Tax revenue reached 12.8 LSL bil in 2014 in Lesotho, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.21 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, tax revenue in Lesotho reached an all time high of 13.0 LSL bil in 2015 and an all time low of 0.558 LSL bil in 1990. When compared to Lesotho's main peers, tax revenue in Botswana amounted to 37.6 BWP bil and 1,010 ZAR bil in South Africa in 2014.
Lesotho has been ranked 95th within the group of 119 countries we follow in terms of tax revenue, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes.
|Tax Revenue (Local Currency)||Unit||2009||2010||2011||2012||2013||2014||2015||2016||2017|
|South Africa||ZAR bil||761||833||922||1,010||1,107|