Colombia - Government Expenditures





Colombia: Government Expenditures

Mnemonic GVEXT.ICOL
Unit Bil. COP, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Quarterly 7.92 %
Data 2020 Q4 97,647
2020 Q3 90,484

Series Information

Source Bank of the Republic of Colombia
Release Public Finance: Non-Financial Public Sector (NFPS)
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/1995
End Date 12/31/2020

Colombia: Government

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Gross External Debt Jun 2021 157,491 157,523 Mil. USD, NSA Monthly
Outstanding Public Debt - Foreign Jun 2021 91,977 91,978 Mil. USD, NSA Monthly
Government Budget Balance 2020 Q4 -23,835 -26,727 Bil. COP, NSA Quarterly
Government Expenditures 2020 Q4 97,647 90,484 Bil. COP, NSA Quarterly
Government Revenues 2020 Q4 73,812 63,757 Bil. COP, NSA Quarterly

Release Information

The Bank of the Republic of Colombia reports annual and quarterly non-financial public sector finance data. Our excerpt includes revenues, expenses, interest expenses, and surplus/deficit.

  • Measurement: Billions of Colombian pesos (Bil. COL)
  • Adjustment: Not seasonally adjusted (NSA)
  • Native frequencies:
    • Quarterly
    • Annual
  • Start dates:
    • Quarterly: 1995Q1
    • Annual: 1985

Reports and calculations are in accordance with the International Monetary Fund standards. Non-financial public sectors includes central government, social security funds, regional and local governments, and non-financial public enterprises. 

Moody's Analytics supplements

We compute seasonally adjusted counterparts to the headline items (balance, receipts, expenditures) and interest charges.

Final data on non-financial public sector operations is available to the public two quarters after the end of the fiscal year and are published in the "Documentos CONFIS" of the Ministerio de Hacienda y Credito Publico.