Zambia General Government Total Expenditure, LCU Billions. Units: National currency. Multiplier: Billions. Estimates begin after 2015 . This data is sourced from www.opendataforafrica.org where it is offered under an open data licence (www.opendataforafrica.org/legal/termsofuse). Total expenditure consists of total expense and the net acquisition of nonfinancial assets. Note: Apart from being on an accrual basis, total expenditure differs from the GFSM 1986 definition of total expenditure in the sense that it also takes the disposals of nonfinancial assets into account. Source: Ministry of Finance or Treasury Latest actual data: 2015 Start/end months of reporting year: January/December GFS Manual used: Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 1986 Basis of recording: Cash General government includes: Central Government; Valuation of public debt: Current market value Primary domestic currency: Zambian kwacha Data last updated: 07/2016.