Ranked:
N/A (2012)

Guyanese Military Budget

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

Military Spending in Guyana

Our latest data shows that Guyana spent $30,100,000 on their military in 2012 which amounted to 1.8% of the country's GDP that year. Check out the chart below for more Guyanese 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: $301,900,000 (Last 12 years)

Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2001 $20,000,000 1.7%
2002 $21,800,000 1.9%
2003 $21,100,000 1.9%
2004 $20,900,000 1.8%
2005 $22,000,000 1.9%
2006 $21,400,000 1.8%
Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2007 $25,100,000 2.0%
2008 $28,600,000 2.2%
2009 $30,500,000 2.3%
2010 $30,200,000 2.1%
2011 $30,200,000 1.9%
2012 $30,100,000 1.8%

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

SIPRI Footnote: The figures for Guyana from 2000-2011 are for current expenditure only. Capital expenditure for 2003 to 2006 amounted to 147,154,155 and 172 million Guyana Dollars respectively. The figures for 2000-2011 may not be directly comparable to those from 1988-1995.

Other Countries in the Region

Panamanian Flag Panama
No Data (2012)
Argentine Flag Argentina
$4,356 Million (2012)
Ecuadorian Flag Ecuador
$2,263 Million (2012)
Guatemalan Flag Guatemala
$205 Million (2012)
Mexican Flag Mexico
$7,103 Million (2012)
Venezuelan Flag Venezuela
$3,316 Million (2012)
Paraguayan Flag Paraguay
$430 Million (2012)
Canadian Flag Canada
$22,382 Million (2012)

Guyana's Military Branches

Army (includes Air Corps, Coast Guard).

Military Service Age in Guyana

16 years of age or younger for voluntary military service; no conscription.