Ghana Government Budget 2004-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Ghana recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 10.10 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Government Budget in Ghana averaged -8.35 Percent of GDP from 2004 until 2013, reaching an all time high of -0.40 Percent of GDP in 2004 and a record low of -24.20 Percent of GDP in 2008. Government Budget in Ghana is reported by the Bank of Ghana.

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Ghana Government Budget


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-10.10 -11.80 -0.40 -24.20 2004 - 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 - Ghana Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Ghana Government Budget - was last refreshed on Monday, December 22, 2014.

Ghana Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Budget -10.10 -11.80 -0.40 -24.20 percent of GDP [+]
Government Debt to GDP 44.90 43.40 125.40 26.20 percent [+]
Credit Rating 32.50 [+]
Government Spending 2215.09 2001.68 26277.16 836.07 GHS Million [+]


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 [+]