Ireland - Subsidies and other transfers

Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU)

The value for Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU) in Ireland was 34,926,460,000 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 17 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 35,966,730,000 in 2010 and a minimum value of 7,594,470,000 in 1998.

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 8,067,522,000
1996 8,558,555,000
1997 9,195,253,000
1998 7,594,470,000
1999 7,765,420,000
2000 8,229,750,000
2001 9,622,079,000
2002 10,985,840,000
2003 11,869,200,000
2004 12,800,960,000
2005 17,796,670,000
2006 19,490,080,000
2007 22,267,490,000
2008 24,276,340,000
2009 26,757,610,000
2010 35,966,730,000
2011 35,132,950,000
2012 34,926,460,000

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense)

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense) in Ireland was 53.64 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 17 years was 53.64 in 2012, while its lowest value was 27.82 in 2001.

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 31.65
1996 32.18
1997 31.90
1998 31.02
1999 27.92
2000 28.02
2001 27.82
2002 28.33
2003 28.45
2004 28.56
2005 35.51
2006 35.37
2007 36.18
2008 35.85
2009 36.78
2010 36.61
2011 49.18
2012 53.64

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance