Fiscal Balance in Algeria

Algeria Fiscal Balance | Economic News & Forecasts

Algeria - Fiscal Balance

Annual growth decelerated to 1.5% in the first quarter, down from the 2.3% expansion recorded in Q4 2018, as protests that erupted in February and weakness in the hydrocarbon sector, which contracted for the seventh quarter in a row in Q1, dragged on the economy. Available information for Q2 is not any rosier: The trade deficit rose 12% in the first half of the year compared to the previous period, while international reserves continue to steadily decline as authorities attempt to shore up the dinar. As a consequence of the current political impasse, the interim government decided to halt planned economic reforms on fears that reducing government subsidies, a new hydrocarbons law and fiscal consolidation could all reignite protests.

Algeria - Fiscal Balance Data

2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  
Fiscal Balance (% of GDP)-0.4  -7.3  -15.3  -13.0  -6.6  

Sample Report

5 years of economic forecasts for more than 30 economic indicators.


Algeria Fiscal Balance Chart

Algeria Fiscal
Note: Fiscal balance as % of GDP.
Source: Bank of Algeria.

Algeria Facts

Exchange Rate120.2-0.11 %Sep 04

Sample Report

Get a sample report showing our regional, country and commodities data and analysis.


Request a Trial

Start working with the reports used by the world’s major financial institutions, multinational enterprises & government agencies now. Click on the button below to get started.

Sign Up

Economic News

    Search form