SDG 16 · Indicator

Exports of major conventional weapons

TIV constant million USD per 100,000 population

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The volume of major conventional weapons exported, expressed in constant 1990 US$ millions per 100 000 people. It is calculated based on the trend-indicator value (TIV), 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.

Long-Term Objective

The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of .


Stockholm Peace Research Institute

Exports of major conventional weapons