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

14, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Ghana › Change country
Economic Indicator: Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) › See all Ghana 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: Cedi
Currency Symbol: GHC

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 Start/end months of reporting year: January/December GFS Manual used: Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 2001 Basis of recording: Cash General government includes: Central Government; Valuation of public debt: Face value Primary domestic currency: Ghanaian cedi Data last updated: 03/2016

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

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Ghana is GHC -6.739 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 Ghana was GHC -14.02 Billions Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Ghana in 2015 was or will be 51.93% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Ghana was or will be GHC -6.04 Billions, which is 10.33% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Ghana, in other Years
Year Billions
  2021 -5.049
  2020 -7.522
  2019 -5.773
  2018 -5.796
  2017 -2.999
  2016 -6.043
2015 -6.739
  2014 -14.018
  2013 -11.65
  2012 -8.517
  2011 -4.385
  2010 -4.314
  2009 -2.566
  2008 -2.548
  2007 -1.247
  2006 -0.881
  2005 -0.448
  2004 -0.396
  2003 -0.325
  2002 -0.329
  2001 -0.354
  2000 -0.268
  1999 -0.288
  1998 -0.226
  1997 -0.214
  1996 -0.153
  1995 -0.085
  1994 -0.064
  1993 -0.051
  1992 -0.035
  1991 -0.01
  1990 -0.01
  1989 -0.003
  1988 -0.003
  1987 -0.002
  1986 -0.002
  1985 -0.001
  1984 -0.001
  1983 --
  1982 --
  1981 -0.001
  1980 -0.001