An error occured. Details Hide
You have unsaved pages. Restore Cancel

Brazil - General government structural balance in current LCU

-402 (billion LCU) in 2018

In 2018, general government structural balance for Brazil was -402 billion LCU. Though Brazil general government structural balance fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to decrease through 1999 - 2018 period ending at -402 billion LCU in 2018.

The description is composed by our digital data assistant.

What is general government structural balance?

The structural budget balance refers to the general government cyclically adjusted balance adjusted for nonstructural elements beyond the economic cycle. These include temporary financial sector and asset price movements as well as one-off, or temporary, revenue or expenditure items. The cyclically adjusted balance is the fiscal balance adjusted for the effects of the economic cycle; see, for example, A. Fedelino. A. Ivanova and M. Horton "Computing Cyclically Adjusted Balances and Automatic Stabilizers" IMF Technical Guidance Note No. 5, http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/tnm/2009/tnm0905.pdf.

What is Brazil general government structural balance?

Date Value Change, %
2018 -402 -9.51 %
2017 -444 -9.06 %
2016 -488 -17.38 %
2015 -591 60.98 %
2014 -367 58.23 %
2013 -232 32.42 %
2012 -175 5.61 %
2011 -166 3.72 %
2010 -160 53.76 %
2009 -104 48.61 %
2008 -70 -13.76 %
2007 -81

Our Privacy Statement & Cookie Policy

Our website uses cookies to improve your online experience. They were placed on your computer when you launched this website. You can change your personal cookie settings through your internet browser settings.

Privacy Policy