Ranked:
N/A (2012)

Trinidadian, Tobagonian Military Budget

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

Military Spending in Trinidad &Tobago

Our data source (SIPRI) does not have a figure for Trinidad &Tobago's military budget in 2012, but the chart below contains the available military spending data from the past 12 years. If you want to learn more about Trinidadian, Tobagonian military spending, check out SIPRI.org which has data as far back as 1988, including dollars spent and percentage of GDP.

Total Spent: $1,023,200,000 (Last 12 years)

Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2001 $5,800,000 N/A
2002 $25,400,000 0.2%
2003 $34,300,000 0.2%
2004 $57,700,000 0.3%
2005 $121,000,000 0.5%
2006 $144,000,000 0.5%
Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2007 $159,000,000 0.5%
2008 $188,000,000 0.6%
2009 $288,000,000 1.3%
2010 no data N/A
2011 no data N/A
2012 no data N/A

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

Other Countries in the Region

Dominican Flag Dom. Republic
$359 Million (2012)
Salvadoran Flag El Salvador
$233 Million (2012)
Chilean Flag Chile
$5,357 Million (2012)
Honduran Flag Honduras
$192 Million (2012)
Panamanian Flag Panama
No Data (2012)
Guatemalan Flag Guatemala
$205 Million (2012)
Belizean Flag Belize
$15 Million (2012)
Paraguayan Flag Paraguay
$430 Million (2012)

Trinidad and Tobago's Military Branches

Trinidad and Tobago Army, Coast Guard, Air Guard, Defense Force Reserves.

Military Service Age in Trinidad &Tobago

18-25 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription; Trinidad and Tobago citizenship and completion of secondary school required.