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N/A (2012)

Macedonian Military Budget

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

Military Spending in Macedonia

Our latest data shows that Macedonia spent $139,000,000 on their military in 2012 which amounted to 1.3% of the country's GDP that year. Check out the chart below for more Macedonian 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: $2,246,000,000 (Last 12 years)

Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2001 $436,000,000 6.6%
2002 $189,000,000 2.8%
2003 $172,000,000 2.4%
2004 $181,000,000 2.5%
2005 $169,000,000 2.1%
2006 $161,000,000 1.9%
Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2007 $187,000,000 2.0%
2008 $171,000,000 1.8%
2009 $167,000,000 1.7%
2010 $142,000,000 1.4%
2011 $132,000,000 1.3%
2012 $139,000,000 1.3%

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

SIPRI Footnote: The definition of military expenditure for FYROM changed from 2006. Border troops were transfered from the Ministry of Defence to the Ministry of Interior Affairs and part of the military pensions, previously entirely excluded, are now included.

Other Countries in the Region

Georgian Flag Georgia
$451 Million (2012)
Belgian Flag Belgium
$5,352 Million (2012)
Spanish Flag Spain
$12,185 Million (2012)
Cypriot Flag Cyprus
$499 Million (2012)
Ukrainian Flag Ukraine
$4,865 Million (2012)
Romanian Flag Romania
$2,406 Million (2012)
Slovak Flag Slovakia
$1,072 Million (2012)
Albanian Flag Albania
$194 Million (2012)

Macedonia's Military Branches

Army of the Republic of Macedonia (ARM; includes General Staff and subordinate Joint Operational Command, Training and Doctrine Command, Special Operations Regiment).

Military Service Age in Macedonia

18 years of age for voluntary military service; conscription abolished in 2008.