Sep 27, 2013
Projected 2013 Government Deficit
With OECD data this chart graphs the projected government balance for 2013, for most developed and emerging countries. Japan has the biggest projected deficit, of over 10 percent. Slovenia, Ireland and the U.K are also running big deficits. Contrary to the number of countries with a deficit, there are only a few that are expected to have a budget surplus. Examples are Norway and Switzerland.