Lebanon Government Budget

Lebanon recorded a Government Budget surplus equal to 6.21 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Government Budget in Lebanon is reported by the Ministry Of Finance, Republic of Lebanon. Government Budget in Lebanon averaged -3.01 Percent of GDP from 1999 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 29.48 Percent of GDP in 2010 and a record low of -57.97 Percent of GDP in 2000. 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 - Lebanon Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
6.21 -14.92 29.48 -57.97 8.98 | 2014/06 1999 - 2013 Percent of GDP Yearly

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Lebanon Government Budget
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Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Government Budget Value -207397.00 2013-12-15 -190177.00 560726.00 -771372.00 12841.06 2014-01-31 LBP Million [+]
Government Debt To GDP 145.90 2013-12-31 139.50 175.05 133.99 148.25 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
Government Spending 8069880.00 2012-06-29 6760020.00 12385857.00 1253893.16 8169563.14 2012-12-31 LBP Million [+]
Government Budget 6.21 2013-12-31 -14.92 29.48 -57.97 8.98 2014-06-30 Percent of GDP [+]
Credit Rating 31.25 [+]
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Government Budget | Notes
A government budget is a legal document that forecasts the government expenditures and revenues for a specific period of time. The period covered by a budget is usually a year, known as a financial or fiscal year, which may or may not correspond with the calendar year. A government budget is often passed by the legislature, and approved by the chief executive or president.


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Lebanon Government Budget Value at -207397.00 LBP Million  
Lebanon recorded a government budget deficit of 207397 LBP Million in December of 2013. Government Budget Value in Lebanon is reported by the Ministry Of Finance, Republic of Lebanon.
Lebanon Government Spending at 8069880.00 LBP Million  
Government Spending in Lebanon increased to 8069880 LBP Million in 2012 from 6760020 LBP Million in 2011. Government Spending in Lebanon is reported by the SESRIC.
Lebanon Imports at 1732.00 USD Million  
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