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

21, 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: Singapore Dollar
Currency Symbol: SGD

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: 2013/14 Fiscal assumptions: For fiscal year 2014/15 and 2015/16, projections are based on budget numbers. For the remainder of the projection period, the IMF staff assumes unchanged policies. Start/end months of reporting year: April/March GFS Manual used: Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 2001 Basis of recording: Cash. Authorities use cash accounting. General government includes: Central Government;. There is no local government in Singapore and thus the general government only includes central government Valuation of public debt: Nominal value Primary domestic currency: Singapore dollar Data last updated: 03/2016

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

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Singapore is SGD 4.608 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 Singapore was SGD 12.90 Billions Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Singapore in 2015 was or will be 64.28% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Singapore was or will be SGD 8.34 Billions, which is 80.88% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Singapore, in other Years
Year Billions
  2021 11.351
  2020 11.385
  2019 10.957
  2018 9.698
  2017 8.389
  2016 8.335
2015 4.608
  2014 12.902
  2013 21.147
  2012 28.553
  2011 29.795
  2010 21.726
  2009 -1.734
  2008 17.255
  2007 32.707
  2006 16.991
  2005 16.928
  2004 11.661
  2003 10.376
  2002 7.324
  2001 6.432
  2000 15.026
  1999 8.286
  1998 2.247
  1997 14.126
  1996 11.691
  1995 15.04
  1994 16.424
  1993 15.959
  1992 11.335
  1991 7.493
  1990 8.135
  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