Tax revenue reached 1,250 XOF bil in 2017 in Burkina Faso, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 16.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, tax revenue in Burkina Faso reached an all time high of 1,250 XOF bil in 2017 and an all time low of 243 XOF bil in 2002. When compared to Burkina Faso's main peers, tax revenue in Ivory Coast amounted to 3,585 XOF bil and 1,417 XOF bil in Mali in 2017.
Burkina Faso has been ranked 29th within the group of 105 countries we follow in terms of tax revenue, 13 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes.