SDG 16 · Indicator
Exports of major conventional weapons
TIV constant million USD per 100,000 population
Ratings provide a visual representation of a country’s performance on the indicator.
Significant challenges remain
Major challenges remain
Volume of major conventional weapons exported, expressed in constant 1990 US$ millions per 100,000 population. It is calculated based on the trend-indicator value, which is based on the known unit production cost of a core set of weapons, and does not reflect the financial value of the exports. Small arms, light weapons, ammunition and other support material are not included.
The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of 0.
SIPRI (2020). SIPRI Arms Transfers Database. Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, Stockholm. Available from: https://www.sipri.org/ databases/armstransfers.