TABLE 2.6
                    Interest on the Outstanding liabilities of Central Government
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
				1980-81	 1990-91      1992-93  1993-94	 1994-95     1995-96	 1996-97
									    (RE)	(BE)
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
							     (Rs.Crore)
1.	Interest on internal	   2373	   19664	27546	 33017	   40034       47101	   54726		
        liabilities
	a)Internal debt	           1369	    9814	13542	 15587	   19168       22267	   26730
		i)  Market 
                    borrowings	    808	    6366	 8147	  9258	   13205       15770	   19154
		ii) Others	    561	    3448	 5395	  6329	    5963	6497	    7576
	b)	Other internal	   1004	    9850	14004	 17430	   20866       24834	   27996
		liabilities
2.	Interest on external 	    231	    1834	 3529	  3724	    4026	4899	    5274
	debt
3.	Gross interest payments	   2604	   21498	31075	 36741	   44060       52000	   60000
4.	Net interest payments	    809	   12768	18587	 21679	   28252       33631	   38607
                                                            (Average rate of interest)
1.	Internal liabilities	   N.A.	     8.2	  8.7	   9.2	     9.3	 9.7	     9.9
	a)Internal debt	           N.A.	     7.4	  7.8	   7.8	     7.8	 8.4	     8.8
		i)  Market 
                    borrowings	   N.A.	    10.2	 10.4	  11.3	    11.9	12.0	    12.1
		ii) Others	   N.A.	     4.9	  5.7	   5.4	     4.4	 4.8	     5.2
	b)Other Internal
	  liabilities	           N.A.	     9.2	  9.7	  10.9	    11.3	11.2	    11.2
2.	External debt	           N.A.	     6.5	  9.6	   8.8	     8.5	 9.6	    10.0
3.	Total liabilities	   N.A.	     8.0	  8.8	   9.1	     9.2	 9.7	     9.9
	Memorandum items
	(a)Interest on External 
           Debt	                   231	    1863	 3578	  3794	    4026	4899
	(b)Average rate of 
           interest	           N.A.	     3.4	  3.3	   3.1	     3.1	 3.4
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Note : The interest liabilities indicated above are on cash basis and not on accrual basis.
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------


back

From the database of Ministry of Finance disseminated on Internet through NICNET