Military Expenditure Per Capita (USD) rose 8.59 % to USD 50.2 in Vietnam in 2015

Military Expenditure Per Capita (USD) (USD)
Military & Defense | Vietnam | July 14, 2018
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Military expenditure per capita in USD prices reached 50.2 USD in 2015 in Vietnam, according to the SIPRI Military Expenditure Database. This is 8.59 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, military expenditure per capita in USD prices in Vietnam reached an all time high of 50.2 USD in 2015 and an all time low of 4.03 USD in 1993. When compared to Vietnam's main peers, military expenditure per capita in USD prices in China amounted to 152 USD and 85.3 USD in Thailand in 2015.

Vietnam has been ranked 87th within the group of 136 countries we follow in terms of military expenditure per capita in USD prices, 24 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Military Expenditure Per Capita (USD) Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Cambodia USD 16.7 12.6 14.0 14.7 16.3 ...
China USD 82.7 90.7 108 124 140
India USD 32.5 38.2 40.7 38.3 38.0
Japan USD 404 429 478 472 386
Laos USD 2.24 2.40 2.91 3.07 3.31 ... ...
Malaysia USD 143 136 163 155 166
Myanmar USD ... ... ... ... 83.7 45.3
Russia USD 371 408 501 ... ... ... ...
Thailand USD 72.3 74.7 82.9 82.5 88.4
USA USD 2,160 2,236 2,261 2,162 2,007
Vietnam USD 26.1 29.2 29.7 37.1 40.8