(measure: billion U.S. dollars; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Puerto Rico: Government spending, billion USD
For that indicator, we provide data for Puerto Rico from 1960 to 2018. The average value for Puerto Rico during that period was 5.06 billion U.S. dollars with a minimum of 0.22 billion U.S. dollars in 1960 and a maximum of 11.1 billion U.S. dollars in 2009.
The latest value from 2018 is 7.97 billion U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 159
countries is 87.95 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.