Tax Revenue (Local Currency) rose 6.92% to SVC 4.20 bil in El Salvador in 2016

Tax Revenue (Local Currency) (SVC bil)
Economy | El Salvador | March 11, 2019
$4.49
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Tax revenue reached 4.20 SVC bil in 2016 in El Salvador, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.92 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, tax revenue in El Salvador reached an all time high of 4.20 SVC bil in 2016 and an all time low of 1.08 SVC bil in 1998. When compared to El Salvador's main peers, tax revenue in Costa Rica amounted to 4,331 CRC bil, 54.2 GTQ bil in Guatemala and 61.5 NIO bil in Nicaragua in 2016.

El Salvador has been ranked 97th within the group of 103 countries we follow in terms of tax revenue, 12 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
Belize BZD bil 0.671 0.704 0.752 0.849 0.864
Costa Rica CRC bil 2,856 3,113 3,416 3,653 3,999
El Salvador SVC bil 3.11 3.46 3.75 3.78 3.93
Guatemala GTQ bil 40.2 42.8 46.2 49.1 49.9 ...
Honduras HNL bil 49.5 53.3 56.7 68.6 79.9 ... ...
Mexico MXN bil 1,468 1,546 1,676 1,858 2,374
Nicaragua NIO bil 31.8 37.2 40.8 47.2 54.2
Panama PAB bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
USA UYU bil 1,488 1,587 1,766 1,919 2,041