Economy > Spending > General government final consumption expenditure > Constant LCU: Group totals

DEFINITION: General government final consumption expenditure (constant LCU). 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 constant local currency.


Emerging markets 311.91 trillion 2012
High income OECD countries 283.9 trillion 2012
Non-religious countries 256.84 trillion 2012
Former French colonies 123.04 trillion 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) 105.01 trillion 2012
Former Spanish colonies 94.45 trillion 2012
Cold countries 26.4 trillion 2005
Sub-Saharan Africa 14.04 trillion 2008
Europe 13.66 trillion 2010
Eastern Europe 9.5 trillion 2005
European Union 9.1 trillion 2010
South Asia 7.51 trillion 2011
NATO countries 4.78 trillion 2012
Former Soviet republics 3.92 trillion 2010
Eurozone 1.84 trillion 2010

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