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

05, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Iran (Islamic Republic of Iran) › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government revenue (% of GDP) › See all Iran 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: Iranian Real
Currency Symbol: IRR

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

General government revenue (% of GDP) for Iran in year 2015 is 12.959 %. 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 Iran No. 182 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 %; Iran is 17.27 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Iran was 14.56 % General government revenue (% of GDP) for Iran in 2015 was or will be 11.01% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Iran was or will be 13.58 %, which is 4.82% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government revenue (% of GDP) for Iran, in other Years
Year %
  2021 14.917
  2020 14.88
  2019 14.782
  2018 14.633
  2017 14.577
  2016 13.584
2015 12.959
  2014 14.563
  2013 14.083
  2012 14.208
  2011 19.151
  2010 21.882
  2009 21.413
  2008 22.743
  2007 26.455
  2006 25.778
  2005 25.594
  2004 22.283
  2003 21.193
  2002 20.632
  2001 18.067
  2000 23.452
  1999 18.903
  1998 14.737
  1997 19.408
  1996 20.657
  1995 22.804
  1994 23.962
  1993 27.307
  1992 17.114
  1991 15.58
  1990 18.253
  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