General government final consumption expenditure (constant LCU) - Middle East
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 in the Middle East. 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 region is Iran, with a value of 696,468,000,000,000.00. The country with the lowest value in the region is Tajikistan, with a value of 189,622,900.00.
Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.
Base Period: varies by country