Bahamas Government Budget

Bahamas recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 5.80 percent of the country’s Gross Domestic Product in 2017. Government Budget in Bahamas averaged -2.26 percent of GDP from 1990 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 0.33 percent of GDP in 1995 and a record low of -6.60 percent of GDP in 2013. Generally, a government bond is issued by a national government and is denominated in the country`s own currency. Bonds issued by national governments in foreign currencies are normally referred to as sovereign bonds. The yield required by investors to loan funds to governments reflects inflation expectations and the likelihood that the debt will be repaid. This page provides – Bahamas Government Budget – actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.