Maldives General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

17, Jul 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Maldives › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Maldives 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: Rufiyaa
Currency Symbol: MVR

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 Maldives , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Maldives in year 2015 is 44.419 %. 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 Maldives No. 31 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 %; Maldives is 10.54 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Maldives was 41.31 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Maldives in 2015 was or will be 7.53% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Maldives was or will be 48.99 %, which is 10.28% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Maldives, in other Years
Year %
  2021 42.91
  2020 43.328
  2019 48.442
  2018 52.04
  2017 52.626
  2016 48.987
2015 44.419
  2014 41.308
  2013 34.847
  2012 33.991
  2011 33.911
  2010 36.809
  2009 40.313
  2008 38.138
  2007 37.089
  2006 37.172
  2005 40.049
  2004 24.423
  2003 26.389
  2002 29.534
  2001 29.48
  2000 29.001
  1999 27.979
  1998 25.877
  1997 25.164
  1996 27.224
  1995 31.258
  1994 30.605
  1993 34.729
  1992 36.093
  1991 37.701
  1990 33.328
  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