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Belgium Government Consumption

Belgium Government Consumption

Government Consumption in Belgium

Belgium recorded an average growth rate of 1.5% in government consumption over the decade to 2022, in line with the 1.5% average for the Euro Area. In 2022, Belgium's government consumption growth was 4.2%.

Belgium Government Consumption Chart

Note: This chart displays Government Consumption (ann. var. %) for Belgium from 2014 to 2023.
Source: National Bank of Belgium.

Belgium Government Consumption Data

2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Government Consumption (ann. var. %) 1.6 2.2 -0.3 5.2 4.2
Consensus Forecasts and Projections for the next ten years

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