Advanced Economies General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

18, Mar 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Advanced Economies › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Advanced Economies indicators, › See General government total expenditure (% of GDP) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: US Dollar
Currency Symbol: US$

Total expenditure consists of total expense and the net acquisition of nonfinancial assets. Note: Apart from being on an accrual basis, total expenditure differs from the GFSM 1986 definition of total expenditure in the sense that it also takes the disposals of nonfinancial assets into account.

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics for Advanced Economies , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Advanced Economies in year 2015 is 39.306 %. Total expenditure consists of total expense and the net acquisition of nonfinancial assets. Note: Apart from being on an accrual basis, total expenditure differs from the GFSM 1986 definition of total expenditure in the sense that it also takes the disposals of nonfinancial assets into account.

This makes Advanced Economies n/a in world rankings according to General government total expenditure (% of GDP) in year 2015. The world's average General government total expenditure (% of GDP) value is 33.88 %; Advanced Economies is 5.43 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Advanced Economies was 39.96 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Advanced Economies in 2015 was or will be 1.65% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Advanced Economies was or will be 39.25 %, which is 0.14% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Advanced Economies, in other Years
Year %
  2021 38.213
  2020 38.233
  2019 38.313
  2018 38.43
  2017 38.779
  2016 39.252
2015 39.306
  2014 39.964
  2013 40.441
  2012 40.956
  2011 41.717
  2010 42.461
  2009 43.691
  2008 39.929
  2007 37.827
  2006 37.697
  2005 37.94
  2004 38.022
  2003 38.537
  2002 37.817
  2001 37.241
  2000 n/a
  1999 n/a
  1998 n/a
  1997 n/a
  1996 n/a
  1995 n/a
  1994 n/a
  1993 n/a
  1992 n/a
  1991 n/a
  1990 n/a
  1989 n/a
  1988 n/a
  1987 n/a
  1986 n/a
  1985 n/a
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a