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

14, Nov 2019, EST.

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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: Yen
Currency Symbol: JPY

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: Cabinet Office of Japan via Haver database. Latest actual data: 2014. Authorities release fiscal data with a 10 month delay. Fiscal assumptions: The projections include fiscal measures already announced by the government, including the consumption tax increase with a reduced rate in April 2017, earthquake reconstruction spending, and stimulus packages. Start/end months of reporting year: January/December GFS Manual used: Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 2001 Basis of recording: Accrual General government includes: Central Government;Local Government;Social Security Funds;. Government in Japan consists of 3 layers: central, prefectural, and municipal. The latter two government levels are covered under local government. There is no government at the state level in Japan. V

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

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Japan is JPY -26,141.74 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 Japan was JPY -29,978.80 Billions Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Japan in 2015 was or will be 12.80% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Japan was or will be JPY -24,563.90 Billions, which is 6.04% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Japan, in other Years
Year Billions
  2021 -17,776.69
  2020 -17,418.14
  2019 -17,414.38
  2018 -17,737.73
  2017 -20,090.77
  2016 -24,563.90
2015 -26,141.74
  2014 -29,978.80
  2013 -40,794.20
  2012 -41,622.80
  2011 -46,282.80
  2010 -44,875.30
  2009 -48,964.80
  2008 -20,600.40
  2007 -10,709.90
  2006 -18,495.50
  2005 -24,258.00
  2004 -29,954.30
  2003 -38,847.70
  2002 -38,464.80
  2001 -30,531.10
  2000 -39,838.00
  1999 -36,068.40
  1998 -24,768.40
  1997 -19,809.80
  1996 -25,110.10
  1995 -23,800.30
  1994 -19,198.70
  1993 -12,452.30
  1992 2,654.30
  1991 8,011.50
  1990 7,675.90
  1989 4,714.30
  1988 1,599.00
  1987 -1,576.90
  1986 -5,042.30
  1985 -4,951.70
  1984 -8,688.20
  1983 -12,235.30
  1982 -11,361.60
  1981 -11,193.40
  1980 -11,891.60