Australia Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) Statistics

26, Mar 2019, EDT.

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Economic Indicator: Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) › See all Australia indicators, › See Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Australian Dollar
Currency Symbol: AUD

Net lending (+)/ borrowing (?) is calculated as revenue minus total expenditure. This is a core GFS balance that measures the extent to which general government is either putting financial resources at the disposal of other sectors in the economy and nonresidents (net lending), or utilizing the financial resources generated by other sectors and nonresidents (net borrowing). This balance may be viewed as an indicator of the financial impact of general government activity on the rest of the economy and nonresidents (GFSM 2001, paragraph 4.17). Note: Net lending (+)/borrowing (?) is also equal to net acquisition of financial assets minus net incurrence of liabilities. Source: Ministry of Finance or Treasury. Treasury Department Latest actual data: 2014/15. Final Budget Outcome Notes: Social Benefits series comprises social security and welfare spending for which we do not have comparable data prior to 2004. Fiscal assumptions: Fiscal projections are based on Australian Bureau of Statistics data, the 2015?16 mid-year economic and fiscal outlook, and IMF staff estimates. Start/end months of reporting year: January/December. July/June by authorities, and Jan/Dec by staff GFS Manual used: Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 2001 Basis of recording: Accrual General government includes: Central Government;State Government;Local Government;Other;. Other includes Territory governments Valuation of public debt: Nominal value Primary domestic currency: Au

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) Statistics for Australia , Year 2015 - In Detail

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Australia is AUD -45.143 Billions. Net lending (+)/ borrowing (?) is calculated as revenue minus total expenditure. This is a core GFS balance that measures the extent to which general government is either putting financial resources at the disposal of other sectors in the economy and nonresidents (net lending), or utilizing the financial resources generated by other sectors and nonresidents (net borrowing). This balance may be viewed as an indicator of the financial impact of general government activity on the rest of the economy and nonresidents (GFSM 2001, paragraph 4.17). Note: Net lending (+)/borrowing (?) is also equal to net acquisition of financial assets minus net incurrence of liabilities.

In the previous year, 2014, Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Australia was AUD -46.22 Billions Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Australia in 2015 was or will be 2.33% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Australia was or will be AUD -41.17 Billions, which is 8.81% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Australia, in other Years
Year Billions
  2021 1.624
  2020 -1.263
  2019 -3.863
  2018 -9.997
  2017 -26.755
  2016 -41.165
2015 -45.143
  2014 -46.22
  2013 -43.546
  2012 -52.3
  2011 -65.083
  2010 -69.323
  2009 -57.382
  2008 -13.598
  2007 16.705
  2006 18.422
  2005 16.457
  2004 11.833
  2003 7.873
  2002 1.117
  2001 -0.268
  2000 12.693
  1999 8.164
  1998 2.065
  1997 0.359
  1996 -4.817
  1995 -10.395
  1994 -15.559
  1993 -18.859
  1992 -18.028
  1991 -9.28
  1990 1.18
  1989 5.55
  1988 3.446
  1987 n/a
  1986 n/a
  1985 n/a
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a