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Jigawa State revenue and capital receipts 2004–2009

This fact sheet analyses Jigawa State Government revenue and capital receipts 2004–2009, compares revenue and capital receipts with budgets up to 2010, and summarises the main findings.

Recurrent revenue accounted for 76% of Jigawa State Government revenue and capital receipts. Of this, statutory receipts from the Federation accounted for 79%, value added tax 10%, internally generated revenue 5% and local government revenue contributions 6%. Capital receipts accounted for 24% of total receipts, of which 55% were local government capital contributions. Capital receipts were variable and marked reductions in local government receipts and internal loans severely cut expenditure in 2007.

The credibility of Jigawa State Government revenue and receipts budgets was good in 2005, 2006, 2008 and 2009. Performance in 2004 and 2007 was poorer, but nevertheless good compared to most Nigerian states.