Burkina Faso General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

20, Mar 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Burkina Faso › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Burkina Faso 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: Central African Franc
Currency Symbol: XAF

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 Burkina Faso , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Burkina Faso in year 2015 is 21.271 %. 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 Burkina Faso No. 162 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 %; Burkina Faso is 12.61 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Burkina Faso was 23.38 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Burkina Faso in 2015 was or will be 9.03% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Burkina Faso was or will be 24.60 %, which is 15.66% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Burkina Faso, in other Years
Year %
  2021 27.225
  2020 27.035
  2019 27.032
  2018 26.415
  2017 25.675
  2016 24.601
2015 21.271
  2014 23.382
  2013 27.836
  2012 25.501
  2011 22.07
  2010 22.833
  2009 24.203
  2008 20.909
  2007 25.686
  2006 24.612
  2005 22.732
  2004 22.791
  2003 19.8
  2002 21.887
  2001 22.114
  2000 22.295
  1999 24.062
  1998 22.202
  1997 22.523
  1996 22.215
  1995 21.859
  1994 20.053
  1993 20.092
  1992 15.305
  1991 15.795
  1990 15.877
  1989 13.563
  1988 15.742
  1987 18.711
  1986 14.944
  1985 11.32
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a