United Arab Emirates Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

1991 - 2019 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

United Arab Emirates Consolidated Fiscal Balance registered a surplus equal to 5.5 % of its Nominal GDP in Dec 2019, compared with a surplus equal to 5.8 % in the previous year. United Arab Emirates Consolidated Fiscal Balance to GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1991 to Dec 2019, with an average ratio of -4.8 %. The data reached an all-time high of 9.3 % in Dec 2008 and a record low of -16.8 % in Dec 2009. CEIC calculates Consolidated Fiscal Balance as % of Nominal GDP from annual Consolidated Fiscal Balance and annual Nominal GDP. Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority provides Consolidated Fiscal Balance in local currency and Nominal GDP in local currency based on SNA 2008. Consolidated Fiscal Balance includes the budget of the Federal Government and the Governments of the Seven Emirates. Nominal GDP prior to 2010 is based on SNA 1993. United Arab Emirates Nominal GDP reached 98.8 USD bn in Mar 2020.

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United Arab Emirates Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
5.5 2019 5.8 2018 -16.8 2009 9.3 2008 % yearly 1991 - 2019

Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) -1.9 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Algeria (%) -8.8 2017 yearly 1994 - 2017
Argentina (%) -8.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020
Armenia (%) -4.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Australia (%) -11.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2020
Austria (%) -5.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 17.4 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Jan 2021
Bahrain (%) -5.0 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Bangladesh (%) -5.4 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Belarus (%) -1.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2006 - Sep 2020
Belgium (%) -1.9 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Bolivia (%) -6.0 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) -1.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Sep 2020
Botswana (%) -9.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Brazil (%) -13.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Brunei (%) -5.0 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Bulgaria (%) -1.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2003 - Sep 2020
Cambodia (%) 2.3 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Canada (%) -9.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1993 - Sep 2020
Chile (%) -2.7 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
China (%) -6.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Colombia (%) -4.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2020
Croatia (%) 0.4 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Cyprus (%) -4.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Czech Republic (%) -3.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Denmark (%) -0.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Ecuador (%) -5.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Estonia (%) -3.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
European Union (%) -0.5 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Finland (%) -4.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
France (%) -6.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1949 - Sep 2020
Georgia (%) -7.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2020
Germany (%) -2.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1991 - Sep 2020
Ghana (%) -7.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Jun 2020
Greece (%) -1.3 Dec 2018 monthly Apr 1999 - Dec 2018
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) -7.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 1999 - Sep 2020
Hungary (%) -5.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Iceland (%) -2.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
India (%) -6.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2020
Indonesia (%) -5.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Sep 2020
Iran (%) -5.4 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2018
Ireland (%) -3.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Israel (%) -8.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Italy (%) -6.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Ivory Coast (%) -3.0 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Japan (%) -5.8 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Jordan (%) 1.0 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Kazakhstan (%) -5.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Sep 2020
Kenya (%) -6.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
South Korea (%) -3.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2000 - Sep 2020
Kosovo (%) -6.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Kuwait (%) -8.6 2017 yearly 1988 - 2017
Kyrgyzstan (%) -3.2 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Nov 2020
Laos (%) -3.2 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
Latvia (%) -3.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Lebanon (%) -10.9 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Lithuania (%) -4.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Luxembourg (%) -3.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
Macau SAR, China (%) -8.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
North Macedonia (%) -2.2 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
Malawi (%) -5.2 Oct 2020 monthly Apr 2005 - Oct 2020
Malaysia (%) -3.6 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Malta (%) -8.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Mauritius (%) -8.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Jun 2020
Mexico (%) -2.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1980 - Sep 2020
Moldova (%) -1.4 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Mongolia (%) -10.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Montenegro (%) -11.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Sep 2020
Morocco (%) -5.6 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Mozambique (%) -2.7 2016 yearly 1996 - 2016
Myanmar (%) -2.6 2018 yearly 1986 - 2018
Nepal (%) -10.0 2018 yearly 2012 - 2018
Netherlands (%) -3.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
New Zealand (%) -0.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Sep 2020
Nigeria (%) -3.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Norway (%) -1.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Oman (%) -10.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2020
Pakistan (%) -9.1 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Palestinian Territory (%) -2.2 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Panama (%) -3.1 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Paraguay (%) -2.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
Peru (%) -5.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1990 - Sep 2020
Philippines (%) -6.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1985 - Sep 2020
Poland (%) -0.7 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Portugal (%) -4.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Qatar (%) -1.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2020
Romania (%) -8.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020
Russia (%) -3.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) -4.5 2019 yearly 1969 - 2019
