Uruguay: Household consumption, percent of GDP

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 Uruguay

Household consumption as percent of GDP

 Latest value 66.83
 Year 2015
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2015
 Average 69.72
 Min - Max 54.27 - 81.25
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Uruguay from 1960 to 2015. The average value for Uruguay during that period was 69.72 percent with a minimum of 54.27 percent in 1973 and a maximum of 81.25 percent in 1970. The latest value from 2015 is 66.83 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2015 based on 169 countries is 63.96 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Uruguay - Household consumption, percent of GDP - historical chart - 1960-2015




Definition: Household final consumption expenditure (formerly private consumption) is the market value of all goods and services, including durable products (such as cars, washing machines, and home computers), purchased by households. It excludes purchases of dwellings but includes imputed rent for owner-occupied dwellings. It also includes payments and fees to governments to obtain permits and licenses. Here, household consumption expenditure includes the expenditures of nonprofit institutions serving households, even when reported separately by the country. This item also includes any statistical discrepancy in the use of resources relative to the supply of resources.

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