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Zambia: Government spending, billion USD: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Zambia from 2010 to 2016. The average value for Zambia during that period was 3.03 billion U.S. dollars with a minumum of 1.9 billion U.S. dollars in 2010 and a maximum of 3.94 billion U.S. dollars in 2014. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.