Malawi Tax Revenue: % of GDP

2009 - 2020 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Malawi Tax revenue: % of GDP

  • Malawi Tax revenue: % of GDP was reported at 11.7 % in Dec 2020.
  • This records a decrease from the previous number of 12.0 % for Dec 2019.
  • Malawi Tax revenue: % of GDP data is updated yearly, averaging 14.3 % from Dec 2009 to 2020, with 12 observations.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 15.9 % in 2014 and a record low of 11.7 % in 2020.
  • Malawi 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.

The World Bank provides annual Tax Revenue as % of Nominal GDP.

View Malawi's Tax Revenue: % of GDP from 2009 to 2020 in the chart:

Malawi Tax Revenue: % of GDP

What was Malawi's Tax Revenue: % of GDP in 2020?

Malawi Tax revenue: % of GDP was reported at 11.7 % in Dec 2020. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
11.7 2020 12.0 2019 11.7 2020 15.9 2014 % yearly 2009 - 2020

Tax Revenue: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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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 (%) 15.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 1994 - Sep 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 (%) 12.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 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 (%) 16.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Georgia (%) 20.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Germany (%) 23.2 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 (%) -0.9 Nov 2022 monthly Apr 2005 - Nov 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -100.867 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 2005 - Nov 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 1,427.687 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 11.7 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 2,620.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 66.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Forecast: Government Expenditure (MWK bn) 4,624.607 2027 yearly 2002 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (MWK bn) 15,089.326 2027 yearly 2002 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (MWK bn) 3,759.857 2027 yearly 2002 - 2027
Central Government: Net Financing (MWK bn) 76.800 Sep 2022 monthly Oct 2005 - Sep 2022
Central Government: Deficit or Surplus (MWK bn) -104.400 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 2005 - Nov 2022
Central Government: Expenditure (MWK bn) 248.800 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 2005 - Nov 2022
Central Government: Revenue and Grants: Revenue (MWK bn) 121.600 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 2005 - Nov 2022
Central Government: Revenue and Grants (MWK bn) 194.700 Oct 2022 monthly Oct 2005 - Oct 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 8.890 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -30.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1964 - Jun 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 75.2 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) -8.4 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 26.947 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 135.664 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 24.405 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 105.5 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) -40.9 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 115,494.190 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 51,294.844 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 7.487 Oct 2022 monthly Dec 1984 - Oct 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 29.489 Oct 2022 monthly Jul 1987 - Oct 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 0.527 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Oct 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 32.306 Oct 2022 monthly Feb 1999 - Oct 2022
Foreign Trade: Re-Exports (MWK mn) 244.100 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2022
Foreign Trade: Exports (MWK mn) 77,715.300 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2022
Foreign Trade: Imports (MWK mn) 109,040.500 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2022
Foreign Trade Balance (MWK mn) -143,157.100 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -19.1 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,462.6 2021 yearly 1977 - 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -12.1 2021 yearly 1977 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 46.3 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 316.307 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.6 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -0.0 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -146.327 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
External Debt (MWK mn) 2,812,733.5 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 39.4 2014 yearly 2006 - 2014
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 145.6 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.6 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.359 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -6,362.974 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
BoP: Current and Capital Account (MWK mn) -99,300.000 2012 yearly 2003 - 2012
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 0.3 2011 yearly 2006 - 2011
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 58.031 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2015 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 1,005.072 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Apr 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 2,560.221 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1975 - Nov 2022
M2 Growth (%) 37.9 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - Oct 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 3.8 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2019 - Dec 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 413.8 Oct 2021 monthly Jun 1965 - Oct 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 7.753 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 1.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 22.783 Jul 2014 monthly Jan 1972 - Jul 2014
Total Deposits (USD mn) 147.988 Nov 2022 monthly Feb 2005 - Nov 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 143.4 Nov 2022 monthly Feb 2006 - Nov 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 3,330.3 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1975 - Nov 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 29.2 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - Nov 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 17.7 Dec 2011 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2011
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 8.19 2021 yearly 2017 - 2021
Monetary Aggregates: Quasi Money (MWK bn) 848.900 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Apr 2021
Monetary Aggregates: M1 (MWK bn) 796.100 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Apr 2021
Monetary Aggregates: M2 (MWK bn) 2,627.900 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1975 - Nov 2022
Monetary Survey: Official Foreign Reserves (MWK mn) 411,940.200 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1975 - Sep 2022

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