Zambia General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

17, Jun 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Zambia › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Zambia 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: Zambian Kwacha
Currency Symbol: ZMK

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 Zambia , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Zambia in year 2015 is 25.57 %. 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 Zambia No. 141 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 %; Zambia is 8.31 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Zambia was 24.88 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Zambia in 2015 was or will be 2.79% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Zambia was or will be 25.23 %, which is 1.33% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Zambia, in other Years
Year %
  2021 20.65
  2020 20.75
  2019 21.231
  2018 22.11
  2017 23.568
  2016 25.229
2015 25.57
  2014 24.875
  2013 23.837
  2012 21.526
  2011 19.527
  2010 18.066
  2009 17.807
  2008 19.457
  2007 19.923
  2006 19.692
  2005 22.451
  2004 23.273
  2003 27.313
  2002 27.571
  2001 27.962
  2000 21.409
  1999 n/a
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