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failed states 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 South Sudan 29.82% 2012
2 Zimbabwe 24.4% 2012
3 Somalia 16.98% 1984
4 Democratic Republic of the Congo 14.47% 2012
5 Guinea-Bissau 12.84% 2002
6 Afghanistan 12.72% 2011
7 Yemen 11.8% 2010
8 Nigeria 11.78% 2012
9 Sudan 11.78% 2012
10 Guinea 10.49% 2011
11 Pakistan 10.19% 2012
12 Haiti 9.15% 2006
13 Cote d'Ivoire 8.59% 2008
14 Central African Republic 7.77% 2012
15 Chad 6.52% 2012

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

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