Seychelles - Expense

Expense (current LCU)

The value for Expense (current LCU) in Seychelles was 3,470,492,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 18 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 3,585,205,000 in 2010 and a minimum value of 1,133,700,000 in 1995.

Definition: Expense is cash payments for operating activities of the government in providing goods and services. It includes compensation of employees (such as wages and salaries), interest and subsidies, grants, social benefits, and other expenses such as rent and dividends.

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

Year Value
1993 1,190,100,000
1994 1,163,000,000
1995 1,133,700,000
1996 1,286,600,000
1997 1,423,800,000
1998 1,475,200,000
1999 1,478,600,000
2000 1,515,100,000
2001 1,526,700,000
2002 1,810,500,000
2003 1,372,500,000
2004 1,737,500,000
2005 1,833,400,000
2006 2,224,100,000
2007 2,517,900,000
2008 2,625,194,000
2009 3,398,300,000
2010 3,585,205,000
2011 3,470,492,000

Expense (% of GDP)

Expense (% of GDP) in Seychelles was 26.45 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 51.84 in 1996, while its lowest value was 26.45 in 2011.

Definition: Expense is cash payments for operating activities of the government in providing goods and services. It includes compensation of employees (such as wages and salaries), interest and subsidies, grants, social benefits, and other expenses such as rent and dividends.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

See also:

Year Value
1993 48.95
1994 47.66
1995 46.84
1996 51.84
1997 50.32
1998 46.08
1999 44.43
2000 43.12
2001 42.14
2002 47.33
2003 36.14
2004 37.64
2005 36.27
2006 39.64
2007 36.35
2008 28.70
2009 29.46
2010 30.52
2011 26.45

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance