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GMI for 1998

Country Military Expenditure Index Score Military Personal Index Score Heavy Weapons Index Score GMI Score GMI Rank
Eritrea 5.35 3.02 1.69 503 1
Israel 2.71 2.49 3.81 451 2
Singapore 2.68 3.49 2.51 434 3
Bahrain 2.62 2.54 3.24 420 4
Brunei 3.36 2.31 2.16 391 5
United Arab Emirates 3.31 1.79 2.61 386 6
Saudi Arabia 4.46 0.93 2.2 379 7
Syria 2.62 1.97 2.94 376 8
Oman 3.6 1.84 1.96 369 9
Jordan 2.58 1.98 2.79 368 10
Libya 2.69 1.28 3.14 356 11
Cyprus 2.42 1.75 2.91 354 12
Kuwait 3.45 1.15 2.45 352 13
Croatia 2.64 1.94 2.22 340 14
Armenia 2.02 2.37 2.02 320 15
Yemen 2.78 1.39 2 309 16
Russia 1.71 1.95 2.46 306 17
Korea, Republic of 1.89 2.03 2.12 302 18
Lebanon 1.96 1.48 2.59 302 19
Djibouti 2.57 2.18 1.26 301 20
Greece 1.92 1.37 2.67 298 21
Bulgaria 1.64 1.5 2.82 298 22
Turkey 2.09 1.33 1.98 270 23
Romania 1.98 1.33 2.02 267 24
Mongolia 1.4 1.12 2.73 263 25
Burundi 3.06 1.41 0.72 260 26
Albania 1.09 1.17 2.89 257 27
Laos 1.81 2.19 1.14 257 28
Algeria 2.31 1.06 1.74 256 29
Finland 1.1 1.36 2.58 252 30
Angola 1.91 1.71 1.39 250 31
Pakistan 2.95 0.95 1.08 250 32
Turkmenistan 2.02 0.4 2.56 249 33
Botswana 2.11 1.14 1.7 247 34
Belarus 1.14 0.99 2.79 246 35
Egypt 1.84 1.05 1.92 241 36
Cambodia 1.66 1.73 1.4 239 37
Ethiopia 2.96 1.28 0.55 239 38
Morocco 2.1 1.22 1.4 236 39
Sweden 1.3 1.04 2.35 235 40
Norway 1.4 1.37 1.91 234 41
Azerbaijan 1.56 1.41 1.71 234 42
Sri Lanka 2.53 1.39 0.72 232 43
Macedonia 1.39 1.16 2.04 229 44
Ukraine 1.42 0.94 2.13 224 45
Sudan 1.72 1.22 1.43 219 46
Iran 1.72 1.07 1.55 217 47
Slovakia 1.28 0.45 2.12 214 48
Czech Republic 1.29 0.59 2.34 211 49
Denmark 1.16 0.81 2.23 210 50
Zimbabwe 1.66 1.2 0.91 210 51
United States of America 1.69 0.62 1.88 209 52
Mauritania 1.58 1.5 1.08 207 53
Rwanda 2.35 1.47 0.24 203 54
Guinea-Bissau 1.07 1.41 1.57 203 55
Chile 1.64 0.97 1.33 197 56
United Kingdom 1.23 0.5 1.59 196 57
Netherlands 0.99 0.42 1.88 194 58
Poland 1.42 0.76 1.69 194 59
Switzerland 0.92 0.45 2.48 192 60
Myanmar 1.73 1.4 0.66 189 61
Hungary 1 0.58 2.2 189 62
Thailand 1.47 1.15 1.12 187 63
Bolivia 1.78 0.96 1 187 64
France 1.4 0.71 1.61 186 65
Uruguay 1.42 0.69 1.57 184 66
Peru 1.47 1.03 1.17 183 67
Portugal 1.28 0.96 1.43 183 68
Namibia 1.52 1.01 1.07 180 69
Slovenia 1.04 0.91 1.63 179 70
Spain 1.24 0.71 1.59 178 71
Italy 1.19 0.76 1.57 176 72
