Pakistan Tax Revenue: % of GDP

2000 - 2020 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Pakistan Tax revenue: % of GDP was reported at 5.9 % in Dec 2020. This records a decrease from the previous number of 6.5 % for Dec 2019. Pakistan Tax revenue: % of GDP data is updated yearly, averaging 5.2 % from Dec 2000 to 2020, with 21 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 6.5 % in 2019 and a record low of 4.5 % in 2001. Pakistan 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 quarterly Tax Revenue and annual Nominal GDP. The Ministry of Finance provides year-to-date Tax Revenue in local currency. The Pakistan Bureau of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency. Nominal GDP is in annual frequency, ending in June of each year.

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Pakistan Tax Revenue: % of GDP

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
5.9 2020 6.5 2019 4.5 2001 6.5 2019 % yearly 2000 - 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 18.7 2020 yearly 2008 - 2020
Algeria (%) 5.8 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
Argentina (%) 17.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Armenia (%) 26.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2021
Australia (%) 28.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Mar 2021
Austria (%) 28.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 14.4 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
Bahrain (%) 2.1 2017 yearly 1990 - 2017
Bangladesh (%) 8.0 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Belarus (%) 24.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2020
Belgium (%) 29.8 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Bolivia (%) 18.3 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 22.7 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Botswana (%) 25.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2007 - Dec 2020
Brazil (%) 17.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 1994 - Mar 2021
Brunei (%) 1.9 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Bulgaria (%) 33.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2021
Cambodia (%) 19.4 2019 yearly 2013 - 2019
Canada (%) 13.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
Chile (%) 17.8 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
China (%) 4.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2021
Colombia (%) 15.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Croatia (%) 26.6 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2019
Cyprus (%) 23.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2021
Czech Republic (%) 20.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Denmark (%) 48.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Ecuador (%) 12.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Egypt (%) 5.6 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Estonia (%) 22.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
European Union (%) 26.4 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Finland (%) 30.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
France (%) 15.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2021
Georgia (%) 20.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Germany (%) 23.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2021
Ghana (%) 9.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2020
Greece (%) 32.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 19.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 1979 - Dec 2020
Hungary (%) 24.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Iceland (%) 35.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
India (%) 8.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 1997 - Mar 2021
Indonesia (%) 7.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2021
Iran (%) 6.6 2018 yearly 1996 - 2018
Ireland (%) 20.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Israel (%) 16.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2021
Italy (%) 37.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 12.0 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Japan (%) 9.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 1983 - Mar 2021
Jordan (%) 15.3 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Kazakhstan (%) 12.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Kenya (%) 7.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
South Korea (%) 14.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Kosovo (%) 22.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Kuwait (%) 1.3 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Kyrgyzstan (%) 25.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2021
Laos (%) 10.8 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
Latvia (%) 20.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Lebanon (%) 15.5 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 21.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Luxembourg (%) 26.7 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Macau SAR, China (%) 29.7 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
North Macedonia (%) 16.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Malawi (%) 17.3 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Malaysia (%) 10.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2021
Malta (%) 25.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Mauritius (%) 20.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Mexico (%) 16.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Moldova (%) 19.0 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Mongolia (%) 21.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Montenegro (%) 20.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Morocco (%) 19.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2020
Mozambique (%) 18.4 2016 yearly 1996 - 2016
Myanmar (%) 6.5 2017 yearly 2005 - 2017
Nepal (%) 21.7 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
Netherlands (%) 26.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
New Zealand (%) 29.2 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Norway (%) 27.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2021
Oman (%) 4.1 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Pakistan (%) 5.9 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Palestinian Territory (%) 19.0 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Panama (%) 7.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Paraguay (%) 9.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Peru (%) 16.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2021
Philippines (%) 14.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Mar 2021
Poland (%) 16.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2021
Portugal (%) 26.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Russia (%) 20.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Serbia (%) 38.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
Singapore (%) 16.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1987 - Mar 2021
Slovakia (%) 13.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
Slovenia (%) 20.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
South Africa (%) 25.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Spain (%) 22.3 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Sri Lanka (%) 7.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Sudan (%) 5.8 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Sweden (%) 22.0 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Switzerland (%) 26.9 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Taiwan (%) 8.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1975 - Mar 2021
Tajikistan (%) 20.5 2016 yearly 2000 - 2016
Thailand (%) 13.4 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Tunisia (%) 24.6 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -8.1 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -25,313.496 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 23,763.218 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2000 - Mar 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 5.9 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 84.1 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (PKR bn) 16,834.870 2026 yearly 1993 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (PKR bn) 53,773.430 2026 yearly 1994 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (PKR bn) 14,431.990 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.259 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -3,648.2 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1968 - Jun 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,194.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Apr 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 61.4 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1988 - Jun 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 18,233.785 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 230,583.391 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 6,541.508 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 5,299.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 62.9 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1988 - Jun 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 507,352.644 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 507,230.454 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 335.942 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 1969 - Jan 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 280.511 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 235.137 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,236.577 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2021
Exports: Petroleum & Coal (PKR mn) 5,139.000 Jun 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2021
Trade Balance: USD (USD mn) -3,192.00 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 13.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -2,482.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Jun 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -0.6 2021 yearly 1977 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 167.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1997 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.6 2021 yearly 1977 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 3,029.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.2 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -22.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Mar 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 190.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Mar 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 116,308.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2006 - Mar 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 43.0 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 3,779.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2006 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 1.9 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.970 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -121,056.005 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2020
BoP: Cr: CA: GS: Goods (USD mn) 6,926.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: Dr: CA: GS: Goods (USD mn) 16,250.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -75.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 3,029.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: FA: Other Investment (OI): Liabilities (USD mn) 2,015.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: FA: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) -2,974.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: Cr: CA: GS: Services (USD mn) 1,586.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: FA: Other Investment (OI): Assets (USD mn) -959.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: Dr: CA: Secondary Income (USD mn) 67.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: Credit: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) 17,172.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: Capital Account (CP) (USD mn) 55.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: Cr: Capital Account (CP) (USD mn) 55.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: FA: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn) 13.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: Financial Account (FA): Liabilities (USD mn) 720.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Mar 2021
BoP: Financial Account (FA): Assets (USD mn) -337.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Mar 2021
BoP: Debit: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) 19,654.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn) -37.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: Cr: CA: Primary Income (PI) (USD mn) 169.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: Dr: CA: Primary Income (PI) (USD mn) 1,313.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: Dr: CA: GS: Services (USD mn) 2,024.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income (PI) (USD mn) -1,144.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: CA: Secondary Income (USD mn) 8,424.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: Financial Account (FA) (USD mn) -6,518.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: FA: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) 3,715.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: Dr: Capital Account (CP) (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -3,066.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: CA: GS: Goods (USD mn) -9,324.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: CA: GS: Services (USD mn) -438.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: FA: Direct Investment (USD mn) -478.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
BoP: Cr: CA: Secondary Income (USD mn) 8,491.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (USD mn) -117,724.961 2020 yearly 2014 - 2020
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 30,666.951 2020 yearly 2014 - 2020
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 148,391.913 2020 yearly 2014 - 2020
Workers' Remittances (USD mn) 2,687.994 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 1972 - Jun 2021
Foreign Investment: Direct Investment: United Kingdom (USD mn) 15.632 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 2001 - Jun 2021
Foreign Investment: Direct Investment: Outflow: Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 0.055 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 2012 - Jun 2021
Foreign Investment: Direct Investment: Outflow: United States (USD mn) 0.091 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 2012 - Jun 2021
Foreign Investment: Direct Investment: Outflow: China (USD mn) 3.646 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 2012 - Jun 2021
Foreign Investment: Direct Investment: Italy (USD mn) 2.599 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 2011 - Jun 2021
Foreign Investment: Direct Investment: Outflow: U.A.E (USD mn) 8.262 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 2012 - Jun 2021
Foreign Investment: Direct Investment: Hong Kong (USD mn) 19.150 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 2001 - Jun 2021
Foreign Investment: Direct Investment: Switzerland (USD mn) 3.277 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 2001 - Jun 2021
Foreign Investment: Direct Investment: Outflow: United Kingdom (USD mn) 3.167 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 2012 - Jun 2021
Foreign Investment: Direct Investment: United States (USD mn) 45.077 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 2001 - Jun 2021
FDI: Tobacco & Cigarettes (USD mn) 4.930 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 2001 - Jun 2021
FDI: Food (USD mn) 3.823 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 2001 - Jun 2021
FDI: Chemicals (USD mn) -2.361 Jun 2021 monthly Jul 2001 - Jun 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 9.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 5,662.317 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2003 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 54,304.804 May 2021 monthly Jul 1991 - May 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 146,477.789 May 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - May 2021
M2 Growth (%) 12.7 May 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - May 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 5.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 2006 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 17,148.7 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1959 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 5.000 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 2006 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.7 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jun 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 3,949.078 May 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - May 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 108,140.991 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Total Deposits Growth (%) 18.3 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 162,460.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jun 2008 - Apr 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.3 Apr 2021 monthly Jun 2009 - Apr 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 52,366.406 Feb 2021 monthly Sep 2007 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 4.44 Mar 2021 monthly Sep 2008 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 14.05 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Money Supply M0: Reserve Money (PKR mn) 8,384,917.000 May 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2021
ORA: Gold Including Gold Deposits and Gold Swapped (USD mn) 2,711.52 May 2018 monthly Oct 2003 - May 2018
Non Performing Loans (PKR mn) 866,741.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2003 - Mar 2021

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