Special Report

40 Countries Spending the Most on War

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15. Israel
> Military expenditure in 2021: $24.3 billion
> 1-yr. change in military spending: +3.1%
> 10-yr. change in military spending: +35.0%
> Military spending as a share of GDP in 2021: 5.2%

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14. Iran
> Military expenditure in 2021: $24.6 billion
> 1-yr. change in military spending: +11.0%
> 10-yr. change in military spending: -17.0%
> Military spending as a share of GDP in 2021: 2.3%

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13. Canada
> Military expenditure in 2021: $26.4 billion
> 1-yr. change in military spending: +3.1%
> 10-yr. change in military spending: +40.0%
> Military spending as a share of GDP in 2021: 1.3%

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12. Australia
> Military expenditure in 2021: $31.8 billion
> 1-yr. change in military spending: +4.0%
> 10-yr. change in military spending: +42.0%
> Military spending as a share of GDP in 2021: 2.0%

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11. Italy
> Military expenditure in 2021: $32.0 billion
> 1-yr. change in military spending: +4.6%
> 10-yr. change in military spending: +9.8%
> Military spending as a share of GDP in 2021: 1.5%

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