Saudi Arabia Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) Statistics

15, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Saudi Arabia › Change country
Economic Indicator: Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) › See all Saudi Arabia 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: Saudi Riyal
Currency Symbol: SAR

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: 2015 Fiscal assumptions: IMF staff projections of oil revenues are based on WEO baseline oil prices. On the expenditure side, wage bill estimates incorporate 13th-month pay awards every three years in accordance with the lunar calendar. Expenditure projections take the 2016 budget as a starting point and assume that, to adjust to lower oil prices, capital spending continues to fall as a percentage of GDP over the medium term. Start/end months of reporting year: January/December GFS Manual used: Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 1986 Basis of recording: Cash General government includes: Central Government;. The country team submits Central Government data, not General Government. Valuation of public debt: Nominal value Pr

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

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Saudi Arabia is SAR -398.607 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 Saudi Arabia was SAR -96.14 Billions Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Saudi Arabia in 2015 was or will be 314.62% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Saudi Arabia was or will be SAR -314.12 Billions, which is 21.20% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Saudi Arabia, in other Years
Year Billions
  2021 -322.533
  2020 -263.936
  2019 -248.55
  2018 -289.225
  2017 -292.218
  2016 -314.121
2015 -398.607
  2014 -96.139
  2013 161.627
  2012 330.293
  2011 280.292
  2010 70.631
  2009 -86.626
  2008 580.91
  2007 183.686
  2006 293.913
  2005 221.378
  2004 94.291
  2003 9.7
  2002 -42
  2001 -26.971
  2000 22.629
  1999 -36.334
  1998 -48.85
  1997 -15.574
  1996 -19.292
  1995 -27.5
  1994 -42.076
  1993 -46.445
  1992 -41.693
  1991 -16.248
  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