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Middle Eastern and North Africa 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 Israel 23.03% 2011
2 Saudi Arabia 20.35% 2012
3 Algeria 19.89% 2012
4 Morocco 19.21% 2012
5 Jordan 18.99% 2012
6 Oman 17.2% 2011
7 Lebanon 15.03% 2012
8 Kuwait 14.83% 2011
9 Tunisia 13.78% 2012
10 Bahrain 13.75% 2011
11 Qatar 12.31% 2011
12 Yemen 11.8% 2010
13 Egypt 11.61% 2012
14 Iran 11.18% 2007
15 Syria 10.13% 2010
16 Libya 9.3% 2008
17 United Arab Emirates 7.32% 2011

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

Middle Eastern and North Africa Compared by Economy > Spending > General government final consumption expenditure > Current US$, % of GDP

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