General government total expenditure (% of GDP) Data for Year 2021, All Countries

05, Dec 2019, EST.

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Indicator: General government total expenditure (% of GDP) › Change indicator
Year: 2021 › Change year
Date of Last Update: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)


While looking at the values for General government total expenditure (% of GDP) data, please note: 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.

Economic Indicators : General government total expenditure (% of GDP) 2021
Economic Indicator Listing in Year 2021
  General government total expenditure (% of GDP)   Value  
 Advanced Economies 38.213 % 
 Afghanistan 34.115 % 
 Albania 29.192 % 
 Algeria 34.304 % 
 Angola 27.675 % 
 Antigua and Barbuda 19.162 % 
 Argentina 38.801 % 
 Armenia 24.504 % 
 ASEAN 5 21.052 % 
 Australia 36.151 % 
 Austria 50.474 % 
 Azerbaijan 39.68 % 
 Bahamas 23.504 % 
 Bahrain 33.978 % 
 Bangladesh 16.693 % 
 Barbados 43.63 % 
 Belarus 44.248 % 
 Belgium 51.939 % 
 Belize 27.707 % 
 Benin 22.502 % 
 Bhutan 25.954 % 
 Bolivia 37.726 % 
 Bosnia and Herzegovina 46.451 % 
 Botswana 28.436 % 
 Brazil 39.024 % 
 Brunei Darussalam 28.457 % 
 Bulgaria 36.52 % 
 Burkina Faso 27.225 % 
 Burundi 24.426 % 
 Cambodia 21.122 % 
 Cameroon 21.063 % 
 Canada 38.86 % 
 Cape Verde 27.691 % 
 Central African Republic 14.45 % 
 Chad 18.387 % 
 Chile 28.551 % 
 China 29.543 % 
 Colombia 26.313 % 
 Commonwealth of Independent States 30.751 % 
 Comoros 32.068 % 
 Congo 17.883 % 
 Congo, Republic of 35.222 % 
 Costa Rica 21.235 % 
 Croatia 47.939 % 
 Cyprus 37.168 % 
 Czech Republic 41.281 % 
 Denmark 49.999 % 
 Developing Asia 27.823 % 
 Djibouti 29.426 % 
 Dominica 31.409 % 
 Dominican Republic 18.223 % 
 Ecuador 32.226 % 
 Egypt 30.89 % 
 El Salvador 23.88 % 
 Emerging and Developing Economies 28.904 % 
 Emerging and developing Europe 38.943 % 
 Equatorial Guinea 24.331 % 
 Eritrea 26.514 % 
 Estonia 39.312 % 
 Ethiopia 19.04 % 
 Euro Area 46.083 % 
 European Union 44.19 % 
 Fiji 31.28 % 
 Finland 56.111 % 
 France 53.389 % 
 Gabon 22.138 % 
 Gambia 23.604 % 
 Georgia 28.747 % 
 Germany 43.638 % 
 Ghana 22.243 % 
 Grenada 23.188 % 
 Guam 31.116 % 
 Guatemala 12.712 % 
 Guinea 28.318 % 
 Guinea Bissau 22.525 % 
 Haiti 22.579 % 
 Honduras 27.397 % 
 Hong Kong 18.321 % 
 Hungary 45.881 % 
 Iceland 42.483 % 
 India 26.903 % 
 Indonesia 18.183 % 
 Iran 16.005 % 
 Iraq 39.872 % 
 Ireland 31.07 % 
 Israel 41.315 % 
 Italy 46.62 % 
 Ivory Coast 22.125 % 
 Jamaica 26.175 % 
 Japan 38.094 % 
 Jordan 28.07 % 
 Kazakhstan 19.774 % 
 Kenya 24.994 % 
 Kiribati 74.238 % 
 Korea 18.693 % 
 Kosovo 28.049 % 
 Kuwait 50.214 % 
 Kyrgyzstan 36.244 % 
 Laos 27.685 % 
 Latvia 35.771 % 
 Lebanon 31.14 % 
 Lesotho 55.478 % 
 Liberia 28.954 % 
 Libya 49.04 % 
 Lithuania 34.989 % 
 Luxembourg 42.098 % 
 Macau 20.642 % 
 Macedonia 32.303 % 
 Madagascar 18.137 % 
 Major advanced economies (G7) 38.834 % 
 Malawi 27.877 % 
 Malaysia 23.603 % 
 Maldives 42.91 % 
 Mali 23.142 % 
 Malta 40.389 % 
 Marshall Islands 58.05 % 
 Mauritania 31.304 % 
 Mauritius 25.737 % 
 Mexico 24.45 % 
 Micronesia 61.192 % 
 Middle East 31.012 % 
 Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan 30.04 % 
 Moldova 37.713 % 
 Mongolia 29.602 % 
 Montenegro 41.603 % 
 Morocco 29.826 % 
 Mozambique 29.297 % 
 Myanmar 27.087 % 
 Namibia 34.424 % 
 Nepal 22.1 % 
 Netherlands 44.49 % 
 New Zealand 34.135 % 
 Nicaragua 27.02 % 
 Niger 26.505 % 
 Nigeria 12.6 % 
 Norway 47.139 % 
 Oman 51.27 % 
 Other Advanced Economies (Excluding G7 and Eurozone) 31.33 % 
 Pakistan 20.19 % 
 Palau 34.084 % 
 Panama 20.383 % 
 Papua New Guinea 30.482 % 
 Paraguay 24.357 % 
 Peru 21.828 % 
 Philippines 20.917 % 
 Poland 41.407 % 
 Portugal 45.437 % 
 Puerto Rico 21.193 % 
 Qatar 29.099 % 
 Romania 31.621 % 
 Russia 30.922 % 
 Rwanda 24.801 % 
 Saint Kitts and Nevis 25.206 % 
 Saint Lucia 32.536 % 
 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 29.154 % 
 Samoa 30.707 % 
 San Marino 21.782 % 
 Sao Tome and Principe 33.414 % 
 Saudi Arabia 36.776 % 
 Senegal 26.804 % 
 Serbia 39.743 % 
 Seychelles 35.174 % 
 Sierra Leone 18.101 % 
 Singapore 20.39 % 
 Slovakia 39.561 % 
 Slovenia 43.816 % 
 Solomon Islands 41.01 % 
 South Africa 33.642 % 
 South Sudan 34.896 % 
 Spain 39.569 % 
 Sri Lanka 19.011 % 
 Sub Saharan African 21.103 % 
 Sudan 12.03 % 
 Suriname 28.278 % 
 Swaziland 29.137 % 
 Sweden 49.116 % 
 Switzerland 32.744 % 
 Taiwan 18.334 % 
 Tajikistan 33.042 % 
 Tanzania 19.396 % 
 Thailand 22.893 % 
 Timor Leste (East Timor) 54.462 % 
 Togo 27.393 % 
 Tonga 25.351 % 
 Trinidad and Tobago 39.304 % 
 Tunisia 26.401 % 
 Turkey 37.932 % 
 Turkmenistan 15.454 % 
 Tuvalu 88.949 % 
 Uganda 19.897 % 
 Ukraine 39.993 % 
 United Arab Emirates 28.28 % 
 United Kingdom 36.355 % 
 United States 35.935 % 
 Uruguay 31.743 % 
 Uzbekistan 33.225 % 
 Vanuatu 24.013 % 
 Venezuela 35.94 % 
 Vietnam 27.295 % 
 Western Hemisphere 31.038 % 
 World Average 31.31 % 
 Yemen 23.67 % 
 Zambia 20.65 % 
 Zimbabwe 27.05 % 
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