Estonia - Subsidies and other transfers

Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU)

The value for Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU) in Estonia was 2,266,200,000 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 17 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,585,700,000 in 2007 and a minimum value of 452,800,000 in 1995.

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
1995 452,800,000
1996 751,100,000
1997 701,800,000
1998 844,300,000
1999 917,600,000
2000 936,600,000
2001 1,100,500,000
2002 1,229,700,000
2003 1,346,800,000
2004 1,566,300,000
2005 1,773,800,000
2006 2,166,900,000
2007 2,585,700,000
2008 2,026,400,000
2009 2,233,100,000
2010 2,177,700,000
2011 2,199,100,000
2012 2,266,200,000

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense)

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense) in Estonia was 41.61 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 17 years was 60.87 in 2006, while its lowest value was 40.51 in 2008.

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
1995 49.93
1996 58.11
1997 52.69
1998 53.99
1999 52.47
2000 51.56
2001 56.92
2002 57.32
2003 56.13
2004 58.94
2005 59.31
2006 60.87
2007 60.82
2008 40.51
2009 44.29
2010 43.71
2011 42.98
2012 41.61

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance