Eritrea: Military spending

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Military spending, in billion U.S. dollars

 Latest value 0.18
 Year 2003
 Measure billion U.S. dollars
 Data availability 1993 - 2003
 Average 0.16
 Min - Max 0.08 - 0.27
 Source Stockholm International Peace Research Institute
For that indicator, we provide data for Eritrea from 1993 to 2003. The average value for Eritrea during that period was 0.16 billion U.S. dollars with a minimum of 0.08 billion U.S. dollars in 1994 and a maximum of 0.27 billion U.S. dollars in 1999. The latest value from 2003 is 0.18 billion U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2003 based on 155 countries is 6.09 billion U.S. dollars. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Eritrea - Military spending - Recent values chart

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Eritrea - Military spending - historical chart - 1993-2003

Definition: Military spending includes expenditure on peacekeeping, defense ministries, paramilitary forces, and military space activities. Also: military and civil personnel, including retirement pensions; operations and maintenance; procurement; military research and development; and military aid. Defense and current expenditure for past military activities, such as for veterans' benefits, demobilization, conversion, and weapon destruction, are not included.

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 Military spending 0.18 2003 billion U.S. dollars
 Military spending, percent of GDP 20.87 2003 percent
 Military spending, percent of government spending 31.14 2003 percent
 Armed forces 202,000 2020 people
 Armed forces, percent of labor force 12.36 2020 percent
 Arms exports 0.00 2006 million U.S. dollars
 Arms imports 4.00 2007 dollars
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