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High income OECD countries Compared by Economy > Government expenditure

DEFINITION: General government final consumption expenditure (formerly general government consumption) includes all government current expenditures for purchases of goods and services (including compensation of employees). It also includes most expenditures on national defense and security, but excludes government military expenditures that are part of government capital formation. Data are in current U.S. dollars.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 United States 2.43 trillion 2009
2 Japan 1 trillion 2009
3 Germany 655.89 billion 2009
4 France 652.58 billion 2009
5 United Kingdom 510.02 billion 2009
6 Italy 455.4 billion 2009
7 Spain 309.49 billion 2009
8 Canada 292.14 billion 2009
9 Netherlands 225.96 billion 2009
10 Australia 176.41 billion 2008
11 Belgium 116.25 billion 2009
12 Sweden 112.84 billion 2009
13 Denmark 92.58 billion 2009
14 Norway 84.78 billion 2009
15 Poland 82.15 billion 2009
16 Austria 76.01 billion 2009
17 Greece 63.13 billion 2009
18 Finland 59.74 billion 2009
19 Switzerland 55.74 billion 2009
20 Portugal 49.18 billion 2009
21 Israel 47.21 billion 2009
22 Ireland 43.19 billion 2009
23 Czech Republic 42.06 billion 2009
24 New Zealand 25.95 billion 2009
25 Chile 21.86 billion 2009
26 Slovakia 17.2 billion 2009
27 Slovenia 9.8 billion 2009
28 Luxembourg 8.82 billion 2009
29 Estonia 4.23 billion 2009
30 Iceland 3.21 billion 2009

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Government expenditure. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/High-income-OECD-countries/Economy/Government-expenditure

High income OECD countries Compared by Economy > Government expenditure

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