Household consumption, percent of GDP - Country rankings:
The average for 2017 was 63.76 percent.The highest value was in Somalia: 135.82 percent and the lowest value was in Malawi: 13.67 percent. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available for: Household consumption, percent of GDP.
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.