Hong Kong (Hong Kong SAR (Special Administrative Region)) Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) Statistics

22, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Hong Kong (Hong Kong SAR (Special Administrative Region)) › Change country
Economic Indicator: Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) › See all Hong Kong 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: Hong Kong Dollar
Currency Symbol: HKD

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: National Statistics Office. Data retrieved from CEIC Latest actual data: 2014/15 Fiscal assumptions: Projections are based on the authorities? medium-term fiscal projections on expenditures. Start/end months of reporting year: April/March 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: Hong Kong dollar Data last updated: 03/2016

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) Statistics for Hong Kong (Hong Kong SAR (Special Administrative Region)), Year 2015 - In Detail

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Hong Kong is HKD 35.289 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 Hong Kong was HKD 82.49 Billions Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Hong Kong in 2015 was or will be 57.22% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Hong Kong was or will be HKD 36.44 Billions, which is 3.26% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Hong Kong, in other Years
Year Billions
  2021 66.384
  2020 63.126
  2019 36.489
  2018 25.811
  2017 40.023
  2016 36.438
2015 35.289
  2014 82.485
  2013 21.803
  2012 64.825
  2011 73.686
  2010 75.121
  2009 29.417
  2008 1.45
  2007 123.65
  2006 58.602
  2005 13.964
  2004 21.356
  2003 -40.128
  2002 -61.688
  2001 -63.331
  2000 -7.833
  1999 9.952
  1998 -23.241
  1997 86.866
  1996 25.909
  1995 -3.317
  1994 10.8
  1993 19.2
  1992 21.968
  1991 22.509
  1990 3.968
  1989 11.062
  1988 16.066
  1987 12.502
  1986 5.896
  1985 2.85
  1984 2.413
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a