Sweden General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

24, Mar 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Sweden › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Sweden 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: Swedish Krona
Currency Symbol: SEK

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 Sweden , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Sweden in year 2015 is 49.265 %. 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 Sweden No. 20 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 %; Sweden is 15.39 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Sweden was 51.71 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Sweden in 2015 was or will be 4.72% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Sweden was or will be 49.57 %, which is 0.62% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Sweden, in other Years
Year %
  2021 49.116
  2020 49.359
  2019 49.592
  2018 49.673
  2017 49.809
  2016 49.572
2015 49.265
  2014 51.707
  2013 52.248
  2012 51.507
  2011 50.385
  2010 50.995
  2009 52.048
  2008 49.329
  2007 48.7
  2006 50.37
  2005 51.715
  2004 51.81
  2003 53.399
  2002 53.291
  2001 52.181
  2000 52.739
  1999 55.736
  1998 56.43
  1997 58.368
  1996 60.487
  1995 62.471
  1994 65.648
  1993 68.393
  1992 66.852
  1991 61.57
  1990 57.952
  1989 57.212
  1988 57.131
  1987 58.523
  1986 60.684
  1985 62.523
  1984 61.379
  1983 64.104
  1982 64.55
  1981 62.577
  1980 59.997