Greece General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

20, Mar 2019, EDT.

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

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Greece in year 2015 is 49.986 %. 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 Greece No. 19 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 %; Greece is 16.11 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Greece was 49.94 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Greece in 2015 was or will be 0.10% more than it was or will be in 2014.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Greece, in other Years
Year %
  2021 n/a
  2020 n/a
  2019 n/a
  2018 n/a
  2017 n/a
  2016 n/a
2015 49.986
  2014 49.936
  2013 49.198
  2012 52.188
  2011 54.235
  2010 52.464
  2009 54.06
  2008 50.811
  2007 47.069
  2006 45.117
  2005 45.562
  2004 47.615
  2003 46.592
  2002 45.797
  2001 45.986
  2000 46.994
  1999 48.277
  1998 46.517
  1997 48.142
  1996 50.277
  1995 51.732
  1994 40.949
  1993 42.837
  1992 40.929
  1991 39.031
  1990 42.7
  1989 38.582
  1988 37.51
  1987 37.743
  1986 37.454
  1985 37.97
  1984 35.438
  1983 33.541
  1982 31.83
  1981 31.145
  1980 27.191