Afghanistan (Islamic Republic of Afghanistan) General government revenue (% of GDP) Statistics

06, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Afghanistan (Islamic Republic of Afghanistan) › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government revenue (% of GDP) › See all Afghanistan 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: Afghanis
Currency Symbol: AFA

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 Afghanistan (Islamic Republic of Afghanistan), Year 2015 - In Detail

General government revenue (% of GDP) for Afghanistan in year 2015 is 25.666 %. 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 Afghanistan No. 106 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 %; Afghanistan is 4.56 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Afghanistan was 23.88 % General government revenue (% of GDP) for Afghanistan in 2015 was or will be 7.47% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Afghanistan was or will be 29.82 %, which is 16.18% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government revenue (% of GDP) for Afghanistan, in other Years
Year %
  2021 31.845
  2020 31.416
  2019 31.136
  2018 30.684
  2017 30.169
  2016 29.82
2015 25.666
  2014 23.883
  2013 24.346
  2012 25.21
  2011 21.265
  2010 21.722
  2009 19.391
  2008 17.036
  2007 18.986
  2006 18.946
  2005 14.733
  2004 12.676
  2003 9.826
  2002 6.845
  2001 n/a
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