South Africa Government Budget  1989-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

South Africa recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 3.90 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Government Budget in South Africa averaged -3.26 percent of GDP from 1989 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 1 percent of GDP in 2007 and a record low of -7.40 percent of GDP in 1992.

South Africa Government Budget
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South Africa Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 51.70 49.30 51.70 27.80 percent [+]
Government Budget -3.90 -4.10 1.00 -7.40 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value -3663.00 -14552.00 30427.00 -88333.00 ZAR Million [+]
Government Spending 633268.00 632065.00 634773.00 65991.00 ZAR Million [+]
Government Revenues 100827.00 103368.00 144778.00 36.00 ZAR Million [+]
Government Debt 63923.00 58798.00 63923.00 11594.00 USD Million [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 104490.00 117920.00 151611.00 46.00 ZAR Million [+]
Military Expenditure 3424.40 3460.20 5460.10 223.90 USD Million [+]
Credit Rating 48.59 [+]


South Africa 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 - South Africa Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. South Africa Government Budget - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-3.90 -4.10 1.00 -7.40 1989 - 2016 percent of GDP Yearly




government budget by Country
Country Last
Australia -2.40 Dec/16
Brazil -8.90 Dec/16
Canada -0.90 Dec/17
China -3.80 Dec/16
Euro Area -1.50 Dec/16
France -3.40 Dec/16
Germany 0.80 Dec/16
India -3.50 Dec/16
Indonesia -2.46 Dec/16
Italy -2.40 Dec/16
Japan -4.50 Dec/16
Mexico -2.60 Dec/16
Netherlands 0.40 Dec/16
Russia -3.40 Dec/16
South Korea -2.40 Dec/16
Spain -4.50 Dec/16
Switzerland 0.20 Dec/16
Turkey -1.10 Dec/16
United Kingdom -3.00 Dec/16
United States -3.50 Dec/17