Military - Vietnam



TopicValue
Military expenditure as % of GDP (% of GDP)2.17682671651368
Armed forces personnel (% of total labor force)0.987552991819221
Value & RankThe Military expenditure as % of GDP of Vietnam is 2.18 (% of GDP) with a global rank of 49.
Vietnam compared to other CountriesThe Military expenditure as % of GDP of Vietnam is similar to that of Turkey, United Kingdom, France, Burundi, Guinea, Portugal, Tajikistan, Uganda, Lesotho, Iran with a respective Military expenditure as % of GDP of 2.33, 2.30, 2.24, 2.24, 2.23, 2.17, 2.17, 2.16, 2.15, 2.11 (% of GDP) and a global rank of 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54.Last 10 years averageVietnam had an average Military expenditure as % of GDP of 2.10 (% of GDP) in the last 10 years from (2003 to 2013).
Vietnam during the Great RecessionVietnam's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a positive growth of 16.9% during the Great RecessionVietnam since the end of the Great RecessionVietnam's Military expenditure as % of GDP had a negative growth (decline) of 3.90% since the end of the Great Recession
Military expenditure as % of GDP of Vietnam
Value & RankThe Armed forces personnel of Vietnam is 0.99 (% of total labor force) with a global rank of 70.
Vietnam compared to other CountriesThe Armed forces personnel of Vietnam is similar to that of Nepal, Malaysia, Croatia, Botswana, Fiji, Turkmenistan, Norway, United States, Poland, Ukraine with a respective Armed forces personnel of 1.07, 1.05, 1.05, 1.03, 1.02, 0.97, 0.96, 0.94, 0.93, 0.93 (% of total labor force) and a global rank of 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75.11 years declineVietnam's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 16.7 (%) in the last 11 years from (2001 to 2012).
Last 11 years averageVietnam had an average Armed forces personnel of 1.06 (% of total labor force) in the last 11 years from (2001 to 2012).
Vietnam during the Great RecessionVietnam's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 5.65% during the Great RecessionVietnam since the end of the Great RecessionVietnam's Armed forces personnel had a negative growth (decline) of 0.10% since the end of the Great Recession
Armed forces personnel of Vietnam
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators