Oman - Subsidies and other transfers

Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU)

The value for Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU) in Oman was 1,813,000,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,813,000,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of 80,400,000 in 2002.

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
1990 83,800,000
1991 167,000,000
1992 191,000,000
1993 173,800,000
1994 168,300,000
1995 142,900,000
1996 164,000,000
1997 133,000,000
1998 145,300,000
1999 195,000,000
2000 85,000,000
2001 89,100,000
2002 80,400,000
2003 114,800,000
2004 160,200,000
2005 263,700,000
2006 268,800,000
2007 283,000,000
2008 574,900,000
2009 345,300,000
2010 409,100,000
2011 1,813,000,000

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense)

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense) in Oman was 23.31 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 23.31 in 2011, while its lowest value was 3.36 in 2002.

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
1990 5.73
1991 12.07
1992 11.77
1993 10.78
1994 10.05
1995 8.32
1996 9.61
1997 7.96
1998 8.92
1999 11.37
2000 3.84
2001 3.81
2002 3.36
2003 4.50
2004 5.61
2005 8.03
2006 7.19
2007 6.77
2008 10.89
2009 7.29
2010 7.62
2011 23.31

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance