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Economy > Budget > Expenditures per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Expenditures calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Luxembourg $43,613.51 2010
2 Norway $38,247.16 2010
3 Denmark $31,706.93 2010
4 San Marino $30,633.92 2009
5 Ireland $30,194.29 2010
6 Monaco $27,230.24 2005
7 Greenland $26,699.67 2007
8 Sweden $25,228.92 2010
9 Switzerland $24,354.18 2011
10 Netherlands $24,031.93 2010
11 Marshall Islands $23,217.53 2008
12 Liechtenstein $23,045.36 2008
13 Austria $22,575.11 2010
14 Belgium $22,265.90 2010
15 France $22,158.58 2010
16 Canada $19,858.44 2010
17 Australia $19,328.99 2010
18 Germany $18,538.24 2010
19 United Kingdom $18,531.85 2010
20 Iceland $17,837.32 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) $17,749.24 2010
21 Italy $17,227.87 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) $17,218.84 2010
22 Qatar $16,968.50 2010
23 Japan $16,947.76 2010
Eurozone average (profile) $16,911.06 2010
European Union average (profile) $14,674.78 2010
24 New Zealand $14,236.00 2010
25 Spain $14,078.28 2010
NATO countries average (profile) $13,983.69 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) $13,056.37 2010
26 Kuwait $12,742.43 2010
27 Greece $12,637.63 2010
28 Slovenia $12,462.27 2010
29 Finland $12,180.82 2010
Europe average (profile) $11,717.15 2007
Cold countries average (profile) $11,136.44 2007
30 United States $10,981.93 2010
31 Portugal $10,359.73 2010
32 Brunei $10,308.83 2008
33 Equatorial Guinea $10,032.08 2010
34 Bermuda $9,073.83 2003
35 Israel $9,008.87 2010
36 Czech Republic $8,352.83 2010
37 Cayman Islands $8,300.39 2004
38 Malta $8,185.19 2010
39 Oman $7,171.48 2010
40 United Arab Emirates $7,110.08 2010
41 Macau $6,901.62 2009
42 Hungary $6,730.98 2010
43 Singapore $6,699.23 2010
44 Andorra $6,647.58 2008
45 Slovakia $6,447.40 2010
46 Libya $6,443.06 2010
47 Saudi Arabia $6,350.34 2010
48 Estonia $6,126.13 2010
49 Aruba $5,777.21 2005
50 Hong Kong $5,714.53 2010
51 Croatia $5,498.21 2010
52 Trinidad and Tobago $5,451.42 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) $5,421.12 2010
53 South Korea $5,409.84 2010
54 New Caledonia $4,932.73 2001
55 Palau $4,918.92 2008
56 Bahrain $4,752.65 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) $4,688.73 2010
57 Saint Kitts and Nevis $4,541.19 2008
58 Latvia $4,405.08 2010
59 Cuba $4,333.54 2010
60 Lithuania $4,101.23 2010
61 Dominica $3,901.63 2009
62 Uruguay $3,632.88 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) $3,608.79 2010
63 Seychelles $3,456.61 2010
64 Antigua and Barbuda $3,399.77 2009
65 Poland $3,362.69 2010
66 Barbados $3,315.99 2000
67 Northern Mariana Islands $3,300.67 2003
68 American Samoa $3,169.94 2007
69 The Bahamas $3,011.26 2007
70 Botswana $2,989.83 2010
71 Romania $2,892.06 2010
72 Brazil $2,830.80 2010
73 French Polynesia $2,764.90 1999
74 Guam $2,720.66 2002
75 Turkey $2,628.31 2010
76 Chile $2,627.87 2010
77 Belarus $2,562.70 2010
78 South Africa $2,524.44 2010
79 Lebanon $2,522.41 2010
80 Puerto Rico $2,509.09 2003
Emerging markets average (profile) $2,475.27 2010
81 Russia $2,395.55 2010
82 Tuvalu $2,368.48 2006
83 Iraq $2,338.32 2010
84 Maldives $2,327.34 2010
85 Bulgaria $2,325.37 2010
86 Algeria $2,308.78 2010
87 Mexico $2,264.89 2010
88 Argentina $2,261.10 2010
89 Malaysia $2,224.87 2010
90 Saint Lucia $2,217.06 2010
91 Grenada $2,070.07 2009
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) $2,034.19 2010
92 Bosnia and Herzegovina $2,033.32 2010
93 Turks and Caicos Islands $2,033.04 1997
94 Mauritius $2,016.51 2010
95 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines $1,995.13 2010
96 Venezuela $1,946.41 2010
97 Kazakhstan $1,935.88 2010
98 Panama $1,917.01 2010
99 Angola $1,912.11 2010
100 Gabon $1,892.40 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) $1,863.45 2010
101 Colombia $1,782.12 2011
