St. Lucia - Tax revenue

Tax revenue (current LCU)

The value for Tax revenue (current LCU) in St. Lucia was 855,503,400 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 14 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 855,503,400 in 2014 and a minimum value of 397,405,400 in 2001.

Definition: Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes. Certain compulsory transfers such as fines, penalties, and most social security contributions are excluded. Refunds and corrections of erroneously collected tax revenue are treated as negative revenue.

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

Year Value
2000 429,352,500
2001 397,405,400
2002 404,946,000
2003 431,011,000
2004 495,707,500
2005 540,828,000
2006 603,824,600
2007 659,047,500
2008 725,324,400
2009 724,039,300
2010 729,019,300
2011 764,294,500
2012 740,239,300
2013 814,250,900
2014 855,503,400

Tax revenue (% of GDP)

Tax revenue (% of GDP) in St. Lucia was 20.42 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 14 years was 21.23 in 2009, while its lowest value was 19.08 in 2012.

Definition: Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes. Certain compulsory transfers such as fines, penalties, and most social security contributions are excluded. Refunds and corrections of erroneously collected tax revenue are treated as negative revenue.

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

See also:

Year Value
2000 20.28
2001 19.79
2002 20.04
2003 19.38
2004 20.56
2005 21.06
2006 19.72
2007 19.11
2008 20.95
2009 21.23
2010 19.54
2011 19.69
2012 19.08
2013 20.24
2014 20.42

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance