Lesotho - Revenue

Revenue, excluding grants (current LCU)

The value for Revenue, excluding grants (current LCU) in Lesotho was 8,756,600,000 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 18 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 8,756,600,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 627,564,000 in 1990.

Definition: Revenue is cash receipts from taxes, social contributions, and other revenues such as fines, fees, rent, and income from property or sales. Grants are also considered as revenue but are excluded here.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files.

Year Value
1990 627,564,000
1991 819,655,000
1992 1,003,050,000
1993 1,269,431,000
1994 1,438,500,000
1995 1,685,300,000
1996 2,034,600,000
1997 2,247,700,000
1998 2,170,100,000
1999 2,310,600,000
2000 2,625,100,000
2001 2,788,400,000
2002 3,034,700,000
2003 3,468,867,000
2004 4,253,299,000
2005 4,534,036,000
2006 6,487,591,000
2007 7,125,761,000
2008 8,756,600,000

Revenue, excluding grants (% of GDP)

Revenue, excluding grants (% of GDP) in Lesotho was 65.19 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 67.05 in 2006, while its lowest value was 43.83 in 2002.

Definition: Revenue is cash receipts from taxes, social contributions, and other revenues such as fines, fees, rent, and income from property or sales. Grants are also considered as revenue but are excluded here.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

See also:

Year Value
1990 44.54
1991 48.76
1992 48.81
1993 53.84
1994 53.66
1995 54.09
1996 58.00
1997 56.73
1998 47.91
1999 47.18
2000 49.05
2001 45.85
2002 43.83
2003 47.31
2004 53.35
2005 52.10
2006 67.05
2007 63.31
2008 65.19

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance