France General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

26, Apr 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: France › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all France 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: Euro
Currency Symbol: EUR

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 France , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for France in year 2015 is 56.877 %. 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 France No. 9 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 %; France is 23.00 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for France was 57.53 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for France in 2015 was or will be 1.13% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for France was or will be 56.42 %, which is 0.81% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for France, in other Years
Year %
  2021 53.389
  2020 54.027
  2019 54.671
  2018 55.32
  2017 55.851
  2016 56.418
2015 56.877
  2014 57.528
  2013 57.031
  2012 56.831
  2011 55.919
  2010 56.444
  2009 56.761
  2008 52.99
  2007 52.227
  2006 52.493
  2005 52.878
  2004 52.524
  2003 52.784
  2002 52.298
  2001 51.215
  2000 51.128
  1999 52.057
  1998 52.344
  1997 53.917
  1996 54.263
  1995 54.184
  1994 54.01
  1993 54.614
  1992 52.023
  1991 50.736
  1990 49.615
  1989 48.988
  1988 50.169
  1987 50.847
  1986 51.459
  1985 51.893
  1984 51.277
  1983 50.367
  1982 49.893
  1981 48.623
  1980 46.103