Puerto Rico: Fiscal balance, percent of GDP

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 Puerto Rico

Fiscal balance, percent of GDP

 Latest value 1.77
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2014 - 2022
 Average -0.58
 Min - Max -3.07 - 1.9
 Source International Monetary Fund (IMF)
For that indicator, we provide data for Puerto Rico from 2014 to 2022. The average value for Puerto Rico during that period was -0.58 percent with a minimum of -3.07 percent in 2014 and a maximum of 1.9 percent in 2019. The latest value from 2022 is 1.77 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 148 countries is -2.67 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Puerto Rico - Fiscal balance, percent of GDP - recent values

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Puerto Rico - Fiscal balance, percent of GDP - historical chart - 2014-2022




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.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Government spending, percent of GDP 6.87 2022 percent
 Government spending, in dollars 7.79 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Fiscal balance, percent of GDP 1.77 2022 percent
 Government debt 16.52 2022 percent
 Commercial tax rate 64.40 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 218 2019 hours
 Number of taxes 16 2019 taxes
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