessionPortugal's Armed forces personnel had a positive growth of 0.60% since the end of the Great Recession
Armed forces personnel of Portugal
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators