Papua New Guinea General government revenue (% of GDP) Statistics

22, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Papua New Guinea › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government revenue (% of GDP) › See all Papua New Guinea 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: Kina
Currency Symbol: PGK

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 Papua New Guinea , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government revenue (% of GDP) for Papua New Guinea in year 2015 is 24.931 %. 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 Papua New Guinea No. 115 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 %; Papua New Guinea is 5.30 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Papua New Guinea was 27.25 % General government revenue (% of GDP) for Papua New Guinea in 2015 was or will be 8.51% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Papua New Guinea was or will be 26.40 %, which is 5.89% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government revenue (% of GDP) for Papua New Guinea, in other Years
Year %
  2021 26.937
  2020 26.915
  2019 26.903
  2018 26.924
  2017 26.993
  2016 26.399
2015 24.931
  2014 27.25
  2013 28.154
  2012 29.179
  2011 30.404
  2010 31.266
  2009 27.302
  2008 32.594
  2007 37.272
  2006 37.216
  2005 35.157
  2004 32.057
  2003 27.671
  2002 27.265
  2001 29.695
  2000 30.465
  1999 28.629
  1998 29.15
  1997 31.162
  1996 28.793
  1995 26.667
  1994 26.828
  1993 27.359
  1992 27.088
  1991 31.937
  1990 33.013
  1989 33.29
  1988 28.55
  1987 35.075
  1986 33.863
  1985 33.552
  1984 33.836
  1983 29.284
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a