Burkina Faso General government revenue (% of GDP) Statistics

26, Mar 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Burkina Faso › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government revenue (% of GDP) › See all Burkina Faso 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: Central African Franc
Currency Symbol: XAF

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 Burkina Faso , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government revenue (% of GDP) for Burkina Faso in year 2015 is 19.76 %. 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 Burkina Faso No. 151 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 %; Burkina Faso is 10.47 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Burkina Faso was 21.44 % General government revenue (% of GDP) for Burkina Faso in 2015 was or will be 7.84% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Burkina Faso was or will be 21.57 %, which is 9.13% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government revenue (% of GDP) for Burkina Faso, in other Years
Year %
  2021 23.997
  2020 23.801
  2019 24.001
  2018 23.374
  2017 22.623
  2016 21.565
2015 19.76
  2014 21.441
  2013 23.927
  2012 22.393
  2011 20.696
  2010 19.791
  2009 19.523
  2008 16.829
  2007 20.046
  2006 40.751
  2005 17.234
  2004 18.072
  2003 17.786
  2002 16.903
  2001 18.113
  2000 18.891
  1999 20.365
  1998 19.281
  1997 19.551
  1996 20.341
  1995 18.883
  1994 17.931
  1993 15.807
  1992 16.016
  1991 15.967
  1990 12.244
  1989 18.161
  1988 13.368
  1987 15.703
  1986 12.608
  1985 11.534
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a