South Africa Government Budget 1989-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

South Africa recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 4 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Government Budget in South Africa averaged -3.18 Percent of GDP from 1989 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 1 Percent of GDP in 2007 and a record low of -7.40 Percent of GDP in 1992. Government Budget in South Africa is reported by the National Treasury, South Africa.


South Africa Government Budget

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-4.00 -5.20 1.00 -7.40 1989 - 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 - South Africa Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - South Africa Government Budget - was last refreshed on Friday, November 21, 2014.

South Africa Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Budget -4.00 -5.20 1.00 -7.40 Percent of GDP [+]
Government Debt to GDP 46.10 42.50 46.10 27.80 Percent [+]
Government Budget Value -13858.00 -423.00 30427.00 -71492.00 ZAR Million [+]
Government Spending 430169.00 428503.00 430169.00 44897.00 ZAR Million [+]
Credit Rating 57.44 [+]