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

26, May 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Barbados › Change country
Economic Indicator: Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) › See all Barbados 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: Barbados Dollar
Currency Symbol: BBD

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 Latest actual data: 2014/15 Start/end months of reporting year: April/March GFS Manual used: Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 1986 Basis of recording: Cash General government includes: Central Government;Social Security Funds;Nonfinancial Public Corporation; Valuation of public debt: Current market value Primary domestic currency: Barbados dollar Data last updated: 02/2016

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

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Barbados is BBD -0.678 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 Barbados was BBD -0.70 Billions Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Barbados in 2015 was or will be 2.59% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Barbados was or will be BBD -0.58 Billions, which is 14.60% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Barbados, in other Years
Year Billions
  2021 -0.547
  2020 -0.518
  2019 -0.525
  2018 -0.53
  2017 -0.529
  2016 -0.579
2015 -0.678
  2014 -0.696
  2013 -1.024
  2012 -0.722
  2011 -0.314
  2010 -0.695
  2009 -0.582
  2008 -0.33
  2007 -0.274
  2006 -0.028
  2005 -0.26
  2004 -0.011
  2003 -0.133
  2002 -0.244
  2001 0.005
  2000 -0.197
  1999 0.06
  1998 -0.021
  1997 -0.153
  1996 -0.074
  1995 0.021
  1994 0.036
  1993 n/a
  1992 n/a
  1991 n/a
  1990 n/a
  1989 n/a
  1988 n/a
  1987 n/a
  1986 n/a
  1985 n/a
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a