The UK's public sector total spending to GDP was last recorded at 38.5 percent of GDP in 2017-18 fiscal year. Government Spending to GDP in the United Kingdom averaged 39.13 percent from 1956 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 46.40 percent in 1976 and a record low of 34.10 percent in 2000.

Government Spending to GDP in the United Kingdom is expected to be 38.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the United Kingdom Public Sector Total Spending to GDP is projected to trend around 38.20 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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United Kingdom Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 84.70 85.10 85.10 21.80 percent [+]
Government Budget -2.00 -2.30 4.80 -9.90 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value 6093.00 19422.00 19422.00 -15378.00 GBP Million [+]
Government Spending 92768.00 91488.00 92768.00 31579.00 GBP Million [+]
Government Spending to GDP 38.50 38.80 46.40 34.10 percent [+]
Government Debt 664.00 14148.00 14148.00 -19956.00 GBP Million [+]
Military Expenditure 48383.40 48118.90 58314.80 26944.20 USD Million [+]
Credit Rating 94.83 [+]
Asylum Applications 3840.00 3310.00 5040.00 1655.00 persons [+]
Government Revenues 64489.00 79391.00 79391.00 17298.00 GBP Million [+]


United Kingdom Public Sector Total Spending to GDP

This page provides the latest reported value for - United Kingdom Government Spending to GDP - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United Kingdom Public Sector Total Spending to GDP - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on March of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
38.50 38.80 46.40 34.10 1956 - 2018 percent Yearly
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Country Last Previous
France 56.50 Dec/17
Italy 48.90 Dec/17
Euro Area 47.10 Dec/17
Germany 43.90 Dec/17
Netherlands 42.60 Dec/17
Spain 41.00 Dec/17
Japan 39.05 Dec/16
United Kingdom 38.50 Dec/18
United States 38.00 Dec/17
Switzerland 33.00 Dec/17
South Korea 32.26 Dec/16
India 12.74 Dec/17


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