For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Senegal from 1960 to 2017. The average value for Senegal during that period was 14.82 percent with a minumum of 5.12 percent in 1961 and a maximum of 24.76 percent in 1980.
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The government size of Senegal 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.