Official Statistics of Finland

General government expenditure by function

Producer: Statistics Finland
Data:

Latest release:
Growth in general social protection expenditure slowed down in 2017
31 Jan 2019
The share of social protection in consolidated total general government expenditure was 45.9 per cent in 2017. The ratio remained almost on level with the previous year, rising by 0.2 percentage points from 2016.

Next release:
19 Dec 2019

Description: The statistics describe general government expenditure by function and sub-sector on the basis of national accounts data. The statistics on general government expenditure by function are a part of the regular Eurostat reporting programme.
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Keywords: central government finance, consumption expenditure, expenditure, general government, general government expenditure, government expenditure, government finance, municipal finances, public sector, social security funds.
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Change: Revisions in statistics on local government finances change data for general government
31 Jan 2017
The figures for general government for the statistical reference year 2015 changed more than usual in the January 2017 release.

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): General government expenditure by function [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-0828. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 24.4.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/jmete/index_en.html