Contemporary Measures of Power 
Country GDP   Pop.   Mil. Exp.   Sum
China 2,228,862 0.05 1,305 0.2 44,354 0.05 0.1
France 2,110,185 0.048 61 0.01 52,755 0.06 0.04
Germany 2,781,900 0.063 82 0.01 37,834 0.04 0.04
India 785,468 0.018 1,095 0.17 22,779 0.03 0.07
Japan 4,505,912 0.102 128 0.02 44,158 0.05 0.06
Russia 763,720 0.017 143 0.02 28,563 0.03 0.02
UK 2,192,553 0.049 60 0.01 57,006 0.06 0.04
US 12,455,070 0.281 296 0.05 506,921 0.57 0.3
World 44,384,001 1 6,438 1 887,697 1 1
Source: World Bank World Development Indicators, 2006
GDP: purchasing power parity basis in current million US$
Population: in millions
Military Expenditure: in million US$