Djibouti: Fiscal balance, percent of GDP

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 Djibouti

Fiscal balance, percent of GDP

 Latest value -0.50
 Year 2023
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2018 - 2023
 Average -3.20
 Min - Max -13.40 - -0.50
 Source African Development Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Djibouti from 2018 to 2023. The average value for Djibouti during that period was -3.2 percent with a minimum of -13.4 percent in 2018 and a maximum of -0.5 percent in 2019. The latest value from 2023 is -0.5 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2023 based on 112 countries is -3.16 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: The fiscal (budget) balance is the difference between government revenue and government expenditure. We express the value as percent of GDP to relate it to the size of the economy.

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 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Government spending, percent of GDP 18.18 2021 percent
 Government spending, in dollars 0.59 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Fiscal balance, percent of GDP -0.50 2023 percent
 Government debt 67.93 2022 percent
 Commercial tax rate 37.90 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 76 2019 hours
 Number of taxes 35 2019 taxes
 Foreign aid 175.31 2021 million U.S. dollars
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