Switzerland General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

14, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Switzerland › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Switzerland 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: Swiss Franc
Currency Symbol: CHF

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 Switzerland , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Switzerland in year 2015 is 32.971 %. 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 Switzerland No. 91 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 %; Switzerland is 0.91 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Switzerland was 32.90 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Switzerland in 2015 was or will be 0.21% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Switzerland was or will be 32.99 %, which is 0.05% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Switzerland, in other Years
Year %
  2021 32.744
  2020 32.744
  2019 32.734
  2018 32.796
  2017 32.923
  2016 32.987
2015 32.971
  2014 32.902
  2013 32.891
  2012 32.607
  2011 32.566
  2010 32.169
  2009 32.408
  2008 30.673
  2007 30.007
  2006 31.162
  2005 32.851
  2004 33.502
  2003 33.804
  2002 33.036
  2001 31.685
  2000 30.895
  1999 32.485
  1998 33.163
  1997 33.426
  1996 33.374
  1995 32.738
  1994 32.819
  1993 32.927
  1992 31.73
  1991 29.816
  1990 28.012
  1989 28.092
  1988 28.663
  1987 28.189
  1986 28.368
  1985 28.461
  1984 28.908
  1983 29.381
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a