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High income OECD countries Compared by Economy > Spending > General government final consumption expenditure > Current US$, % of GDP

DEFINITION: General government final consumption expenditure (current US$). 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. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Denmark 28.66% 2012
2 Netherlands 28.41% 2012
3 Sweden 26.84% 2012
4 Iceland 25.2% 2012
5 Belgium 24.93% 2012
6 Finland 24.84% 2012
7 France 24.74% 2012
8 Israel 23.03% 2011
9 United Kingdom 22.14% 2012
10 Norway 21.31% 2012
11 Canada 20.92% 2012
12 Czech Republic 20.59% 2012
13 New Zealand 20.51% 2012
14 Japan 20.47% 2012
15 Slovenia 20.32% 2011
16 Italy 20.11% 2012
17 Spain 19.79% 2012
18 Estonia 19.68% 2012
19 Germany 19.45% 2012
20 Austria 18.78% 2012
21 Portugal 18.23% 2012
22 Slovakia 18.09% 2011
23 Ireland 17.99% 2012
24 Australia 17.93% 2012
25 Poland 17.86% 2012
26 Greece 17.75% 2012
27 Luxembourg 16.89% 2012
28 United States 16.25% 2012
29 South Korea 15.83% 2012
30 Chile 12.21% 2012
31 Switzerland 11.15% 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Spending > General government final consumption expenditure > Current US$, % of GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank national accounts data. GDP figures sourced from World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/High-income-OECD-countries/Economy/Spending/General-government-final-consumption-expenditure/Current-US$,-%-of-GDP

High income OECD countries Compared by Economy > Spending > General government final consumption expenditure > Current US$, % of GDP

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