Total expenditures incurred by the United Nations System as a whole and by individual organizations. The graphs show the overall expenditure trend of the UN system: growing from USD 38.4 billion in the biennium 2002-2003 to USD 69.8 billion in the biennium 2008-2009, accounting for an increase of 81.6% over the last four biennia.

Expenditure Trends by Organization

2.2. Increase in Biennial Expenditures - Biennia 2002/03 - 2008/09

(Millions US$) Top 6 Organisations

2.3. UN System Total Expenditures by Organization (2002-2009)

(Millions US$) Including Expenditure In-Kind

2.4. UN System Total Expenditures by Organization (2002-2009)

(Millions US$) Including Expenditure In-Kind

2.5. UN System Total Expenditures by Organization (2002-2009)
(Millions US$) Excluding Expenditure In-Kind

2.6. UN System Total Expenditures by Organization (2002-2009)

(Millions US$) Excluding Expenditure In-Kind

Increase Level of Expenditure 2002-2009

2.7. % Increase of Biennial Expenditures - Top 10 Organizations

Expenditures 2008/09 - Base 2002/03

The graph presents top 10 organizations in terms of their expenditure growth (in per cent) over the biennium 2002-2003 base with UN-HABITAT scoring the top with an increase of 471.3%, while UN is number ten with an increase of 110.5%.

2.8. Increase of Biennial Expenditures - Top 10 Organizations

Expenditures 2008/09 - Base 2002/03

The graph exhibits top 10 organizations in absolute expenditure growth terms during the last 4 biennia over the biennium 2002-2003 base. UNPKO tops the group with an increase of USD 8.3 billion; FAO, UNRWA and UNFPA close the group with an absolute increase in the range of USD 712-789 million.

Biennial Increase Rate of Expenditure

The two graphs below reveal the average increase of biennial expenditures recorded over a four biennia period.

2.9. Average % Increase of Biennial Expenditures - Top 10 Organizations

Biennial Increase over Biennia 2002/03 - 2008/09

The graph displays top 10 organizations in terms of their average biennial expenditure growth (in per cent) over the biennium 2002-2003 base with UN-HABITAT achieving the top position with an increase of 98.1% per biennium, while UN is number ten in the group with an increase of 28.3% per biennium.

2.10. Average Increase of Biennial Expenditures - Top 10 Organizations

Biennial Increase over Biennia 2002/03 - 2008/09

The graph presents top 10 strongest organizations in average biennial absolute expenditure growth during the last 4 biennia over the biennium 2002-2003 base. UNPKO leads the group with an average biennial increase of USD 2.8 billion; FAO, UNRWA and UNFPA close the group with an average biennial absolute increase in the range of USD 237-263 million.

Total Expenditure Trend 2002-2009

2.1 UN System Expenditures: Bienna 2002/03 - 2008/09

Million US$

The graph shows a general expenditure increase trend in the United Nations System organizations, accounting for growth from USD 38.4 billion in the biennium 2002-2003 to USD 69.8 billion in the biennium 2008-2009 representing the average increase rate of 22% per biennium.