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Government consumption expenditure in Ethiopia

Government expenditure of Ethiopia, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 government expenditure of Ethiopia in current prices grew by 5.1 billion US dollars (in 21.2 times) to 5.4 billion US dollars; change occurred by 0.59 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 69.3 million, as well as by 4.6 billion US dollars by increasing of government expenditure per capita by 45.8 US dollars. The average annual growth of government expenditure of Ethiopia was 0.11 billion US dollars or 7.0%. The average annual growth of government expenditure of Ethiopia in constant prices was 5.2%. Share in the world fell by 0.0032%. Share in Africa increased by 0.33%. Minimal government expenditure was in 1970 (0.25 billion US dollars). Maximal government expenditure was in 2015 (5.4 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 government expenditure per capita in Ethiopia grew by 45.8 US dollars (in 6.4 times) to 54.3 US dollars. The average annual growth of government expenditure per capita in current prices was 1.0 US dollars or 4.2%.

Government expenditure of Ethiopia, 1970

Government expenditure of Ethiopia in 1970 was 0.25 billion US dollars, ranked 71st in the world. Share of Ethiopia in the world government expenditure was 0.047%.

Government expenditure per capita in Ethiopia in 1970 was worth 8.4 US dollars, ranked 177th in the world. Government expenditure per capita in Ethiopia was less than government expenditure per capita in the World (145.7 US dollars) by 137.2 US dollars.

Comparison of government expenditure in Ethiopia and the neighbors in 1970. Government expenditure of Ethiopia was greater than government expenditure of Sudan (0.2 billion US dollars), government expenditure of Somalia (0.0 billion US dollars), government expenditure of Djibouti (0.0 billion US dollars), but was less than government expenditure of Kenya (0.3 billion US dollars). Government expenditure per capita in Ethiopia was less than government expenditure per capita in Djibouti (104.8 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Kenya (28.8 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Sudan (16.8 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Somalia (10.3 US dollars).

Comparison of government expenditure in Ethiopia and leaders in 1970. Government expenditure of Ethiopia was less than government expenditure of the United States (194.4 billion US dollars) in 764.2 times, government expenditure of Germany (34.7 billion US dollars) in 136.4 times, government expenditure of France (25.1 billion US dollars) in 98.7 times, government expenditure of Japan (23.1 billion US dollars) in 90.8 times, government expenditure of China (10.1 billion US dollars) in 39.8 times. Government expenditure per capita in Ethiopia was less than government expenditure per capita in the United States (928.0 US dollars) in 109.8 times, government expenditure per capita in France (482.5 US dollars) in 57.1 times, government expenditure per capita in Germany (442.9 US dollars) in 52.4 times, government expenditure per capita in Japan (222.7 US dollars) in 26.4 times, government expenditure per capita in China (12.5 US dollars) by 48.4%.

Potential government expenditure of Ethiopia in 1970. With government expenditure per capita at the level of the United States (928.0 US dollars), government expenditure of Ethiopia would be 27.9 billion US dollars, it is in 109.8 times more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of the World (145.7 US dollars), government expenditure of Ethiopia would be 4.4 billion US dollars, it is in 17.2 times more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of Djibouti (104.8 US dollars), as the best neighbor, government expenditure of Ethiopia would be 3.2 billion US dollars, it is in 12.4 times more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of Africa (56.4 US dollars), government expenditure of Ethiopia would be 1.7 billion US dollars, it is in 6.7 times more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of Eastern Africa (24.8 US dollars), government expenditure of Ethiopia would be 0.75 billion US dollars, it is in 2.9 times more than the actual level.

Government expenditure of Ethiopia, 2015

Government expenditure of Ethiopia in 2015 was 5.4 billion US dollars, ranked 93rd in the world and was on par with government expenditure of Panama (5.8 bln. US dollars), government expenditure of Bahrain (5.5 bln. US dollars), government expenditure of D.R. of the Congo (5.0 bln. US dollars). Share of Ethiopia in the world government expenditure was 0.044%.

Government expenditure per capita in Ethiopia in 2015 was worth 54.3 US dollars, ranked 204th in the world and was on par with government expenditure per capita in Guinea-Bissau (57.7 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Malawi (50.8 US dollars). Government expenditure per capita in Ethiopia was less than government expenditure per capita in the World (1 659.0 US dollars) by 1 604.8 US dollars.