102 Namibia $1,751.75 2010
103 Jamaica $1,719.24 2010
104 Fiji $1,661.72 2006
105 Azerbaijan $1,616.91 2010
106 Peru $1,607.50 2010
107 Costa Rica $1,482.11 2010
108 Jordan $1,439.13 2010
109 Federated States of Micronesia $1,437.88 2005
110 Cape Verde $1,396.22 2010
111 Belize $1,354.53 2010
112 Iran $1,327.25 2010
113 Swaziland $1,155.77 2010
114 Albania $1,133.60 2010
115 Tunisia $1,114.79 2010
116 Ukraine $1,085.44 2010
117 Tonga $1,073.43 2007
118 China $949.39 2010
119 Armenia $879.70 2010
120 Georgia $879.22 2010
121 Suriname $863.20 2004
122 Dominican Republic $861.95 2010
123 Thailand $856.45 2010
124 Morocco $855.81 2010
125 Bhutan $834.58 2009
126 Guyana $834.09 2010
127 Egypt $822.15 2010
128 Bolivia $803.52 2010
129 El Salvador $790.42 2010
130 East Timor $733.48 2010
131 Syria $710.55 2010
132 Moldova $691.17 2010
133 Kiribati $639.29 2007
134 Mongolia $598.75 2009
135 Lesotho $593.85 2010
136 Indonesia $545.12 2011
137 Sri Lanka $541.33 2010
138 Paraguay $526.65 2010
139 Honduras $479.06 2010
140 Uzbekistan $430.64 2010
141 Samoa $428.56 2007
142 Guatemala $427.01 2010
Former French colonies average (profile) $421.26 2007
143 Yemen $410.53 2010
144 Papua New Guinea $403.12 2010
145 Turkmenistan $372.47 2010
146 Sudan $368.84 2010
147 Philippines $361.93 2010
148 Vanuatu $344.98 2005
149 Vietnam $341.07 2010
150 Ghana $289.54 2010
151 Zambia $283.20 2010
152 Cote d'Ivoire $271.81 2010
153 Kyrgyzstan $267.99 2010
154 Nicaragua $259.52 2010
155 Senegal $255.97 2010
156 Djibouti $255.74 1999
157 Chad $243.93 2010
158 Mauritania $231.23 2007
159 Kenya $221.10 2010
160 Sao Tome and Principe $216.80 2010
161 India $213.50 2010
162 Cameroon $210.43 2010
163 Pakistan $209.30 2010
164 Laos $207.64 2010
165 Tajikistan $201.64 2010
166 Nigeria $185.03 2010
167 Benin $182.02 2010
168 Haiti $181.68 2010
169 Solomon Islands $168.26 2003
170 Eritrea $160.26 2010
171 Burkina Faso $150.77 2010
172 Mali $146.04 2006
173 Cambodia $144.73 2010
174 North Korea $136.86 2007
175 Rwanda $126.05 2010
176 Tanzania $125.50 2010
177 Mozambique $120.91 2010
178 The Gambia $120.49 2010
179 Afghanistan $119.10 2009
180 Malawi $117.83 2010
South Asia average (profile) $115.70 2007
181 Togo $109.75 2010
182 Bangladesh $105.21 2010
183 Uganda $86.44 2010
184 Central African Republic $84.85 2009
185 Sierra Leone $84.79 2000
186 Guinea $80.49 2010
187 Madagascar $73.39 2010
188 Ethiopia $58.53 2010
189 Burma $56.83 2010
190 Burundi $51.58 2010
191 Nepal $44.85 2003
192 Democratic Republic of the Congo $35.98 2006
193 Liberia $31.29 2000
194 Niger $27.08 2002
195 Zimbabwe $20.18 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Budget > Expenditures per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. 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. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Budget/Expenditures-per-capita

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Interesting observations about Economy > Budget > Expenditures per capita

  • All of the top 8 countries by budget > expenditures per capita are Christian.
  • All of the top 6 countries by budget > expenditures per capita are European.
  • All of the top 2 countries by budget > expenditures per capita are Cold countries'.
  • All of the top 3 countries by budget > expenditures per capita are High income OECD.
  • 5 of the top 6 countries by budget > expenditures per capita are Tourist destination.
  • Luxembourg has had the highest budget > expenditures per capita since 2006.
  • 3 of the top 5 countries by budget > expenditures per capita are Catholic.
  • Norway has ranked in the top 2 for budget > expenditures per capita since 2000.
  • 101 of the top 195 countries by budget > expenditures per capita are Hot countries.
  • Liechtenstein has ranked in the top 2 for budget > expenditures per capita since 1998.
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