Grants and Other Revenue (As % of Revenue) rose to 54.3% in Bhutan in 2016

Grants and Other Revenue (As % of Revenue) (%)
Economy | Bhutan | May 17, 2019
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Grants and other revenue as a share of revenue reached 48.1 % in 2015 in Bhutan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 11.5 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, grants and other revenue as a share of revenue in Bhutan reached an all time high of 86.6 % in 1988 and an all time low of 48.1 % in 2015. When compared to Bhutan's main peers, grants and other revenue as a share of revenue in Bangladesh amounted to 15.0 %, 11.0 % in China and 20.9 % in Nepal in 2015.

Bhutan has been ranked 8th within the group of 110 countries we follow in terms of grants and other revenue as a share of revenue, 2 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
Bangladesh % 19.1% 21.4% 23.6% 23.6% 15.0% ...
Bhutan % 58.8% 56.2% 50.4% 57.3% 48.1% ...
China % 8.24% 7.92% 9.57% 9.31% 11.0% ...
India % 21.2% 13.9% 12.6% ... ... ... ...
Japan % 10.9% 11.0% 11.0% 8.93% 10.3%
Myanmar % ... ... ... 77.1% 72.6% 73.7% 67.9%
Nepal % 28.3% 25.7% 21.7% 22.8% 20.9%
Pakistan % 26.1% 21.6% 25.2% 30.9% ... ... ...
Russia % 33.7% 29.7% 26.6% 25.2% 44.0%
Sri Lanka % 13.1% 13.7% 11.5% 10.3% 6.15%
USA % 7.88% 7.31% 9.82% 7.90% 7.01%