Bhutan: Arms imports

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 Bhutan

Arms imports, million constant U.S. dollars

 Latest value 4.00
 Year 2021
 Measure dollars
 Data availability 1968 - 2021
 Average 1.40
 Min - Max 0.00 - 4.00
 Source Stockholm International Peace Research Institute
For that indicator, we provide data for Bhutan from 1968 to 2021. The average value for Bhutan during that period was 1.4 dollars with a minimum of 0 dollars in 2004 and a maximum of 4 dollars in 2021. The latest value from 2021 is 4 dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 120 countries is 219.95 dollars. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licenses. Data cover major conventional weapons such as aircraft, armored vehicles, artillery, radar systems, missiles, and ships designed for military use. Excluded are transfers of other military equipment such as small arms and light weapons, trucks, small artillery, ammunition, support equipment, technology transfers, and other services. Figures are SIPRI Trend Indicator Values (TIVs) expressed in US$ m. A '0' indicates that the value of deliveries is less than US$0.5m.

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