Bahrain recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 13.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017. Government Budget in Bahrain averaged -3.90 percent of GDP from 2000 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 5.10 percent of GDP in 2005 and a record low of -18.40 percent of GDP in 2015.

Government Budget in Bahrain is expected to be -11.00 percent of GDP by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Bahrain Government Budget is projected to trend around -6.00 percent of GDP in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Bahrain Government Budget
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Bahrain Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 90.60 82.10 90.60 5.90 percent [+]
Government Budget -13.20 -17.70 5.10 -18.40 percent of GDP [+]
Government Spending 1833.00 1844.00 1844.00 579.00 BHD Million [+]
Government Debt 11501.00 10662.00 11501.00 520.00 BHD Million [+]
Military Expenditure 1384.03 1505.53 1544.40 53.39 USD Million [+]
Credit Rating 60.00 [+]
Government Budget Value -1505.10 -1517.25 547.30 -1517.25 BHD Million [+]
Government Revenues 2177.50 2042.15 3089.50 980.90 BHD Million [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 3682.50 3559.40 3682.50 787.00 BHD Million [+]

Bahrain Government Budget

Government Budget is an itemized accounting of the payments received by government (taxes and other fees) and the payments made by government (purchases and transfer payments). A budget deficit occurs when an government spends more money than it takes in. The opposite of a budget deficit is a budget surplus. This page provides - Bahrain Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Bahrain Government Budget - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-13.20 -17.70 5.10 -18.40 2000 - 2017 percent of GDP Yearly

Country Last Previous
Argentina -3.90 Dec/17
Australia -1.90 Dec/17
Brazil -7.80 Dec/17
Canada -0.90 Dec/17
China -3.50 Dec/17
Euro Area -0.90 Dec/17
France -2.60 Dec/17
Germany 1.30 Dec/17
India -3.53 Dec/17
Indonesia -2.50 Dec/17
Italy -2.30 Dec/17
Japan -4.50 Dec/17
Mexico -2.90 Dec/17
Netherlands 1.10 Dec/17
Russia -1.50 Dec/17
Saudi Arabia -8.90 Dec/17
Singapore 0.30 Dec/17
South Africa -4.60 Dec/17
South Korea -2.00 Dec/17
Spain -3.10 Dec/17
Switzerland 1.20 Dec/17
Turkey -1.50 Dec/17
United Kingdom -2.30 Dec/17
United States -3.50 Dec/17