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Labor > Expense > Current LCU: Group totals

DEFINITION: Expense (current LCU). Expense is cash payments for operating activities of the government in providing goods and services. It includes compensation of employees (such as wages and salaries), interest and subsidies, grants, social benefits, and other expenses such as rent and dividends.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
Emerging markets 1,355.84 trillion 2011
High income OECD countries 383.54 trillion 2011
Europe 117.92 trillion 2011
Eastern Europe 109.89 trillion 2011
Group of 7 countries (G7) 100 trillion 2011
Former Soviet republics 97.89 trillion 2011
Non-religious countries 97.88 trillion 2011
NATO countries 21.95 trillion 2011
European Union 21.17 trillion 2011
South Asia 18.4 trillion 2011
Eurozone 3.65 trillion 2011