Bahrain Tax Revenue: % of GDP

1990 - 2021 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Bahrain Tax revenue: % of GDP

  • Bahrain Tax revenue: % of GDP was reported at 3.7 % in Dec 2021.
  • This records an increase from the previous number of 3.7 % for Dec 2020.
  • Bahrain Tax revenue: % of GDP data is updated yearly, averaging 3.2 % from Dec 1990 to 2021, with 32 observations.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 4.3 % in 1998 and a record low of 1.6 % in 2011.
  • Bahrain Tax revenue: % of GDP data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by CEIC Data.
  • The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Global Economic Monitor – Table: Tax Revenue: % of Nominal GDP: Annual: Middle East and Africa.

CEIC calculates annual Tax Revenue as % of Nominal GDP from annual Tax Revenue and annual Nominal GDP. The Ministry of Finance and National Economy provides Tax Revenue in local currency. Central Informatics Organization provides Nominal GDP in local currency. Tax Revenue covers Non Oil sector only.

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Bahrain Tax Revenue: % of GDP

What was Bahrain's Tax Revenue: % of GDP in 2021?

Bahrain Tax revenue: % of GDP was reported at 3.7 % in Dec 2021. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
3.7 2021 3.7 2020 1.6 2011 4.3 1998 % yearly 1990 - 2021

