Government expenditure (% of GDP) - Ireland



Government expenditure (% of GDP) of Ireland
Value & RankThe Government expenditure (% of GDP) of Ireland is 18.0 (% of GDP) with a global rank of 68.
Ireland compared to other CountriesThe Government expenditure (% of GDP) of Ireland is similar to that of Burkina Faso, Slovak Republic, Vanuatu, Poland, Tunisia, Montenegro, Costa Rica, Australia, Dominica, Luxembourg with a respective Government expenditure (% of GDP) of 18.2, 18.1, 18.1, 18.0, 18.0, 17.9, 17.9, 17.9, 17.5, 17.5 (% of GDP) and a global rank of 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73.Last 10 years averageIreland had an average Government expenditure (% of GDP) of 17.6 (% of GDP) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Ireland during the Great RecessionIreland's Government expenditure (% of GDP) had a positive growth of 24.4% during the Great RecessionIreland since the end of the Great RecessionIreland's Government expenditure (% of GDP) had a negative growth (decline) of 12.4% since the end of the Great Recession
YearGovernment expenditure (% of GDP) (% of GDP) - Ireland
199118.4
199218.8
199318.6
199418.4
199517.5
199616.8
199716.2
199815.4
199914.9
200014.7
200115.5
200216.0
200316.1
200416.4
200516.3
200616.5
200717.2
200819.1
200920.5
201019.2
201118.4
201218.0
Government expenditure (% of GDP) of Ireland
Country NameGlobal RankGovernment expenditure (% of GDP) (% of GDP)
Burkina Faso6318.2
Slovak Republic6418.1
Vanuatu6518.1
Poland6618.0
Tunisia6718.0
Ireland6818.0
Montenegro6917.9
Costa Rica7017.9
Australia7117.9
Dominica7217.5
Luxembourg7317.5
click on the following link or the worldmap below to view a complete list of countries by Government expenditure (% of GDP)
list of countries by Government expenditure (% of GDP)
Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators