Swaziland recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 8.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017. Government Budget in Swaziland averaged -2.54 percent of GDP from 1999 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 10.10 percent of GDP in 2006 and a record low of -12.30 percent of GDP in 2016.

Government Budget in Swaziland is expected to be -8.30 percent of GDP by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Swaziland Government Budget is projected to trend around -5.80 percent of GDP in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Swaziland Government Budget
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Swaziland Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 9.95 9.36 26.16 6.79 percent [+]
Government Budget -8.20 -12.30 10.10 -12.30 percent of GDP [+]
Government Revenues 18858111.00 17265490.00 18858111.00 5499067.00 SZL Thousand [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 21831689.00 21596138.00 21831689.00 5828946.00 SZL Thousand [+]
Military Expenditure 83.70 88.70 88.70 13.90 USD Million [+]
Credit Rating 15.00 [+]
Government Budget Value -2973578.00 -4330648.00 1957737.00 -6502412.00 SZL Thousand [+]

Swaziland 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 - Swaziland Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Swaziland Government Budget - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-8.20 -12.30 10.10 -12.30 1999 - 2017 percent of GDP Yearly

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Canada -0.70 Dec/18
China -4.20 Dec/18
Euro Area -0.50 Dec/18
France -2.50 Dec/18
Germany 1.70 Dec/18
India -3.42 Dec/18
Indonesia -1.76 Dec/18
Italy -2.10 Dec/18
Japan -3.80 Dec/18
Mexico -2.00 Dec/18
Netherlands 1.50 Dec/18
Russia 2.70 Dec/18
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Singapore 0.40 Dec/18
South Africa -4.40 Dec/18
South Korea -1.60 Dec/18
Spain -2.50 Dec/18
Switzerland 1.30 Dec/18
Turkey -2.00 Dec/18
United Kingdom -2.00 Dec/18
United States -3.80 Dec/18