Bahamas (The Bahamas) General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

06, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Bahamas (The Bahamas) › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Bahamas 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: Bahamian Dollar
Currency Symbol: BSD

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 Bahamas (The Bahamas), Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Bahamas in year 2015 is 24.205 %. 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 Bahamas No. 149 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 %; Bahamas is 9.68 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Bahamas was 22.78 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Bahamas in 2015 was or will be 6.26% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Bahamas was or will be 24.80 %, which is 2.44% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Bahamas, in other Years
Year %
  2021 23.504
  2020 23.876
  2019 24.13
  2018 24.57
  2017 25.091
  2016 24.795
2015 24.205
  2014 22.779
  2013 22.783
  2012 23.507
  2011 22.804
  2010 20.836
  2009 20.981
  2008 19.015
  2007 18.68
  2006 16.94
  2005 16.417
  2004 15.805
  2003 15.657
  2002 15.244
  2001 15.19
  2000 15.434
  1999 12.407
  1998 16.063
  1997 17.182
  1996 15.364
  1995 15.393
  1994 15.682
  1993 19.466
  1992 19.683
  1991 19.788
  1990 n/a
  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