Hong Kong (Hong Kong SAR (Special Administrative Region)) General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

16, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Hong Kong (Hong Kong SAR (Special Administrative Region)) › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Hong Kong 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: Hong Kong Dollar
Currency Symbol: HKD

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 Hong Kong (Hong Kong SAR (Special Administrative Region)), Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Hong Kong in year 2015 is 17.614 %. 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 Hong Kong No. 179 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 %; Hong Kong is 16.27 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Hong Kong was 17.26 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Hong Kong in 2015 was or will be 2.08% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Hong Kong was or will be 19.20 %, which is 8.98% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Hong Kong, in other Years
Year %
  2021 18.321
  2020 18.321
  2019 19.238
  2018 19.771
  2017 18.573
  2016 19.195
2015 17.614
  2014 17.255
  2013 20.038
  2012 18.295
  2011 18.626
  2010 16.593
  2009 17.079
  2008 18.791
  2007 13.931
  2006 15.007
  2005 16.2
  2004 18.209
  2003 19.561
  2002 18.507
  2001 18.243
  2000 17.457
  1999 17.077
  1998 18.548
  1997 14.135
  1996 14.372
  1995 16.067
  1994 15.378
  1993 15.309
  1992 13.544
  1991 12.809
  1990 13.839
  1989 12.976
  1988 11.681
  1987 11.767
  1986 12.696
  1985 14.511
  1984 13.342
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a