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Economy > Economic aid > Donor, % of GDP: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: The net official development assistance (ODA) from Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) nations to developing countries and multilateral organizations. ODA is defined as financial assistance that is concessional in character, has the main objective to promote economic development and welfare of the less developed countries (LDCs), and contains a grant element of at least 25%. The entry does not cover other official flows (OOF) or private flows. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Sweden 0.814% 2008
2 Norway 0.651% 2008
3 Denmark 0.65% 2008
4 Netherlands 0.626% 2008
5 Luxembourg 0.532% 2008
6 United Kingdom 0.47% 2008
7 Ireland 0.39% 2008
8 Belgium 0.39% 2008
9 Finland 0.376% 2008
10 France 0.374% 2008
11 Austria 0.362% 2008
12 Switzerland 0.314% 2008
13 Germany 0.288% 2008
14 Lesotho 0.27% 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 0.267% 2008
15 Canada 0.26% 2008
16 Spain 0.239% 2008
17 Australia 0.202% 2008
18 New Zealand 0.199% 2008
19 United States 0.165% 2008
20 Italy 0.158% 2008
21 Portugal 0.157% 2008
22 Japan 0.155% 2008
23 Greece 0.124% 2008
24 Cyprus 0.102% 2008
25 South Korea 0.0489% 2008
26 Iceland 0.0398% 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Economic aid > Donor, % of GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008. GDP figures sourced from World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Economic-aid/Donor,-%-of-GDP

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