Internally Generated Revenue
Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) (Billion )
Falling IGR post-2013
Gross Federally Collected Revenue to GDP Ratio (%)
Declining Federal Government Revenue
Internally Generated Revenue: Total internally generated revenue particularly declined across the 36 states in Nigeria, in 2015. This is attributable to the weak macroeconomic and financial conditions affecting business performances.
Gross Federally Collected Revenue to GDP Ratio: This has generally declined overtime on the account of declining crude oil revenues (from oil export and petroleum profit tax) and, to a lesser extent, non-oil revenues (from taxes and Custom and Excise duties).
Appropriation Act (Budget): Capital expenditure remarkably increased in 2016 relative to preceding year, on the account of the present governments renewed commitment to infrastructure development.
Monetary Policy Rate: The fluctuations in MPR reflect CBNs intermittent effort to promote growth, stymie inflation or incentivize capital flows. Particularly, the rise in MPR in 2016Q1 was effort to
On average, Nigerias GDP growth rate has averaged about 5 percent; attaining an unusual trough of nearly -10 percent in 2003Q4 and a peak of nearly 20 percent in 2004Q4. However, the Nigerian economy
FDI, FPI and other Investments: The unusual fall in overall capital importation, especially in equity investment, in the late 2015 and early 2016 is attributable to the tougher macroeconomic and finan