This website uses third party cookies to improve your experience. If you continue browsing or close this notice, you will accept their use.

Government Data


Corruption Perception Index

    Greece Italy Portugal Spain
1995 Score 4.04 2.99 5.56 4.35
Rank (out of 41) 30 33 22 26
1996 Score 5.01 3.42 6.53 4.31
Rank (out of 54) 28 34 22 32
1997 Score 5.35 5.03 6.97 5.90
Rank (out of 52) 25 30 19 24
1998 Score 4.90 4.60 6.50 6.10
Rank (out of 85) 36 39 22 23
1999 Score 4.90 4.70 6.70 6.60
Rank (out of 99) 36 38 21 22
2000 Score 4.90 4.60 6.40 7.00
Rank (out of 90) 35 39 23 20
2001 Score 4.2 5.50 6.30 7.00
Rank (out of 91) 42 29 25 22
2002 Score 4.2 5.20 6.30 7.10
Rank (out of 102) 44 31 25 20
2003 Score 4.30 5.30 6.60 6.90
Rank (out of 133) 50 35 25 23
2004 Score 4.30 4.80 6.30 7.10
Rank (out of 146) 49 42 27 22
2005 Score 4.30 5.00 6.50 7.0
Rank (out of 159) 47 40 26 23
2006 Score 4.40 4.90 6.60 6.80
Rank (out of 163) 54 45 26 23
2007 Score 4.60 5.20 6.50 6.70
Rank (out of 180) 56 41 28 25
2008 Score 4.70 4.80 6.10 6.50
Rank (out of 180) 57 55 32 28
2009 Score 3.80 4.30 5.80 6.10
Rank (out of 180) 71 63 35 32
2010 Score 3.50 3.90 6.00 6.10
Rank (out of 178) 78 67 32 30
2011 Score 3.40 3.90 6.10 6.20
Rank (out of 183) 80 69 32 31
2012 Score 36 42 63 65
Rank (out of 176) 94 72 33 30
2013 Score 40 43 62 59
Rank (out of 177) 80 69 33 40
2014 Score 43 43 63 60
Rank (out of 175) 69 69 31 37

Source: Transparency International


E-Government

      Greece Italy Portugal Spain
2003 Development
Index
Score 0.5399 0.6850 0.6455 0.6094
Rank 37 20 26 29
Participation
Index
Score 0.0862 0.4655 0.4483 0.1552
Rank 72 17 20 56
2004 Development
Index
Score 0.5581 0.6598 0.5953 0.5844
Rank 36 26 31 34
Participation
Index
Score 0.1148 0.2295 0.2131 0.0328
Rank 62 39 41 97
2005 Development
Index
Score 0.5921 0.6794 0.6084 0.5847
Rank 35 25 30 39
Participation
Index
Score 0.1587 0.2381 0.2063 0.0794
Rank 57 45 47 73
2008 Development
Index
Score 0.5718 0.6680 0.6479 0.7228
Rank 44 27 31 20
Participation
Index
Score 0.0909 0.2273 0.2500 0.3636
Rank 98 55 49 34
2010 Development
Index
Score 0.5708 0.5800 0.5787 0.7516
Rank 41 38 39 9
Participation
Index
Score 0.2571 0.2143 0.2714 0.8286
Rank 48 55 45 3
2012 Development
Index
Score 0.6872 0.7190 0.7165 0.7770
Rank 37 32 33 23
Participation
Index
Score 0.3421 0.2632 0.3684 0.500
Rank 45 56 42 31
2014 Development
Index
Score 0.7118 0.7593 0.6900 0.8410
Rank 34 23 37 12
Participation
Index
Score 0.8039 0.7843 0.6471 0.7843
Rank 17 19 33 19

Source: United Nations, E-government survey (Rank out of 193 countries)


Open data

  Rank Score Readiness Implementation Impact 2013 Rank
Greece 31 40.79 60 43 26 37
Italy 22 50.58 55 54 36 20
Portugal 29 46.12 70 50 14 27
Spain 13 59.89 78 60 42 14

Source: UN Open Data Barometer (all Scores are scaled; ranks out of 193 countries)

    Greece Italy Portugal Spain
2013 Score 40% 52% 56% 46%
Rank (out of 60 countries) 41 20 16 27
2014 Score 38% 55% 47% 52%
Rank (out of 97 countries) 54 25 39 31

Source: Global Open Data Index


World Bank, Worldwide Governance Indicators (1996-2013)

Government effectiveness

  Greece Italy Portugal Spain
1996 77.6 78.0 84.9 90.2
1998 77.1 79.0 84.4 90.7
2000 75.1 78.5 82.0 92.7
2002 75.6 76.1 86.8 94.1
2003 75.1 77.6 84.4 94.6
2004 77.6 75.1 84.4 88.8
2005 72.7 69.8 82.9 89.3
2006 72.7 65.4 78.0 78.5
2007 71.8 62.1 78.2 82.0
2008 71.8 64.6 82.0 79.1
2009 71.8 66.5 82.8 77.5
2010 69.4 67.0 80.9 79.4
2011 68.2 65.9 78.2 81.5
2012 62.2 66.0 81.3 82.3
2013 67.0 67.5 85.6 82.8

Source: World Bank

Regulatory quality

  Greece Italy Portugal Spain
1996 71.1 76.0 89.7 84.8
1998 71.1 75.0 85.8 88.2
2000 78.4 78.9 81.4 89.7
2002 79.9 78.4 86.8 88.7
2003 78.9 80.4 86.8 88.7
2004 77.5 80.4 85.3 87.3
2005 76.5 77.5 87.3 88.2
2006 73.5 78.4 81.4 85.3
2007 77.7 79.1 83.0 86.4
2008 78.6 79.1 82.0 86.9
2009 74.6 78.0 79.4 84.7
2010 72.2 78.0 74.6 84.2
2011 69.7 75.4 72.0 81.5
2012 68.4 74.6 75.6 78.0
2013 72.7 74.6 75.6 78.9

Source: World Bank  

Rule of Law

  Greece Italy Portugal Spain
1996 81.8 82.3 88.5 90.9
1998 71.8 74.2 87.1 90.4
2000 73.2 72.7 84.7 90.9
2002 71.3 70.8 88.0 86.6
2003 73.7 70.8 89.0 88.5
2004 79.4 67.0 87.6 85.2
2005 73.2 62.7 87.1 84.2
2006 72.2 60.3 79.4 84.7
2007 74.2 61.7 81.8 84.7
2008 75.5 63.0 83.2 86.1
2009 67.3 62.1 83.4 84.8
2010 66.8 63.0 82.9 84.4
2011 67.1 62.9 81.7 85.9
2012 63.5 62.1 82.5 83.4
2013 63.5 62.1 82.9 81.0

Source: World Bank

Control of corruption

  Greece Italy Portugal Spain
1996 65.9 66.8 91.2 83.9
1998 83.9 69.3 86.8 88.3
2000 78.0 77.1 85.4 86.8
2002 69.3 71.7 85.4 89.8
2003 69.3 72.7 83.9 90.2
2004 71.2 68.3 84.4 89.3
2005 66.3 67.3 82.4 88.8
2006 68.3 70.7 80.5 83.9
2007 64.6 68.0 79.6 81.6
2008 61.2 64.6 80.6 82.5
2009 59.3 61.7 81.8 80.4
2010 54.3 58.1 81.9 81.4
2011 55.5 60.7 82.9 81.5
2012 51.2 57.9 78.5 81.8
2013 55.5 57.4 78.9 75.1

Source: World Bank


General Government Fiscal data

General Government, Total Revenue (% of GDP at current prices)

  Greece Italy Portugal Spain Euro Area 19 EU-28
1995 n.a. 44.5 37.4 37.3 n.a. n.a.
1996 n.a. 45.0 38.4 37.6 n.a. n.a.
1997 n.a. 46.6 38.7 37.7 n.a. n.a.
1998 n.a. 45.3 38.3 38.1 n.a. n.a.
1999 n.a. 45.5 39.5 38.6 n.a. n.a.
2000 n.a. 44.2 39.4 38.1 n.a. n.a.
2001 n.a. 44.1 39.3 37.9 n.a. n.a.
2002 n.a. 43.7 40.4 38.2 n.a. n.a.
2003 n.a. 43.8 40.9 37.9 n.a. n.a.
2004 n.a. 43.3 39.9 38.6 n.a. n.a.
2005 n.a. 43.0 40.5 39.5 n.a. n.a.
2006 38.7 44.0 40.9 40.5 44.6 n.a.
2007 40.2 45.2 41.5 40.9 44.7 n.a.
2008 40.6 45.1 41.6 36.7 44.4 n.a.
2009 38.7 45.9 40.4 34.8 44.4 n.a.
2010 41.1 45.6 40.6 36.2 44.3 n.a.
2011 43.8 45.6 42.6 36.0 44.8 44.0
2012 45.7 47.8 42.9 37.0 45.9 44.7
2013 47.8 48.0 45.2 37.5 46.6 45.4
2014 45.8 48.1 44.5 37.8 46.6 45.2
2015 48.1 48.0 45.0 37.9 46.6 45.0
2016 45.8 47.9 44.4 37.8 46.2 44.6

Source: European Commission, General Government Data, Spring 2015

General Government, Total Expenditure (% of GDP at current prices)

  Greece Italy Portugal Spain Euro Area 19 EU-28
1995 n.a. 51.8 42.6 44.3 n.a. n.a.
1996 n.a. 51.6 43.1 43.0 n.a. n.a.
1997 n.a. 49.6 42.4 41.6 n.a. n.a.
1998 n.a. 48.3 42.7 41.0 n.a. n.a.
1999 n.a. 47.3 42.6 39.9 n.a. n.a.
2000 n.a. 45.5 42.6 39.1 n.a. n.a.
2001 n.a. 47.5 44.1 38.5 n.a. n.a.
2002 n.a. 46.8 43.7 38.6 n.a. n.a.
2003 n.a. 47.2 45.3 38.3 n.a. n.a.
2004 n.a. 46.8 46.1 38.7 n.a. n.a.
2005 n.a. 47.1 46.7 38.3 n.a. n.a.
2006 44.9 47.6 45.2 38.3 46.0 n.a.
2007 46.9 46.8 44.5 38.9 45.3 n.a.
2008 50.6 47.8 45.3 41.1 46.5 n.a.
2009 54.0 51.1 50.2 45.8 50.6 n.a.
2010 52.2 49.9 51.8 45.6 50.4 n.a.
2011 54.0 49.1 50.0 45.4 49.0 48.5
2012 54.4 50.8 48.5 47.3 49.5 49.0
2013 60.1 50.9 50.1 44.3 49.4 48.6
2014 49.3 51.1 49.0 43.6 49.0 48.1
2015 50.2 50.6 48.0 42.4 48.6 47.4
2016 47.9 49.9 47.2 41.4 48.0 46.7

Source: European Commission, General Government Data, Spring 2015

General Government, Compensation of Employees (% of GDP at current prices)

  Greece Italy Portugal Spain Euro Area 19 EU-28
1995 n.a. 10.5 12.5 11.0 n.a. n.a.
1996 n.a. 10.9 12.6 10.9 n.a. n.a.
1997 n.a. 11.0 12.7 10.6 n.a. n.a.
1998 n.a. 10.2 13.0 10.4 n.a. n.a.
1999 n.a. 10.2 13.3 10.3 n.a. n.a.
2000 n.a. 10.1 13.7 10.1 n.a. n.a.
2001 n.a. 10.1 13.9 9.9 n.a. n.a.
2002 n.a. 10.2 14.1 9.7 n.a. n.a.
2003 n.a. 10.4 14.3 9.8 n.a. n.a.
2004 n.a. 10.4 14.3 9.8 n.a. n.a.
2005 n.a. 10.5 14.5 9.7 n.a. n.a.
2006 10.7 10.6 13.8 9.7 10.1 n.a.
2007 10.9 10.2 13.1 9.9 9.9 n.a.
2008 11.4 10.4 13.1 10.6 10.1 n.a.
2009 12.9 10.9 14.0 11.6 10.9 n.a.
2010 12.3 10.7 13.7 11.6 10.7 n.a.
2011 12.5 10.3 12.8 11.4 10.4 10.6
2012 12.4 10.3 11.7 10.8 10.4 10.5
2013 12.0 10.2 12.4 10.9 10.4 10.4
2014 12.0 10.1 11.8 10.8 10.3 10.3
2015 11.8 10.1 11.3 10.5 10.2 10.1
2016 11.4 10.0 11.1 10.2 10.0 9.9

Source: European Commission, General Government Data, Spring 2015

General Government, Net lending/net borrowing (% of GDP at current prices)

