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Labor > Expense > Current LCU per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Expense (current LCU). Expense is cash payments for operating activities of the government in providing goods and services. It includes compensation of employees (such as wages and salaries), interest and subsidies, grants, social benefits, and other expenses such as rent and dividends. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Iran 10.97 million 2009
2 Belarus 8.25 million 2011
3 South Korea 5.06 million 2011
4 Indonesia 4.83 million 2011
5 Lebanon 3.76 million 2011
6 Paraguay 2.39 million 2011
7 Colombia 2.2 million 2011
8 Iceland 1.85 million 2011
9 Chile 1.4 million 2011
10 Hungary 1.28 million 2011
11 Costa Rica 1.16 million 2011
12 Laos 1.15 million 2011
13 Mongolia 1.15 million 2011
14 Zambia 1.01 million 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 745,105.41 2011
15 Japan 725,354.99 2011
Eastern Europe average (profile) 606,521.63 2011
Emerging markets average (profile) 474,917.73 2011
16 Sierra Leone 469,174.98 2011
17 Cambodia 383,674.29 2011
High income OECD countries average (profile) 330,827.16 2011
Europe average (profile) 313,094.46 2011
18 Armenia 287,642.67 2011
19 Kazakhstan 251,487.17 2011
20 Uganda 210,788.09 2011
21 Norway 191,574.05 2011
22 Serbia 176,475.14 2011
23 Jamaica 155,424.63 2011
NATO countries average (profile) 146,712.68 2011
24 Denmark 137,260.77 2011
25 Republic of the Congo 134,300.21 2005
26 Czech Republic 128,807.42 2011
27 Sweden 117,585.56 2011
28 Algeria 114,083.9 2011
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 113,242.21 2011
Non-religious countries average (profile) 99,912.98 2011
29 Russia 98,170.12 2011
30 Madagascar 94,892.23 2008
31 Uruguay 79,728.57 2011
32 Guinea 75,173.43 1999
33 Cape Verde 71,299.42 2009
European Union average (profile) 69,004.03 2011
34 Macau 67,583.84 2012
35 Republic of Macedonia 59,494.81 2008
36 Sri Lanka 55,920.57 2011
37 Mauritius 52,448.93 2011
38 Albania 52,279.36 2004
39 Hong Kong 52,212.09 2011
40 Senegal 51,427.41 2001
41 Benin 50,719.81 2011
42 Israel 48,882.54 2012
43 Qatar 48,734.67 2010
44 Mali 48,332.47 2010
45 Cameroon 47,738.6 1999
46 Seychelles 45,971.69 2012
47 Togo 42,671.05 2011
48 Burkina Faso 39,277.38 2011
49 Vanuatu 37,966.1 1999
50 Trinidad and Tobago 32,652.78 2010
51 Thailand 32,622.44 2011
52 Luxembourg 31,442.24 2011
53 Croatia 28,600.59 2011
54 Dominican Republic 28,131.6 2010
55 Maldives 27,339.54 2011
56 Democratic Republic of the Congo 26,292.65 2010
57 Pakistan 21,034.6 2012
58 Bhutan 20,235.88 2009
59 New Zealand 19,534.87 2011
60 South Africa 19,152.15 2011
61 Philippines 17,917.12 2012
62 San Marino 17,538.87 2011
63 Afghanistan 17,379.1 2011
64 Niger 16,867.37 2007
65 Central African Republic 16,649.41 2004
66 Australia 16,407.57 2011
67 Kenya 16,230.19 2011
68 Botswana 16,218.35 2011
69 Netherlands 16,062.77 2011
70 Ireland 15,652.78 2011
71 Yemen 15,119.87 1999
72 Belgium 14,978.44 2011
73 France 14,636.83 2011
74 Burundi 14,365.99 1999
75 Finland 13,877.18 2011
76 Austria 13,760.51 2011
77 Poland 13,584.8 2011
South Asia average (profile) 13,206.87 2011
78 United States 12,566.94 2011
79 Switzerland 12,110.77 2008
80 Lithuania 11,918.53 2011
81 Nigeria 11,714.61 2008
82 India 11,277.26 2011
83 Kyrgyzstan 11,276.3 2011
84 Saint Kitts and Nevis 11,231.28 2011
85 Barbados 11,099.79 2010
86 Ukraine 10,885.35 2011
Eurozone average (profile) 10,868.11 2011
87 Italy 10,799.84 2011
88 United Kingdom 10,703.34 2011
89 Honduras 10,700.09 2012
90 Greece 9,681.26 2011
91 Germany 9,425.57 2011
92 Canada 9,207.96 2011
93 Romania 9,165.31 2011
94 Nepal 8,838.19 2012
95 Singapore 8,657.72 2011
96 Morocco 8,307.28 2011
97 Mexico 8,171.11 2000
98 Slovenia 7,626.42 2011
99 Moldova 7,589.36 2011
100 Namibia 7,180.85 2007
101 Portugal 7,140.9 2011
102 Malaysia 6,968.79 2012
103 Cyprus 6,906.14 2011
104 Burma 6,870.63 2005
105 United Arab Emirates 6,644.9 1999
106 Spain 6,639.97 2011
107 Malta 6,523.48 2011
108 Rwanda 6,213.81 1992
109 Bangladesh 5,897.39 2011
110 Liberia 5,707.88 2011
111 Nicaragua 5,558.33 2011
112 Brazil 5,534.31 2011
113 Kuwait 5,081.76 2011
114 Egypt 5,041.07 2011
115 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 4,558.46 2011
116 Slovakia 4,515.96 2011
117 The Bahamas 4,168.41 2011
118 Turkey 4,153.72 2011
119 Grenada 4,004.51 2011
120 Estonia 3,834.61 2011
121 Lesotho 3,482.48 2008
122 Bulgaria 3,229.01 2011
123 Swaziland 3,177.01 2003
124 Guatemala 3,162.8 2011
125 Venezuela 2,852.03 2005
126 Peru 2,763.25 2011
127 Bosnia and Herzegovina 2,604.36 2011
128 Oman 2,442.64 2012
129 Bolivia 2,321.86 2007
130 Belize 2,270.35 2009
131 Argentina 2,137.1 2004
132 Latvia 2,121.09 2011
133 Tunisia 2,006.72 2011
134 Fiji 1,706.25 2006
135 Georgia 1,472.03 2012
136 China 1,372.17 2004
137 Bahrain 1,266.74 2007
138 Jordan 1,026.5 2012
139 Panama 877.94 2001
140 Azerbaijan 853.33 2011
141 El Salvador 806.97 2011
142 Ethiopia 609.84 2011
143 Ghana 509.48 2011
144 The Gambia 467.61 1990
145 Papua New Guinea 454.95 2002
146 Ecuador 441.07 1994
147 Zimbabwe 235.27 1997
148 Tajikistan 127.23 2004
149 Sudan 75.59 1999

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Expense > Current LCU per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files. World Bank World Development Indicators. 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/Labor/Expense/Current-LCU-per-capita

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