1st Quarter 2018

Gross National Income & Gross Domestic Product

Government Final Consumption Expenditure

Government Final Consumption Expenditure surges    
 
Government Final Consumption Expenditure (GFCE) grew by 13.6 percent in the first quarter of 2018. Creation and filling up of government positions as well as the increase in the base pay of civilian and military and uniformed personnel contributed to the growth of the sector. Increase in the maintenance and other operating expenses of various agencies also contributed to the expansion.
 

GOVERNMENT FINAL CONSUMPTION EXPENDITURE
1st Quarter 2017 and 1st Quarter 2018
AT CURRENT PRICES, IN MILLION PESOS

TYPE OF EXPENDITURE Q1 2017 Q1 2018 Growth Rate (%)
Government Final Consumption Expenditure 363,193 422,295 16.3

GROSS VALUE ADDED in PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION and DEFENSE; 
COMPULSORY SOCIAL SECURITY 
1st Quarter 2017 and 1st Quarter 2018
AT CONSTANT 2000 PRICES, IN MILLION PESOS

INDUSTRY/INDUSTRY GROUP Q1 2017 Q1 2018 Growth Rate (%)
Government Final Consumption Expenditure 208,482 236,740 13.6

 

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority

 

 

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