Congo - Subsidies and other transfers

Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU)

The value for Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU) in Congo was 226,965,000,000 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 7 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 423,854,000,000 in 2005 and a minimum value of 20,524,750,000 in 2003.

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
2001 80,882,660,000
2002 118,593,000,000
2003 20,524,750,000
2004 347,009,000,000
2005 423,854,000,000
2006 264,351,000,000
2007 262,470,000,000
2008 226,965,000,000

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense)

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense) in Congo was 26.28 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 7 years was 53.25 in 2005, while its lowest value was 4.99 in 2003.

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
2001 16.70
2002 20.09
2003 4.99
2004 45.89
2005 53.25
2006 32.33
2007 30.82
2008 26.28

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance