Small Arms Trade Database

Norwegian Initiative on Small Arms Transfers (NISAT); Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO)

The Small Arms Trade Database contains information about transfers of small arms, lights weapons, and their ammunition, parts and accessories. Incorporated is data about around 250 states and territories between 1962 and (currently) 2011 . Similar to the SIPRI arms trade database, countries, years and weapon type can be selected for analysis. In addition to the units, values and weight of SALW traded, the database displays the data sources and estimates its quality.

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