Government Budget in Nigeria increased to -3.80 percent of GDP in 2020 from -4.20 percent of GDP in 2019. source: Central Bank of Nigeria

Government Budget in Nigeria averaged -2.37 percent of GDP from 1981 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 0.80 percent of GDP in 1996 and a record low of -6 percent of GDP in 1991. This page provides - Nigeria Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Nigeria Government Budget - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on January of 2022.

Government Budget in Nigeria is expected to reach -4.00 percent of GDP by the end of 2021, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Nigeria Government Budget is projected to trend around -3.70 percent of GDP in 2022 and -3.50 percent of GDP in 2023, according to our econometric models.

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Nigeria Government Budget

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Government Budget -3.80 -4.20 percent of GDP Dec/20
Government Revenues 903.52 997.49 NGN Billion Dec/20
Government Budget Value -1483.93 -1544.48 NGN Billion Dec/20
Fiscal Expenditure 2387.46 2541.97 NGN Billion Dec/20
Nigeria 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.