(measure: billion U.S. dollars; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Iraq: Government spending, billion USD
, 1970 - 2019:
For that indicator, we provide data for Iraq from 1970 to 2019. The average value for Iraq during that period was 13.63 billion U.S. dollars with a minimum of 0.04 billion U.S. dollars in 1992 and a maximum of 45.13 billion U.S. dollars in 2019.
The latest value from 2019 is 45.13 billion U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 161
countries is 88.33 billion U.S. dollars.
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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.