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Economy > Tax > Tax payments > Number per million: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Tax payments (number). Tax payments by businesses are the total number of taxes paid by businesses, including electronic filing. The tax is counted as paid once a year even if payments are more frequent. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Saint Kitts and Nevis 671.84 2012
2 Antigua and Barbuda 639.95 2012
3 San Marino 608.06 2012
4 Palau 530.02 2012
5 Dominica 516.15 2012
6 Marshall Islands 399.58 2012
7 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 329.15 2012
8 Seychelles 307.57 2012
9 Tonga 285.87 2012
10 Grenada 284.41 2012
11 Sao Tome and Principe 223.29 2012
12 Federated States of Micronesia 203.1 2012
13 Samoa 195.88 2012
14 Saint Lucia 176.92 2012
15 Vanuatu 125.37 2012
16 Barbados 98.86 2012
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 95.86 2012
17 Iceland 90.59 2012
18 Belize 89.49 2012
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 83.64 2012
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 74.94 2012
19 Kiribati 69.45 2012
20 Brunei 65.5 2012
21 Equatorial Guinea 62.47 2012
22 Solomon Islands 61.86 2012
Catholic countries average (profile) 61.48 2012
23 Cape Verde 60.68 2012
Former British colonies average (profile) 60.21 2012
24 Suriname 54.25 2012
25 Maldives 50.23 2012
26 The Bahamas 48.39 2012
27 Montenegro 46.69 2012
28 Comoros 45.99 2012
Christian countries average (profile) 44.68 2012
29 Guyana 44 2012
Hot countries average (profile) 43.39 2012
30 Luxembourg 43.28 2012
31 Djibouti 40.71 2012
32 Fiji 38.87 2012
33 Trinidad and Tobago 29.16 2012
34 The Gambia 27.91 2012
35 Guinea-Bissau 27.65 2012
36 Swaziland 26.81 2012
37 Cyprus 26.57 2012
38 Bhutan 25.61 2012
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 25.5 2012
Landlocked countries average (profile) 22.16 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 21.14 2012
Europe average (profile) 21.1 2012
39 Kosovo 18.27 2012
40 Botswana 16.97 2012
41 Malta 16.73 2012
42 Namibia 16.38 2012
43 Lesotho 16.09 2012
44 Gabon 15.93 2012
45 Panama 15.78 2012
46 East Timor 14.87 2012
47 Mongolia 14.66 2012
48 Republic of the Congo 14.06 2012
49 Albania 13.91 2012
50 Republic of Macedonia 13.77 2012
51 Moldova 13.48 2012
52 Jamaica 13.27 2012
53 Central African Republic 12.38 2012
54 Bosnia and Herzegovina 11.48 2012
55 Bahrain 9.86 2012
56 Mauritania 9.75 2012
57 Uruguay 9.72 2012
58 Serbia 9.14 2012
59 Kyrgyzstan 9.14 2012
60 Tajikistan 8.62 2012
61 El Salvador 8.42 2012
South and Central Asia average (profile) 8.39 2012
Muslim countries average (profile) 8.04 2012
62 Liberia 7.88 2012
63 Togo 7.53 2012
Eastern Europe average (profile) 7.22 2012
64 Croatia 7.03 2012
NATO countries average (profile) 7.03 2012
65 Nicaragua 7.01 2012
Cold countries average (profile) 6.96 2012
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 6.84 2012
Eurozone average (profile) 6.31 2012
66 Mauritius 6.19 2012
67 Estonia 5.97 2012
Former French colonies average (profile) 5.97 2012
68 Honduras 5.92 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) 5.53 2012
69 Sierra Leone 5.52 2012
70 Benin 5.47 2012
71 Slovenia 5.34 2012
South Asia average (profile) 5.34 2012
72 Paraguay 5.23 2012
73 Laos 5.12 2012
74 Guinea 4.98 2012
75 Eritrea 4.89 2012
European Union average (profile) 4.74 2012
76 Haiti 4.62 2012
failed states average (profile) 4.58 2012
77 Costa Rica 4.58 2012
78 Papua New Guinea 4.46 2012
79 Armenia 4.38 2012
80 Puerto Rico 4.36 2012
81 Chad 4.34 2012
82 Senegal 4.3 2012
83 Lebanon 4.29 2012
84 Oman 4.22 2012
85 Israel 4.17 2012
86 Bolivia 4 2012
Religious countries average (profile) 3.97 2012
87 Jordan 3.96 2012
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 3.95 2012
88 Slovakia 3.7 2012
89 Kuwait 3.69 2012
90 Lithuania 3.68 2012
91 Zimbabwe 3.57 2012
92 Latvia 3.46 2012
93 Cote d'Ivoire 3.13 2012
94 Libya 3.09 2012
95 Mali 3.03 2012
96 Sri Lanka 3 2012
97 South Sudan 2.95 2012
98 Burkina Faso 2.79 2012
99 Zambia 2.7 2012
100 Cambodia 2.69 2012
101 Burundi 2.54 2012
102 Niger 2.39 2012
103 Switzerland 2.38 2012
104 Venezuela 2.37 2012
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 2.31 2012
105 Cameroon 2.03 2012
106 Ireland 1.96 2012
107 Qatar 1.95 2012
108 Azerbaijan 1.94 2012
109 Romania 1.92 2012
110 Malawi 1.89 2012
111 Yemen 1.84 2012
112 New Zealand 1.8 2012
113 Denmark 1.79 2012
114 Bulgaria 1.78 2012
115 Rwanda 1.48 2012
116 Finland 1.48 2012
117 Mozambique 1.47 2012
118 Angola 1.44 2012
119 Austria 1.42 2012
120 Guatemala 1.39 2012
121 Uzbekistan 1.38 2012
OPEC countries average (profile) 1.34 2012
122 Ghana 1.26 2012
123 Nepal 1.24 2012
124 Hungary 1.21 2012
125 Sudan 1.13 2012
126 Georgia 1.11 2012
127 Belarus 1.06 2012
128 Madagascar 1.03 2012
129 Tanzania 1 2012
Emerging markets average (profile) 0.993 2012
130 Belgium 0.987 2012
131 Kenya 0.95 2012
132 Singapore 0.941 2012
133 Dominican Republic 0.876 2012
134 Uganda 0.853 2012
135 Syria 0.848 2012
136 Norway 0.797 2012
137 Czech Republic 0.761 2012
138 Portugal 0.76 2012
139 Algeria 0.754 2012
140 Tunisia 0.742 2012
141 Greece 0.709 2012
142 Afghanistan 0.671 2012
143 Ukraine 0.614 2012
144 Burma 0.587 2012
145 Netherlands 0.537 2012
Non-religious countries average (profile) 0.534 2012
146 Morocco 0.523 2012
147 Ecuador 0.516 2012
148 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.487 2012
149 Philippines 0.486 2012
150 Australia 0.485 2012
151 Poland 0.467 2012
152 Malaysia 0.445 2012
153 United Arab Emirates 0.435 2012
154 Sweden 0.42 2012
155 Hong Kong 0.419 2012
156 Kazakhstan 0.417 2012
157 Chile 0.401 2012
158 Iraq 0.399 2012
159 Vietnam 0.36 2012
160 Egypt 0.359 2012
161 Thailand 0.329 2012
162 Ethiopia 0.327 2012
163 Peru 0.3 2012
164 Nigeria 0.278 2012
165 Pakistan 0.262 2012
166 Iran 0.262 2012
167 Italy 0.246 2012
168 Canada 0.229 2012
169 Argentina 0.219 2012
170 Indonesia 0.211 2012
171 Colombia 0.21 2012
172 South Korea 0.2 2012
173 Spain 0.173 2012
174 South Africa 0.156 2012
175 Turkey 0.149 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 0.138 2012
176 Bangladesh 0.129 2012
177 United Kingdom 0.127 2012
178 Germany 0.11 2012
179 Japan 0.11 2012
180 France 0.107 2012
181 Saudi Arabia 0.106 2012
182 Mexico 0.0496 2012
183 Russia 0.0488 2012
184 Brazil 0.0453 2012
185 United States 0.035 2012
186 India 0.0267 2012
187 European Union 0.0256 2012
188 China 0.00518 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Tax > Tax payments > Number per million. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Tax/Tax-payments/Number-per-million

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