Laos Government Budget 2000-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Laos recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 12.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Government Budget in Laos averaged -7.13 Percent of GDP from 2000 until 2013, reaching an all time high of -4.71 Percent of GDP in 2002 and a record low of -12.40 Percent of GDP in 2013. Government Budget in Laos is reported by the Bank of the Lao PDR.


Laos Government Budget

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-12.40 -7.90 -4.71 -12.40 2000 - 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 - Laos Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Laos Government Budget - was last refreshed on Monday, October 20, 2014.

Laos Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Budget -12.40 -7.90 -4.71 -12.40 Percent of GDP [+]
Government Debt to GDP 62.03 33.43 81.70 33.43 Percent [+]
Credit Rating 15.00 [+]