Government Spending in the United Arab Emirates decreased to 152794.22 AED Million in 2017 from 161696.03 AED Million in 2016. Government Spending in the United Arab Emirates averaged 88653.36 AED Million from 1998 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 161696.03 AED Million in 2016 and a record low of 33440 AED Million in 1998.

Government Spending in the United Arab Emirates is expected to be 166062.00 AED Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the United Arab Emirates Government Spending is projected to trend around 177374.00 AED Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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United Arab Emirates Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 20.70 20.70 24.10 2.70 percent [+]
Government Budget -2.60 -3.90 13.50 -17.70 percent of GDP [+]
Government Spending 152794.22 161696.03 161696.03 33440.00 AED Million [+]
Military Expenditure 24399.90 25857.00 25857.00 6740.80 USD Million [+]
Credit Rating 90.00 [+]

United Arab Emirates Government Spending

Government Spending refers to public expenditure on goods and services and is a major component of the GDP. Government spending policies like setting up budget targets, adjusting taxation, increasing public expenditure and public works are very effective tools in influencing economic growth. This page provides - United Arab Emirates Government Spending - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United Arab Emirates Government Spending - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
152794.22 161696.03 161696.03 33440.00 1998 - 2017 AED Million Yearly
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