(measure: billion U.S. dollars; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Lebanon: Government spending, billion USD
For that indicator, we provide data for Lebanon from 1989 to 2019. The average value for Lebanon during that period was 3.71 billion U.S. dollars with a minimum of 0.49 billion U.S. dollars in 1989 and a maximum of 8.42 billion U.S. dollars in 2018.
The latest value from 2019 is 8.12 billion U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 133
countries is 56.59 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.