Maldives: Arms imports

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Arms imports, million constant U.S. dollars

 Latest value 3.00
 Year 2020
 Measure dollars
 Data availability 1992 - 2020
 Average 5.43
 Min - Max 0.00 - 15.00
 Source Stockholm International Peace Research Institute
For that indicator, we provide data for the Maldives from 1992 to 2020. The average value for the Maldives during that period was 5.43 dollars with a minimum of 0 dollars in 1997 and a maximum of 15 dollars in 2006. The latest value from 2020 is 3 dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 117 countries is 198.50 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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