Military - Russia



TopicValue
Military expenditure as % of GDP (% of GDP)4.18843148034688
Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force)1.77437290129834
Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure (% of central government expenditure)15.2582302894181
Value & RankThe Military expenditure as % of GDP of Russia is 4.19 (% of GDP) with a global rank of 13.
Russia compared to other CountriesThe Military expenditure as % of GDP of Russia is similar to that of United Arab Emirates, Algeria, Azerbaijan, Sudan, Lebanon, Syrian Arab Republic, Armenia, Equatorial Guinea, Morocco, United States with a respective Military expenditure as % of GDP of 4.96, 4.95, 4.68, 4.37, 4.36, 4.10, 4.10, 3.96, 3.90, 3.81 (% of GDP) and a global rank of 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18.Last 10 years averageRussia had an average Military expenditure as % of GDP of 3.75 (% of GDP) in the last 10 years from (2003 to 2013).
Russia during the Great RecessionRussia's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a positive growth of 20.8% during the Great RecessionRussia since the end of the Great RecessionRussia's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a negative growth (decline) of 0.65% since the end of the Great Recession
Military expenditure as % of GDP of Russia
Value & RankThe Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of Russia is 15.3 (% of central government expenditure) with a global rank of 17.
Russia compared to other CountriesThe Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of Russia is similar to that of Armenia, Zimbabwe, China, Tajikistan, India, Israel, Lebanon, Central African Republic, Algeria, Sri Lanka with a respective Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of 16.8, 16.2, 16.1, 15.8, 15.7, 15.0, 14.9, 14.8, 14.6, 14.5 (% of central government expenditure) and a global rank of 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22.10 years declineRussia's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a negative growth (decline) of 14.5 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageRussia had an average Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of 15.9 (% of central government expenditure) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Russia during the Great RecessionRussia's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a negative growth (decline) of 24.2% during the Great RecessionRussia since the end of the Great RecessionRussia's Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure had a positive growth of 12.5% since the end of the Great Recession
Military expenditure as % of central government expenditure of Russia
Value & RankThe Armed forces personnel of Russia is 1.77 (% of total labor force) with a global rank of 36.
Russia compared to other CountriesThe Armed forces personnel of Russia is similar to that of Iran, Cyprus, Morocco, Colombia, Namibia, Azerbaijan, Mauritania, Bolivia, Myanmar, Portugal with a respective Armed forces personnel of 2.15, 2.15, 2.08, 1.91, 1.81, 1.73, 1.71, 1.69, 1.66, 1.65 (% of total labor force) and a global rank of 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41.10 years declineRussia's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 5.26 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageRussia had an average Armed forces personnel of 1.89 (% of total labor force) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Russia during the Great RecessionRussia's Armed forces personnel had a positive growth of 1.87% during the Great RecessionRussia since the end of the Great RecessionRussia's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 9.28% since the end of the Great Recession
Armed forces personnel of Russia
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators