Singapore General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) Statistics

19, Mar 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Singapore › Change country
Economic Indicator: General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) › See all Singapore 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: Singapore Dollar
Currency Symbol: SGD

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: 2013/14 Fiscal assumptions: For fiscal year 2014/15 and 2015/16, projections are based on budget numbers. For the remainder of the projection period, the IMF staff assumes unchanged policies. Start/end months of reporting year: April/March GFS Manual used: Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 2001 Basis of recording: Cash. Authorities use cash accounting. General government includes: Central Government;. There is no local government in Singapore and thus the general government only includes central government Valuation of public debt: Nominal value Primary domestic currency: Singapore dollar Data last updated: 03/2016

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

General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Singapore is SGD 4.268 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 Singapore was SGD 11.60 Billion General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Singapore in 2015 was or will be 63.21% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Singapore was or will be SGD 8.56 Billion, which is 100.63% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Singapore, in other Years
Year Billion
  2021 11.33
  2020 11.565
  2019 11.374
  2018 10.234
  2017 8.864
  2016 8.563
2015 4.268
  2014 11.602
  2013 19.276
  2012 26.573
  2011 27.114
  2010 19.833
  2009 0.388
  2008 17.973
  2007 30.918
  2006 16.046
  2005 16.865
  2004 11.839
  2003 11.209
  2002 8.092
  2001 6.983
  2000 13.733
  1999 8.307
  1998 3.691
  1997 12.763
  1996 11.472
  1995 15.446
  1994 16.328
  1993 16.216
  1992 12.076
  1991 7.808
  1990 7.881
  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