Sri Lanka: Military spending, millions of dollars
(measure: million U.S. dollars (constant 2011 prices); Source: The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Sri Lanka: Military spending, in million U.S. dollars: For that indicator, The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute provides data for Sri Lanka from 2010 to 2012. The average value for Sri Lanka during that period was 1564 million U.S. dollars (constant 2011 prices) with a minumum of 1443 million U.S. dollars (constant 2011 prices) in 2012 and a maximum of 1706 million U.S. dollars (constant 2011 prices) in 2010. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The entire data set can be obtained at sipri data.
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.