Ranked:
N/A (2012)

Armenian Military Budget

See the chart below for a yearly breakdown of military spending in Armenia. (2001 to 2012)

Military Spending in Armenia

Our latest data shows that Armenia spent $408,000,000 on their military in 2012 which amounted to 3.8% of the country's GDP that year. Check out the chart below for more Armenian military budget data. We can only publish the past 12 years, but SIPRI has data as far back as 1988 on their site.

Total Spent: $3,591,000,000 (Last 12 years)

Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2001 $159,000,000 3.1%
2002 $157,000,000 2.7%
2003 $181,000,000 2.7%
2004 $199,000,000 2.7%
2005 $244,000,000 2.9%
2006 $288,000,000 2.9%
Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2007 $337,000,000 3.0%
2008 $392,000,000 3.4%
2009 $408,000,000 4.2%
2010 $427,000,000 4.3%
2011 $391,000,000 3.9%
2012 $408,000,000 3.8%

Note on Data: Constant (2011) US Dollars are used. For more information about this data visit SIPRI.org.

SIPRI Footnote: If the figures for Armenia were to include military pensions they would be 15-20% higher.

Other Countries in the Region

Cypriot Flag Cyprus
$499 Million (2012)
Azerbaijani Flag Azerbaijan
$3,078 Million (2012)
German Flag Germany
$48,617 Million (2012)
Finnish Flag Finland
$3,856 Million (2012)
Ukrainian Flag Ukraine
$4,865 Million (2012)
Italian Flag Italy
$35,719 Million (2012)
Belarusian Flag Belarus
$797 Million (2012)
Romanian Flag Romania
$2,406 Million (2012)

Armenia's Military Branches

Ground Forces, Air Force and Air Defense, Nagorno-Karabakh Self-Defense Force.

Military Service Age in Armenia

18-27 for voluntary or compulsory military service; 2-year conscript service obligation; 17 eligible to become cadet .