Brazil's nominal budget gap decreased significantly to BRL 39.2 billion in September 2018 from BRL 53.3 billion in the corresponding month of the previous year and well below market expectations of a BRL 61.8 billion gap. However, the primary budget deficit widened slightly to BRL 24.6 billion from BRL 21.3 billion a year ago, as central government posted a budget gap of BRL 24.3 billion and regional governments registered a deficit of BRL 0.8 billion. On the other hand, state-owned companies recorded a surplus of BRL 0.5 billion. In the January to September period of 2018, the nominal budget shortfall narrowed to BRL 362.7 billion, or 7.12 percent of GDP, from BRL 385.2 billion, or 7.93 percent of GDP, in the same period of 2017. Government Budget Value in Brazil averaged -15237.02 BRL Million from 1998 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 18626.11 BRL Million in January of 2018 and a record low of -123821.44 BRL Million in December of 2015.

Brazil Government Budget Value
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-08-31 01:30 PM Nominal Budget Balance BRL -29.2B BRL -57.9B BRL-46.1B BRL -54B
2018-09-28 01:30 PM Nominal Budget Balance BRL -76.9B BRL -29.2B BRL-46.1B BRL -48B
2018-10-29 01:30 PM Nominal Budget Balance BRL -39.2B BRL -76.9B BRL-61.8B BRL -50B
2018-11-30 12:30 PM Nominal Budget Balance BRL -39.2B BRL -30B
2018-12-28 01:30 PM Nominal Budget Balance BRL -25B

Brazil Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 74.04 69.95 74.04 51.27 percent [+]
Government Budget -7.80 -9.00 -2.00 -10.20 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value -39173.00 -76928.00 18626.11 -123821.44 BRL Million [+]
Government Spending 119639.00 112192.85 169789.04 9016.42 BRL Million [+]
Government Revenues 110660.00 109750.00 155619.49 12715.40 BRL Million [+]
Military Expenditure 25751.34 24224.75 26125.26 1714.61 USD Million [+]
Credit Rating 34.34 [+]
Government Debt 5246734.28 5223985.95 5246734.28 1336644.90 BRL Million [+]

Brazil Government Budget Value

In Brazil, government budget value refers to the nominal budget balance, which comprises the central government, regional governments and public enterprises and also includes debt servicing costs and the nominal interest of the federal government. This page provides the latest reported value for - Brazil Government Budget Value - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Brazil Government Budget Value - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-39173.00 -76928.00 18626.11 -123821.44 1998 - 2018 BRL Million Monthly
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