  Greece Italy Portugal Spain Euro Area 19 EU-28
1995 n.a. -7.3 -5.2 -7.0 n.a. n.a.
1996 n.a. -6.6 -4.7 -5.4 n.a. n.a.
1997 n.a. -3.0 -3.7 -3.9 n.a. n.a.
1998 n.a. -3.0 -4.4 -2.9 n.a. n.a.
1999 n.a. -1.8 -3.0 -1.3 n.a. n.a.
2000 n.a. -1.3 -3.2 -1.0 n.a. n.a.
2001 n.a. -3.4 -4.8 -0.5 n.a. n.a.
2002 n.a. -3.1 -3.3 -0.4 n.a. n.a.
2003 n.a. -3.4 -4.4 -0.4 n.a. n.a.
2004 n.a. -3.6 -6.2 0.0 n.a. n.a.
2005 n.a. -4.2 -6.2 1.2 n.a. n.a.
2006 -6.1 -3.6 -4.3 2.2 -1.4 n.a.
2007 -6.7 -1.5 -3.0 2.0 -0.6 n.a.
2008 -9.9 -2.7 -3.8 -4.4 -2.1 n.a.
2009 -15.3 -5.3 -9.8 -11.0 -6.2 n.a.
2010 -11.1 -4.2 -11.2 -9.4 -6.1 n.a.
2011 -10.2 -3.5 -7.4 -9.4 -4.1 -4.5
2012 -8.7 -3.0 -5.6 -10.3 -3.6 -4.2
2013 -12.3 -2.9 -4.8 -6.8 -2.9 -3.2
2014 -3.5 -3.0 -4.5 -5.8 -2.4 -2.9
2015 -2.1 -2.6 -3.1 -4.5 -2.0 -2.5
2016 -2.2 -2.0 -2.8 -3.5 -1.7 -2.0

Source: European Commission, General Government Data, Spring 2015

General Government, Net lending/net borrowing excluding interest (% of GDP at current prices)

  Greece Italy Portugal Spain Euro Area 19 EU-28
1995 n.a. 3.9 0.4 -2.1 n.a. n.a.
1996 n.a. 4.4 0.1 -0.3 n.a. n.a.
1997 n.a. 6.2 0.1 0.6 n.a. n.a.
1998 n.a. 4.8 -1.2 1.1 n.a. n.a.
1999 n.a. 4.6 -0.1 2.1 n.a. n.a.
2000 n.a. 4.8 -0.2 2.1 n.a. n.a.
2001 n.a. 2.7 -1.8 2.4 n.a. n.a.
2002 n.a. 2.4 -0.5 2.2 n.a. n.a.
2003 n.a. 1.6 -1.8 1.9 n.a. n.a.
2004 n.a. 1.0 -3.6 1.9 n.a. n.a.
2005 n.a. 0.3 -3.6 2.9 n.a. n.a.
2006 -1.6 0.9 -1.6 3.8 1.4 n.a.
2007 -2.2 3.2 -0.1 3.6 2.2 n.a.
2008 -5.0 2.2 -0.7 -2.9 0.8 n.a.
2009 -10.3 -0.9 -6.8 -9.3 -3.4 n.a.
2010 -5.3 0.0 -8.2 -7.5 -3.4 n.a.
2011 -3.0 1.2 -3.0 -7.0 -1.2 -1.6
2012 -3.7 2.2 -0.7 -7.4 -0.6 -1.4
2013 -8.3 1.9 0.1 -3.5 -0.1 -0.5
2014 0.4 1.6 0.5 -2.5 0.2 -0.3
2015 2.1 1.7 1.8 -1.4 0.4 -0.1
2016 1.8 2.3 1.7 -0.6 0.7 -0.3

Source: European Commission, General Government Data, Spring 2015

General Government, Consolidated Gross Debt (% of GDP at current prices)

  Greece Italy Portugal Spain Euro Area 19 EU-28
1995 93.2 116.9 58.3 61.7 70.8 n.a.
1996 94.6 116.3 59.5 65.6 72.7 n.a.
1997 91.8 113.7 55.2 64.4 72.1 n.a.
1998 89.2 110.8 51.8 62.5 71.7 n.a.
1999 88.5 109.6 51.0 60.9 70.5 n.a.
2000 99.6 105.1 50.3 58.0 68.0 n.a.
2001 100.1 104.7 53.4 54.2 66.9 59.7
2002 98.3 101.9 56.2 51.3 66.8 59.2
2003 94.3 100.4 58.7 47.6 68.0 60.7
2004 95.1 100.0 62.0 45.3 68.3 61.2
2005 106.8 101.9 67.4 42.3 69.2 61.9
2006 103.4 102.5 69.2 38.9 67.4 60.5
2007 103.1 99.7 68.4 35.5 65.0 57.9
2008 109.3 102.3 71.7 39.4 68.6 61.0
2009 126.8 112.5 83.6 52.7 78.4 73.0
2010 146.0 115.3 96.2 60.1 83.9 78.5
2011 171.3 116.4 111.1 69.2 86.5 81.4
2012 156.9 123.1 125.8 84.4 91.1 85.1
2013 175.0 128.5 129.7 92.1 93.2 87.3
2014 177.1 132.1 130.2 97.7 94.2 88.6
2015 180.2 133.1 124.4 100.4 94.0 88.0
2016 173.5 130.6 123.0 101.4 92.5 86.9

Source: European Commission, General Government Data, Spring 2015