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Economy > Spending > General government final consumption expenditure > Current US$ per capita: Countries Compared

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 per capita for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Norway $21,217.19 2012
2 Luxembourg $18,153.65 2012
3 Denmark $16,108.44 2012
4 Sweden $14,825.46 2012
5 Netherlands $13,081.97 2012
6 Australia $12,020.81 2012
7 Finland $11,470.74 2012
8 Qatar $11,047.08 2011
9 Canada $10,924.30 2012
10 Belgium $10,822.06 2012
11 Iceland $10,748.61 2012
12 France $9,838.36 2012
13 Japan $9,565.58 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) $8,998.49 2012
14 Austria $8,866.74 2012
15 Switzerland $8,817.26 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) $8,813.32 2012
16 United Kingdom $8,525.62 2012
17 Ireland $8,246.40 2012
18 United States $8,116.87 2012
19 Germany $8,075.34 2012
Eurozone average (profile) $7,898.69 2011
20 New Zealand $7,744.08 2012
21 Israel $7,658.50 2011
22 Kuwait $7,639.43 2011
NATO countries average (profile) $7,447.34 2012
23 Brunei $7,103.99 2012
European Union average (profile) $7,076.21 2011
24 European Union $7,060.98 2012
Non-religious countries average (profile) $6,888.50 2012
25 Italy $6,647.17 2012
26 Aruba $6,497.70 2011
27 Spain $5,776.99 2012
Europe average (profile) $5,588.18 2011
Cold countries average (profile) $5,464.93 2011
28 Macau $5,300.39 2012
29 Saudi Arabia $5,115.97 2012
30 Singapore $4,993.53 2012
31 Slovenia $4,974.83 2011
32 Malta $4,509.66 2011
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) $4,345.34 2011
33 Cyprus $4,129.45 2010
34 Oman $3,978.42 2011
35 Greece $3,920.58 2012
36 Czech Republic $3,832.00 2012
37 Portugal $3,678.73 2012
OPEC countries average (profile) $3,670.89 2008
38 South Korea $3,576.83 2012
39 Hong Kong $3,340.54 2012
40 The Bahamas $3,265.94 2012
41 Slovakia $3,218.67 2011
42 Estonia $3,211.26 2012
43 Bahrain $3,088.21 2011
Christian countries average (profile) $3,001.06 2010
Catholic countries average (profile) $2,967.77 2008
44 French Polynesia $2,946.78 2000
45 United Arab Emirates $2,857.36 2011
46 Puerto Rico $2,842.81 2011
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) $2,805.88 2010
47 Croatia $2,744.78 2012
48 Lithuania $2,665.41 2011
49 Russia $2,615.68 2012
50 Brazil $2,432.84 2012
Former British colonies average (profile) $2,416.86 2011
51 Barbados $2,408.72 2012
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) $2,355.34 2012
52 Cuba $2,291.42 2011
53 Antigua and Barbuda $2,285.37 2012
54 Poland $2,270.12 2012
55 Latvia $2,144.39 2011
56 Trinidad and Tobago $2,023.41 2008
57 Uruguay $1,994.41 2012
58 Argentina $1,923.07 2012
59 Chile $1,874.47 2012
60 South Africa $1,682.36 2012
61 Costa Rica $1,679.08 2012
Eastern Europe average (profile) $1,620.63 2011
62 Turkey $1,574.89 2012
63 Venezuela $1,551.88 2012
64 Saint Kitts and Nevis $1,479.57 2012
65 Libya $1,474.37 2008
Landlocked countries average (profile) $1,461.56 2011
66 Lebanon $1,458.75 2012
67 Namibia $1,455.56 2012
68 New Caledonia $1,415.21 1990
69 Montenegro $1,412.13 2012
70 Malaysia $1,409.84 2012
71 Hungary $1,409.29 2011
72 Kazakhstan $1,389.76 2012
Muslim countries average (profile) $1,388.28 2011
73 Botswana $1,388.23 2012
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) $1,385.97 2011
Emerging markets average (profile) $1,328.74 2012
74 Romania $1,309.68 2012
75 Colombia $1,280.14 2012
76 Dominica $1,210.56 2012
77 Grenada $1,191.31 2012
78 Saint Lucia $1,157.90 2012
79 Mexico $1,134.78 2012
80 Serbia $1,128.71 2011
81 Angola $1,113.44 2012
82 Bulgaria $1,084.53 2012
83 Mauritius $1,084.04 2012
84 Algeria $1,074.74 2012
85 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines $1,067.74 2012
86 Bosnia and Herzegovina $1,061.69 2012
87 Panama $997.80 2012
88 Belarus $973.58 2012
Former Soviet republics average (profile) $960.36 2012
89 Jordan $938.88 2012
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) $926.66 2012
Religious countries average (profile) $912.23 2012
90 Jamaica $887.55 2012
91 Equatorial Guinea $859.57 2011
92 East Timor $851.96 2011
93 Tonga $849.15 2012
94 Suriname $838.13 2005
95 China $835.44 2012
96 Republic of Macedonia $834.14 2012
97 Federated States of Micronesia $769.73 1983
98 Ukraine $748.80 2012
99 Thailand $743.94 2012
100 Belize $741.91 2011
101 Azerbaijan $740.41 2012
102 Ecuador $729.68 2012
103 Gabon $709.49 2007
104 Cape Verde $704.17 2011
105 Peru $652.12 2012
106 Fiji $628.33 2008
107 Georgia $618.56 2012
108 Turkmenistan $602.09 2012
109 Vanuatu $587.75 2011
110 Tunisia $583.74 2012
111 Morocco $567.05 2012
112 Kosovo $560.69 2012
113 Maldives $560.26 2005
114 Bhutan $522.44 2011
115 Mongolia $517.87 2012
116 Swaziland $501.34 2011
117 Guyana $472.84 2012
118 Paraguay $467.12 2012
119 Dominican Republic $465.93 2012
120 Lesotho $454.73 2012
121 Moldova $454.17 2012
122 Iran $445.32 2007
123 Armenia $434.20 2012
124 El Salvador $424.60 2012
125 Sri Lanka $393.79 2012
126 Uzbekistan $389.65 2012
127 Honduras $374.09 2012
128 Solomon Islands $372.36 2006
129 Egypt $369.92 2012
130 Guatemala $357.12 2012
131 Bolivia $346.79 2012
132 Republic of the Congo $340.96 2011
South and Central Asia average (profile) $326.42 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) $323.90 2011
133 Indonesia $316.04 2012
134 Syria $296.00 2011
135 Albania $295.23 2012
136 Zambia $289.84 2011
137 Philippines $272.44 2012
138 Djibouti $266.63 2007
139 South Sudan $256.95 2012
140 Kiribati $250.42 1992
Former French colonies average (profile) $231.55 2010
141 Kyrgyzstan $231.29 2012
142 Ghana $217.83 2012
143 Zimbabwe $192.27 2012
144 Sudan $186.10 2012
145 Nigeria $183.30 2012
146 India $176.37 2012
147 Senegal $171.23 2012
148 Mauritania $167.73 2012
149 Yemen $165.28 2010
150 Laos $162.58 2012
151 Kenya $162.31 2012
152 Cameroon $158.46 2012
153 Nicaragua $154.31 2012
154 Pakistan $131.51 2012
155 Mali $126.29 2011
156 Burkina Faso $125.46 2011
157 Comoros $122.58 2009
158 Cote d'Ivoire $110.10 2008
South Asia average (profile) $108.72 2012
159 Vietnam $104.03 2012
160 Papua New Guinea $101.10 2004
161 Tanzania $99.42 2012
162 Eritrea $92.64 2011
163 Afghanistan $84.98 2012
164 Benin $81.83 2010
165 Mozambique $79.24 2012
166 Tajikistan $75.28 2012
167 Nepal $73.86 2012
168 Malawi $72.40 2011
169 Liberia $64.00 2012
170 Burundi $60.77 2012
171 Chad $57.69 2012
172 Togo $55.55 2011
173 Niger $54.20 2012
174 Uganda $54.18 2011
175 Cambodia $52.87 2011
176 Rwanda $50.90 2012
177 Sierra Leone $50.53 2011
178 The Gambia $49.76 2011
179 Guinea $47.91 2011
180 Haiti $47.55 2006
181 Madagascar $45.52 2011
182 Bangladesh $42.02 2012
183 Democratic Republic of the Congo $39.35 2012
failed states average (profile) $39.24 2002
184 Central African Republic $36.75 2012
185 Ethiopia $31.90 2012
186 Somalia $21.89 1984
187 Guinea-Bissau $19.65 2002

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"Countries Compared by Economy > Spending > General government final consumption expenditure > Current US$ per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank national accounts data. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Spending/General-government-final-consumption-expenditure/Current-US$-per-capita

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