Norway General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

19, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Norway › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Norway 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: Norwegian Krone
Currency Symbol: NOK

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 Norway , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Norway in year 2015 is 47.652 %. 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 Norway No. 23 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 %; Norway is 13.77 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Norway was 44.85 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Norway in 2015 was or will be 6.24% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Norway was or will be 49.62 %, which is 4.13% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Norway, in other Years
Year %
  2021 47.139
  2020 47.128
  2019 47.178
  2018 47.463
  2017 47.943
  2016 49.622
2015 47.652
  2014 44.853
  2013 43.29
  2012 42.239
  2011 43.01
  2010 44.1
  2009 45.047
  2008 38.946
  2007 39.471
  2006 39.336
  2005 41.003
  2004 44.161
  2003 47.094
  2002 45.775
  2001 43.403
  2000 41.744
  1999 46.897
  1998 48.268
  1997 45.918
  1996 47.475
  1995 49.797
  1994 49.811
  1993 50.699
  1992 51.788
  1991 50.437
  1990 49.391
  1989 48.505
  1988 48.849
  1987 46.968
  1986 44.698
  1985 41.237
  1984 41.891
  1983 43.875
  1982 44.279
  1981 43.696
  1980 44.29