Grants and Other Revenue (As % of Revenue) fell to 19.6% in Burkina Faso in 2017

Grants and Other Revenue (As % of Revenue) (%)
Economy | Burkina Faso | May 17, 2019
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Grants and other revenue as a share of revenue reached 19.6 % in 2017 in Burkina Faso, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 17.6 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, grants and other revenue as a share of revenue in Burkina Faso reached an all time high of 37.7 % in 2003 and an all time low of 19.6 % in 2017. When compared to Burkina Faso's main peers, grants and other revenue as a share of revenue in Ivory Coast amounted to 8.35 % and 17.2 % in Mali in 2017.

Burkina Faso has been ranked 32nd within the group of 93 countries we follow in terms of grants and other revenue as a share of revenue, 11 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Grants and other revenue include: grants from other foreign governments, international organisations and other government units; interest; dividends; rent; requited, non-repayable receipts for public purposes (such as fines, administrative fees, and entrepreneurial income from government ownership of property), and voluntary, unrequited, non-repayable receipts other than grants.

Grants and Other Revenue (As % of Revenue) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Algeria % 8.01% ... ... ... ... ... ...
Benin % 16.5% 11.5% 10.5% ... ... ... ...
Burkina Faso % 33.6% 30.2% 31.1% 28.8% 27.3%
Chad % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Ghana % 30.6% ... ... ... ... ... ...
Guinea % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Ivory Coast % 14.5% 15.4% 16.0% 15.3% 15.4%
Liberia % ... 25.7% 20.6% 23.4% ... ... ... ...
Libya % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Mali % 24.1% 7.87% 27.7% 13.0% 14.3%
Mauritania % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Niger % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Togo % 27.4% 21.2% 25.0% 16.3% 16.7%