Government Spending in Ghana decreased to 7678.78 GHS Million in 2017 from 11970.91 GHS Million in 2016. Government Spending in Ghana averaged 13061.73 GHS Million from 2013 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 16822.74 GHS Million in 2014 and a record low of 7678.78 GHS Million in 2017.

Government Spending in Ghana is expected to be 6214.00 GHS Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Ghana Government Spending is projected to trend around 7041.00 GHS Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Ghana Government Spending
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Ghana Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 70.50 73.40 111.90 26.20 percent [+]
Government Budget -4.50 -8.70 -0.40 -24.20 percent of GDP [+]
Government Revenues 3123.81 3268.48 5145.74 1036.69 GHS Million [+]
Military Expenditure 185.80 161.75 271.56 9.37 USD Million [+]
Government Spending 7678.78 11970.91 16822.74 7678.78 GHS Million [+]
Government Budget Value -1082.44 640.08 2060.06 -2764.37 GHS Million [+]
Credit Rating 31.25 [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 3882.40 4008.57 8421.46 836.07 GHS Million [+]

Ghana 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 - Ghana Government Spending - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Ghana Government Spending - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7678.78 11970.91 16822.74 7678.78 2013 - 2017 GHS Million Yearly
Constant Prices 2013, NSA

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