Ranked:
N/A (2012)

Moroccan Military Budget

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

Military Spending in Morocco

Our latest data shows that Morocco spent $3,582,000,000 on their military in 2012 which amounted to 3.5% of the country's GDP that year. Check out the chart below for more Moroccan 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: $33,587,000,000 (Last 12 years)

Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2001 $2,463,000,000 3.9%
2002 $2,344,000,000 3.6%
2003 $2,483,000,000 3.7%
2004 $2,413,000,000 3.4%
2005 $2,504,000,000 3.4%
2006 $2,528,000,000 3.3%
Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2007 $2,603,000,000 3.2%
2008 $2,904,000,000 3.3%
2009 $3,101,000,000 3.4%
2010 $3,319,000,000 3.5%
2011 $3,343,000,000 3.4%
2012 $3,582,000,000 3.5%

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

SIPRI Footnote: Morocco changed their financial year in 2000. Previously it had operated a July-June financial year, which changed to January-December from 2001.

Other Countries in the Region

Senegalese Flag Senegal
No Data (2012)
Mauritian Flag Mauritius
$22 Million (2012)
Ivoirian Flag Côte d’Ivoire
$435 Million (2012)
Ethiopian Flag Ethiopia
$329 Million (2012)
Batswana Flag Botswana
$345 Million (2012)
South African Flag South Africa
$4,785 Million (2012)
Namibian Flag Namibia
$432 Million (2012)
Basotho Flag Lesotho
$51 Million (2012)

Morocco's Military Branches

Royal Moroccan Army (includes Air Defense), Royal Moroccan Navy (includes Coast Guard, Marines), Royal Moroccan Air Force (Al Quwwat al Jawyiya al Malakiya Marakishiya; Force Aerienne Royale Marocaine).

Military Service Age in Morocco

20 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; service obligation - 18 months.