Arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 reached 46.0 USD mil in 2014 in Bolivia, according to the SIPRI Military Expenditure Database. This is 2200 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Bolivia reached an all time high of 66.0 USD mil in 1989 and an all time low of 1.00 USD mil in 1965. When compared to Bolivia's main peers, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Brazil amounted to 352 USD mil, 107 USD mil in Chile and 147 USD mil in Peru in 2014.
Bolivia has been ranked 61st within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990, 36 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licences.