Tax Revenue (Local Currency) rose 9.57% to BSD 1.84 bil in Bahamas in 2017

Tax Revenue (Local Currency) (BSD bil)
Economy | Bahamas | May 17, 2019
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Tax revenue reached 1.84 BSD bil in 2017 in Bahamas, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 9.57 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, tax revenue in Bahamas reached an all time high of 1.84 BSD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.097 BSD bil in 1975. When compared to Bahamas's main peers, tax revenue in Dominican Republic amounted to 496 DOP bil and 2,328 UYU bil in USA in 2017.

Bahamas has been ranked 101st within the group of 105 countries we follow in terms of tax revenue, 19 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
Bahamas BSD bil 1.30 1.28 1.22 1.25 1.50
Canada CAD bil 209 213 221 236 247
China CNY bil 5,032 5,524 5,875 6,229 6,459 ...
Cuba CUP bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Dominican Republic DOP bil 272 311 354 392 411
Haiti HTG bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Jamaica JMD bil 290 320 344 371 412
Japan JPY bil 45,980 47,924 52,132 58,938 60,696
Mexico MXN bil 1,468 1,546 1,676 1,858 2,374
Puerto Rico USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
USA UYU bil 1,488 1,587 1,766 1,919 2,041