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The United States of America is the top country by real military expenditure in the world. As of 2014, real military expenditure in the United States of America was 577,511 million US dollars that accounts for 34.24 % of the world's real military expenditure. The top 5 countries (others are China, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, and France) account for 59.10 % of it. The world's total real military expenditure was estimated at 1,686,837 million US dollars in 2014.The description is composed by our digital data assistant.
Figures in constant (2011) US$ are present according to calendar year, calculated on the assumption that, where financial years do not correspond to calendar years, spending is distributed evenly through the year