World military rank 2018: US $ 62.2 billion at China 3 times
military spending is the state financial expenditure in the bulk of the country can be ranked in the forefront in the world and both military and economic power. In the world rankings in 2018 military spending, the US military spending as high as $ 62.2 billion, invincible. In addition to R & D and army equipped with the most advanced weaponry, there are its high cost in the world “law enforcement” “safeguarding human rights” in. While China ranked second, but not the United States and one-third. The following chart details 123 would bring to everyone.
world military rank 2018
1, US 622 billion US dollars, an increase of 1%
2, China US $ 191.8 billion yuan, an increase of 6.2%
3, United Kingdom 53.8 billion US dollars, an increase of 0.5%
4, India’s $ 50.6 billion, an increase of 8%
5, Saudi Arabia US $ 48.7 billion, an increase of -3.7%
6, Russia USD 48.4 billion yuan, an increase of 6%
7, France $ 44.3 billion, an increase of 0.2%
8, Japan $ 41.7 billion, an increase of 1.2%
9, Germany USD 35.8 billion yuan, an increase of 0.5%
10, South Korea $ 33.5 billion, an increase of 3.7%
a US dollar 622 billion
as the world’s only superpower, US economic and military power are the first in the world, and living alone in a file, no other country can be compared with them. Currently there are 1.4 million American servicemen, of which 480,000 active duty, reservists 555,000, main battle tanks, 7900, 6074 are all kinds of artillery; approximately 500,000 active duty Navy, has 279 active ships and 4000 aircraft.
US troops not only huge, and well-equipped and more, fighter in the world rankings 2018 in the United States accounted for 4, the world’s most expensive ten warships in the United States accounted for three.
Second, China’s $ 191.8 billion
China’s rapid rise in recent years, economic and military strength are constantly catch up with the United States, has become the world’s second-largest power. While military spending of $ 191.8 billion less than a third of the United States, but can not see behind the shadow of other countries. Our country faces a revolution in military affairs, the military needs a lot of old weapons out of change to update the equipment, a J-20 fighter price should be $ 600 million procurement of a fighter aviation division needs at least 300 billion yuan. 99 main battle tanks and a 23 million 15 million 96 tanks, armored division if given a comprehensive facelift is approximately 20 billion yuan. Coupled with the development of the aircraft carrier, China’s military spending will continue to rise.
Third, the United Kingdom of $ 53.8 billion
the gap between Britain and China on military spending are also three times as much as in recent years, giving the British Empire one kind of twilight feeling desert rats no tanks, no anti-ship missile ships, land-based intercontinental missiles retired Air Force bomber all worship, and even aircraft carriers can not afford to have made. And only 150,000 of the total number of posts in the UK armed forces, why can not afford it? The reason is that problems left over by history, Britain heyday around the world left a large number of military bases, and now is both too poor to feed did not dare put out.
Fourth, India’s US $ 50.7 billion yuan
Indian army full scale 1.7 million, but spent the Sino-US difference hundred thousand compared to eight thousand. In recent years, the Indian economy has not a small improvement, with the support of other countries, the bulk purchase of military equipment, on the border from China to hate is particularly emboldened. However, India’s overall military equipment level is still relatively low, and basically no independent research and development, so the total cost is not high. But the British growth rate of over 8%Country that is a year or two things, but in the future will vigorously upgrade the Navy, since it also highlights the ambition, to be more prevention.
Fifth, Saudi Arabia USD 48.7 billion yuan
Middle East oil as Saudi Arabia Tyrant, it is paper money for people, about 105,500 of active duty total strength, but also the whole out of 48.7 billion yuan of dollars in military spending, the Saudi army is indeed enough style currently 70,000 people, more than 4110 tanks and armored vehicles, a variety of artillery 1148, Army Air Corps aircraft 55;! Navy 1.35 million each 58 types of ships, naval aircraft 33. Air Force 1.8 million people, about 680 various types of aircraft.
Sixth, Russia USD 48.4 billion yuan
Now it tough in Russia over the past two years GDP It has been in a state of negative growth (for details see status of the Russian economy ), of course, to tighten our belts. Largest expenditure is to cut military spending, but this does not affect the Russian military equipment replacement plan, by 2020 the Russian military will purchase 2,300 tanks, 1,200 helicopters, 50 surface warships and 28 submarines. But under development will slow down the progress of weapons, but with the exception of nuclear weapons.
Seven, France USD 44.3 billion yuan
little change in the French military, currently a total of 150,000 French army, navy 50,000, 6 Wan Air Force. 1021 main battle tanks, 3975 armored vehicles, various types of aircraft 1035.
Eight, Japan USD 41.7 billion yuan
Although Japan has been the idea of trying to expand the size of the army and complement the advanced equipment, but in the United States firmly under control, not himself say that the US military will be able to nod your rose, you have to reduce the United States shook his head. Currently there are 360 Japanese aircraft, 142 warships, 1,070 tanks, with a total strength of 45,000.
Nine, Germany USD 35.8 billion yuan
At present the number of troops in Germany and the number of equipment is still unknown, the Bundeswehr troops around 25 million people, of which fifty thousand people 18 and 25, at least nine months of military service conscription, the current German government plans to cut the number of troops in the future.
ten, South Korea USD 33.5 billion yuan
Korea’s military growth 3.7% after India and China, facing from Korea and Japan the double threat, South Korea’s military spending is expected to continue to grow.