Serbia (%) -7.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Singapore (%) -5.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Slovakia (%) -1.4 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Slovenia (%) -4.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
South Africa (%) -10.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1990 - Sep 2020
Spain (%) -8.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Sri Lanka (%) -9.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Sep 2020
Sudan (%) -2.4 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Sweden (%) 0.5 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Switzerland (%) 1.4 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Syria (%) -2.2 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) 5.5 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 23,083.467 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 4,217.595 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 8.1 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (AED bn) 480.859 2025 yearly 1991 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (AED bn) 637.452 2025 yearly 1999 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (AED bn) 444.440 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Consolidated Government: Expenditures: Current (AED mn) 330,220.113 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.367 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) -10,702.9 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2009 - Sep 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 19,782.1 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) -1.6 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1982 - Oct 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 7,811,223.881 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,049,613.063 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 125,412.288 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 18,008.7 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2009 - Sep 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) -19.0 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Sep 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 2,327,521.283 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 620,119.687 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 285.785 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,376.357 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Aug 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 9,367.968 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 40,777.655 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Exports: Non Oil: Volume (kg mn) 7,779.36 Dec 2017 monthly Jan 2009 - Dec 2017
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 15,902.0 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 29,652.8 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 7.0 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 13,778.1 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.3 2019 yearly 1972 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 1,116.406 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 37.927 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Enterprises: Private Sector: Portfolio Investment (AED bn) 4.100 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (AED bn) -265.500 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
BoP: Current Account (AED bn) 108.900 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Imports: CIF (AED bn) -984.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (AED bn) 263.800 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
BoP: Current Account: Services: Net (AED bn) -2.200 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Imports: FOB (AED bn) -885.600 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Trade Balance: CIF (AED bn) 176.200 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Trade Balance: FOB (AED bn) 274.600 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Investment Income: Net (AED bn) 7.600 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Transfers: Net (AED bn) -171.100 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Capital and Financial Account (CF) (AED bn) -73.500 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Current Account: Exports and Re-Exports (AED bn) 1,160.200 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account (AED bn) -73.500 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Enterprises: Private Sector: Direct Investment (AED bn) -7.800 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Enterprises: Private Sector: Direct Investment: Outw... (AED bn) -58.400 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Enterprises: Private Sector: Direct Investment: Inwa... (AED bn) 50.600 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (AED bn) 0.000 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
BoP: Change in Reserves (AED bn) -35.800 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment: Mining and Quarrying (AED mn) 38,519.597 2016 yearly 2005 - 2016
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 7.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Sep 2020
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 103.0 2019 yearly 2013 - 2019
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 163,392.784 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1991 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 402,615.929 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1991 - Dec 2020
M2 Growth (%) 4.6 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1976 - Dec 2020
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 1.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 102,164.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1973 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 25.209 Mar 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Mar 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 5.3 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2009 - Sep 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 3,502.340 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1974 - Dec 2020
Total Deposits Growth (%) 0.8 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Total Deposits (USD mn) 513,150.442 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 409,840.7 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1975 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 3.1 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1976 - Dec 2020
Household Debt (USD mn) 438,803.8 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2013 - Nov 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 439,346.222 Oct 2020 monthly Dec 2013 - Oct 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 2.94 Sep 2020 monthly Dec 2014 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 75.28 Mar 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Mar 2020
Money Supply: M0 (AED mn) 114,268.000 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2000 - Nov 2020
Money Supply: M3 (AED mn) 1,768,002.000 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2007 - Nov 2020
Money Supply: M3: M2 (AED mn) 1,450,183.000 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2007 - Nov 2020
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (AED mn) 584,525.000 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2007 - Nov 2020
Reserve Requirement Ratio: Current, Savings and Call Deposits (%) 7.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
Banks Deposits (AED bn) 1,884.545 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Banks Credit: Gross: Residents (AED mn) 1,486,531.000 Jun 2018 monthly Dec 2013 - Jun 2018

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