Portugal - Subsidies and other transfers

Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU)

The value for Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU) in Portugal was 40,511,620,000 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 17 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 41,921,360,000 in 2010 and a minimum value of 13,021,760,000 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 13,021,760,000
1996 14,399,700,000
1997 15,338,500,000
1998 17,739,690,000
1999 19,216,150,000
2000 20,559,050,000
2001 22,583,820,000
2002 24,224,800,000
2003 28,033,890,000
2004 25,956,850,000
2005 28,073,160,000
2006 29,462,250,000
2007 31,271,350,000
2008 36,685,700,000
2009 40,852,030,000
2010 41,921,360,000
2011 41,317,270,000
2012 40,511,620,000

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense)

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense) in Portugal was 56.05 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 17 years was 56.05 in 2012, while its lowest value was 39.98 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.

See also:

Year Value
1995 39.98
1996 41.86
1997 42.35
1998 44.00
1999 44.40
2000 43.95
2001 44.56
2002 45.24
2003 49.76
2004 43.50
2005 44.14
2006 45.97
2007 47.46
2008 52.68
2009 55.03
2010 53.50
2011 54.66
2012 56.05

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance