Ghana Tax Revenue: % of GDP

2008 - 2022 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Ghana Tax revenue: % of GDP

  • Ghana Tax revenue: % of GDP was reported at 9.2 % in Mar 2022.
  • This records a decrease from the previous number of 14.1 % for Dec 2021.
  • Ghana Tax revenue: % of GDP data is updated quarterly, averaging 12.7 % from Mar 2008 to Mar 2022, with 57 observations.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 18.7 % in Jun 2012 and a record low of 9.1 % in Mar 2018.
  • Ghana 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: Quarterly: Middle East and Africa.

CEIC calculates quarterly Tax Revenue as % of Nominal GDP from monthly Tax Revenue and quarterly Nominal GDP. The Ministry of Finance provides Tax Revenue in local currency. Ghana Statistical Service provides Nominal GDP in local currency, based on SNA 2008. Nominal GDP prior to Q1 2013 is based on SNA 1993.

View Ghana's Tax Revenue: % of GDP from Mar 2008 to Mar 2022 in the chart:

Ghana Tax Revenue: % of GDP

What was Ghana's Tax Revenue: % of GDP in Mar 2022?

Ghana Tax revenue: % of GDP was reported at 9.2 % in Mar 2022. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
9.2 Mar 2022 14.1 Dec 2021 9.1 Mar 2018 18.7 Jun 2012 % quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022

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country/region Last Frequency Range
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 (%) 24.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 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 (%) -9.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2008 - Mar 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -522.282 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 768.478 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Mar 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 9.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 80.1 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (GHS bn) 234.411 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (GHS bn) 885.914 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (GHS bn) 162.850 2027 yearly 1982 - 2027
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 20.464 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 131.1 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,584.7 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 32.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Jun 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 118,446.335 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 8,890.714 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 706.787 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,453.6 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 30.9 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 237,263.348 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 74,157.525 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 37.920 May 2022 monthly Feb 1985 - May 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 140.997 May 2022 monthly Jun 1995 - May 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 310.973 May 2022 monthly May 1995 - May 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 205.646 May 2022 monthly Jun 1986 - May 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 0.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -690.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 346.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -69.820 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 18.1 2010 yearly 1975 - 2010
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -69.820 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 28,100.0 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Jun 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 35.6 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -3.522 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -23,540.367 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 14.1 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2005 - Jun 2022
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 1,357.152 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 9,690.208 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 14,911.123 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2022
M2 Growth (%) 13.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 5,867.6 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1965 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 9.318 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 4.0 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Gold Reserves (Metric Ton) 1,000.000 2021 yearly 2008 - 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 17,591.475 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Mar 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 20.0 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2005 - Mar 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 25,818.0 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1967 - Feb 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 24.9 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1968 - Feb 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 8,294.334 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2011 - Mar 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 24.64 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2012 - Mar 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 10.26 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (%) -17.2 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2013 - Jun 2022

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