Bulgaria - Subsidies and other transfers

Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU)

The value for Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU) in Bulgaria was 16,348,660,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 16,348,660,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of 12,987,000 in 1990.

Definition: Subsidies, grants, and other social benefits include all unrequited, nonrepayable transfers on current account to private and public enterprises; grants to foreign governments, international organizations, and other government units; and social security, social assistance benefits, and employer social benefits in cash and in kind.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files.

Year Value
1990 12,987,000
1991 27,214,000
1992 60,726,000
1993 68,892,000
1994 97,446,000
1995 133,050,000
1996 302,547,000
1997 2,098,094,000
1998 3,348,582,000
1999 3,638,308,000
2000 4,590,565,000
2001 5,211,193,000
2002 5,947,816,000
2003 6,618,446,000
2004 7,905,188,000
2005 8,527,238,000
2006 9,613,605,000
2007 10,569,070,000
2008 12,385,110,000
2009 13,868,400,000
2010 14,105,740,000
2011 16,348,660,000

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense)

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense) in Bulgaria was 68.90 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 76.47 in 1992, while its lowest value was 36.96 in 1996.

Definition: Subsidies, grants, and other social benefits include all unrequited, nonrepayable transfers on current account to private and public enterprises; grants to foreign governments, international organizations, and other government units; and social security, social assistance benefits, and employer social benefits in cash and in kind.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files.

See also:

Year Value
1990 53.46
1991 50.93
1992 76.47
1993 52.76
1994 42.41
1995 38.34
1996 36.96
1997 38.77
1998 50.29
1999 49.30
2000 53.10
2001 56.08
2002 56.47
2003 56.51
2004 58.88
2005 59.23
2006 61.48
2007 58.45
2008 60.05
2009 64.11
2010 64.84
2011 68.90

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance