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Latin America and Caribbean 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 Cuba 33.41% 2008
2 Guyana 25.6% 2008
3 Suriname 23.56% 2005
4 Saint Lucia 21.97% 2009
5 Barbados 21.52% 2005
6 Brazil 20.81% 2009
7 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 19.97% 2009
8 Saint Kitts and Nevis 19.58% 2009
9 Antigua and Barbuda 19.37% 2009
10 Grenada 19.33% 2009
11 Honduras 18.9% 2009
12 Dominica 18.08% 2009
13 Costa Rica 16.72% 2009
14 Colombia 15.95% 2009
15 Jamaica 15.87% 2009
16 Belize 15.84% 2008
17 Argentina 15.19% 2009
18 Bolivia 14.71% 2009
19 The Bahamas 13.49% 2007
20 Chile 13.36% 2009
21 Venezuela 13.27% 2009
22 Uruguay 12.88% 2009
23 Nicaragua 11.92% 2009
24 Paraguay 11.82% 2009
25 Mexico 11.64% 2009
26 Panama 10.49% 2009
27 El Salvador 10.46% 2009
28 Guatemala 10.28% 2009
29 Trinidad and Tobago 10.2% 2008
30 Peru 10.05% 2009
31 Ecuador 9.65% 2009
32 Haiti 9.15% 2006
33 Dominican Republic 7.83% 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/Latin-America-and-Caribbean/Economy/National-accounts/Shares-of-GDP-and-other/General-government-final/Consumption-expenditure/%-of-GDP

Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Economy > National accounts > Shares of GDP and other > General government final > Consumption expenditure > % of GDP

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