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High income OECD countries Compared by Economy > National accounts > Shares of GDP and other > General government final > Consumption expenditure > % of GDP

DEFINITION: General government final consumption expenditure (formerly general government consumption) includes all government current expenditures for purchases of goods and services (including compensation of employees). It also includes most expenditures on national defense and security, but excludes government military expenditures that are part of government capital formation.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Denmark 29.9% 2009
2 Netherlands 28.53% 2009
3 Sweden 27.79% 2009
4 Iceland 26.46% 2009
5 Finland 25.1% 2009
6 Belgium 24.67% 2009
7 France 24.63% 2009
8 Israel 24.16% 2009
9 United Kingdom 23.45% 2009
10 Norway 22.21% 2009
11 Estonia 22.17% 2009
12 Czech Republic 22.1% 2009
13 Canada 21.87% 2009
14 Italy 21.55% 2009
15 Spain 21.19% 2009
16 Portugal 21.12% 2009
17 New Zealand 20.48% 2009
18 Slovenia 20.22% 2009
19 Austria 19.95% 2009
20 Japan 19.74% 2009
21 Germany 19.7% 2009
22 Slovakia 19.63% 2009
23 Greece 19.13% 2009
24 Poland 19.1% 2009
25 Ireland 19.01% 2009
26 United States 17.21% 2009
27 Australia 16.97% 2008
28 Luxembourg 16.87% 2009
29 Chile 13.36% 2009
30 Switzerland 11.33% 2009

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > National accounts > Shares of GDP and other > General government final > Consumption expenditure > % of GDP. 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/High-income-OECD-countries/Economy/National-accounts/Shares-of-GDP-and-other/General-government-final/Consumption-expenditure/%-of-GDP

High income OECD countries Compared by Economy > National accounts > Shares of GDP and other > General government final > Consumption expenditure > % of GDP

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