Ethiopia’s federal budget over the last five years has shown an average increase of 20 pct. In 2009/10 and 20010/11 the budgets grew nearly 20 pct to ETB 64.5 and ETB 77.2 billion respectively.
At the first year of the GTP the federal budget has leaped to ETB 117.8 billion recording remarkable growth of almost 40 pct. In the previous year the budget has increased to 137.8 billion with 13.6 pct growth. Similarly the next year’s 2013/14 proposed budget has shown a 12.3 pct growth.