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).
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
Business Confidence Index: After its peak in 2011, business confidence fell sizeably in 2012 as well as 2015Q2. Most recently, BCI has declined to a negative levels in 2016Q1 and Q2. The recent declin
CPI and its Component: Changes in inflation rate has mostly been driven by the Core sub-index component. Precisely, in 2016 Q1 and Q2, the rising cost of import, electricity and transport drove inflat
Gross Domestic Product Growth Rate: The information and communication sector has grown overtime but witnessed an unusual decline in 2011, which has remained low in 2016Q1 possibly due to declining con