Botswana General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) Statistics

23, Mar 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Botswana › Change country
Economic Indicator: General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) › See all Botswana indicators, › See General Government Structural Balance (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: Pula
Currency Symbol: BWP

Data are on a national income accounts basis. The structural budget position is defined as the actual budget deficit (or surplus) less the effects of cyclical deviations of output from potential output. Because of the margin of uncertainty that attaches to estimates of cyclical gaps and to tax and expenditure elasticities with respect to national income, indicators of structural budget positions should be interpreted as broad orders of magnitude. Source: Ministry of Finance or Treasury Latest actual data: 2011/12 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; Valuation of public debt: Nominal value Primary domestic currency: Botswana pula Data last updated: 03/2016

General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) Statistics for Botswana , Year 2015 - In Detail

General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Botswana is BWP -5.972 Billion. Data are on a national income accounts basis. The structural budget position is defined as the actual budget deficit (or surplus) less the effects of cyclical deviations of output from potential output. Because of the margin of uncertainty that attaches to estimates of cyclical gaps and to tax and expenditure elasticities with respect to national income, indicators of structural budget positions should be interpreted as broad orders of magnitude.

In the previous year, 2014, General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Botswana was BWP 2.92 Billion General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Botswana in 2015 was or will be 304.66% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Botswana was or will be BWP -5.38 Billion, which is 10.00% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Botswana, in other Years
Year Billion
  2021 9.387
  2020 5.524
  2019 3.828
  2018 -2.69
  2017 -3.68
  2016 -5.375
2015 -5.972
  2014 2.918
  2013 5.053
  2012 -0.365
  2011 -1.16
  2010 -3.718
  2009 -7.498
  2008 -5.756
  2007 2.064
  2006 4.713
  2005 4.453
  2004 2.437
  2003 1.42
  2002 0.025
  2001 0.272
  2000 0.776
  1999 n/a
  1998 n/a
  1997 n/a
  1996 n/a
  1995 n/a
  1994 n/a
  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