Italy General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

26, Apr 2019, EDT.

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

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Italy in year 2015 is 50.396 %. 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 Italy No. 17 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 %; Italy is 16.52 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Italy was 51.22 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Italy in 2015 was or will be 1.60% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Italy was or will be 50.38 %, which is 0.04% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Italy, in other Years
Year %
  2021 46.62
  2020 46.676
  2019 46.908
  2018 47.197
  2017 48.312
  2016 50.375
2015 50.396
  2014 51.216
  2013 51.044
  2012 50.78
  2011 49.145
  2010 49.89
  2009 51.159
  2008 47.83
  2007 46.791
  2006 47.63
  2005 47.144
  2004 46.838
  2003 47.245
  2002 46.786
  2001 47.518
  2000 45.498
  1999 47.368
  1998 48.312
  1997 49.623
  1996 51.64
  1995 51.805
  1994 54.726
  1993 57.418
  1992 56.437
  1991 54.984
  1990 53.841
  1989 49.15
  1988 47.995
  1987 n/a
  1986 n/a
  1985 n/a
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a