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

17, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Samoa › Change country
Economic Indicator: Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) › See all Samoa 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: Tala
Currency Symbol: WST

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: 2014/15. Fiscal year used Start/end months of reporting year: July/June GFS Manual used: Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 2001 Basis of recording: Accrual General government includes: Central Government Primary domestic currency: Samoa tala Data last updated: 02/2016

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

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Samoa is WST -0.065 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 Samoa was WST -0.10 Billions Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Samoa in 2015 was or will be 34.34% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Samoa was or will be WST -0.04 Billions, which is 33.85% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Samoa, in other Years
Year Billions
  2021 -0.014
  2020 -0.014
  2019 -0.013
  2018 -0.012
  2017 -0.032
  2016 -0.043
2015 -0.065
  2014 -0.099
  2013 -0.07
  2012 -0.132
  2011 -0.093
  2010 -0.095
  2009 -0.06
  2008 -0.022
  2007 0.008
  2006 -0.006
  2005 0.003
  2004 -0.009
  2003 -0.006
  2002 -0.018
  2001 -0.018
  2000 -0.005
  1999 0.002
  1998 0.013
  1997 0.014
  1996 0.008
  1995 -0.035
  1994 -0.038
  1993 -0.067
  1992 -0.047
  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