Euro Area Government Spending  1995-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Government Spending In the Euro Area increased to 535.69 EUR Billion in the third quarter of 2017 from 534.38 EUR Billion in the second quarter of 2017. Government Spending in the Euro Area averaged 467.56 EUR Billion from 1995 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 535.69 EUR Billion in the third quarter of 2017 and a record low of 385.03 EUR Billion in the first quarter of 1995.

Euro Area Government Spending
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Euro Area Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 88.90 89.90 91.80 64.90 percent [+]
Government Budget -1.50 -2.10 -0.30 -7.30 percent of GDP [+]
Government Spending 535.69 534.38 535.69 385.03 EUR Billion [+]
Government Spending to GDP 47.70 48.50 52.70 45.30 percent [+]
Government Debt 9588159.00 9453220.00 9588159.00 4069979.50 EUR Million [+]
Credit Rating 13.59 [+]

Euro Area Government Spending

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 the latest reported value for - Euro Area Government Spending - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Euro Area Government Spending - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
535.69 534.38 535.69 385.03 1995 - 2017 EUR Billion Quarterly
Constant Prices 2010, SA

government spending by Country
Country Last
Australia 81684.00 Sep/17
Brazil 147846.94 Dec/17
Canada 358066.00 Sep/17
China 203330.00 Dec/17
Euro Area 535.69 Sep/17
France 131469.00 Dec/17
Germany 141.23 Dec/17
India 3962.84 Sep/17
Indonesia 271040.06 Dec/17
Italy 79135.20 Sep/17
Japan 106030.50 Dec/17
Mexico 2089840.06 Sep/17
Netherlands 42246.00 Dec/17
Russia 3908.40 Sep/17
South Korea 58383.10 Dec/17
Spain 53571.00 Sep/17
Switzerland 19934.98 Sep/17
Turkey 51715524.70 Sep/17
United Kingdom 92035.00 Dec/17
United States 2921.13 Dec/17