Dominican Republic - Subsidies and other transfers

Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU)

The value for Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU) in Dominican Republic was 80,592,080,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 18 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 99,605,890,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 1,858,300,000 in 1994.

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
1993 2,185,900,000
1994 1,858,300,000
1995 3,112,400,000
1996 4,982,300,000
1997 8,288,900,000
1998 8,544,000,000
1999 9,896,600,000
2000 7,554,600,000
2001 10,738,710,000
2002 9,174,868,000
2003 10,405,670,000
2004 44,400,380,000
2005 49,116,530,000
2006 55,595,810,000
2007 58,519,890,000
2008 99,605,890,000
2009 73,783,210,000
2010 73,912,510,000
2011 80,592,080,000

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense)

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense) in Dominican Republic was 26.65 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 38.93 in 2008, while its lowest value was 12.61 in 1994.

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
1993 15.63
1994 12.61
1995 18.83
1996 26.20
1997 28.87
1998 26.30
1999 26.27
2000 17.48
2001 20.65
2002 15.49
2003 15.45
2004 35.58
2005 33.34
2006 32.03
2007 29.53
2008 38.93
2009 28.16
2010 26.84
2011 26.65

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance