Government expenditure (% of GDP) - Australia



Government expenditure (% of GDP) of Australia
Value & RankThe Government expenditure (% of GDP) of Australia is 17.9 (% of GDP) with a global rank of 71.
Australia compared to other CountriesThe Government expenditure (% of GDP) of Australia is similar to that of Poland, Tunisia, Ireland, Montenegro, Costa Rica, Dominica, Luxembourg, Kenya, Greece, Oman with a respective Government expenditure (% of GDP) of 18.0, 18.0, 18.0, 17.9, 17.9, 17.5, 17.5, 17.4, 17.2, 17.2 (% of GDP) and a global rank of 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76.Last 10 years averageAustralia had an average Government expenditure (% of GDP) of 17.5 (% of GDP) in the last 10 years from (2003 to 2013).
Australia during the Great RecessionAustralia's Government expenditure (% of GDP) had a positive growth of 1.24% during the Great RecessionAustralia since the end of the Great RecessionAustralia's Government expenditure (% of GDP) had a positive growth of 1.86% since the end of the Great Recession
YearGovernment expenditure (% of GDP) (% of GDP) - Australia
199118.1
199218.9
199318.8
199418.2
199517.9
199617.8
199717.5
199817.5
199917.8
200017.7
200117.6
200217.4
200317.5
200417.3
200517.4
200617.3
200717.2
200817.1
200917.5
201018.0
201117.9
201217.9
201317.9
Government expenditure (% of GDP) of Australia
Country NameGlobal RankGovernment expenditure (% of GDP) (% of GDP)
Poland6618.0
Tunisia6718.0
Ireland6818.0
Montenegro6917.9
Costa Rica7017.9
Australia7117.9
Dominica7217.5
Luxembourg7317.5
Kenya7417.4
Greece7517.2
Oman7617.2
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators