Laos (Lao People's Democratic Republic) Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) Statistics

18, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Laos (Lao People's Democratic Republic) › Change country
Economic Indicator: Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) › See all Laos 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: Kip
Currency Symbol: LAK

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: 2012/13 Start/end months of reporting year: October/September GFS Manual used: Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 2001 Basis of recording: Cash General government includes: Central Government Primary domestic currency: Lao kip Data last updated: 03/2016

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) Statistics for Laos (Lao People's Democratic Republic), Year 2015 - In Detail

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Laos is LAK -2,909.85 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 Laos was LAK -4,196.67 Billions Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Laos in 2015 was or will be 30.66% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Laos was or will be LAK -4,343.61 Billions, which is 49.27% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Laos, in other Years
Year Billions
  2021 -8,273.65
  2020 -7,650.84
  2019 -6,856.51
  2018 -5,949.93
  2017 -5,372.72
  2016 -4,343.61
2015 -2,909.85
  2014 -4,196.67
  2013 -4,514.33
  2012 -357.351
  2011 -1,081.36
  2010 -1,734.07
  2009 -1,957.82
  2008 -634.346
  2007 -1,058.32
  2006 -975.54
  2005 -1,238.28
  2004 -616.853
  2003 -1,218.64
  2002 -399.663
  2001 -951.514
  2000 -573.5
  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