The budget balance of France was forecast to decrease between 2022 and 2027 by in total 22.2 billion Euros (16.57 percent). This overall decrease does not happen continuously, notably not in 2024. The budget balance is estimated to amount to -156.17 billion Euros in 2027.
The indicator describes the general government net lending/borrowing which is calculated as revenue minus total expenditure. The International Monetary Fund defines the general government expenditure as consisting of total expense and the net acquisition of nonfinancial assets. The general government revenue consists of the revenue from taxes, social contributions, grants receivable, and other revenue. Find more statistics on other topics about France with key insights such as average inflation rate, number of employed people and ratio of national debt to gross domestic product.
France: Budget balance from 2017 to 2027
(in billion euros)
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IMF. (October 11, 2022). France: Budget balance from 2017 to 2027 (in billion euros) [Graph]. In Statista. Retrieved December 03, 2022, from https://www.statista.com/statistics/270359/budget-balance-in-france/
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IMF. (2022). France: Budget balance from 2017 to 2027 (in billion euros). Statista. Statista Inc.. Accessed: December 03, 2022. https://www.statista.com/statistics/270359/budget-balance-in-france/
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