Australia Government Budget 1979-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Australia recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 1.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Government Budget in Australia averaged -0.83 Percent of GDP from 1979 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 2 Percent of GDP in 2000 and a record low of -4.20 Percent of GDP in 2010. Government Budget in Australia is reported by the Australian Government, ADB.

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Australia Government Budget


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-1.20 -2.90 2.00 -4.20 1979 - 2013 percent of GDP Yearly
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 - Australia Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Australia Government Budget - was last refreshed on Thursday, December 18, 2014.

Australia Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Budget -1.20 -2.90 2.00 -4.20 percent of GDP [+]
Government Debt to GDP 20.48 27.16 31.70 9.70 percent [+]
Government Budget Value -3138.00 -5933.00 13995.00 -13933.00 AUD Million [+]
Government Spending 69973.00 69399.00 69973.00 8641.00 AUD Million [+]
Credit Rating 96.54 [+]


Government Budget Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia -1.20 Jun/13 -2.90 2.00 -4.20 percent of GDP [+]
Brazil 1.90 Dec/13 1.80 2.80 0.80 percent of GDP [+]
Canada -1.00 Jun/13 -1.50 5.10 -8.30 percent of GDP [+]
China -2.10 Dec/13 -1.50 0.58 -3.05 percent of GDP [+]
Euro Area -2.90 Dec/13 -3.60 0.00 -6.40 percent of GDP [+]
France -4.10 Dec/13 -4.90 -1.50 -7.50 percent of GDP [+]
Germany 0.10 Dec/13 0.10 1.30 -4.10 percent of GDP [+]
India -4.50 Mar/14 -4.90 -2.04 -7.80 percent of GDP [+]
Indonesia -2.30 Dec/13 -1.90 3.02 -2.50 percent of GDP [+]
Italy -2.80 Dec/13 -3.00 -0.80 -7.40 percent of GDP [+]
Japan -7.60 Dec/13 -9.20 2.58 -9.20 percent of GDP [+]
Mexico -2.30 Dec/13 -2.60 3.30 -2.80 percent of GDP [+]
Netherlands -2.30 Dec/13 -4.10 2.00 -5.60 percent of GDP [+]
Russia -0.50 Dec/13 -0.02 9.88 -7.90 percent of GDP [+]
South Korea -1.50 Dec/13 -1.30 3.47 -4.10 percent of GDP [+]
Spain -6.80 Dec/13 -10.30 2.00 -11.10 percent of GDP [+]
Switzerland 0.00 Dec/13 0.00 2.40 -3.60 percent of GDP [+]
Turkey -1.20 Dec/13 -2.80 0.80 -33.00 percent of GDP [+]
United Kingdom -5.80 Dec/13 -6.10 3.60 -11.40 percent of GDP [+]
United States -2.80 Sep/14 -4.10 4.60 -12.10 percent of GDP [+]