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Ghana

Ghana Spending Stats

Definitions

  • Final consumption expenditure > Constant 2000 US$: Final consumption expenditure (constant 2000 US$). Final consumption expenditure (formerly total consumption) is the sum of household final consumption expenditure (formerly private consumption) and general government final consumption expenditure (formerly general government consumption). Data are in constant 2005 U.S. dollars.
  • Final consumption expenditure > Constant LCU: Final consumption expenditure (constant LCU). Final consumption expenditure (formerly total consumption) is the sum of household final consumption expenditure (formerly private consumption) and general government final consumption expenditure (formerly general government consumption). Data are in constant local currency.
  • Final consumption expenditure > Current US$: Final consumption expenditure (current US$). Final consumption expenditure (formerly total consumption) is the sum of household final consumption expenditure (private consumption) and general government final consumption expenditure (general government consumption). Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Final consumption expenditure > Current US$ per capita: Final consumption expenditure (current US$). Final consumption expenditure (formerly total consumption) is the sum of household final consumption expenditure (private consumption) and general government final consumption expenditure (general government consumption). Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • General government final consumption expenditure > Constant LCU per capita: General government final consumption expenditure (constant LCU). 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 constant local currency. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • General government final consumption expenditure > Current LCU: General government final consumption expenditure (current LCU). 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 local currency.
  • General government final consumption expenditure > Current LCU per capita: General government final consumption expenditure (current LCU). 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 local currency. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • General government final consumption expenditure > Current US$: General government final consumption expenditure (current US$). General government final consumption expenditure (formerly general government consumption) includes all government current expenditures for purchases of goods and services (including compensation of employees). It also includes most expenditures on national defense and security, but excludes government military expenditures that are part of government capital formation. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • General government final consumption expenditure > Current US$ per capita: General government final consumption expenditure (current US$). General government final consumption expenditure (formerly general government consumption) includes all government current expenditures for purchases of goods and services (including compensation of employees). It also includes most expenditures on national defense and security, but excludes government military expenditures that are part of government capital formation. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Gross national expenditure > Constant 2000 US$: Gross national expenditure (constant 2000 US$). Gross national expenditure (formerly domestic absorption) is the sum of household final consumption expenditure (formerly private consumption), general government final consumption expenditure (formerly general government consumption), and gross capital formation (formerly gross domestic investment). Data are in constant 2005 U.S. dollars.
  • Gross national expenditure > Constant 2000 US$ per capita: Gross national expenditure (constant 2000 US$). Gross national expenditure (formerly domestic absorption) is the sum of household final consumption expenditure (formerly private consumption), general government final consumption expenditure (formerly general government consumption), and gross capital formation (formerly gross domestic investment). Data are in constant 2005 U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Gross national expenditure > Current LCU per capita: Gross national expenditure (current LCU). Gross national expenditure (formerly domestic absorption) is the sum of household final consumption expenditure (formerly private consumption), general government final consumption expenditure (formerly general government consumption), and gross capital formation (formerly gross domestic investment). Data are in current local currency. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Gross national expenditure > Current US$ per capita: Gross national expenditure (current US$). Gross national expenditure (formerly domestic absorption) is the sum of household final consumption expenditure (formerly private consumption), general government final consumption expenditure (formerly general government consumption), and gross capital formation (formerly gross domestic investment). Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Household final consumption expenditure > Current US$ per capita: Household final consumption expenditure (current US$). Household final consumption expenditure (formerly private consumption) is the market value of all goods and services, including durable products (such as cars, washing machines, and home computers), purchased by households. It excludes purchases of dwellings but includes imputed rent for owner-occupied dwellings. It also includes payments and fees to governments to obtain permits and licenses. Here, household consumption expenditure includes the expenditures of nonprofit institutions serving households, even when reported separately by the country. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Household final consumption expenditure per capita > Constant 2000 US$: Household final consumption expenditure per capita (constant 2000 US$). Household final consumption expenditure per capita (private consumption per capita) is calculated using private consumption in constant 2005 prices and World Bank population estimates. Household final consumption expenditure is the market value of all goods and services, including durable products (such as cars, washing machines, and home computers), purchased by households. It excludes purchases of dwellings but includes imputed rent for owner-occupied dwellings. It also includes payments and fees to governments to obtain permits and licenses. Here, household consumption expenditure includes the expenditures of nonprofit institutions serving households, even when reported separately by the country. Data are in constant 2005 U.S. dollars.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Final consumption expenditure > Constant 2000 US$ $10.33 billion 2005 95th out of 169
Final consumption expenditure > Constant LCU 29.06 billion 2012 90th out of 103
Final consumption expenditure > Current US$ $30.33 billion 2012 70th out of 122
Final consumption expenditure > Current US$ per capita $1,195.50 2012 97th out of 122
General government final consumption expenditure > Constant LCU per capita 205.8 2012 101st out of 105
General government final consumption expenditure > Current LCU 9.92 billion 2012 103th out of 130
General government final consumption expenditure > Current LCU per capita 391.19 2012 128th out of 130
General government final consumption expenditure > Current US$ $5.53 billion 2012 71st out of 128
General government final consumption expenditure > Current US$ per capita $217.83 2012 102nd out of 128
Gross national expenditure > Constant 2000 US$ $13.44 billion 2005 98th out of 184
Gross national expenditure > Constant 2000 US$ per capita $628.70 2005 151st out of 184
Gross national expenditure > Current LCU per capita 3,181.14 2012 141st out of 142
Gross national expenditure > Current US$ per capita $1,771.42 2012 109th out of 140
Household final consumption expenditure > Current US$ per capita $977.67 2012 101st out of 125
Household final consumption expenditure per capita > Constant 2000 US$ $406.32 2005 145th out of 175

SOURCES: World Bank national accounts data; World Bank national accounts data. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

Citation

"Ghana Spending Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Ghana/Economy/Spending