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Hiroshima for Global Peace

The status of nuclear forces

Hiroshima Prefecture annually releases “Hiroshima Report” that analyzes and evaluates the status of nuclear disarmament, non-proliferation and security. In this report, we introduce the status of nuclear forces ever year.

Moreover, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) who Hiroshima Prefecture signed the MOU with announces the latest status of nuclear forces in SIPRI YEARBOOK.

 

The status of nuclear forces (estimates, as of January 2020)

As of January 2020, the total number of nuclear stockpile is 13,400. It decreases 465 compared with the number of January 2019. 

Country

Deployed warheads

Other warheads

Total inventory

(As of January 2020)

Total inventory

(As of January 2019)

U.S. 1,750 4,050 5,800 6,185
Russia 1,570 4,805 6,375 6,500
U.K. 120 95 215 200
France 280 10 290 300
China 320 320 290
India 150 150 130-140
Pakistan 160 160 150-160
Israel 90 90 80-90
North Korea [30-40] [30-40] [20-30]
Total 3,720 9,680 13,400 13,865

Source: SIPRI YEARBOOK 2020

Number of Nuclear Weapons (1945-2019)

The status of nuclear weapons

The status of nuclear weapons (2020)The status of nuclear weapons (2019)

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