Kyrgyzstan 1.18 0.47 1.87 176 73
Kazakhstan 0.99 0.54 1.98 176 74
Malaysia 1.36 0.9 1.2 173 75
Tunisia 1.34 0.78 1.32 172 76
Georgia 0.95 1.07 1.38 170 77
Ecuador 1.66 0.68 1.05 169 78
Austria 0.82 0.61 1.81 162 79
Colombia 1.88 0.76 0.53 158 80
Belgium 1.09 0.52 1.56 158 81
Chad 0.81 1.64 0.67 156 82
Germany 1.03 0.44 1.62 155 83
Zambia 0.86 1.07 0.85 155 84
Australia 1.3 0.38 1.38 153 85
Equatorial Guinea 1.54 0.78 0.7 151 86
Lesotho 1.72 0.85 0.44 151 87
Uganda 1.62 1.03 0.32 149 88
Togo 1.45 0.93 0.59 149 89
Uzbekistan 1.12 0.42 1.44 148 90
China 1.04 0.48 0.95 146 91
Tanzania 1.3 0.96 0.65 146 92
Moldova 0.57 0.57 1.76 145 93
Nicaragua 0.67 0.61 1.61 145 94
South Africa 1.04 0.49 1.36 145 95
India 1.81 0.55 0.44 140 96
Paraguay 1.15 1.08 0.56 140 97
Canada 0.96 0.32 1.5 139 98
New Zealand 1.22 0.32 1.21 138 99
Venezuela 1.24 0.42 1.04 135 100
Central African Republic 1.07 1.06 0.55 134 101
Cameroon 1.12 0.88 0.39 133 102
Guinea 1.04 0.91 0.62 129 103
El Salvador 0.8 0.81 0.93 127 104
Tajikistan 1.4 0.2 0.93 126 105
Estonia 0.9 0.57 1.05 126 106
Argentina 0.9 0.39 1.17 123 107
Burkina Faso 1.08 0.89 0.49 123 108
Mali 1.09 0.84 0.52 123 109
Belize 1.15 0.85 0.42 122 110
Indonesia 1.1 0.97 0.3 119 111
Brazil 1.21 0.64 0.53 119 112
Madagascar 1.24 0.89 0.25 119 113
Philippines 1.38 0.38 0.5 113 114
Nepal 0.82 1.37 0.04 111 115
Senegal 1.01 0.88 0.28 109 116
Guyana 0.74 1.04 0.4 109 117
Bangladesh 1.34 0.61 0.19 107 118
Mozambique 1 0.01 0.86 104 119
Fiji 1.14 0.94 0 104 120
Kenya 1.04 0.62 0.41 104 121
Niger 0.96 0.96 0.13 103 122
Ireland 0.73 0.41 0.9 102 123
Seychelles 1.28 0.72 0 100 124
Japan 0.81 0.28 0.91 100 125
Guatemala 0.72 0.63 0.59 98 126
Lithuania 1 0.47 0.41 94 127
Panama 0.81 0.92 0 87 128
Dominican Republic 0.72 0.54 0.44 85 129
Cape Verde 0.79 0.87 0 83 130
Malawi 0.72 0.85 0.06 82 131
Latvia 0.56 0.41 0.63 80 132
Luxembourg 0.66 0.38 0.53 78 133
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 0.49 0.8 0.27 78 134
Papua New Guinea 0.84 0.7 0 77 135
Nigeria 0.55 0.45 0.51 75 136
Cote D'Ivoire 0.73 0.71 0 72 137
Sierra Leone 0.78 0.59 0.02 70 138
Mexico 0.46 0.37 0.54 68 139
Ghana 0.46 0.55 0.23 62 140
Gambia 0.41 0.82 0 61 141
Malta 0.68 0.52 0 60 142
Jamaica 0.55 0.24 0.27 53 143
Mauritius 0.24 0.35 0.42 51 144
Costa Rica 0 0.43 0 22 145
Iceland 0 0.17 0 9 146
Haiti 0.12 0 0 6 147