Syrian Arab Republic - Subsidies and other transfers

Subsidies and other transfers (current LCU)

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
2007 48,203,000,000
2008 87,612,000,000
2009 108,104,000,000

Subsidies and other transfers (% of expense)

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
2007 14.80
2008 23.34
2009 24.45

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance