Pakistan General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

19, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Pakistan › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Pakistan 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: Pakistani Rupee
Currency Symbol: PKR

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 Pakistan , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Pakistan in year 2015 is 19.814 %. 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 Pakistan No. 169 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 %; Pakistan is 14.07 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Pakistan was 20.18 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Pakistan in 2015 was or will be 1.79% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Pakistan was or will be 19.84 %, which is 0.15% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Pakistan, in other Years
Year %
  2021 20.19
  2020 20.195
  2019 20.009
  2018 19.655
  2017 19.592
  2016 19.843
2015 19.814
  2014 20.176
  2013 21.828
  2012 21.656
  2011 19.349
  2010 20.337
  2009 19.275
  2008 21.674
  2007 19.481
  2006 17.062
  2005 15.938
  2004 15.182
  2003 16.099
  2002 18.05
  2001 16.14
  2000 17.25
  1999 16.521
  1998 17.626
  1997 17.135
  1996 18.748
  1995 17.439
  1994 18.113
  1993 21.214
  1992 n/a
  1991 n/a
  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