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Iran: Revenue minus production cost of oil, percent of GDP: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Iran from 1970 to 2016. The average value for Iran during that period was 17.14 percent with a minumum of 0.07 percent in 1970 and a maximum of 31.86 percent in 1979. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Oil rents are the difference between the value of crude oil production at world prices and total costs of production.