Arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 reached 20.0 USD mil in 2014 in El Salvador, according to the SIPRI Military Expenditure Database. This is 900 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in El Salvador reached an all time high of 62.0 USD mil in 1984 and an all time low of 1.00 USD mil in 1965. When compared to El Salvador's main peers, arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990 in Costa Rica amounted to 1.00 USD mil and 13.0 USD mil in Honduras in 2014.
El Salvador has been ranked 67th within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of arms imports at constant USD prices from 1990.
Arms transfers cover the supply of military weapons through sales, aid, gifts, and those made through manufacturing licences.