General government final consumption expenditure (constant LCU)
Definition: General government final consumption expenditure (formerly general government consumption) includes all government current expenditures for purchases of goods and services (including compensation of employees). It also includes most expenditures on national defense and security, but excludes government military expenditures that are part of government capital formation. Data are in constant local currency.
Description: The map below shows how General government final consumption expenditure (constant LCU) varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the world is Indonesia, with a value of 828,714,000,000,000.00. The country with the lowest value in the world is Palau, with a value of 86,369,200.00.
Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.
Base Period: varies by country