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Sub-Saharan Africa 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.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 South Africa 59.86 billion 2009
2 Sudan 7.58 billion 2009
3 Kenya 4.78 billion 2009
4 Botswana 2.86 billion 2009
5 Ghana 2.51 billion 2009
6 Ethiopia 2.34 billion 2009
7 Tanzania 2.32 billion 2006
8 Namibia 2.25 billion 2009
9 Cote d'Ivoire 2 billion 2009
10 Cameroon 1.91 billion 2007
11 Uganda 1.83 billion 2009
12 Mozambique 1.31 billion 2009
13 Gabon 1.29 billion 2009
14 Burkina Faso 1.27 billion 2006
15 Mauritius 1.26 billion 2009
16 Senegal 1.12 billion 2009
17 Chad 1.07 billion 2009
18 Zambia 1.02 billion 2009
19 Zimbabwe 929.58 million 2005
20 Democratic Republic of the Congo 835.9 million 2009
21 Swaziland 811.02 million 2009
22 Lesotho 795.02 million 2009
23 Mali 735.28 million 2007
24 Malawi 657.41 million 2009
25 Benin 642.88 million 2005
26 Mauritania 531.29 million 2007
27 Rwanda 493.02 million 2009
28 Eritrea 431.78 million 2007
29 Niger 390.73 million 2005
30 Madagascar 376.84 million 2009
31 Equatorial Guinea 356.3 million 2009
32 Guinea 326.93 million 2009
33 Cape Verde 321.65 million 2009
34 Sierra Leone 267.28 million 2009
35 Burundi 264.28 million 2006
36 Togo 231.56 million 2007
37 Djibouti 212.95 million 2007
38 Liberia 162.2 million 2008
39 Somalia 133.83 million 1984
40 The Gambia 116.92 million 2009
41 Seychelles 93.29 million 2009
42 Central African Republic 89.54 million 2009
43 Comoros 65.15 million 2009
44 Guinea-Bissau 26.14 million 2002

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/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Economy/Government-expenditure

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Economy > Government expenditure

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