Economy

World. Government consumption expenditure, 1970-2016

World. Government consumption expenditure, 1970-2016
yearmlrd. $per capita, $mlrd. $growth, %
current pricesconstant prices 1970
1970536.7145.1536.7 
1971604.3160.1559.34.2
1972699.0181.6580.53.8
1973832.0212.0602.63.8
1974965.2241.2627.74.2
19751 150.1282.2662.55.5
19761 227.4295.6686.33.6
19771 382.3327.0707.43.1
19781 640.7381.4735.64.0
19791 872.2427.7758.83.2
19802 110.9473.8776.52.3
19812 163.4477.1801.83.3
19822 195.6475.7822.22.5
19832 243.1477.4843.32.6
19842 240.0468.3863.72.4
19852 301.6472.5891.43.2
19862 665.0537.3920.83.3
19872 996.9593.2944.12.5
19883 278.9637.1964.92.2
19893 392.8647.6994.23.0
19903 831.4718.91 019.02.5
19914 080.1753.01 044.62.5
19924 358.0791.81 058.01.3
19934 399.4787.51 070.11.1
19944 638.8818.21 079.90.91
19955 105.0887.81 092.91.2
19965 159.7885.01 109.91.6
19975 062.8856.71 131.62.0
19985 051.7843.71 159.02.4
19995 251.5865.71 194.63.1
20005 353.1871.31 227.72.8
20015 443.5874.91 264.13.0
20025 791.0919.11 302.83.1
20036 596.41 033.91 331.82.2
20047 372.51 141.31 366.12.6
20057 923.01 211.41 398.12.3
20068 499.01 283.41 436.82.8
20079 520.81 420.01 479.02.9
200810 678.91 573.31 523.23.0
200910 796.51 571.11 578.83.6
201011 463.31 647.91 607.71.8
201112 537.41 780.51 631.81.5
201212 660.11 776.41 658.51.6
201312 911.21 790.41 682.11.4
201413 097.11 794.91 707.61.5
201512 230.81 657.11 746.22.3
201612 446.81 667.41 783.22.1

Picture. World. Government consumption expenditure, mlrd. $, 1970-2016
Picture. World. Government consumption expenditure, per capita, $, 1970-2016
Picture. World. Government consumption expenditure, growth, %, 1970-2016

