Table 15: Cuba’s total government expenditure and expenditure on social services (including health) and defense during the special period (in millions of current Cuban Pesos).

YearTotal government expenditureExpenditure on defense/internal orderExpenditure on social services (education and health)

1989140411269 (9.04%)2576 (18.35%)
1990138521120 (8.1%)2492 (18.00%)
199115436925 (6.0%)2548 (16.50%)
199214312746 (5.2%)2395 (16.70%)
199312564615 (4.9%)2123 (16.90%)
199410035461 (4.6%)1696 (16.90%)
19958866392 (4.42%)1584 (17.90%)
19968326323 (3.9%)1697 (20.4%)
19978368421 (5.03%)1797 (21.50%)
19988344343 (4.1%)1823 (21.80%)

Source: based on data given in Table V, Dunning, 2001 [14].