Seychelles Government Budget

Seychelles recorded a Government Budget surplus equal to 1 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Government Budget in Seychelles is reported by the Central Bank of Seychelles. Government Budget in Seychelles averaged -3.15 Percent of GDP from 1993 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 10.59 Percent of GDP in 2003 and a record low of -14.96 Percent of GDP in 1998. 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 - Seychelles Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
1.00 2.50 10.59 -14.96 0.78 | 2014/06 1993 - 2013 Percent of GDP Yearly

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Seychelles Government Budget
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Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Credit Rating 30.00 [+]
Government Debt To GDP 69.00 2013-12-31 76.00 87.00 49.00 73.32 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
Government Budget 1.00 2013-12-31 2.50 10.59 -14.96 0.78 2014-06-30 Percent of GDP [+]
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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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Seychelles Exports at 131.00 USD Million  
Exports in Seychelles decreased to 131 USD Million in the third quarter of 2013 from 144 USD Million in the second quarter of 2013. Exports in Seychelles is reported by the Central Bank of Seychelles.
Seychelles GDP Annual Growth Rate at 3.50 Percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Seychelles expanded 4 percent in 2012 from the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Seychelles is reported by the Central Bank of Seychelles.
Seychelles Balance of Trade at -134.00 USD Million  
Seychelles recorded a trade deficit of 134 USD Million in the third quarter of 2013. Balance of Trade in Seychelles is reported by the Central Bank of Seychelles.
Seychelles Imports at 265.00 USD Million  
Imports in Seychelles increased to 265 USD Million in the third quarter of 2013 from 232 USD Million in the second quarter of 2013. Imports in Seychelles is reported by the Central Bank of Seychelles.
Seychelles Government Debt To GDP at 69.00 Percent  
Seychelles recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 69 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Government Debt To GDP in Seychelles is reported by the Central Bank of Seychelles.
Seychelles Government Budget at 1.00 Percent of GDP  
Seychelles recorded a Government Budget surplus equal to 1 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Government Budget in Seychelles is reported by the Central Bank of Seychelles.
Seychelles Unemployment Rate at 1.00 Percent  
Unemployment Rate in Seychelles decreased to 1 percent in 2013 from 2.20 percent in 2012. Unemployment Rate in Seychelles is reported by the Central Bank of Seychelles.
Seychelles Population at 0.09 Million  
The total population in Seychelles was last recorded at 0.1 million people in 2012 from 0.0 million in 1960, changing 125 percent during the last 50 years. Population in Seychelles is reported by the World Bank.
Seychelles Average Prime Lending Rate at 9.64 Percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Seychelles was last recorded at 9.64 percent. Interest Rate in Seychelles is reported by the Central Bank of Seychelles.
Seychelles Current Account to GDP at -19.00 Percent  
Seychelles recorded a Current Account deficit of 19 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Seychelles is reported by the Central Bank of Seychelles.
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