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

21, Mar 2019, EDT.

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Economic Indicator: Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) › See all Lebanon 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: Lebanese Pound
Currency Symbol: LBP

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 Fiscal assumptions: Revenue projections are made based on the macroeconomic assumptions and revenue buoyancy of various taxes (as measures by elasticity measures and staff's understanding of the authorities' tax policy measures). On the spending side, projections reflect the authorities' projections, with a few deviations to take into account key macroeconomic assumptions (e.g., WEO oil price for subsidies to the electricity company). Monetary projections are based on key assumptions on deposits growth, dollarization and credit to private sector. Start/end months of reporting year: January/December GFS Manual used: Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 2001. GFSM 2001 has been adopted but should be refined. Budgetary ex

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

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Lebanon is LBP -6,882.65 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 Lebanon was LBP -4,507.46 Billions Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Lebanon in 2015 was or will be 52.69% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Lebanon was or will be LBP -6,199.82 Billions, which is 9.92% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Lebanon, in other Years
Year Billions
  2021 -10,764.52
  2020 -9,787.26
  2019 -8,823.45
  2018 -7,687.35
  2017 -6,829.62
  2016 -6,199.82
2015 -6,882.65
  2014 -4,507.46
  2013 -6,235.46
  2012 -5,596.69
  2011 -3,578.27
  2010 -4,326.92
  2009 -4,321.32
  2008 -4,326.54
  2007 -4,090.16
  2006 -3,509.94
  2005 -2,778.19
  2004 -3,136.31
  2003 -4,102.85
  2002 -4,596.95
  2001 -5,502.56
  2000 -6,143.07
  1999 -4,329.00
  1998 -4,466.65
  1997 -5,871.41
  1996 -5,175.29
  1995 -2,426.42
  1994 -4,396.28
  1993 -930.399
  1992 -2,247.07
  1991 -794.977
  1990 -587.2
  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