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Albania (%) 19.3 2021 yearly 2008 - 2021
Algeria (%) 5.8 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
Argentina (%) 15.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Armenia (%) 25.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Australia (%) 31.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2022
Austria (%) 26.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Azerbaijan (%) 15.4 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Bahrain (%) 3.7 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Bangladesh (%) 7.9 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Belarus (%) 22.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Sep 2021
Belgium (%) 29.8 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Bolivia (%) 18.3 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 21.5 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Botswana (%) 21.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2007 - Mar 2022
Brazil (%) 16.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1994 - Jun 2022
Brunei (%) 2.1 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Bulgaria (%) 31.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2022
Cambodia (%) 16.3 2021 yearly 2013 - 2021
Canada (%) 13.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2022
Chile (%) 20.4 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
China (%) 11.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
Colombia (%) 17.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Croatia (%) 25.8 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2019
Cyprus (%) 25.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Czech Republic (%) 17.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Denmark (%) 43.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Ecuador (%) 14.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Egypt (%) 5.5 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Estonia (%) 19.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
European Union (%) 26.9 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Finland (%) 32.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
France (%) 18.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
Georgia (%) 28.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
Germany (%) 24.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2022
Ghana (%) 9.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Greece (%) 22.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 7.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1979 - Jun 2022
Hungary (%) 25.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Iceland (%) 31.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2022
India (%) 7.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 1997 - Jun 2022
Indonesia (%) 12.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2022
Iran (%) 5.8 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Ireland (%) 15.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Israel (%) 25.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Jun 2022
Italy (%) 24.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Ivory Coast (%) 12.0 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Japan (%) 15.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 1983 - Jun 2022
Jordan (%) 15.3 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Kazakhstan (%) 23.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Kenya (%) 6.2 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
South Korea (%) 19.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Kosovo (%) 27.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2022
Kuwait (%) 1.5 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 124.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2022
Laos (%) 10.0 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Latvia (%) 19.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Lebanon (%) 10.9 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Lithuania (%) 22.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Luxembourg (%) 27.2 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Macau SAR, China (%) 20.0 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
North Macedonia (%) 17.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2022
Malawi (%) 11.7 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Malaysia (%) 11.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2022
Malta (%) 23.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Mauritius (%) 18.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2022
Mexico (%) 16.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Moldova (%) 19.9 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Mongolia (%) 21.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Montenegro (%) 29.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Morocco (%) 24.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2022
Mozambique (%) 18.4 2016 yearly 1996 - 2016
Myanmar (%) 4.5 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Nepal (%) 19.1 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
Netherlands (%) 29.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
New Zealand (%) 31.6 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Norway (%) 35.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2022
Oman (%) 3.6 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Pakistan (%) 5.7 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 21.4 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Panama (%) 7.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2022
Paraguay (%) 9.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Peru (%) 19.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2022
Philippines (%) 15.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Jun 2022
Poland (%) 17.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2022
Portugal (%) 23.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Russia (%) 23.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Serbia (%) 42.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Singapore (%) 15.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1987 - Jun 2022
Slovakia (%) 15.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Slovenia (%) 22.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
South Africa (%) 24.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2022
Spain (%) 24.5 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 6.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
Sudan (%) 4.0 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Sweden (%) 22.7 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Switzerland (%) 27.3 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Taiwan (%) 16.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1975 - Jun 2022
Tajikistan (%) 20.5 2016 yearly 2000 - 2016
Thailand (%) 13.3 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Tunisia (%) 24.6 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -13.0 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -4,576.393 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 1,433.202 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 3.7 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 38,068.4 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 2001 - Jul 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 95.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2007 - Mar 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BHD bn) 4.987 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BHD bn) 25.321 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (BHD bn) 3.470 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Government Budget: Net Surplus or Deficit (BHD mn) -1,721.094 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Government Budget: Revenue: Non Oil: Taxation and Fees (BHD mn) 539.000 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Net Government Debt: Outstanding (BHD mn) 10,730.785 2017 yearly 1995 - 2017
Domestic Public Debt Instruments: Outstanding (BHD mn) 14,316.800 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 2001 - Jul 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.242 2027 yearly 1996 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 4,904.0 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 8,632.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 70.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2019 - Jun 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 5,003,373.747 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,822.710 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,231.640 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 6,228.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 60.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2019 - Jun 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 160,364.686 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 61,228.610 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 163.566 May 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - May 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 42.122 May 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - May 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 65.367 May 2022 monthly Nov 1994 - May 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 199.019 Sep 2019 monthly Jan 1989 - Sep 2019
Imports (BHD mn) 2,342.400 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Exports (BHD mn) 3,246.400 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Exports: Annual: Re-Exports (BHD mn) 109.900 2007 yearly 1991 - 2007
Exports: HS: Annual (BHD mn) 8,410.900 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Imports: Annual (BHD mn) 6,566.600 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Energy Imports: Value: Crude Oil: Annual (USD th) 2,776,458.000 2020 yearly 1978 - 2020
Energy Exports: Volume: Petroleum Products (Barrel th) 7,489.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1990 - Dec 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 64.3 2021 yearly 1975 - 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 2,027.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 15.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,759.2 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 72.325 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 18.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Mar 2022
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 0.895 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 23,433.782 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 111.170 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn) 0.000 2017 yearly 1975 - 2017
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,403.989 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn) 1,515.160 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Securities (USD mn) 2,572.606 2017 yearly 1975 - 2017
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Equity (USD mn) 981.915 2011 yearly 1975 - 2011
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 2,572.606 2017 yearly 1975 - 2017
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (BHD mn) 4,837.300 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Capital Account (BHD mn) 0.000 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Reserve Assets: Net (BHD mn) -946.300 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Liabilities (BHD mn) 494.500 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Balance of Payments (BoP): Current Account (BHD mn) 978.500 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income (BHD mn) -950.500 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account (BHD mn) -636.700 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Errors and Omissions (BHD mn) -341.800 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Workers' Remittances (BHD mn) -950.100 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services (BHD mn) 1,034.800 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income (BHD mn) -950.100 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net (BHD mn) 97.200 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Assets (BHD mn) -397.300 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Goods (BHD mn) 1,844.300 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (BHD mn) -1,920.500 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net (BHD mn) -425.000 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net: Liabilities (BHD mn) 891.400 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (BHD mn) -3,802.500 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (BHD mn) 970.000 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment (BHD mn) 637.400 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net: Assets (BHD mn) -1,316.400 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
IIP: Liabilities (BHD mn) 44,681.100 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
IIP: Assets (BHD mn) 53,494.100 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
International Investment Position (IIP) (BHD mn) 8,813.000 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
No of Registrations: New Enterprises (Unit) 2,071.000 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 5.5 Mar 2018 semiannually Mar 2013 - Mar 2018
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 8,825.758 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1974 - Jul 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 37,278.937 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1974 - Jul 2022
M2 Growth (%) 5.6 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1975 - Jul 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 5.0 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Aug 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 3,341.0 Apr 2022 monthly Oct 1965 - Apr 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.131 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2007 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.7 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 6.648 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1966 - Jul 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 51,411.265 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.3 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jul 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 51,114.8 Jul 2022 monthly Sep 1991 - Jul 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.4 Jul 2022 monthly Sep 1992 - Jul 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 30,168.235 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 5.85 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Jun 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 68.57 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Money Supply: M3 (BHD mn) 15,152.300 Jul 2022 monthly Sep 1991 - Jul 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency Outside Banks (BHD mn) 535.600 Nov 2018 monthly Jan 1989 - Nov 2018
Money Supply: M3: M2 (BHD mn) 14,019.900 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1974 - Jul 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (BHD mn) 3,319.200 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1974 - Jul 2022
Currency in Circulation (BHD mn) 712.300 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2022
Official Reserves (BHD mn) 1,708.300 Sep 2015 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2015
Deposits: Retail Banks (BHD mn) 19,334.800 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2022
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: Non Bank Residents (NR) (BHD mn) 11,345.700 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: NR: Personal (BHD mn) 5,644.300 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: NR: Business (BHD mn) 5,108.300 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022

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