General Government Final Consumption Expenditure (As % of GDP) rose 9.58% to 8.74% in Puerto Rico in 2019

General Government Final Consumption Expenditure (As % of GDP) (%), 2019
Economy | Puerto Rico | January 1, 2021
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General government final consumption expenditure as a share of GDP rose 9.58% to 8.74% in Puerto Rico in 2019, according to the National Statistical Office.

Historically, general government final consumption expenditure as a share of GDP in Puerto Rico reached an all time high of 19.7% in 1975 and an all time low of 7.97% in 2018. When compared to Puerto Rico's main peers, general government final consumption expenditure as a share of GDP in Dominican Republic amounted to 11.1%, 7.53% in Haiti, 13.5% in Jamaica and 14.0% in USA in 2019.

Puerto Rico has been ranked 138th within the group of 149 countries we follow in terms of general government final consumption expenditure as a share of GDP, 10 places below the position seen 10 years ago.

General Government Final Consumption Expenditure (As % of GDP) Unit 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Canada % 20.7% 20.3% 20.9% 21.0% 20.7%
Cayman Islands % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
China % 15.9% 15.8% 16.2% 16.4% 16.3%
Cuba % 32.4% 32.4% 32.2% 31.9% 30.8% ...
Dominican Republic % 10.4% 10.5% 10.3% 10.3% 10.9%
Haiti % 7.39% 7.85% 8.25% 8.42% 8.39%
Jamaica % 15.5% 14.5% 13.8% 13.8% 13.4%
Japan % 20.2% 20.2% 19.8% 19.9% 19.6% ...
Mexico % 12.2% 12.2% 12.3% 12.0% 11.6%
Puerto Rico % 10.3% 10.8% 8.80% 8.25% 8.76%
USA % 15.1% 14.6% 14.3% 14.2% 14.1%