Azerbaijan Military Spending/Defense Budget 1992-2022

Military expenditures data from SIPRI are derived from the NATO definition, which includes all current and capital expenditures on the armed forces, including peacekeeping forces; defense ministries and other government agencies engaged in defense projects; paramilitary forces, if these are judged to be trained and equipped for military operations; and military space activities. Such expenditures include military and civil personnel, including retirement pensions of military personnel and social services for personnel; operation and maintenance; procurement; military research and development; and military aid (in the military expenditures of the donor country).
  • Azerbaijan military spending/defense budget for 2020 was $2.24B, a 20.68% increase from 2019.
  • Azerbaijan military spending/defense budget for 2019 was $1.85B, a 10.89% increase from 2018.
  • Azerbaijan military spending/defense budget for 2018 was $1.67B, a 9.37% increase from 2017.
  • Azerbaijan military spending/defense budget for 2017 was $1.53B, a 9.44% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Jamaica $0.24B
Albania $0.22B
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Azerbaijan Military Spending/Defense Budget - Historical Data
Year Billions of US $ % of GDP
2020 $2.24B 5.39%
2019 $1.85B 3.87%
2018 $1.67B 3.56%
2017 $1.53B 3.76%
2016 $1.40B 3.69%
2015 $2.90B 5.46%
2014 $3.43B 4.56%
2013 $3.37B 4.54%
2012 $3.25B 4.66%
2011 $3.08B 4.67%
2010 $1.48B 2.79%
2009 $1.47B 3.33%
2008 $1.61B 3.29%
2007 $0.95B 2.86%
2006 $0.72B 3.42%
2005 $0.30B 2.30%
2004 $0.23B 2.63%
2003 $0.18B 2.43%
2002 $0.14B 2.24%
2001 $0.13B 2.31%
2000 $0.12B 2.27%
1999 $0.12B 2.63%
1998 $0.11B 2.41%
1997 $0.09B 2.32%
1996 $0.07B 2.25%
1995 $0.07B 2.74%
1994 $0.04B 1.95%
1993 $0.08B 5.00%
1992 $0.01B 2.40%