|Source||National Institute of Statistics and Censuses of the Argentine Republic (INDEC)|
|Outstanding Public Debt||2017||320,934,783||275,446,128||Ths. USD||Annual|
|Government Budget Balance||2016 Q4||-136,317||-101,861||Mil. ARS, NSA||Quarterly|
|Government Expenditures||2016 Q4||641,746||501,946||Millions of Pesos, NSA||Quarterly|
|Government Revenues||2016 Q4||505,429||400,085||Mil. ARS, NSA||Quarterly|
The public debt is reported by type of debt and creditor secutrities issued in both domestic and foreign currency bonds. There is also detail adjustable laons by the CER.
Debt and institutional sectors are essential to developing a conceptual framework and providing practical guidance on compiling debt statistics. The classifications and definitions are harmonized with the System of National Accounts 2008 (2008 SNA) and the Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual, Sixth Edition (BPM6). The same classifications and definitions will be used in the upcoming revised Government Finance Statistics Manual, but wil lhave minor, slight changes from the current edition, Government Finance Statistics Manual 2001 (GFSM 2001).
The two main debt concepts used are gross debt and net debt. Sections C and D within the public sector, its institutional coverage, and its sectorization. The definitions of debt, together with the definitions of the public sector and its subsectors, allow for defining debt for the public sector and any of its subsectors.
Accounting principles underlying the compilation of public sector debt statistics are in conformity with the other macroeconomic statistics.