Ireland - Subsidies and other transfers

Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU)

The value for Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU) in Ireland was 28,079,310,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 16 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 28,079,310,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of 6,644,500,000 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 6,644,500,000
1996 7,046,030,000
1997 7,570,590,000
1998 7,948,100,000
1999 8,161,620,000
2000 8,687,460,000
2001 10,138,240,000
2002 11,530,410,000
2003 12,422,120,000
2004 13,392,030,000
2005 18,593,690,000
2006 20,406,170,000
2007 23,242,810,000
2008 25,282,620,000
2009 27,751,210,000
2010 27,764,960,000
2011 28,079,310,000

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense)

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense) in Ireland was 39.20 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 39.20 in 2011, while its lowest value was 28.25 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
1995 33.10
1996 33.64
1997 33.35
1998 32.47
1999 29.34
2000 29.58
2001 29.31
2002 29.74
2003 29.78
2004 29.88
2005 37.10
2006 37.03
2007 37.76
2008 37.34
2009 38.15
2010 28.25
2011 39.20

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance