Botswana General government revenue (% of GDP) Statistics

22, Jul 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Botswana › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government revenue (% of GDP) › See all Botswana indicators, › See General government revenue (% of GDP) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Pula
Currency Symbol: BWP

Revenue consists of taxes, social contributions, grants receivable, and other revenue. Revenue increases government?s net worth, which is the difference between its assets and liabilities (GFSM 2001, paragraph 4.20). Note: Transactions that merely change the composition of the balance sheet do not change the net worth position, for example, proceeds from sales of nonfinancial and financial assets or incurrence of liabilities. See notes for: General government revenue (National currency).

General government revenue (% of GDP) Statistics for Botswana , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government revenue (% of GDP) for Botswana in year 2015 is 38.193 %. Revenue consists of taxes, social contributions, grants receivable, and other revenue. Revenue increases government?s net worth, which is the difference between its assets and liabilities (GFSM 2001, paragraph 4.20). Note: Transactions that merely change the composition of the balance sheet do not change the net worth position, for example, proceeds from sales of nonfinancial and financial assets or incurrence of liabilities.

This makes Botswana No. 43 in world rankings according to General government revenue (% of GDP) in year 2015. The world's average General government revenue (% of GDP) value is 30.23 %; Botswana is 7.96 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Botswana was 38.27 % General government revenue (% of GDP) for Botswana in 2015 was or will be 0.21% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Botswana was or will be 34.45 %, which is 9.80% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government revenue (% of GDP) for Botswana, in other Years
Year %
  2021 32.588
  2020 32.139
  2019 32.509
  2018 30.401
  2017 31.336
  2016 34.451
2015 38.193
  2014 38.274
  2013 37.752
  2012 36.216
  2011 36.194
  2010 32.455
  2009 37
  2008 39.723
  2007 41.488
  2006 45.251
  2005 43.542
  2004 40.615
  2003 42.168
  2002 40.791
  2001 38.922
  2000 46.808
  1999 n/a
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