Zambia Government Budget

Zambia recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 6.70 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Government Budget in Zambia averaged -1.39 Percent of GDP from 1998 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 18.30 Percent of GDP in 2006 and a record low of -6.70 Percent of GDP in 2013. Government Budget in Zambia is reported by the Bank of Zambia.


Zambia Government Budget

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-6.70 -4.20 18.30 -6.70 1998 - 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 - Zambia Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.

Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Budget -6.70 -4.20 18.30 -6.70 Percent of GDP [+]
Government Debt to GDP 31.20 38.90 277.53 4.40 percent [+]
Credit Rating 35.00 [+]

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