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2009 Indicator Analysis  |  2008

Data Year


Report Published Indicator Analysis


Oil, Mining, Agriculture, Forestry
Current EITI Status

Report Quality Analysis

Report Compiled by   Moore Stephens

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Company Payments


Government Receipts


GDP, FY 2009 BILLION $ source


Total Government Revenue (% of GDP)


Reported EI Revenue
(% of Total Revenue)


CommodityEITI Production VolumesUnitsIndep. Source Production VolumesUnitsPrice from EITI ReportPer UnitIndep. Reference PricePer UnitTotal Company PaymentsTotal Gov't ReceiptsNotes
$/bbl*61.66$/bbl* 2$4,460,685$4,460,6853
1 EIA*
3 * Independent source price is for 2009
   EITI report failed to provide this commodity-specific data.

Report Quality Indicators

1. Regularity

a) score0.50 
b) total reports / implementing years2/4 

2. Timeliness

Lag between fiscal year of data and publication year.1 

3. Materiality

Report clearly defines a materiality threshold.Yes Only revenues collected by the five largest government agencies are included.

4. Data Reliability

Report contains audited data from:  
a) companiesNo 38/65 companies provided audited data.
b) governmentYes  

5. Coverage

Revenue data includes the following revenue streams:  
a) royaltiesYes  
b) taxesYes 
c) surface, rental or license feesYes 
d) bonusesYes  
e) state-owned enterprise (SOE) paymentsYes  
f) Report covers all extractive sector companies.No 65/72 reported (Agriculture: 9/9; Forestry:17/:20; Mining: 34/38; Oil: 5/5).
g) Report states the price of any product received or sold by government.No  
h) Report states the quantity of resources produced.No  

6. Discrepancies

Report contains:  
a) information on the cause of revenue discrepancies.Yes  
b) reconciled data following the correction of discrepancies.Yes  

7. SOE Revenue Flow

SOE Revenue Flow data is clearly explained in the report.No Liberia provides some data on financial flows to and from the SOE, but does explain the contractual relationship between SOE and government or private companies.

8. Disaggregation

Report provides financial data on individual:  
a) companiesYes  
b) revenue streamsYes  
c) projectsNo  
d) commoditiesNo  

9. Comprehensibility

Report contains:  
a) a summary with key findings and revenue totalsYes 
b) clear indication of what currencies and units of measurement are used Yes 
c) written explanation of key findings and recommendationsYes  
d) a clear definition of termsYes  

10. Accessibility

Report is available:  
a) in at least one official languageYes  
b) on a government websiteYes 

Related Indicators

Revenue Watch Index, 201060.5 
Corruption Perception Index, 2010 87/178 
Open Budget Survey, 201040 

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