Bhutan General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

25, Jun 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Bhutan › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Bhutan 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: Ngultrum
Currency Symbol: BTN

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. See notes for: General government total expenditure (National currency).

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

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Bhutan in year 2015 is 25.076 %. 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 Bhutan No. 145 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 %; Bhutan is 8.80 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Bhutan was 30.96 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Bhutan in 2015 was or will be 19.00% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Bhutan was or will be 26.99 %, which is 7.61% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Bhutan, in other Years
Year %
  2021 25.954
  2020 25.854
  2019 22.511
  2018 22.6
  2017 24.657
  2016 26.985
2015 25.076
  2014 30.959
  2013 32.882
  2012 36.475
  2011 37.682
  2010 44.698
  2009 33.294
  2008 34.673
  2007 35.048
  2006 35.868
  2005 37.944
  2004 32.44
  2003 36.111
  2002 41.379
  2001 52.955
  2000 45.301
  1999 42.292
  1998 32.746
  1997 39.825
  1996 39.885
  1995 40.648
  1994 39.874
  1993 37.071
  1992 36.274
  1991 32.432
  1990 37.738
  1989 49.279
  1988 47.736
  1987 49.961
  1986 51.292
  1985 56.999
  1984 41.389
  1983 44.441
  1982 35.723
  1981 52.587
  1980 n/a