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N/A (2012)

Belarusian Military Budget

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

Military Spending in Belarus

Our latest data shows that Belarus spent $797,000,000 on their military in 2012 which amounted to 1.3% of the country's GDP that year. Check out the chart below for more Belarusian 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: $6,682,000,000 (Last 12 years)

Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2001 $294,000,000 1.4%
2002 $306,000,000 1.4%
2003 $309,000,000 1.3%
2004 $374,000,000 1.4%
2005 $487,000,000 1.5%
2006 $632,000,000 1.7%
Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2007 $690,000,000 1.6%
2008 $707,000,000 1.5%
2009 $626,000,000 1.4%
2010 $704,000,000 1.4%
2011 $756,000,000 1.4%
2012 $797,000,000 1.3%

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

Other Countries in the Region

Irish Flag Ireland
$1,235 Million (2012)
Italian Flag Italy
$35,719 Million (2012)
Lithuanian Flag Lithuania
$430 Million (2012)
Russian Flag Russia
$90,646 Million (2012)
Danish Flag Denmark
$4,679 Million (2012)
Slovak Flag Slovakia
$1,072 Million (2012)
Portuguese Flag Portugal
$3,980 Million (2012)
Romanian Flag Romania
$2,406 Million (2012)

Belarus' Military Branches

Land Force, Air and Air Defense Force, Special Operations Force.

Military Service Age in Belarus

18-27 years of age for compulsory military service; conscript service obligation is 12-18 months, depending on academic qualifications; 17 year olds are eligible to become cadets at military higher education institutes, where they are classified as military personnel.