India General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

19, Oct 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: India › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all India 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: Indian Rupee
Currency Symbol: INR

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 India , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for India in year 2015 is 27.946 %. 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 India No. 127 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 %; India is 5.93 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for India was 26.74 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for India in 2015 was or will be 4.50% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for India was or will be 28.00 %, which is 0.21% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for India, in other Years
Year %
  2021 26.903
  2020 27.029
  2019 27.139
  2018 27.327
  2017 27.563
  2016 28.004
2015 27.946
  2014 26.743
  2013 27.587
  2012 27.265
  2011 27.503
  2010 27.223
  2009 28.269
  2008 29.669
  2007 26.369
  2006 26.505
  2005 26.235
  2004 27.174
  2003 28.521
  2002 27.481
  2001 26.762
  2000 24.662
  1999 24.292
  1998 24.594
  1997 23.759
  1996 22.907
  1995 23.638
  1994 24.705
  1993 24.371
  1992 24.926
  1991 25.29
  1990 23.941
  1989 23.811
  1988 23.078
  1987 n/a
  1986 n/a
  1985 n/a
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a