Malaysia recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 3 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017. Government Budget in Malaysia averaged -2.97 percent of GDP from 1988 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 2.40 percent of GDP in 1997 and a record low of -6.70 percent of GDP in 2009.

Government Budget in Malaysia is expected to be -2.90 percent of GDP by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Malaysia Government Budget is projected to trend around -2.60 percent of GDP in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Malaysia Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 50.90 52.70 80.74 31.80 percent [+]
Government Budget -3.00 -3.10 2.40 -6.70 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value -10433.10 -582.60 11959.00 -10913.60 MYR Million [+]
Government Spending 37369.00 36616.00 48067.00 12420.00 MYR Million [+]
Government Revenues 52470.10 54323.70 64614.10 2735.00 MYR Million [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 62903.20 54906.30 62903.20 2759.00 MYR Million [+]
Credit Rating 66.23 [+]
Military Expenditure 3505.40 4169.40 4356.50 169.80 USD Million [+]


Malaysia Government Budget

Government Budget is an itemized accounting of the payments received by government (taxes and other fees) and the payments made by government (purchases and transfer payments). A budget deficit occurs when an government spends more money than it takes in. The opposite of a budget deficit is a budget surplus. This page provides - Malaysia Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Malaysia Government Budget - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-3.00 -3.10 2.40 -6.70 1988 - 2017 percent of GDP Yearly




Country Last
Argentina -3.90 Dec/17
Australia -1.90 Dec/17
Brazil -7.80 Dec/17
Canada -0.90 Dec/17
China -3.50 Dec/17
Euro Area -0.90 Dec/17
France -2.60 Dec/17
Germany 1.30 Dec/17
India -3.53 Dec/17
Indonesia -2.50 Dec/17
Italy -2.30 Dec/17
Japan -4.50 Dec/17
Mexico -2.90 Dec/17
Netherlands 1.10 Dec/17
Russia -1.50 Dec/17
Saudi Arabia -8.90 Dec/17
Singapore 0.30 Dec/17
South Africa -4.60 Dec/17
South Korea -2.00 Dec/17
Spain -3.10 Dec/17
Switzerland 1.20 Dec/17
Turkey -1.50 Dec/17
United Kingdom -2.30 Dec/17
United States -3.50 Dec/17


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