Bangladesh Tax Revenue: % of GDP

2006 - 2021 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Bangladesh Tax revenue: % of GDP

  • Bangladesh Tax revenue: % of GDP was reported at 7.9 % in Dec 2021.
  • This records an increase from the previous number of 7.0 % for Dec 2020.
  • Bangladesh Tax revenue: % of GDP data is updated yearly, averaging 8.0 % from Dec 2006 to 2021, with 16 observations.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 9.6 % in 2015 and a record low of 7.0 % in 2020.
  • Bangladesh 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: Asia.

CEIC shifts year-end for annual Tax Revenue as % of Nominal GDP and calculates it from monthly Tax Revenue and annual Nominal GDP. Bangladesh Bank provides Tax Revenue in local currency. The Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency. Tax Revenue covers Central Government only. Nominal GDP prior 2016 is based on old classification of data. Nominal GDP is reported in annual frequency, ending in June of each year.

View Bangladesh's Tax Revenue: % of GDP from 2006 to 2021 in the chart:

Bangladesh Tax Revenue: % of GDP

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

Bangladesh Tax revenue: % of GDP was reported at 7.9 % in Dec 2021. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
7.9 2021 7.0 2020 7.0 2020 9.6 2015 % yearly 2006 - 2021

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 19.3 2021 yearly 2008 - 2021
Algeria (%) 5.4 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Argentina (%) 16.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2022
Armenia (%) 18.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022
Australia (%) 26.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2022
Austria (%) 27.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 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 (%) 30.0 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Bolivia (%) 16.4 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 22.0 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Botswana (%) 28.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2007 - Sep 2022
Brazil (%) 16.9 Dec 2022 quarterly Sep 1994 - Dec 2022
Brunei (%) 1.9 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Bulgaria (%) 26.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2022
Cambodia (%) 16.3 2021 yearly 2013 - 2021
Canada (%) 11.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2022
Chile (%) 20.4 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
China (%) 12.4 Dec 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2022
Colombia (%) 16.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Croatia (%) 25.8 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2019
Cyprus (%) 29.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2022
Czech Republic (%) 18.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2022
Denmark (%) 39.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Ecuador (%) 12.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Egypt (%) 5.4 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Estonia (%) 21.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
European Union (%) 26.9 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Finland (%) 27.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
France (%) 17.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Georgia (%) 20.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Germany (%) 23.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2022
Ghana (%) 14.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2022
Greece (%) 29.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 5.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 1979 - Sep 2022
Hungary (%) 23.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Iceland (%) 30.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2022
India (%) 7.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2022
Indonesia (%) 10.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2022
Iran (%) 5.9 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Ireland (%) 16.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Israel (%) 24.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2022
Italy (%) 29.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Ivory Coast (%) 12.5 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Japan (%) 12.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 1983 - Sep 2022
Jordan (%) 15.2 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Kazakhstan (%) 20.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022
Kenya (%) 7.2 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
South Korea (%) 18.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Kosovo (%) 25.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2022
Kuwait (%) 1.5 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 22.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2022
Laos (%) 10.0 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Latvia (%) 19.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Lebanon (%) 10.9 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Lithuania (%) 18.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Luxembourg (%) 27.5 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Macau SAR, China (%) 19.9 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
North Macedonia (%) 17.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2022
Malawi (%) 11.7 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Malaysia (%) 12.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2022
Malta (%) 23.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Mauritius (%) 18.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2022
Mexico (%) 11.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2022
Moldova (%) 20.4 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Mongolia (%) 24.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Montenegro (%) 20.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2022
Morocco (%) 22.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2022
Mozambique (%) 18.4 2016 yearly 1996 - 2016
Myanmar (%) 4.4 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Nepal (%) 19.1 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
Netherlands (%) 23.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
New Zealand (%) 31.5 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Norway (%) 37.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2022
Oman (%) 3.7 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Pakistan (%) 5.7 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 21.4 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Panama (%) 6.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2022
Paraguay (%) 11.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2022
Peru (%) 15.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2022
Philippines (%) 16.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2022
Poland (%) 15.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2022
Portugal (%) 22.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2022
Russia (%) 19.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2022
Serbia (%) 37.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
Singapore (%) 15.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1987 - Sep 2022
Slovakia (%) 13.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
Slovenia (%) 19.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
South Africa (%) 21.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2022
Spain (%) 24.5 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 7.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2022
Sudan (%) 4.0 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Sweden (%) 22.7 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Switzerland (%) 28.4 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Taiwan (%) 9.8 Dec 2022 quarterly Mar 1975 - Dec 2022
Tajikistan (%) 20.5 2016 yearly 2000 - 2016
Thailand (%) 13.3 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Tunisia (%) 22.7 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.1 2022 yearly 2006 - 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 539.458 Aug 2022 monthly Jul 2008 - Aug 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 2,532.552 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1990 - Nov 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 7.9 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 20.6 2022 yearly 2010 - 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BDT bn) 7,011.275 2024 yearly 1980 - 2024
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BDT bn) 27,689.290 2027 yearly 2003 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (BDT bn) 6,864.350 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Government Revenue & Foreign Grants (BDT mn) 289,240.000 Aug 2022 monthly Jul 2008 - Aug 2022
Government Overall Balance: Excluding Grants (BDT mn) 51,200.000 Aug 2022 monthly Jul 2008 - Aug 2022
Government Debt: Domestic (DO): Net (BDT mn) 2,888,706.000 Oct 2022 monthly Apr 2002 - Oct 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 7.192 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -2,114.9 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 3,770.0 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 21.8 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1987 - Nov 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 8,845.904 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 146,906.098 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 4,168.934 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 5,884.9 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) -2.9 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1987 - Nov 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 121,777.785 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 543,566.032 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 705.010 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1973 - Oct 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 201.541 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 48.510 Oct 2022 monthly Nov 1998 - Oct 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,499.140 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2022
Import Price Index (2005-2006=100) 283.380 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Export Price Index (2005-2006=100) 240.500 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Imports: Textile and Articles Thereof (BDT mn) 48,301.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1999 - Nov 2022
Imports: Capital Machinery (BDT mn) 26,446.200 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 2005 - Nov 2022
Imports: Cotton (BDT mn) 38,818.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1999 - Nov 2022
Imports: Yarn (BDT mn) 21,815.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1999 - Nov 2022
Terms of Trade Index (2005-2006=100) 87.110 2018 yearly 2007 - 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -0.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,100.0 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1997 - Nov 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.8 2022 yearly 1998 - 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,159.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2003 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 2022 yearly 1998 - 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -121.655 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.1 2022 yearly 1998 - 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -57.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -64.512 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 92,694.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 11.4 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 19,088.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 4.5 2022 yearly 2012 - 2022
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -23.953 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -69,307.936 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance (USD mn) -7,548.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -3,332.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Private Transfers (PT) (USD mn) 5,932.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 1,745.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Export F.O.B (USD mn) 13,263.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) -752.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 15.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: Net Errors & Omissions (USD mn) -231.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
Balance of Payment(BoP): USD: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) -3,610.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 2,232.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Official Transfers (USD mn) 15.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) -20.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: FDI: of which net inflow (USD mn) 457.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2015 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Import F.O.B (USD mn) -19,348.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 93.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account: Capital Transfers (USD mn) 36.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) 1,306.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Services (USD mn) -1,066.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) -1,234.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,159.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
IIP: Assets (BDT mn) 4,499,769.445 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (BDT mn) -6,653,561.845 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
IIP: Liabilities (BDT mn) 11,153,331.290 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Outstanding External Debt as Percentage of GDP (%) 12.510 2022 yearly 1997 - 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 9.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 44,200.235 Nov 2022 monthly Jun 1986 - Nov 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 177,599.224 Nov 2022 monthly Jun 1986 - Nov 2022
M2 Growth (%) 8.6 Nov 2022 monthly Jun 1987 - Nov 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.0 Dec 2022 monthly Oct 1999 - Dec 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 30,049.9 Dec 2022 monthly Dec 1972 - Dec 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 4.000 Dec 2022 monthly Oct 1999 - Dec 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 5.1 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 818.307 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1972 - Dec 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 162,293.276 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 1986 - Nov 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 6.6 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 1987 - Nov 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 178,099.4 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1987 - Nov 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 15.8 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1988 - Nov 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 179,002.418 Nov 2022 monthly Jun 1991 - Nov 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 10.93 Nov 2022 monthly Jun 1992 - Nov 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 33.83 2022 yearly 1974 - 2022

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