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 73,912,510,000 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 6 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 99,605,890,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 44,400,380,000 in 2004.

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
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

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense)

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense) in Dominican Republic was 26.23 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 6 years was 38.93 in 2008, while its lowest value was 26.23 in 2010.

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
2004 35.58
2005 33.34
2006 32.03
2007 29.53
2008 38.93
2009 28.16
2010 26.23

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance