Government Spending | Africa

Country Last
Algeria 619539.80 Dec/16
Angola 4682.39 Dec/14
Botswana 18459.60 Dec/16
Burkina Faso 1015.10 Dec/16
Egypt 82.00 Mar/17
Ghana 4604.08 Jun/17
Ivory Coast 2073474306.67 Dec/15
Kenya 342.25 Sep/17
Malawi 128109.50 Dec/16
Mauritius 18418.00 Jun/17
Morocco 195598.00 Dec/16
Mozambique 111916.00 Dec/16
Namibia 27999.00 Dec/16
Nigeria 804097.38 Dec/16
Rwanda 256.00 Jun/17
South Africa 633380.00 Sep/17
South Sudan 8381.30 Dec/16
Tunisia 16548.70 Dec/15
Uganda 5188.41 Dec/16


Government Spending refers to public expenditure on goods and services and is a major component of the GDP. Government spending policies like setting up budget targets, adjusting taxation, increasing public expenditure and public works are very effective tools in influencing economic growth. This page provides values for Government Spending reported in several countries part of Africa. The table has current values for Government Spending, previous releases, historical highs and record lows, release frequency, reported unit and currency plus links to historical data charts.