United Arab Emirates (The UAE) General government revenue (% of GDP) Statistics

24, Jun 2017, EDT.

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Country or Region: United Arab Emirates (The UAE) › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government revenue (% of GDP) › See all United Arab Emirates indicators, › See General government revenue (% of GDP) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2021
Dataset updated: 30th June 2016
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: UAE Dirham
Currency Symbol: AED

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 United Arab Emirates (The UAE), Year 2015 - In Detail

General government revenue (% of GDP) for United Arab Emirates in year 2015 is 30.986 %. 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 United Arab Emirates No. 78 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 %; United Arab Emirates is 0.76 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government revenue (% of GDP) for United Arab Emirates was 37.52 % General government revenue (% of GDP) for United Arab Emirates in 2015 was or will be 17.41% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government revenue (% of GDP) for United Arab Emirates was or will be 27.16 %, which is 12.36% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government revenue (% of GDP) for United Arab Emirates, in other Years
Year %
  2021 26.308
  2020 27.05
  2019 27.763
  2018 27.991
  2017 26.577
  2016 27.156
2015 30.986
  2014 37.52
  2013 40.988
  2012 40.107
  2011 37.799
  2010 34.662
  2009 30.72
  2008 42.03
  2007 39.455
  2006 40.922
  2005 35.992
  2004 26.445
  2003 24.201
  2002 23.037
  2001 32.277
  2000 41.943
  1999 35.683
  1998 37.797
  1997 39.486
  1996 38.804
  1995 40.575
  1994 37.826
  1993 34.429
  1992 39.961
  1991 51.133
  1990 21.435
  1989 n/a
  1988 n/a
  1987 n/a
  1986 n/a
  1985 n/a
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a