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N/A (2012)

Finnish Military Budget

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

Military Spending in Finland

Our latest data shows that Finland spent $3,856,000,000 on their military in 2012 which amounted to 1.5% of the country's GDP that year. Check out the chart below for more Finnish 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: $41,064,000,000 (Last 12 years)

Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2001 $2,700,000,000 1.2%
2002 $2,753,000,000 1.2%
2003 $3,197,000,000 1.4%
2004 $3,390,000,000 1.4%
2005 $3,480,000,000 1.4%
2006 $3,542,000,000 1.4%
Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2007 $3,338,000,000 1.2%
2008 $3,593,000,000 1.3%
2009 $3,772,000,000 1.5%
2010 $3,692,000,000 1.4%
2011 $3,751,000,000 1.4%
2012 $3,856,000,000 1.5%

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

Other Countries in the Region

Danish Flag Denmark
$4,679 Million (2012)
Greek Flag Greece
$6,972 Million (2012)
Montenegrin Flag Montenegro
$83 Million (2012)
Latvian Flag Latvia
$279 Million (2012)
Romanian Flag Romania
$2,406 Million (2012)
British Flag United Kingdom
$59,795 Million (2012)
Austrian Flag Austria
$3,411 Million (2012)
Swedish Flag Sweden
$6,424 Million (2012)

Finland's Military Branches

Army (Puolustusvoimat), Navy (Merivoimat; includes Coastal Defense Forces), Air Force (Ilmavoimat).

Military Service Age in Finland

18 years of age for male voluntary and compulsory - and female voluntary - national military and nonmilitary service; service obligation 6-12 months; military obligation to age 60.