Government expenditure by function

General government expenditure on social protection
89.0 bn euro
Gone up +2.2 bn euro vs. 2020
Share of general government expenditure on social protection
39.1 %
Sunk -1.0 percentage points vs. 2020

Statistics Austria also calculates and publishes consolidated government expenditure by functions. The Classification of Functions of Government (COFOG) is to be used for the functions of government. The COFOG classification includes ten COFOG divisions, which are divided into 69 COFOG groups. According to the ESA 2010 regulation, data on government expenditure by function has to be sent to the Commission every year.


S: STATISTICS AUSTRIA, Public Finance. Compiled on 11 November 2022. – Rounding differences were not settled.

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