Ghana recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 12.10 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2021. source: Bank of Ghana

Government Budget in Ghana averaged -7.74 percent of GDP from 2004 until 2021, reaching an all time high of -0.40 percent of GDP in 2004 and a record low of -24.20 percent of GDP in 2008. This page provides - Ghana Government Budget - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Ghana Government Budget - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on February of 2023.

Government Budget in Ghana is expected to reach -7.40 percent of GDP by the end of 2022, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Ghana Government Budget is projected to trend around -7.70 percent of GDP in 2023 and -5.00 percent of GDP in 2024, according to our econometric models.

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Ghana Government Budget

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Government Debt to GDP 81.80 78.30 percent of GDP Dec 2021
Government Budget -12.10 -13.80 percent of GDP Dec 2021
Government Revenues 4458.67 4452.16 GHS Million Sep 2019
Government Budget Value -3582.69 -594.45 GHS Million Sep 2019
Fiscal Expenditure 6242.46 5034.11 GHS Million Sep 2019

Ghana 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.
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-12.10 -13.80 -0.40 -24.20 2004 - 2021 percent of GDP Yearly