Comparison of government expenditure in Ethiopia and the neighbors in 2015. Government expenditure of Ethiopia was greater than government expenditure of Eritrea (0.9 billion US dollars), government expenditure of Djibouti (0.4 billion US dollars), government expenditure of Somalia (0.1 billion US dollars), but was less than government expenditure of Kenya (9.2 billion US dollars), government expenditure of Sudan (6.3 billion US dollars). Government expenditure per capita in Ethiopia was greater than government expenditure per capita in Somalia (10.8 US dollars), but was less than government expenditure per capita in Djibouti (445.5 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Kenya (199.6 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Eritrea (175.4 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Sudan (157.5 US dollars).

Comparison of government expenditure in Ethiopia and leaders in 2015. Government expenditure of Ethiopia was less than government expenditure of the United States (2 604.9 billion US dollars) in 483.1 times, government expenditure of China (1 521.6 billion US dollars) in 282.2 times, government expenditure of Japan (870.2 billion US dollars) in 161.4 times, government expenditure of Germany (647.4 billion US dollars) in 120.0 times, government expenditure of France (578.7 billion US dollars) in 107.3 times. Government expenditure per capita in Ethiopia was less than government expenditure per capita in France (8 685.8 US dollars) in 160.0 times, government expenditure per capita in the United States (8 095.5 US dollars) in 149.2 times, government expenditure per capita in Germany (8 022.9 US dollars) in 147.8 times, government expenditure per capita in Japan (6 875.3 US dollars) in 126.7 times, government expenditure per capita in China (1 105.8 US dollars) in 20.4 times.

Potential government expenditure of Ethiopia in 2015. With government expenditure per capita at the level of France (8 685.8 US dollars), government expenditure of Ethiopia would be 863.1 billion US dollars, it is in 160.0 times more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of the World (1 659.0 US dollars), government expenditure of Ethiopia would be 164.8 billion US dollars, it is in 30.6 times more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of Djibouti (445.5 US dollars), as the best neighbor, government expenditure of Ethiopia would be 44.3 billion US dollars, it is in 8.2 times more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of Africa (291.2 US dollars), government expenditure of Ethiopia would be 28.9 billion US dollars, it is in 5.4 times more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of Eastern Africa (110.5 US dollars), government expenditure of Ethiopia would be 11.0 billion US dollars, it is in 2.0 times more than the actual level.

Size of government expenditure in Ethiopia

Government consumption expenditure in Ethiopia, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices0.250.902.21.52.45.4
constant prices19700.250.500.750.991.32.5
20050.410.801.21.62.14.0
Picture. Ethiopia: government expenditure

government expenditure in Ethiopia and its neighbors, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
Kenya0.321.71.91.85.79.2
Sudan0.230.741.10.725.26.3
Ethiopia0.250.902.21.52.45.4
Eritrea0.390.500.92
Djibouti0.0170.100.150.140.270.40
Somalia0.0350.0790.100.180.0940.12

government expenditure in Ethiopia and leaders, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
United States194.4454.9948.01 444.22 522.22 604.9
China10.142.053.7201.5782.01 521.6
Japan23.1158.4426.8823.61 111.0870.2
Germany34.7196.4334.8363.9653.4647.4
France25.1147.0267.2302.2630.7578.7
Ethiopia0.250.902.21.52.45.4

Growth of government expenditure in Ethiopia

Picture. Ethiopia: government expenditure, growth Picture. Ethiopia: government expenditure, growth

government expenditure per capita in Ethiopia

Picture. Ethiopia: government expenditure per capita Picture. Ethiopia: government expenditure per capita

government expenditure per capita in Ethiopia and its neighbors, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Djibouti104.8281.8260.8197.2323.6445.5
Kenya28.8105.080.858.4140.5199.6
Eritrea109.6107.6175.4
Sudan16.838.642.520.7112.7157.5
Ethiopia8.423.943.223.127.554.3
Somalia10.313.016.223.99.810.8

government expenditure per capita in Ethiopia and leaders, $
Country197019801990200020102015
France482.52 657.04 566.94 933.59 689.88 685.8
United States928.01 981.43 749.35 104.98 139.38 095.5
Germany442.92 512.24 239.84 444.08 123.28 022.9
Japan222.71 366.63 491.66 551.78 726.46 875.3
China12.543.046.4158.7583.11 105.8
Ethiopia8.423.943.223.127.554.3

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