Papua New Guinea General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

10, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Papua New Guinea › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Papua New Guinea 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: Kina
Currency Symbol: PGK

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 Papua New Guinea , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Papua New Guinea in year 2015 is 32.632 %. 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 Papua New Guinea No. 95 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 %; Papua New Guinea is 1.25 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Papua New Guinea was 34.43 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Papua New Guinea in 2015 was or will be 5.21% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Papua New Guinea was or will be 32.41 %, which is 0.68% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Papua New Guinea, in other Years
Year %
  2021 30.482
  2020 30.253
  2019 30.528
  2018 30.922
  2017 31.701
  2016 32.409
2015 32.632
  2014 34.425
  2013 36.131
  2012 32.377
  2011 28.714
  2010 28.162
  2009 36.89
  2008 30.082
  2007 28.319
  2006 30.681
  2005 32.453
  2004 30.503
  2003 28.784
  2002 31.276
  2001 33.249
  2000 31.541
  1999 33.065
  1998 30.881
  1997 31.704
  1996 27.085
  1995 26.357
  1994 29.744
  1993 36.308
  1992 35.142
  1991 34.517
  1990 37.824
  1989 34.455
  1988 29.515
  1987 36.368
  1986 39.328
  1985 38.113
  1984 37.239
  1983 35.418
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a