The status of nuclear forces (estimates, as of January 2021)
Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) who Hiroshima Prefecture signed the MOU with launches SIPRI YEARBOOK 2021 and announces the latest status of nuclear forces.
As of January 2021, the total number of nuclear stockpile is 13,080. It decreases 320 compared with the number of January 2020. As same as the last year, the U.S. and Russian nuclear stockpiles together constitute more than 90 percent of the total. Although the U.S. and Russian nuclear stockpiles decrease, the U.K., Chinese, Indian, Pakistan, North Korean nuclear stockpiles increase.
(As of January 2021)
(As of January 2020)
Source: SIPRI YEARBOOK 2021
Please see Hiroshima Report about the status of Nuclear Disarmament, Non-Proliferation and Nuclear Security in 2020.
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