Israel: Government spending, percent of GDP

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 Israel

Government spending as percent of GDP

 Latest value 20.89
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1995 - 2022
 Average 23.09
 Min - Max 20.89 - 25.97
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Israel from 1995 to 2022. The average value for Israel during that period was 23.09 percent with a minimum of 20.89 percent in 2022 and a maximum of 25.97 percent in 1996. The latest value from 2022 is 20.89 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 143 countries is 16.25 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Israel - Government spending, percent of GDP - Recent values chart

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Israel - Government spending, percent of GDP - historical chart - 1995-2022




The government size of Israel 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.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Government spending, percent of GDP 20.89 2022 percent
 Government spending, in dollars 109.69 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Fiscal balance, percent of GDP -6.74 2023 percent
 Government debt 61.94 2023 percent
 Government expenditure 101.33 Q3/2023 billion
 Long-term government bond yield 4.00 9/2023 percent
 Tax revenue 24.62 2021 percent
 Commercial tax rate 25.30 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 234 2019 hours
 Number of taxes 6 2019 taxes
 Taxes on goods and services 33.14 2021 percent
 Taxes on international trade 0.69 2021 percent
 Income and profits taxes 35.67 2021 percent
 Foreign aid 478.85 2004 million U.S. dollars
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