Trinidad and Tobago General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Statistics

21, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Trinidad and Tobago › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › See all Trinidad and Tobago 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: Trinidad and Tobago Dollar
Currency Symbol: TTD

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 Trinidad and Tobago , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Trinidad and Tobago in year 2015 is 39.819 %. 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 Trinidad and Tobago No. 55 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 %; Trinidad and Tobago is 5.94 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Trinidad and Tobago was 36.98 % General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Trinidad and Tobago in 2015 was or will be 7.67% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Trinidad and Tobago was or will be 39.78 %, which is 0.09% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Trinidad and Tobago, in other Years
Year %
  2021 39.304
  2020 38.843
  2019 38.455
  2018 38.191
  2017 38.322
  2016 39.784
2015 39.819
  2014 36.983
  2013 35.908
  2012 32.344
  2011 32.774
  2010 36.363
  2009 39.869
  2008 30.828
  2007 29.584
  2006 32.134
  2005 27.545
  2004 26.011
  2003 24.817
  2002 26.595
  2001 29.902
  2000 27.565
  1999 29.207
  1998 30.779
  1997 29.673
  1996 28.977
  1995 27.101
  1994 29.621
  1993 29.771
  1992 31.682
  1991 33.24
  1990 28.824
  1989 30.76
  1988 45.718
  1987 n/a
  1986 n/a
  1985 n/a
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a