Portugal General government revenue (% of GDP) Statistics

20, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Portugal › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government revenue (% of GDP) › See all Portugal 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: Euro
Currency Symbol: EUR

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 Portugal , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government revenue (% of GDP) for Portugal in year 2015 is 43.859 %. 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 Portugal No. 24 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 %; Portugal is 13.63 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Portugal was 44.53 % General government revenue (% of GDP) for Portugal in 2015 was or will be 1.50% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government revenue (% of GDP) for Portugal was or will be 43.62 %, which is 0.55% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government revenue (% of GDP) for Portugal, in other Years
Year %
  2021 42.64
  2020 42.789
  2019 42.95
  2018 43.086
  2017 43.172
  2016 43.617
2015 43.859
  2014 44.527
  2013 45.097
  2012 42.868
  2011 42.634
  2010 40.647
  2009 40.418
  2008 41.57
  2007 41.478
  2006 40.914
  2005 40.483
  2004 39.87
  2003 40.901
  2002 40.378
  2001 39.325
  2000 39.429
  1999 39.522
  1998 38.312
  1997 38.744
  1996 38.412
  1995 37.446
  1994 35.389
  1993 38.417
  1992 43.019
  1991 38.006
  1990 35.337
  1989 37.966
  1988 37.855
  1987 37.253
  1986 42.196
  1985 n/a
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a