Government Spending | Africa

Country Last
Algeria 619539.80 Dec/16
Angola 3309.85 Dec/15
Botswana 19349.00 Dec/17
Burkina Faso 1015.10 Dec/16
Cape Verde 9382.78 Dec/17
Egypt 86.00 Dec/17
Ghana 4469.08 Sep/17
Ivory Coast 2264800000.00 Dec/16
Kenya 1484.66 Mar/18
Malawi 128109.50 Dec/16
Mauritius 17508.00 Dec/17
Morocco 195598.00 Dec/16
Mozambique 111916.00 Dec/16
Namibia 27999.00 Dec/16
Nigeria 804097.38 Dec/16
Rwanda 273.00 Dec/17
South Africa 636608.00 Dec/17
South Sudan 8381.30 Dec/16
Tunisia 18400.50 Dec/16
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.