Golikova: the budget deficit in 2015 amounted to two trillion rubles


MOSCOW, 14 Jan. The deficit of the Federal budget of the Russian Federation by the end of 2015 amounted to 2 trillion rubles, said the head of the accounting chamber Tatyana Golikova.

“According to operational data, the Federal budget deficit in 2015 amounted to 2 trillion rubles, expenses – of 15.6 trillion rubles, revenues of 13.6 billion rubles,” — said Golikova, speaking at the Gaidar forum.

It recalled that, according to preliminary data, the budget deficit of the Russian Federation by the end of 2015 amounted to 2.6% of GDP.