General government revenue (% of GDP) Data for Year 2008, All Countries

17, Nov 2019, EST.

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Indicator: General government revenue (% of GDP) › Change indicator
Year: 2008 › Change year
Date of Last Update: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)


While looking at the values for General government revenue (% of GDP) data, please note: 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.

Economic Indicators : General government revenue (% of GDP) 2008
Economic Indicator Listing in Year 2008
  General government revenue (% of GDP)   Value  
 Advanced Economies 36.463 % 
 Afghanistan 17.036 % 
 Albania 26.842 % 
 Algeria 47.001 % 
 Angola 50.94 % 
 Antigua and Barbuda 21.379 % 
 Argentina 26.441 % 
 Armenia 20.479 % 
 ASEAN 5 20.758 % 
 Australia 33.984 % 
 Austria 48.349 % 
 Azerbaijan 51.721 % 
 Bahamas 17.194 % 
 Bahrain 27.903 % 
 Bangladesh 9.793 % 
 Barbados 34.892 % 
 Belarus 50.675 % 
 Belgium 49.162 % 
 Belize 28.557 % 
 Benin 19.829 % 
 Bhutan 34.926 % 
 Bolivia 38.902 % 
 Bosnia and Herzegovina 45.514 % 
 Botswana 39.723 % 
 Brazil 35.883 % 
 Brunei Darussalam 63.073 % 
 Bulgaria 36.061 % 
 Burkina Faso 16.829 % 
 Burundi 38.458 % 
 Cambodia 15.886 % 
 Cameroon 21.2 % 
 Canada 39.057 % 
 Cape Verde 29.04 % 
 Central African Republic 15.152 % 
 Chad 22.49 % 
 Chile 25.774 % 
 China 22.564 % 
 Colombia 26.386 % 
 Commonwealth of Independent States 37.117 % 
 Comoros 23.507 % 
 Congo 11.533 % 
 Congo, Republic of 47.025 % 
 Costa Rica 15.458 % 
 Croatia 41.932 % 
 Cyprus 39.712 % 
 Czech Republic 38.052 % 
 Denmark 53.702 % 
 Developing Asia 21.616 % 
 Djibouti 41.814 % 
 Dominica 35.441 % 
 Dominican Republic 15.078 % 
 Ecuador 35.796 % 
 Egypt 26.639 % 
 El Salvador 16.56 % 
 Emerging and Developing Economies 29.261 % 
 Emerging and developing Europe 36.366 % 
 Equatorial Guinea 42.536 % 
 Eritrea 21.003 % 
 Estonia 36.092 % 
 Ethiopia 15.874 % 
 Euro Area 44.394 % 
 European Union 43.332 % 
 Fiji 25.998 % 
 Finland 52.44 % 
 France 49.807 % 
 Gabon 29.923 % 
 Gambia 17.945 % 
 Georgia 30.69 % 
 Germany 43.376 % 
 Ghana 15.949 % 
 Greece 40.643 % 
 Grenada 24.18 % 
 Guam 26.931 % 
 Guatemala 12.025 % 
 Guinea 16.13 % 
 Guinea Bissau 23.08 % 
 Haiti 15.067 % 
 Honduras 26.446 % 
 Hong Kong 18.877 % 
 Hungary 45.108 % 
 Iceland 42.535 % 
 India 19.708 % 
 Indonesia 19.448 % 
 Iran 22.743 % 
 Iraq 56.399 % 
 Ireland 34.865 % 
 Israel 38.904 % 
 Italy 45.138 % 
 Ivory Coast 19.877 % 
 Jamaica 27.289 % 
 Japan 31.62 % 
 Jordan 30.077 % 
 Kazakhstan 28.295 % 
 Kenya 19.447 % 
 Kiribati 65.421 % 
 Korea 22.328 % 
 Kosovo 24.29 % 
 Kuwait 60.561 % 
 Kyrgyzstan 30.279 % 
 Laos 15.931 % 
 Latvia 33.515 % 
 Lebanon 24.712 % 
 Lesotho 64.769 % 
 Liberia 19.482 % 
 Libya 68.368 % 
 Lithuania 33.771 % 
 Luxembourg 42.561 % 
 Macau 37.112 % 
 Macedonia 32.833 % 
 Madagascar 15.938 % 
 Major advanced economies (G7) 35.941 % 
 Malawi 28.075 % 
 Malaysia 23.849 % 
 Maldives 27.453 % 
 Mali 16.982 % 
 Malta 38.41 % 
 Marshall Islands 65.221 % 
 Mauritania 21.303 % 
 Mauritius 21.041 % 
 Mexico 25.022 % 
 Micronesia 57.674 % 
 Middle East 41.663 % 
 Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan 39.804 % 
 Moldova 40.628 % 
 Mongolia 22.963 % 
 Montenegro 49.083 % 
 Morocco 31.255 % 
 Mozambique 21.803 % 
 Myanmar 11.636 % 
 Namibia 32.453 % 
 Nepal 14.942 % 
 Netherlands 43.782 % 
 New Zealand 36.097 % 
 Nicaragua 21.49 % 
 Niger 24.133 % 
 Nigeria 20.582 % 
 Norway 57.404 % 
 Oman 47.411 % 
 Other Advanced Economies (Excluding G7 and Eurozone) 34.795 % 
 Pakistan 14.383 % 
 Palau 43.552 % 
 Panama 24.526 % 
 Papua New Guinea 32.594 % 
 Paraguay 20.017 % 
 Peru 22.248 % 
 Philippines 18.664 % 
 Poland 40.792 % 
 Portugal 41.57 % 
 Qatar 32.964 % 
 Romania 31.57 % 
 Russia 36.724 % 
 Rwanda 25.2 % 
 Saint Kitts and Nevis 28.901 % 
 Saint Lucia 25.747 % 
 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 28.473 % 
 Samoa 26.825 % 
 San Marino 15.049 % 
 Sao Tome and Principe 42.819 % 
 Saudi Arabia 56.482 % 
 Senegal 21.846 % 
 Serbia 41.531 % 
 Seychelles 34.871 % 
 Sierra Leone 12.695 % 
 Singapore 24 % 
 Slovakia 34.318 % 
 Slovenia 40.418 % 
 Solomon Islands 46.528 % 
 South Africa 28.216 % 
 Spain 36.723 % 
 Sri Lanka 15.564 % 
 Sub Saharan African 25.233 % 
 Sudan 24.022 % 
 Suriname 23.832 % 
 Swaziland 34.233 % 
 Sweden 51.283 % 
 Switzerland 32.431 % 
 Syria 20.065 % 
 Taiwan 16.969 % 
 Tajikistan 22.12 % 
 Tanzania 16.555 % 
 Thailand 20.027 % 
 Timor Leste (East Timor) 57.769 % 
 Togo 17.032 % 
 Tonga 30.019 % 
 Trinidad and Tobago 38.857 % 
 Tunisia 24.167 % 
 Turkey 31.787 % 
 Turkmenistan 20.867 % 
 Tuvalu 72.397 % 
 Uganda 13.498 % 
 Ukraine 42.356 % 
 United Arab Emirates 42.03 % 
 United Kingdom 37.095 % 
 United States 30.645 % 
 Uruguay 27.124 % 
 Uzbekistan 40.685 % 
 Vanuatu 26.975 % 
 Venezuela 31.418 % 
 Vietnam 26.579 % 
 Western Hemisphere 29.698 % 
 World Average 31.08 % 
 Yemen 36.715 % 
 Zambia 18.79 % 
 Zimbabwe 2.236 % 
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