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Public Expenditure

Treasury written question – answered on 18th January 2011.

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Photo of Fiona Bruce Fiona Bruce Conservative, Congleton

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what total public expenditure in England in 2009-10 was as a proportion of gross domestic product.

Photo of Danny Alexander Danny Alexander The Chief Secretary to the Treasury

Total public expenditure in the United Kingdom in 2009-10 as a proportion of GDP was 47.7%.

The latest figure available for England is for 2008-09, which was published in Public Expenditure Statistical Analyses 2010. As a proportion of UK GDP total identifiable expenditure in England in 2008-09 was 28.6%.

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