Sao Tome and Principe General government revenue (% of GDP) Statistics

22, Jul 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Sao Tome and Principe › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government revenue (% of GDP) › See all Sao Tome and Principe 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: Dobra
Currency Symbol: STD

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 Sao Tome and Principe , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government revenue (% of GDP) for Sao Tome and Principe in year 2015 is 28.41 %. 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 Sao Tome and Principe No. 91 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 %; Sao Tome and Principe is 1.82 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Sao Tome and Principe was 25.93 % General government revenue (% of GDP) for Sao Tome and Principe in 2015 was or will be 9.58% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Sao Tome and Principe was or will be 33.45 %, which is 17.75% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government revenue (% of GDP) for Sao Tome and Principe, in other Years
Year %
  2021 33.068
  2020 33.379
  2019 34.227
  2018 33.943
  2017 33.718
  2016 33.454
2015 28.41
  2014 25.926
  2013 33.447
  2012 34.029
  2011 36.49
  2010 36.179
  2009 30.698
  2008 42.819
  2007 160.191
  2006 32.713
  2005 67.739
  2004 34.415
  2003 35.002
  2002 33.251
  2001 38.954
  2000 62.254
  1999 n/a
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