Hong Kong (Hong Kong SAR (Special Administrative Region)) General government revenue (% of GDP) Statistics

13, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Hong Kong (Hong Kong SAR (Special Administrative Region)) › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government revenue (% of GDP) › See all Hong Kong 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: Hong Kong Dollar
Currency Symbol: HKD

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 Hong Kong (Hong Kong SAR (Special Administrative Region)), Year 2015 - In Detail

General government revenue (% of GDP) for Hong Kong in year 2015 is 19.07 %. 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 Hong Kong No. 160 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 %; Hong Kong is 11.16 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Hong Kong was 20.85 % General government revenue (% of GDP) for Hong Kong in 2015 was or will be 8.53% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Hong Kong was or will be 20.63 %, which is 8.19% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government revenue (% of GDP) for Hong Kong, in other Years
Year %
  2021 20.387
  2020 20.387
  2019 20.492
  2018 20.701
  2017 20.083
  2016 20.631
2015 19.07
  2014 20.848
  2013 21.046
  2012 21.438
  2011 22.396
  2010 20.73
  2009 18.818
  2008 18.877
  2007 21.268
  2006 18.84
  2005 17.171
  2004 19.814
  2003 16.389
  2002 13.733
  2001 13.407
  2000 16.869
  1999 17.839
  1998 16.747
  1997 20.453
  1996 16.41
  1995 15.776
  1994 16.389
  1993 17.303
  1992 16.169
  1991 15.936
  1990 14.481
  1989 14.988
  1988 14.997
  1987 14.808
  1986 14.449
  1985 15.523
  1984 14.234
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a