Bulgaria: Government spending, in dollars

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 Bulgaria

Government spending, billion USD

 Latest value 16.55
 Year 2022
 Measure billion U.S. dollars
 Data availability 1980 - 2022
 Average 5.81
 Min - Max 1.37 - 16.55
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Bulgaria from 1980 to 2022. The average value for Bulgaria during that period was 5.81 billion U.S. dollars with a minimum of 1.37 billion U.S. dollars in 1997 and a maximum of 16.55 billion U.S. dollars in 2022. The latest value from 2022 is 16.55 billion U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 142 countries is 88.01 billion U.S. dollars. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Bulgaria - Government spending, in dollars - Recent values chart

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Bulgaria - Government spending, in dollars - historical chart - 1980-2022




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. Data are in current U.S. dollars.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Government spending, percent of GDP 18.32 2022 percent
 Government spending, in dollars 16.55 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Fiscal balance, percent of GDP -2.90 2022 percent
 Government debt 22.90 2022 percent
 Government expenditure 7.82 Q3/2023 billion
 Tax revenue 20.63 2021 percent
 Commercial tax rate 28.30 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 441 2019 hours
 Number of taxes 14 2019 taxes
 Taxes on goods and services 44.42 2021 percent
 Taxes on international trade 0.04 2021 percent
 Income and profits taxes 19.06 2021 percent
 Foreign aid 618.37 2004 million U.S. dollars
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