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Europe Compared by Economy > Consumer spending

DEFINITION: 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. This item also includes any statistical discrepancy in the use of resources relative to the supply of resources.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Moldova 97.7 2009
2 Georgia 83 2009
3 Albania 82.41 2009
4 Armenia 80.61 2009
5 Bosnia and Herzegovina 79.55 2009
6 Greece 75.3 2009
7 Turkey 71.54 2009
8 Cyprus 68.46 2008
9 Hungary 67.29 2008
10 Portugal 66.77 2009
11 Bulgaria 66.05 2009
12 Ukraine 65.45 2009
13 United Kingdom 65.31 2009
14 Lithuania 65.12 2008
15 Malta 61.27 2007
16 Romania 61.21 2009
17 Latvia 60.89 2009
18 Poland 60.6 2009
19 Italy 59.93 2009
20 Germany 58.87 2009
21 France 58.35 2009
22 Switzerland 58 2009
23 Croatia 56.94 2009
24 Spain 56.48 2009
25 Belarus 56.36 2009
26 Slovenia 54.8 2009
27 Austria 54.22 2009
28 Finland 54.12 2009
29 Russia 53.78 2009
30 Estonia 53.09 2009
31 Belgium 52.42 2009
32 Ireland 52.34 2009
33 Iceland 50.98 2009
34 Czech Republic 50.64 2009
35 Denmark 49.24 2009
36 Sweden 48.78 2009
37 Slovakia 46.98 2009
38 Netherlands 45.74 2009
39 Norway 43.12 2009
40 Azerbaijan 36.66 2009
41 Luxembourg 33.35 2009

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Consumer spending. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Europe/Economy/Consumer-spending

Europe Compared by Economy > Consumer spending

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Interesting observations about Economy > Consumer spending

  • Greece ranked first for consumer spending amongst High income OECD countries in 2009.
  • Liberia ranked first for consumer spending amongst Christian countries in 2008.
  • Pakistan ranked first for consumer spending amongst Emerging markets in 2009.
  • Moldova ranked first for consumer spending amongst Europe in 2009.
  • United States ranked first for consumer spending amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2009.
  • Somalia ranked first for consumer spending amongst Muslim countries in 1984.
  • Albania ranked first for consumer spending amongst NATO countries in 2009.
  • Tajikistan ranked first for consumer spending amongst Cold countries in 2009.
  • Grenada ranked first for consumer spending amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2009.
  • El Salvador ranked first for consumer spending amongst Former Spanish colonies in 2009.
  • Haiti ranked first for consumer spending amongst Latin America and Caribbean in 2006.
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