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Access to multiple data years, enabling data comparisons across time. Download selected data to Excel, including Procurements, Economics, Forces, Equipment, Deployments and Data-analysis-tool results.
A corporate subscription enables multiple-user access for your organisation, facilitating department or company-wide usability.
Explore, visualise and compare comprehensive global, regional and national macroeconomics and defence economics data sets. The system uses local currency and USD, IMF and national data, and outputs graphs and charts.
Data measures include: Defence budgets. Defence budgets as a % of GDP. Defence expenditure. GDP. GDP per capita. GDP growth %. Inflation %.
View and search hundreds of signed, cancelled or completed procurement contracts, or those under negotiation, with more added weekly, creating an extensive view of the global defence-equipment trade.
Filter orders by date, company, region, domain, type or value, or simply conduct a free-text search. Drill down into individual contracts, including original and current order timelines, contracted defence companies, construction locations and detailed order histories.
Use the powerful data-analysis tool for graphical and numerical side-by-side comparisons of equipment, personnel numbers and defence-economics measures over time. Search by ‘Active’, ‘In store’, ‘In reserve’ or ‘Non-operational’ equipment and by ‘Active Military’, ‘Active Paramilitary’, ‘Reserve Military’ and ‘Reserve Paramilitary’ personnel.
Search by service (e.g. US Navy) as well as by country. Drill down into the search results to observe breakdowns of equipment types.
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For defence ministries, defence colleges, civil services and others, a Military Balance+ corporate subscription provides fast access to data and analysis to enable better informed policy- and decision-making.
Using the powerful Data Analysis Tool, search and compare current equipment holdings and forces between multiple countries, international organisations and selected non-state armed groups, and defence-economic measures between regions and states.
For those studying military and security matters, or journalists and others in the media looking for reliable numbers quickly, the Military Balance+ gives you dependable information from the trusted source for defence analysis.
Whether in the land-systems, aerospace or maritime platform-manufacture industries, or materials, sub-systems or consultancy, a corporate subscription grants access to a wealth of procurements data, and much more.
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