Senegal - Subsidies and other transfers

Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU)

The value for Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU) in Senegal was 319,600,000,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 15 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 319,600,000,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of 3,500,000,000 in 1997.

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
1996 14,000,000,000
1997 3,500,000,000
1998 4,400,000,000
1999 49,300,000,000
2000 79,500,000,000
2001 178,700,000,000
2009 248,600,000,000
2010 242,300,000,000
2011 319,600,000,000

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense)

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense) in Senegal was 26.80 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 12 years was 34.34 in 2001, while its lowest value was 13.61 in 1999.

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
1999 13.61
2000 18.70
2001 34.34
2009 24.91
2010 24.35
2011 26.80

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance