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Gabon

2006 Indicator Analysis  |  2005  |  2004


Data Year

2006

Report Published Indicator Analysis

2008

Commodities
Oil, Manganese, Iron, Gold, Diamond, Niobium, Phosphates, Zinc, Barytine
Current EITI Status
Candidate

Report Quality Analysis



Report Compiled by   Ernst & Young et Associes

EITI report   Download PDF

Source   eitigabon.com



Company Payments

$2,007,587,567

Government Receipts

$1,944,187,567


GDP, 2006 BILLION $ source

9.55

Total Government Revenue (% of GDP)

31.71

Reported EI Revenue
(% of Total Revenue)

64.24



CommodityEITI Production VolumesUnitsIndep. Source Production VolumesUnitsPrice from EITI ReportPer UnitIndep. Reference PricePer UnitTotal Company PaymentsTotal Gov't ReceiptsNotes
Oil87,000,000bbls85,775,000bbls 1~70$/bbl64.22$/bbl 1$1,996,700,000$1,933,300,000
Mining Total$10,887,567$10,887,5672
Manganese3,306,934mts3,000,000mts 3~0.1413$/mt3.51$/mt 3
 
 
Iron
 
 
$/mt53.88$/mt 3
 
 
Gold500kgs300kgs 3
 
$/kg21,376.02$/kg 3
 
 
Diamond
 
carats500carats 3
 
$/carat
 
 
Niobium
 
 
$/mt14,022.00$/mt 3
 
 
Phosphates
 
 
$/mt33.61$/mt 3
 
 
Zinc
 
 
$/mt3,273.86$/mt 3
 
 
Barytine
 
 
$/mt44.09$/mt 3
 
 
1 BPSR
2 The EITI product prices are estimates from a chart in the report. The price for manganese per the EITI report is ~ 67 FCFA/ton.
3 USGS
   EITI report failed to provide this commodity-specific data.

Report Quality Indicators

1. Regularity

a) score0.50 
b) total reports / implementing years3/6 

2. Timeliness

Lag between fiscal year of data and publication year.2 

3. Materiality

Report clearly defines a materiality threshold.No  

4. Data Reliability

Report contains audited data from:  
a) companiesYes 3/30 cos. were required to provide data from audited reports. All 3 met the requirement.
b) governmentNo  

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) paymentsN/A Gabon had no SOE in 2006.
f) Report covers all extractive sector companies.Yes 30/49 reported, which include the 26 selected by the EITI committee.
g) Report states the price of any product received or sold by government.Yes The graph with this information shows only approximate prices.
h) Report states the quantity of resources produced.Yes  

6. Discrepancies

Report contains:  
a) information on the cause of revenue discrepancies.No  
b) reconciled data following the correction of discrepancies.Yes  

7. SOE Revenue Flow

SOE Revenue Flow data is clearly explained in the report.N/A Gabon had no SOE in 2006.

8. Disaggregation

Report provides financial data on individual:  
a) companiesNo  
b) revenue streamsYes  
c) projectsNo  
d) commoditiesNo sector not commodity

9. Comprehensibility

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

10. Accessibility

Report is available:  
a) in at least one official languageYes 1 of 2 languages.
b) on a government websiteYes 

Related Indicators

Revenue Watch Index, 201041.8 
Corruption Perception Index, 2010 110/178 
Open Budget Survey, N/A 



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