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N/A (2012)

Danish Military Budget

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

Military Spending in Denmark

Our latest data shows that Denmark spent $4,679,000,000 on their military in 2012 which amounted to 1.4% of the country's GDP that year. Check out the chart below for more Danish 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: $56,182,000,000 (Last 12 years)

Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2001 $4,813,000,000 1.6%
2002 $4,755,000,000 1.5%
2003 $4,614,000,000 1.5%
2004 $4,640,000,000 1.5%
2005 $4,422,000,000 1.3%
2006 $4,835,000,000 1.4%
Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2007 $4,663,000,000 1.3%
2008 $4,843,000,000 1.4%
2009 $4,553,000,000 1.4%
2010 $4,847,000,000 1.4%
2011 $4,518,000,000 1.4%
2012 $4,679,000,000 1.4%

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

Other Countries in the Region

Italian Flag Italy
$35,719 Million (2012)
Norwegian Flag Norway
$7,189 Million (2012)
Irish Flag Ireland
$1,235 Million (2012)
Serbian Flag Serbia
$923 Million (2012)
Slovak Flag Slovakia
$1,072 Million (2012)
Bosnian Flag Bosnia-Herzegovina
$245 Million (2012)
Finnish Flag Finland
$3,856 Million (2012)
Greek Flag Greece
$6,972 Million (2012)

Denmark's Military Branches

Army Operational Command, Admiral Danish Fleet, Arctic Command, Tactical Air Command, Home Guard.

Military Service Age in Denmark

18 years of age for compulsory and voluntary military service; conscripts serve an initial training period that varies from 4 to 12 months according to specialization; reservists are assigned to mobilization units following completion of their conscript service; women eligible to volunteer for military service.