Chile - Subsidies and other transfers

Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU)

The value for Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU) in Chile was 11,703,800,000,000 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 10 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 11,703,800,000,000 in 2012 and a minimum value of 5,289,160,000,000 in 2002.

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
2002 5,289,160,000,000
2003 5,529,360,000,000
2004 5,851,780,000,000
2005 6,375,000,000,000
2006 7,037,000,000,000
2007 7,910,540,000,000
2008 9,538,810,000,000
2009 9,928,020,000,000
2010 10,236,200,000,000
2011 10,532,700,000,000
2012 11,703,800,000,000

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense)

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense) in Chile was 44.45 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 10 years was 54.76 in 2008, while its lowest value was 43.35 in 2011.

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
2002 54.36
2003 54.06
2004 53.22
2005 53.07
2006 53.19
2007 53.45
2008 54.76
2009 47.96
2010 44.77
2011 43.35
2012 44.45

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance