Date Value Value
Dec 31, 2007 4.10% GDP
Dec 31, 2006 4.39% GDP
Dec 31, 2005 5.03% GDP
Dec 31, 2004 5.54% GDP
Dec 31, 2003 6.25% GDP
Dec 31, 2002 5.21% GDP
Dec 31, 2001 5.26% GDP
Dec 31, 2000 5.34% GDP
Dec 31, 1999 5.81% GDP
Dec 31, 1998 5.81% GDP
Dec 31, 1997 5.88% GDP
Dec 31, 1996 6.04% GDP
Dec 31, 1995 6.95% GDP
Dec 31, 1994 7.36% GDP
Dec 31, 1993 7.24% GDP
Dec 31, 1992 8.99% GDP
Dec 31, 1991 10.43% GDP
Dec 31, 1990 6.87% GDP
Dec 31, 1989 7.97% GDP
Dec 31, 1988 7.85% GDP

Syria Military Spending — percent of Syrian GDP.

Source: World Bank > Syria > Syria Military Spending