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Sub-Saharan Africa 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.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Lesotho 50.36% 2009
2 Eritrea 31.42% 2007
3 Burundi 28.76% 2006
4 Zimbabwe 27.19% 2005
5 Swaziland 27.02% 2009
6 Djibouti 25.11% 2007
7 Namibia 24.24% 2009
8 Botswana 24.2% 2009
9 Burkina Faso 21.99% 2006
10 South Africa 20.98% 2009
11 Cape Verde 20.76% 2009
12 Mauritania 20.1% 2007
13 Liberia 19.25% 2008
14 Somalia 16.98% 1984
15 Kenya 16.26% 2009
16 Tanzania 16.16% 2006
17 The Gambia 15.94% 2009
18 Chad 15.6% 2009
19 Benin 14.99% 2005
20 Mauritius 14.62% 2009
21 Sudan 13.85% 2009
22 Sierra Leone 13.76% 2009
23 Mozambique 13.42% 2009
24 Malawi 13.21% 2009
25 Guinea-Bissau 12.84% 2002
26 Seychelles 12.21% 2009
27 Comoros 11.87% 2009
28 Niger 11.73% 2005
29 Gabon 11.63% 2009
30 Uganda 11.39% 2009
31 Mali 10.29% 2007
32 Rwanda 9.74% 2009
33 Ghana 9.59% 2009
34 Togo 9.27% 2007
35 Cameroon 9.23% 2007
36 Senegal 8.7% 2009
37 Cote d'Ivoire 8.57% 2009
38 Ethiopia 8.21% 2009
39 Zambia 8.03% 2009
40 Guinea 7.97% 2009
41 Democratic Republic of the Congo 7.9% 2009
42 Central African Republic 4.46% 2009
43 Madagascar 4.16% 2009
44 Equatorial Guinea 3.42% 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/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Economy/National-accounts/Shares-of-GDP-and-other/General-government-final/Consumption-expenditure/%-of-GDP

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Economy > National accounts > Shares of GDP and other > General government final > Consumption expenditure > % of GDP

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