2010 Defense Spending by Country

Military Expenditures The eighteen nations with the largest military budgets in 2010 are shown in the chart above (click to enlarge). The United States, with a budget of $698 billion, spends more on defense than the next seventeen nations combined. The United States military spending is almost six times that of the next biggest spender, […]

2009 Defense Spending by Country

Note: This post has been superseded. See 2010 Defense Spending by Country. Billions and Billions The fifteen nations with the largest annual military budgets are shown in the chart above (click to enlarge). The United States, with a budget of $636 billion annually, spends more on defense than the next sixteen nations combined. The United States […]

Return to a Limited Government, Step 1

I, however, place economy among the first and most important republican virtues, and public debt as the greatest of the dangers to be feared ~ Thomas Jefferson

Defense Spending by Country

The United States, with a budget of $535.9 billion, spends more on defense than the next fourteen nations combined.