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Military Expenditure (Local Currency) rose 2.23% to THB 227 bil in Thailand in 2019

Military Expenditure (Local Currency) (THB bil), 2019
Military & Defense | Thailand | May 1, 2021
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Military expenditure in local currency rose 2.23% to THB 227 bil in Thailand in 2019, according to the SIPRI Military Expenditure Database.

Historically, military expenditure in local currency in Thailand reached an all time high of THB 227 bil in 2019 and an all time low of THB 1.24 bil in 1961.

Thailand has been ranked 35th within the group of 145 countries we follow in terms of military expenditure in local currency, 5 places below the position seen 10 years ago.

Military Expenditure (Local Currency) Unit 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Cambodia KHR bil 981 1,122 1,323 1,551 1,880
China CNY bil 1,114 1,233 1,336 1,439 1,546
India INR bil 2,778 3,107 3,291 3,806 4,209
Laos LAK bil 178 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Malaysia MYR bil 15.5 16.1 17.7 17.3 15.1
Myanmar MMK bil ... ... ... ... ... ... 2,210 2,336 2,967 3,035 2,316 ... ...
Singapore SGD bil 11.7 12.2 12.9 13.6 14.1
Thailand THB bil 181 186 196 207 215
Vietnam VND bil ... ... ... ... 78,024 90,000 99,000 110,000 113,534 ... ...