El Salvador General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

20, May 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: El Salvador › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all El Salvador 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. See notes for: General government total expenditure (National currency).

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

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for El Salvador in year 2015 is 21.713 %. 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 El Salvador No. 161 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 %; El Salvador is 12.17 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for El Salvador was 21.31 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for El Salvador in 2015 was or will be 1.87% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for El Salvador was or will be 22.27 %, which is 2.55% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for El Salvador, in other Years
Year %
  2021 23.88
  2020 23.679
  2019 23.454
  2018 23.231
  2017 22.977
  2016 22.267
2015 21.713
  2014 21.314
  2013 22.005
  2012 21.819
  2011 21.533
  2010 21.571
  2009 21.403
  2008 19.237
  2007 18.584
  2006 19.128
  2005 18.645
  2004 18.307
  2003 19.615
  2002 18.536
  2001 18.331
  2000 19.157
  1999 17.048
  1998 15.96
  1997 14.907
  1996 17.58
  1995 15.709
  1994 15.832
  1993 16.283
  1992 19.015
  1991 17.488
  1990 14.962
  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