Iran (Islamic Republic of Iran) General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

19, Mar 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Iran (Islamic Republic of Iran) › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Iran 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: Iranian Real
Currency Symbol: IRR

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 Iran (Islamic Republic of Iran), Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Iran in year 2015 is 15.89 %. 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 Iran No. 183 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 %; Iran is 17.99 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Iran was 15.73 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Iran in 2015 was or will be 1.04% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Iran was or will be 16.06 %, which is 1.08% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Iran, in other Years
Year %
  2021 16.005
  2020 15.921
  2019 15.93
  2018 15.922
  2017 16.09
  2016 16.062
2015 15.89
  2014 15.726
  2013 15.021
  2012 14.536
  2011 18.537
  2010 19.128
  2009 20.586
  2008 22.132
  2007 19.717
  2006 23.814
  2005 21.856
  2004 18.801
  2003 20.008
  2002 20.151
  2001 17.031
  2000 16.671
  1999 19.534
  1998 20.984
  1997 21.662
  1996 21.595
  1995 26.076
  1994 28.059
  1993 33.669
  1992 18.193
  1991 17.644
  1990 20.404
  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