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Country vs country: Israel and United States compared: Government > Spending stats

Definitions

  • Compensation of employees > % of expense: Compensation of employees consists of all payments in cash, as well as in kind (such as food and housing), to employees in return for services rendered, and government contributions to social insurance schemes such as social security and pensions that provide benefits to employees."
  • Compensation of employees > Current LCU: Compensation of employees consists of all payments in cash, as well as in kind (such as food and housing), to employees in return for services rendered, and government contributions to social insurance schemes such as social security and pensions that provide benefits to employees."
  • Expense > % of GDP: 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."
  • 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."
  • Goods and services expense > % of expense: Goods and services include all government payments in exchange for goods and services used for the production of market and nonmarket goods and services. Own-account capital formation is excluded.
  • Goods and services expense > Current LCU: Goods and services include all government payments in exchange for goods and services used for the production of market and nonmarket goods and services. Own-account capital formation is excluded.
  • Interest payments > % of expense: Interest payments include interest payments on government debt--including long-term bonds, long-term loans, and other debt instruments--to domestic and foreign residents."
  • Interest payments > % of revenue: Interest payments include interest payments on government debt--including long-term bonds, long-term loans, and other debt instruments--to domestic and foreign residents."
  • Interest payments > Current LCU: Interest payments include interest payments on government debt--including long-term bonds, long-term loans, and other debt instruments--to domestic and foreign residents."
  • Other expense > % of expense: Other expense is spending on dividends, rent, and other miscellaneous expenses, including provision for consumption of fixed capital."
  • Other expense > Current LCU: Other expense is spending on dividends, rent, and other miscellaneous expenses, including provision for consumption of fixed capital."
  • Subsidies and other transfers > % of expense: Subsidies, grants, and other social benefits include all unrequited, nonrepayable transfers on current account to private and public enterprises; grants to foreign governments, international organisations, and other government units; and social security, social assistance benefits, and employer social benefits in cash and in kind."
  • Subsidies and other transfers > Current LCU: Subsidies, grants, and other social benefits include all unrequited, nonrepayable transfers on current account to private and public enterprises; grants to foreign governments, international organisations, and other government units; and social security, social assistance benefits, and employer social benefits in cash and in kind."
STAT Israel United States HISTORY
Compensation of employees > % of expense 25.28%
Ranked 41st. 2 times more than United States
12.08%
Ranked 75th.

Compensation of employees > Current LCU 74.61 billion
Ranked 36th.
399.42 billion
Ranked 14th. 5 times more than Israel

Expense > % of GDP 40.71%
Ranked 11th. 57% more than United States
25.94%
Ranked 2nd.

Expense > Current LCU 295.19 billion
Ranked 39th.
3.7 trillion
Ranked 1st. 13 times more than Israel

Goods and services expense > % of expense 27.6%
Ranked 11th. 76% more than United States
15.67%
Ranked 32nd.

Goods and services expense > Current LCU 81.47 billion
Ranked 30th.
518.29 billion
Ranked 9th. 6 times more than Israel

Interest payments > % of expense 8.6%
Ranked 27th. 18% more than United States
7.31%
Ranked 3rd.

Interest payments > % of revenue 9.02%
Ranked 24th.
11.93%
Ranked 1st. 32% more than Israel

Interest payments > Current LCU 25.39 billion
Ranked 32nd.
270.49 billion
Ranked 1st. 11 times more than Israel

Other expense > % of expense 9.25%
Ranked 21st.
26.91%
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Israel

Other expense > Current LCU 27.31 billion
Ranked 30th.
995.12 billion
Ranked 1st. 36 times more than Israel

Subsidies and other transfers > % of expense 30.83%
Ranked 62nd.
69.14%
Ranked 1st. 2 times more than Israel

Subsidies and other transfers > Current LCU 91.01 billion
Ranked 42nd.
2.56 trillion
Ranked 1st. 28 times more than Israel

SOURCES: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files.; International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

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