Qatar General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

15, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Qatar › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Qatar 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: Qatari Riyal
Currency Symbol: QAR

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 Qatar , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Qatar in year 2015 is 33.12 %. 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 Qatar No. 87 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 %; Qatar is 0.76 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Qatar was 28.92 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Qatar in 2015 was or will be 14.53% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Qatar was or will be 35.10 %, which is 5.98% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Qatar, in other Years
Year %
  2021 29.099
  2020 30.036
  2019 30.848
  2018 32.301
  2017 34.405
  2016 35.099
2015 33.12
  2014 28.917
  2013 30.992
  2012 30.424
  2011 28.161
  2010 30.612
  2009 32.855
  2008 23.006
  2007 28.08
  2006 28.452
  2005 29.059
  2004 28.898
  2003 28.727
  2002 31.532
  2001 32.035
  2000 30.33
  1999 38.507
  1998 45.611
  1997 42.075
  1996 47.249
  1995 44.043
  1994 48.192
  1993 50.933
  1992 45.248
  1991 46.626
  1990 42.547
  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