Gabon: Tax revenue

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 Gabon

Tax revenue, percent of GDP

 Latest value 11.48
 Year 2019
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2012 - 2019
 Average 12.79
 Min - Max 10.22 - 16.06
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Gabon from 2012 to 2019. The average value for Gabon during that period was 12.79 percent with a minimum of 10.22 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 16.06 percent in 2013. The latest value from 2019 is 11.48 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 128 countries is 17.05 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes. Certain compulsory transfers such as fines, penalties, and most social security contributions are excluded. Refunds and corrections of erroneously collected tax revenue are treated as negative revenue.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Government spending, percent of GDP 10.48 2022 percent
 Government spending, in dollars 2.21 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Fiscal balance, percent of GDP 0.80 2022 percent
 Government debt 63.65 2022 percent
 Tax revenue 11.48 2019 percent
 Commercial tax rate 47.10 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 632 2019 hours
 Number of taxes 50 2019 taxes
 Taxes on goods and services 10.62 2019 percent
 Taxes on international trade 14.88 2019 percent
 Income and profits taxes 29.40 2019 percent
 Foreign aid 97.06 2021 million U.S. dollars
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