For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Somalia from 1960 to 2018. The average value for Somalia during that period was 13.71 percent with a minimum of 6.98 percent in 2013 and a maximum of 39.79 percent in 1979.
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The government size of Somalia 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.