Accession Number:

ADA324204

Title:

Rural Development: Financial Condition of the Rural Utilities Service's Loan Portfolio.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC RESOURCES COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVE LOPMENT DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1997-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

49.0

Abstract:

To assist in the development of infrastructure in the nations rural areas, the Rural Utilities Service RUS in the U.S. Department of Agriculture USDA made or guaranteed about 10.4 billion in loans during fiscal years 1992 through 1996. GAO examined the 1 financial condition of the electricity, telecommunications, and water and waste disposal loan portfolios and 2 financial characteristics of borrowers having electricity and telecommunications loans.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Geography
  • Electric Power Production and Distribution
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE