Ivory Coast: Fiscal balance, percent of GDP

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 Ivory Coast

Fiscal balance, percent of GDP

 Latest value -3.04
 Year 2019
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2008 - 2019
 Average -2.60
 Min - Max -4.51 - 0.86
 Source Central Bank of West African States
For that indicator, we provide data for the Ivory Coast from 2008 to 2019. The average value for the Ivory Coast during that period was -2.6 percent with a minimum of -4.51 percent in 2017 and a maximum of 0.86 percent in 2009. The latest value from 2019 is -3.04 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 188 countries is -1.45 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Ivory Coast - Fiscal balance, percent of GDP - Recent values chart

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Ivory Coast - Fiscal balance, percent of GDP - historical chart - 2008-2019




Definition: The fiscal (budget) balance is the difference between government revenue and government expenditure. We express the value as percent of GDP to relate it to the size of the economy.

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 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Government spending, percent of GDP 10.43 2020 percent
 Government spending, in dollars 6.57 2020 billion U.S. dollars
 Fiscal balance, percent of GDP -3.04 2019 percent
 Government debt 55.28 2022 percent
 Tax revenue 12.56 2021 percent
 Commercial tax rate 50.10 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 187 2019 hours
 Number of taxes 25 2019 taxes
 Taxes on goods and services 40.70 2021 percent
 Taxes on international trade 23.92 2021 percent
 Income and profits taxes 24.25 2021 percent
 Foreign aid 1,551.30 2021 million U.S. dollars
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