* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Micronesia: Government spending as percent of GDP: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Micronesia from 1983 to 1983. The average value for Micronesia during that period was 58.31 percent with a minumum of 58.31 percent in 1983 and a maximum of 58.31 percent in 1983. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The government size of Micronesia 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.