Institutional Sign In

Go

Military Expenditure (As % of GDP) fell 2.42% to 0.725% in Austria in 2019

Military Expenditure (As % of GDP) (%), 2019
Military & Defense | Austria | January 1, 2021
$2.99
Excel Sheet

Military expenditure as a share of GDP fell 2.42% to 0.725% in Austria in 2019, according to the SIPRI Military Expenditure Database.

Historically, military expenditure as a share of GDP in Austria reached an all time high of 1.89% in 1964 and an all time low of 0.698% in 2015. When compared to Austria's main peers, military expenditure as a share of GDP in Germany amounted to 1.28%, 1.22% in Hungary, 1.35% in Italy and 0.728% in Switzerland in 2019.

Austria has been ranked 123rd within the group of 144 countries we follow in terms of military expenditure as a share of GDP, 1 place above the position seen 10 years ago.

Military Expenditure (As % of GDP) Unit 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Austria % 0.751% 0.748% 0.698% 0.733% 0.756%
Belgium % 1.01% 0.978% 0.922% 0.906% 0.895%
Czech Republic % 1.03% 0.973% 0.953% 1.00% 0.969%
France % 1.85% 1.86% 1.87% 1.92% 1.91%
Germany % 1.20% 1.14% 1.10% 1.15% 1.16%
Hungary % 0.947% 0.864% 0.920% 1.02% 1.05%
Italy % 1.41% 1.29% 1.21% 1.34% 1.36%
Poland % 1.77% 1.90% 2.14% 1.94% 1.90%
Slovakia % 0.983% 0.988% 1.12% 1.12% 1.10%
Slovenia % 1.05% 0.974% 0.930% 1.01% 0.982%
Switzerland % 0.731% 0.650% 0.665% 0.681% 0.681%