Papua New Guinea - Interest payments

Interest payments (current LCU)

The value for Interest payments (current LCU) in Papua New Guinea was 530,716,000 as of 2002. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 530,716,000 in 2002 and a minimum value of 95,960,000 in 1991.

Definition: Interest payments include interest payments on government debt--including long-term bonds, long-term loans, and other debt instruments--to domestic and foreign residents.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files.

Year Value
1990 116,610,000
1991 95,960,000
1992 137,890,000
1993 157,030,000
1994 183,190,000
1995 299,640,000
1996 260,890,000
1997 293,360,000
1998 338,700,000
1999 384,050,000
2000 406,269,000
2001 419,577,000
2002 530,716,000

Interest payments (% of revenue)

Interest payments (% of revenue) in Papua New Guinea was 19.90 as of 2002. Its highest value over the past 12 years was 19.90 in 2002, while its lowest value was 7.91 in 1991.

Definition: Interest payments include interest payments on government debt--including long-term bonds, long-term loans, and other debt instruments--to domestic and foreign residents.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files.

See also:

Year Value
1990 11.68
1991 7.91
1992 12.35
1993 11.99
1994 12.97
1995 18.75
1996 14.23
1997 14.00
1998 16.86
1999 15.46
2000 14.70
2001 14.80
2002 19.90

Interest payments (% of expense)

Interest payments (% of expense) in Papua New Guinea was 20.61 as of 2002. Its highest value over the past 12 years was 20.61 in 2002, while its lowest value was 8.87 in 1991.

Definition: Interest payments include interest payments on government debt--including long-term bonds, long-term loans, and other debt instruments--to domestic and foreign residents.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files.

See also:

Year Value
1990 12.17
1991 8.87
1992 11.24
1993 10.76
1994 12.26
1995 19.71
1996 14.89
1997 15.19
1998 18.03
1999 14.83
2000 13.89
2001 14.99
2002 20.61

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance