Rankings

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As % of GDP 2018

  1. Rank
    1
    Country
    France
    Result
    56.2
  2. Rank
    2
    Country
    Finland
    Result
    52.7
  3. Rank
    3
    Country
    Belgium
    Result
    51.6
  4. Rank
    4
    Country
    Denmark
    Result
    51.5
  5. Rank
    5
    Country
    Sweden
    Result
    49.0
  6. Rank
    6
    Country
    Italy
    Result
    48.8
  7. Rank
    7
    Country
    Norway
    Result
    48.6
  8. Rank
    8
    Country
    Austria
    Result
    48.0
  9. Rank
    9
    Country
    Hungary
    Result
    46.6
  10. Rank
    10
    Country
    Greece
    Result
    46.5
  11. Rank
    11
    Country
    Portugal
    Result
    44.4
  12. Rank
    12
    Country
    Germany
    Result
    43.9
  13. Rank
    13
    Country
    Luxembourg
    Result
    42.8
  14. Rank
    14
    Country
    Slovenia
    Result
    42.7
  15. Rank
    15
    Country
    Netherlands
    Result
    41.6
  16. Rank
    Country
    New Zealand
    Result
    41.6
  17. Rank
    17
    Country
    Poland
    Result
    41.4
  18. Rank
    18
    Country
    Spain
    Result
    41.2
  19. Rank
    19
    Country
    Iceland
    Result
    40.8
  20. Rank
    20
    Country
    Canada
    Result
    40.3
  21. Rank
    21
    Country
    Israel
    Result
    40.0
  22. Rank
    Country
    United Kingdom
    Result
    40.0
  23. Rank
    23
    Country
    Estonia
    Result
    39.8
  24. Rank
    Country
    Slovakia
    Result
    39.8
  25. Rank
    25
    Country
    Czech Republic
    Result
    39.3
  26. Rank
    26
    Country
    Japan
    Result
    38.4
  27. Rank
    27
    Country
    United States
    Result
    37.8
  28. Rank
    28
    Country
    Latvia
    Result
    37.6
  29. Rank
    29
    Country
    Australia
    Result
    35.4
  30. Rank
    30
    Country
    Lithuania
    Result
    34.0
  31. Rank
    31
    Country
    Switzerland
    Result
    33.6
  32. Rank
    32
    Country
    South Korea
    Result
    33.3

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Notes

Note: Includes only OECD countries.

Source: OECD