For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Bhutan from 1980 to 2017. The average value for Bhutan during that period was 19.02 percent with a minumum of 11.93 percent in 1995 and a maximum of 23.73 percent in 1985.
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The government size of Bhutan and other countries is calculated as the total government spending as percent of GDP.
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.