Mauritania General government revenue (% of GDP) Statistics

13, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Mauritania › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government revenue (% of GDP) › See all Mauritania 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: Ouguyia
Currency Symbol: MRO

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 Mauritania , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government revenue (% of GDP) for Mauritania in year 2015 is 29.899 %. 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 Mauritania No. 84 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 %; Mauritania is 0.33 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Mauritania was 26.52 % General government revenue (% of GDP) for Mauritania in 2015 was or will be 12.75% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Mauritania was or will be 30.57 %, which is 2.25% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government revenue (% of GDP) for Mauritania, in other Years
Year %
  2021 28.175
  2020 28.126
  2019 28.991
  2018 29.657
  2017 30.65
  2016 30.572
2015 29.899
  2014 26.517
  2013 25.529
  2012 30.007
  2011 22.313
  2010 21.893
  2009 20.652
  2008 21.303
  2007 23.664
  2006 27.128
  2005 24.417
  2004 26.842
  2003 29.111
  2002 30.167
  2001 21.36
  2000 20.643
  1999 18.532
  1998 18.292
  1997 20.931
  1996 24.104
  1995 19.217
  1994 19.44
  1993 21.295
  1992 17.953
  1991 19.4
  1990 22.47
  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