Sierra Leone General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

18, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Sierra Leone › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Sierra Leone 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: Leone
Currency Symbol: SLL

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 Sierra Leone , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Sierra Leone in year 2015 is 20.263 %. 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 Sierra Leone No. 166 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 %; Sierra Leone is 13.62 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Sierra Leone was 18.12 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Sierra Leone in 2015 was or will be 11.81% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Sierra Leone was or will be 19.18 %, which is 5.37% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Sierra Leone, in other Years
Year %
  2021 18.101
  2020 17.894
  2019 18.12
  2018 17.736
  2017 17.32
  2016 19.175
2015 20.263
  2014 18.123
  2013 15.775
  2012 20.4
  2011 21.58
  2010 20.221
  2009 17.476
  2008 16.161
  2007 12.953
  2006 16.634
  2005 18.035
  2004 18.116
  2003 18.823
  2002 20.022
  2001 19.097
  2000 16.362
  1999 n/a
  1998 n/a
  1997 n/a
  1996 n/a
  1995 n/a
  1994 n/a
  1993 n/a
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  1980 n/a