Denmark General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

23, Aug 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Denmark › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Denmark 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: Danish Krone
Currency Symbol: DKK

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 Denmark , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Denmark in year 2015 is 53.826 %. 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 Denmark No. 12 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 %; Denmark is 19.95 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Denmark was 55.97 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Denmark in 2015 was or will be 3.83% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Denmark was or will be 53.42 %, which is 0.75% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Denmark, in other Years
Year %
  2021 49.999
  2020 50.221
  2019 50.65
  2018 51.19
  2017 51.757
  2016 53.422
2015 53.826
  2014 55.969
  2013 56.541
  2012 58.336
  2011 56.843
  2010 57.06
  2009 56.798
  2008 50.521
  2007 49.579
  2006 49.816
  2005 51.224
  2004 53.025
  2003 53.639
  2002 53.214
  2001 52.837
  2000 52.687
  1999 54.533
  1998 55.395
  1997 55.907
  1996 57.998
  1995 58.526
  1994 59.293
  1993 59.295
  1992 56.342
  1991 55.377
  1990 54.953
  1989 55.2
  1988 55.136
  1987 53.057
  1986 51.921
  1985 54.893
  1984 55.8
  1983 57.298
  1982 57.161
  1981 55.848
  1980 52.351