World. Government consumption expenditure, rating, 2016
#countriesmlrd. $%
World12 446.8100
regions
1Asia4 193.833.7
2Americas3 841.230.9
3Europe3 813.230.6
4Africa310.42.5
5Oceania288.32.3
subregions
1Northern America2 984.524.0
2East Asia2 915.723.4
3Western Europe1 735.513.9
4Northern Europe918.97.4
5Southern Europe693.25.6
6South America636.95.1
7Western Asia574.64.6
8Eastern Europe465.63.7
9South Asia379.43.0
10Southeast Asia291.82.3
11Australasia278.42.2
12Central America161.71.3
13North Africa117.70.95
14Southern Africa68.30.55
15Caribbean58.10.47
16West Africa51.20.41
17East Africa44.70.36
18Central Asia32.30.26
19Central Africa28.40.23
20Melanesia7.40.060
21Polynesia2.10.016
22Micronesia0.440.0035
countries
1 United States2 658.121.4
2 China1 610.312.9
3 Japan976.77.8
4 Germany680.85.5
5 France582.74.7
6 United Kingdom499.54.0
7 Brazil362.42.9
8 Italy348.72.8
9 Canada324.32.6
10 India263.32.1
11 Australia244.32.0
12 Russia239.51.9
13 Spain233.31.9
14 South Korea214.71.7
15 Netherlands192.11.5
16 Saudi Arabia162.71.3
17 Sweden134.51.1
18 Mexico130.51.0
19 Turkey128.11.0
20 Belgium110.30.89
21 Argentina100.50.81
22 Norway90.20.72
23 Indonesia88.10.71
24 Poland84.20.68
25 Switzerland80.10.64
26 Denmark78.00.63
27 Austria77.50.62
28 Israel71.00.57
29 Thailand69.50.56
30 South Africa60.80.49
31 Finland57.20.46
32 Iran56.70.46
33 Colombia51.20.41
34 United Arab Emirates48.90.39
35 Greece39.00.31
36 Iraq38.10.31
37 Republic of Ireland37.70.30
38 Czech Republic37.50.30
39 Malaysia37.30.30
40 Portugal36.90.30
41 Qatar35.20.28
42 New Zealand34.00.27
43 Philippines33.90.27
44 Singapore33.50.27
45 Pakistan33.50.27
46 Chile33.50.27
47 Algeria33.10.27
48 Venezuela32.00.26
49 Hong Kong32.00.26
50 Egypt30.90.25
51 Kuwait30.60.25
52 Cuba29.50.24
53 Nigeria28.20.23
54 Romania26.30.21
55 Peru25.60.21
56 Hungary25.50.20
57 Libya20.30.16
58 Morocco19.90.16
59 Ukraine18.10.15
60 Oman17.80.14
61 Slovakia17.40.14
62 Kazakhstan16.00.13
63 Ecuador13.90.11
64 Vietnam13.40.11
65 Bangladesh13.00.10
66 Angola12.90.10
67 Uzbekistan10.90.087
68 Croatia10.10.081
69 Costa Rica10.00.080
70 Luxembourg9.80.079
71 Kenya9.60.077
72 Myanmar9.30.074
73 Tunisia8.70.070
74 Puerto Rico8.60.069
75 Slovenia8.40.067
76 Bulgaria8.30.067
77 Dominican Republic7.90.063
78 Belarus7.60.061
79 Uruguay7.60.061
80 Lithuania7.30.059
81 Lebanon7.30.059
82 Sri Lanka7.00.056
83 Ethiopia6.80.055
84 Tanzania6.80.055
85 Guatemala6.70.054
86 Jordan6.40.052
87 Serbia6.10.049
88 Bolivia5.90.048
89 Panama5.90.047
90 Bahrain5.50.044
91 Ivory Coast5.30.042
92 Azerbaijan5.00.040
93 Latvia5.00.040
94 Sudan4.90.040
95 Estonia4.80.039
96 Macau4.70.038
97 Iceland4.60.037
98 Yemen4.60.037
99 Zimbabwe4.50.036
100 Democratic Republic of the Congo4.20.034
101 Trinidad and Tobago4.00.032
102 Cameroon4.00.032
103 Ghana3.90.031
104 Papua New Guinea3.80.030
105 State of Palestine3.50.028
106 Turkmenistan3.30.026
107 Paraguay3.30.026
108 El Salvador3.20.026
109 Bosnia and Herzegovina3.20.026
110 Honduras3.10.025
111 Mozambique3.10.025
112 Cyprus3.00.024
113 Brunei3.00.024
114 Equatorial Guinea2.90.023
115 Zambia2.90.023
116 Botswana2.80.023
117 Namibia2.70.022
118 Burkina Faso2.70.022
119 Syria2.70.021
120 Georgia2.60.021
121 Afghanistan2.40.019
122 Nepal2.40.019
123 Mali2.30.019
124 Senegal2.30.019
125 Gabon2.30.018
126 New Caledonia2.30.018
127 Uganda2.30.018
128 Nicaragua2.00.016
129 Jamaica1.90.016
130 Laos1.90.015
131 Malta1.90.015
132 Mauritius1.90.015
133 Macedonia1.70.014
134 French Polynesia1.70.014
135 Mongolia1.60.013
136 Madagascar1.60.013
137 Monaco1.50.012
138 Armenia1.50.012
139 The Bahamas1.40.012
140 Benin1.30.011
141 Albania1.30.011
142 Rwanda1.30.010
143 Republic of the Congo1.20.0097
144 Kyrgyzstan1.20.0096
145 Greenland1.20.0094
146 Moldova1.20.0094
147 Niger1.10.0089
148 Cambodia1.00.0084
149 Eritrea1.00.0083
150 Mauritania1.00.0082
151 Lesotho1.00.0081
152 Tajikistan1.00.0081
153 Bermuda0.980.0078
154 Kosovo0.940.0076
155 Fiji0.930.0075
156 East Timor0.930.0075
157 Swaziland0.890.0072
158 Montenegro0.860.0069
159 Togo0.810.0065
160 Haiti0.800.0064
161 Maldives0.790.0064
162 Liechtenstein0.740.0060
163 Malawi0.720.0058
164 Aruba0.700.0057
165 Liberia0.660.0053
166 Guinea0.650.0052
167 Chad0.640.0052
168 South Sudan0.630.0050
169 Burundi0.620.0050
170 Barbados0.610.0049
171 Guyana0.600.0048
172 Cayman Islands0.560.0045
173 Andorra0.540.0043
174 Djibouti0.430.0035
175 Curaçao0.430.0035
176 Suriname0.420.0034
177 Seychelles0.390.0032
178 Sierra Leone0.380.0031
179 Bhutan0.370.0030
180 Cape Verde0.310.0025
181 Solomon Islands0.300.0024
182 San Marino0.290.0023
183 Belize0.270.0022
184 Antigua and Barbuda0.230.0018
185 Turks and Caicos Islands0.200.0016
186 Saint Lucia0.200.0016
187 Central African Republic0.200.0016
188 Sint Maarten0.190.0015
189 Saint Kitts and Nevis0.170.0014
190 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines0.170.0014
191 Federated States of Micronesia0.160.0013
192 Samoa0.160.0013
193 Grenada0.130.0010
194 Guinea-Bissau0.130.0010
195 Dominica0.120.0010
196 Vanuatu0.120.0010
197 Comoros0.120.0010
198 Somalia0.110.0009
199 The Gambia0.110.0009
200 Marshall Islands0.0910.0007
201 Palau0.0840.0007
202 São Tomé and Príncipe0.0820.0007
203 British Virgin Islands0.0810.0007
204 Cook Islands0.0800.0006
205 Tonga0.0790.0006
206 Kiribati0.0650.0005
207 Anguilla0.0500.0004
208 Nauru0.0390.0003
209 Tuvalu0.0320.0003
210 Montserrat0.0320.0003

Picture. World, leaders. Government consumption expenditure, %, 2016

World, regions

World, regions. Government consumption expenditure, %, 1970-2016
regions197019801990200020102016
Asia10.216.019.527.426.833.7
Americas43.528.732.435.632.330.9
Europe40.947.443.933.736.130.6
Africa3.96.12.41.72.52.5
Oceania1.51.81.91.62.32.3
World100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

World, regions. Government consumption expenditure, per capita, $, 1970-2016
regions197019801990200020102016
Oceania398.81 651.62 646.32 765.47 361.27 237.5
Europe312.11 332.82 325.12 477.25 606.95 129.8
Americas449.9981.11 710.72 274.23 944.13 855.0
Asia26.2130.7231.9392.5731.2939.9
Africa57.5268.5144.9114.5268.1253.7

Picture. World, regions. Government consumption expenditure, %, 2016

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