Top 10 Countries with highest Military Budget


highest military budgetMilitary is the main power of a country defense. All the countries have their own militant forces. Powerful militant force nations have the highest military budget. But some nations which have no force, so other country give them protection and they charge for that. Now in modern age, modern army weapons, tanks, sea ships and air craft’s has came and weapon industries are earning much wealth by making new modern war weapons. All the weapon industries are used for maintenance, researching, new development and other requirements. Now countries are creating arm manufacturing industries commonly which produce the weapons for own nation. Countries are buying modern technical war heads which are very expensive to enhance and strengthen their defense power. Due to these advancements in war strategies largest military expenditures are being made. List of world largest military expenditures is available in this article.

World military budget spending

  • Personnel expenditure
  • Equipment and components
  • Atomic energy spending
  • Arms and motors
  • Manufacturing

US fought against many countries all over the world and have many enemies. America took a major part in WW1 and WW2 and succeeded. So, that they need to be more powerful as they have many enemies. So, they are spending much money on armed forces to defense him in any position like war. High class defense and aggressiveness strategies cause largest military expenditures. USA has many weapon industries which are creating new modern weapons. Nuclear weapons which the other countries do not have but America has them. Nuclear and atomic weapons and bombs are very expensive to make. USA is making a lot of weapons like a business and using them on other nations by army, air force and navy. American army fought in many nations like Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and Syria and they listed in the table of largest military spending in the world. In Afghanistan they fought against the Taliban who want to rule the Afghanistan. There are other many countries which have no army so USA give them the protection.

Top 10 Countries with highest Military Budget in the world

Rank Country Name Billion USD
1  United States  580.23
2  China  128.65
3  Saudi Arabia  81.45
4  Russia  71.87
5  UK  60.64
6  France  54.35
7  Japan  46.67
8  India  46.36
9  Germany  44.56
10  South Korea  34.72

Q: Which country has the highest military budget in the world?

At that time, USA has the first rank in the list of highest military budget countries. They are buying and producing new war weapons for defense. Other countries like China, Russia, UK and France have also the largest military spending in the world to defense their country from enemies.

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