Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: JC-501-001-2-1-International-ICPSR-1971

Subject Area: Statistics on Government Operations

Bibliographic Citation: Government finance statistics, 1971-1997(?).  [machine-readable data file] / International Monetary Fund  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 8624

Date Accessioned: 4/7/2005

Number of Files Received: 1

Comments: DPLS staff downloaded this study and converted the packed zone decimal EBCDIC format to SAS data set. The exact number of records from each country in this collection is dependent upon the availability of data. Several SAS statement files written by DPLS staff can be used to access the data. 12/11 UW-Madison has Government Finance Statistics: summary tables 2009 edition with data from 1996-2008. It is an electronic resource in MadCat.

Access Status: Access limited to UW Campus

Date Ordered: 4/7/2005

Documentation: Machine-readable PDF codebook is available from ICPSR web site. A previous version of hard copy codebook is maintained for reference use only.

Abstract: These time series spanning 1971 to late 1990s, consist of combined statistics on detailed revenues and expenditures for all levels of government. Topics covered include deficit/surplus or total financing, revenues or grants, expenditures, lending minus repayments, domestic financing, foreign financing, domestic debt or total debt, and foreign debt. Annual data are supplied for central government accounts and different levels of government in these categories: (1) central government budgetary accounts, (2) central government consolidated accounts, (3) central government extrabudgetary accounts, (4) central government Social Security Funds, (5) state or province governments, (6) local governments, and (7) general governments.

Media/File Reports:

7115 (CD-ROM)
7271 (CD-ROM)
7398 (CD-Rom)
7399 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)