Bhutan recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 4.10 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017. Government Budget in Bhutan averaged -3.34 percent of GDP from 2002 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 4.10 percent of GDP in 2014 and a record low of -12.80 percent of GDP in 2002.

Government Budget in Bhutan is expected to be -2.40 percent of GDP by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Bhutan Government Budget is projected to trend around -0.30 percent of GDP in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Bhutan Government Budget
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Bhutan Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 108.64 118.60 118.60 36.90 percent [+]
Government Budget -4.10 -1.20 4.10 -12.80 percent of GDP [+]
Credit Rating 40.00 [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 54380.40 43603.00 54380.40 9945.30 BTN Million [+]
Government Budget Value -6490.40 -1563.70 4296.30 -6490.40 BTN Million [+]
Government Revenues 47890.10 42039.30 47890.10 7054.30 BTN Million [+]

Bhutan 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 - Bhutan Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Bhutan Government Budget - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-4.10 -1.20 4.10 -12.80 2002 - 2017 percent of GDP Yearly

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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