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

21, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Botswana › Change country
Economic Indicator: Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) › See all Botswana 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: Pula
Currency Symbol: BWP

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: 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

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

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Botswana is BWP -2.187 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 Botswana was BWP 3.47 Billions Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Botswana in 2015 was or will be 163.06% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Botswana was or will be BWP -1.15 Billions, which is 47.46% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Botswana, in other Years
Year Billions
  2021 10.134
  2020 6.308
  2019 4.573
  2018 -2.709
  2017 -5.008
  2016 -1.149
2015 -2.187
  2014 3.468
  2013 6.914
  2012 0.912
  2011 -0.155
  2010 -7.2
  2009 -10.466
  2008 -5.594
  2007 3.822
  2006 7.919
  2005 5.376
  2004 0.575
  2003 -0.085
  2002 -1.39
  2001 -0.961
  2000 2.583
  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