World Average General government revenue (% of GDP) Statistics

15, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: World Average › Change country
Economic Indicator: General government revenue (% of GDP) › See all World Average 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: US Dollar
Currency Symbol: US$

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.

General government revenue (% of GDP) Statistics for World Average , Year 2015 - In Detail

General government revenue (% of GDP) for World Average in year 2015 is 30.23 %. 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 World Average n/a 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 %; World Average is 0.00 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, General government revenue (% of GDP) for World Average was 31.03 % General government revenue (% of GDP) for World Average in 2015 was or will be 2.58% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, General government revenue (% of GDP) for World Average was or will be 29.36 %, which is 2.88% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
General government revenue (% of GDP) for World Average, in other Years
Year %
  2021
  2020
  2019 29.25
  2018 29.22
  2017 29.13
  2016 29.27
2015 30.23
  2014 30.99
  2013 30.93
  2012 30.89
  2011 30.38
  2010 30.05
  2009 29.61
  2008 31.08
  2007 31.10
  2006 30.96
  2005 29.53
  2004 28.31
  2003 27.14
  2002 26.57
  2001 26.51
  2000 26.13
  1999 22.59
  1998 21.91
  1997 21.11
  1996 19.90
  1995 19.24
  1994 15.80
  1993 15.15
  1992 14.73
  1991 14.42
  1990 13.33
  1989 8.61
  1988 7.90
  1987 6.68
  1986 6.65
  1985 6.53
  1984 5.60
  1983 5.38
  1982 4.80
  1981 4.49
  1980 3.90