Greece - Expense

Expense (current LCU)

The value for Expense (current LCU) in Greece was 91,685,000,000 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 23 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 121,348,000,000 in 2009 and a minimum value of 19,258,550,000 in 1990.

Definition: 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.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files.

Year Value
1990 19,258,550,000
1995 39,682,000,000
1996 41,929,000,000
1997 46,945,000,000
1998 50,304,000,000
1999 53,278,000,000
2000 60,371,000,000
2001 63,911,000,000
2002 67,238,000,000
2003 72,398,000,000
2004 79,091,000,000
2005 82,474,000,000
2006 92,144,000,000
2007 102,843,000,000
2008 114,619,000,000
2009 121,348,000,000
2010 88,775,000,000
2011 86,889,000,000
2012 81,798,000,000
2013 91,685,000,000

Expense (% of GDP)

Expense (% of GDP) in Greece was 50.83 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 23 years was 51.09 in 2009, while its lowest value was 39.28 in 2010.

Definition: 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.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

See also:

Year Value
1990 42.29
1995 42.64
1996 40.69
1997 40.92
1998 40.16
1999 39.82
2000 42.62
2001 41.99
2002 41.13
2003 40.47
2004 40.83
2005 41.39
2006 42.29
2007 44.20
2008 47.37
2009 51.09
2010 39.28
2011 41.97
2012 42.78
2013 50.83

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance