Iran Tax Revenue: % of GDP

1996 - 2019 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Iran Tax revenue: % of GDP

  • Iran Tax revenue: % of GDP was reported at 5.8 % in Dec 2019.
  • This records a decrease from the previous number of 5.9 % for Dec 2018.
  • Iran Tax revenue: % of GDP data is updated yearly, averaging 5.8 % from Dec 1996 to 2019, with 24 observations.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 8.5 % in 1999 and a record low of 4.6 % in 1996.
  • Iran 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 shifts year-end for annual Tax Revenue as % of Nominal GDP and calculates it from annual Tax Revenue and annual Nominal GDP. The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Finance provides Tax Revenue in local currency. The Central Bank of The Islamic Republic of Iran provides Nominal GDP in local currency. Tax Revenue as % of GDP is reported in annual frequency, ending in March of each year.

View Iran's Tax Revenue: % of GDP from 1996 to 2019 in the chart:

Iran Tax Revenue: % of GDP

What was Iran's Tax Revenue: % of GDP in 2019?

Iran Tax revenue: % of GDP was reported at 5.8 % in Dec 2019. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
5.8 2019 5.9 2018 4.6 1996 8.5 1999 % yearly 1996 - 2019

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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 (%) 1.8 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
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 (%) -4.8 Mar 2019 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -13,054.478 Mar 2020 quarterly Jun 2005 - Mar 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 38,295.238 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 5.8 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 9.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (IRR bn) 48,431,375.310 2028 yearly 1991 - 2028
Forecast: Government Net Debt (IRR bn) 118,430,357.100 2028 yearly 1997 - 2028
Forecast: Government Revenue (IRR bn) 25,244,384.530 2028 yearly 1991 - 2028
Govt Revenues excl Special Rev: Tax: on Goods & Services: Value Added (IRR bn) 388,100.000 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.488 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 23,368.0 2021 yearly 1948 - 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 72,345.0 2021 yearly 1948 - 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 54.2 2021 yearly 1949 - 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 599,149.522 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 82,007.491 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 91,409.401 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 38,893.0 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) -11.7 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 958,136.222 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 703,280.906 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 0.125 May 2022 monthly Feb 2016 - May 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 2.080 May 2022 monthly May 2001 - May 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 663.240 May 2022 monthly Dec 1990 - May 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 514.304 May 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - May 2022
Exports (USD mn) 34,861.000 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
Exports: IG: Plastic Materials and Their Products (USD mn) 5,639.000 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Exports: Industrial Goods (IG) (USD mn) 33,233.350 2019 yearly 1979 - 2019
Exports: United Arab Emirates (USD mn) 4,661.620 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Germany (USD mn) 233.060 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Iraq (USD mn) 7,448.430 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: China (USD mn) 9,077.120 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Russia (USD mn) 504.580 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Chemicals (USD mn) 6,212.880 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
Imports: Miscellaneous Finished Products (MF) (USD mn) 1,455.590 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
Imports: Mineral Products, Fuels, Industrial Oils and Grease (MP) (USD mn) 487.690 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
Imports: Foodstuffs and Live Animals (FA) (USD mn) 7,670.380 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
Imports: Machinery and Transportation Vehicles (MT) (USD mn) 13,616.510 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
Imports: Natural Gas (Cub m bn) 0.300 2021 yearly 1974 - 2021
Imports: United Arab Emirates (USD mn) 9,757.790 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Russia (USD mn) 1,070.260 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Germany (USD mn) 1,851.170 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: China (USD mn) 9,843.010 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Turkey (USD mn) 4,400.090 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 156.0 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -707.7 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -0.1 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,224.0 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.1 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 164.500 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 9,142.1 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 1.0 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,966.2 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.2 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 9.784 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
BoP: CA: Current Transfers (USD mn) 654.500 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
BoP: CA: Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -817.000 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
BoP: CA: Services (USD mn) -3,998.700 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
BoP: CA: Income (USD mn) -599.300 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
BoP: CA: Current Transfers: Debit (USD mn) 342.100 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
BoP: CA: Goods (USD mn) 3,235.800 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
BoP: CA: Income: Credit (USD mn) 1,147.800 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
BoP: CA: CF: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 0.000 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
BoP: CA: Income: Debit (USD mn) 1,747.100 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
BoP: CA: CF: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) -5,969.000 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
BoP: CA: Current Transfers: Credit (USD mn) 996.600 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 7.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Dec 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 281,428.571 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Jul 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 1,250,033.333 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Jul 2022
M2 Growth (%) 37.4 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2000 - Jul 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 10.0 Aug 2022 monthly Mar 2008 - Aug 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 810,159.524 2020 yearly 1973 - 2020
Total Deposits Growth (%) 41.1 2020 yearly 1974 - 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 276,897.2 Feb 2017 monthly Jan 1964 - Feb 2017
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 25.8 Feb 2017 monthly Jan 1965 - Feb 2017
Total Loans (USD mn) 236,845.352 2016 yearly 1967 - 2016
Total Loans Growth (%) 23.00 2016 yearly 1968 - 2016
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 60.30 2016 yearly 1961 - 2016
Money Supply: Monetary Base (IRR bn) 6,530,300.000 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Jul 2022
Money Supply: M2: M1 (IRR bn) 11,820,000.000 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Jul 2022
Money Supply: M2: Quasi Money (IRR bn) 40,681,400.000 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Jul 2022

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