United States (US, USA or America) Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) Statistics

25, May 2019, EDT.

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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: US Dollar
Currency Symbol: US$

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: BEA and IMF's Government Finance Statistics Yearbook (revenue, expenditure, and net lending); Flow of Funds (debt) Latest actual data: 2014 Notes: Revenue, expenditure, and net lending data are compiled according to the GFSM2001 methodology. Due to data limitations, most series begin 2001. Fiscal assumptions: Fiscal projections are based on the January 2016 Congressional Budget Office baseline adjusted for the IMF staff?s policy and macroeconomic assumptions. The baseline incorporates the key provisions of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, including a partial rollback of the Sequester spending cuts in fiscal year 2016. In fiscal years 2017 through 2021, the IMF staff assumes that the sequester cuts will continue to be partially replaced, in proportions similar to those already imp

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) Statistics for United States (US, USA or America), Year 2015 - In Detail

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for United States is US$ -667.321 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 United States was US$ -718.90 Billions Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for United States in 2015 was or will be 7.18% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for United States was or will be US$ -713.67 Billions, which is 6.94% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for United States, in other Years
Year Billions
  2021 -896.889
  2020 -829.346
  2019 -794.261
  2018 -707.212
  2017 -706.114
  2016 -713.666
2015 -667.321
  2014 -718.903
  2013 -732.764
  2012 -1,273.54
  2011 -1,488.00
  2010 -1,634.86
  2009 -1,896.01
  2008 -983.323
  2007 -414.029
  2006 -283.199
  2005 -409.814
  2004 -524.622
  2003 -545.653
  2002 -416.368
  2001 -61.616
  2000 n/a
  1999 n/a
  1998 n/a
  1997 n/a
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