Government expenditure (Total) - United States



Government expenditure (Total) of United States
Value & RankThe Government expenditure (Total) of United States is 2.55 ( trillions of $) with a global rank of 1.
United States compared to other CountriesThe Government expenditure (Total) of United States is similar to that of China, Japan, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Brazil, Canada, Spain, Australia with a respective Government expenditure (Total) of 2.29, 2.15, 1.62, 1.52, 1.11, 1.05, 0.82, 0.74, 0.60, 0.51 ( trillions of $) and a global rank of 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11.10 years growthUnited States's Government expenditure (Total) had a positive growth of 54.3 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageUnited States had an average Government expenditure (Total) of 2.42 ( trillions of $) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
United States during the Great RecessionUnited States's Government expenditure (Total) had a negative growth (decline) of 8.02% during the Great RecessionUnited States since the end of the Great RecessionUnited States's Government expenditure (Total) had a positive growth of 4.34% since the end of the Great RecessionUnited States during the Iraq WarUnited States's Government expenditure (Total) had a positive growth of 53.0% during the Iraq WarUnited States since the end of the Iraq WarUnited States's Government expenditure (Total) had a positive growth of 0.87% since the end of the Iraq WarUnited States since the start of the War in AfghanistanUnited States's Government expenditure (Total) had a positive growth of 76.4% since the start of the War in Afghanistan
YearGovernment expenditure (Total) ( trillions of $) - United States
19911.00
19921.05
19931.07
19941.11
19951.14
19961.18
19971.22
19981.27
19991.36
20001.44
20011.55
20021.65
20031.76
20041.87
20051.98
20062.66
20072.73
20082.98
20092.44
20103.46
20112.53
20122.55
Government expenditure (Total) of United States
Country NameGlobal RankGovernment expenditure (Total) ( billions of $)
United States12,548
China22,292
Japan32,149
Germany41,624
France51,522
United Kingdom61,112
Italy71,052
Brazil8816
Canada9741
Spain10597
Australia11514
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Datasource: Compile from multiple sources
CIA - The World Factbook
Workbank - World Development Indicators