Germany General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

22, Oct 2018, EDT.

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Country or Region: Germany › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Germany 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 Germany , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Germany in year 2015 is 43.973 %. 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 Germany No. 35 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 %; Germany is 10.09 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Germany was 44.27 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Germany in 2015 was or will be 0.67% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Germany was or will be 44.40 %, which is 0.97% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Germany, in other Years
Year %
  2021 43.638
  2020 43.71
  2019 43.801
  2018 44.131
  2017 44.341
  2016 44.398
2015 43.973
  2014 44.268
  2013 44.083
  2012 44.035
  2011 44.43
  2010 47.034
  2009 47.303
  2008 43.398
  2007 42.653
  2006 44.459
  2005 45.963
  2004 46.145
  2003 47.618
  2002 47.129
  2001 46.79
  2000 44.571
  1999 47.448
  1998 47.494
  1997 47.827
  1996 48.64
  1995 54.391
  1994 47.917
  1993 47.952
  1992 47.17
  1991 46.355
  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