Ranked:
N/A (2012)

Ukrainian Military Budget

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

Military Spending in Ukraine

Our latest data shows that Ukraine spent $4,865,000,000 on their military in 2012 which amounted to 2.7% of the country's GDP that year. Check out the chart below for more Ukrainian 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: $41,749,000,000 (Last 12 years)

Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2001 $2,032,000,000 2.9%
2002 $2,160,000,000 2.8%
2003 $2,496,000,000 2.8%
2004 $2,694,000,000 2.6%
2005 $3,263,000,000 2.8%
2006 $3,661,000,000 2.8%
Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2007 $4,449,000,000 2.9%
2008 $4,352,000,000 2.7%
2009 $3,865,000,000 2.9%
2010 $3,990,000,000 2.7%
2011 $3,922,000,000 2.4%
2012 $4,865,000,000 2.7%

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

SIPRI Footnote: Figures for Ukraine are for the adopted budget except in 2011.

Other Countries in the Region

Maltese Flag Malta
$56 Million (2012)
Romanian Flag Romania
$2,406 Million (2012)
Belarusian Flag Belarus
$797 Million (2012)
Croatian Flag Croatia
$1,015 Million (2012)
Serbian Flag Serbia
$923 Million (2012)
Swedish Flag Sweden
$6,424 Million (2012)
Russian Flag Russia
$90,646 Million (2012)
Spanish Flag Spain
$12,185 Million (2012)

Ukraine's Military Branches

Ground Forces, Naval Forces, Air Forces.

Military Service Age in Ukraine

18-25 years of age for compulsory and voluntary military service; conscript service obligation is 12 months for Army and Air Force, 18 months for Navy.