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Economy > Tax > Taxes on income, profits and capital gains > % of revenue: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Taxes on income, profits and capital gains (% of revenue). Taxes on income, profits, and capital gains are levied on the actual or presumptive net income of individuals, on the profits of corporations and enterprises, and on capital gains, whether realized or not, on land, securities, and other assets. Intragovernmental payments are eliminated in consolidation.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Australia 63.65% 2011
2 Algeria 60.2% 2011
3 United States 54.89% 2011
4 Canada 53.27% 2011
5 Malaysia 52.04% 2012
6 South Africa 50.22% 2011
7 Ecuador 49.86% 1994
8 Trinidad and Tobago 49.6% 2010
9 Papua New Guinea 49.59% 2002
10 India 49.52% 2011
11 New Zealand 45.78% 2011
12 Zambia 44.04% 2010
13 Japan 42.91% 2011
14 Zimbabwe 42.51% 1997
15 Kenya 42.47% 2011
16 Philippines 42.08% 2012
17 Qatar 40.24% 2010
18 Uganda 39.12% 2011
19 Denmark 38.89% 2011
20 Hong Kong 38.73% 2011
21 Thailand 37.99% 2011
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 36.86% 2011
22 Kazakhstan 36.47% 2011
23 Ireland 36.01% 2011
24 Indonesia 35.64% 2011
25 United Kingdom 35.59% 2011
26 Belgium 35.35% 2011
27 Georgia 35.24% 2012
28 Peru 34.45% 2011
29 Singapore 34.36% 2011
30 Mexico 34.12% 2000
31 Norway 32.95% 2011
32 Fiji 32.49% 2006
33 Italy 32.26% 2011
34 Malta 31.77% 2011
35 Barbados 31.64% 2010
36 Jamaica 31.4% 2011
Non-religious countries average (profile) 30.91% 2011
37 South Korea 30.33% 2011
38 Syria 30.02% 1997
39 Luxembourg 29.85% 2011
40 Belize 29.79% 2009
41 Egypt 29.67% 2011
42 Guatemala 29.62% 2011
43 Nicaragua 29.56% 2011
44 Tunisia 28.97% 2011
45 Pakistan 28.85% 2012
46 Iceland 28.5% 2011
47 Swaziland 28.5% 2003
48 Botswana 28.49% 2011
49 Brazil 28.42% 2011
50 Cyprus 28.37% 2011
51 Namibia 28.33% 2007
High income OECD countries average (profile) 28.21% 2011
52 Israel 27.92% 2012
53 Seychelles 27.88% 2012
54 Chile 27.17% 2011
South Asia average (profile) 25.5% 2011
55 Liberia 25.49% 2011
56 Turkey 25.47% 2011
57 Morocco 25.4% 2011
58 Burma 25.22% 2005
59 Netherlands 25.2% 2011
Emerging markets average (profile) 25.15% 2011
60 Ghana 24.68% 2011
61 El Salvador 24.29% 2011
62 Switzerland 24.18% 2008
63 France 23.67% 2011
64 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 23.63% 2011
Cold countries average (profile) 23.3% 2008
65 Austria 23.27% 2011
66 China 23.11% 2010
67 Bangladesh 22.36% 2011
68 Colombia 22% 2011
Eurozone average (profile) 21.89% 2011
69 Mali 21.82% 2010
70 Sierra Leone 21.8% 2011
71 Spain 21.74% 2011
72 Portugal 21.66% 2011
NATO countries average (profile) 21.62% 2011
73 Honduras 21.62% 2012
74 Venezuela 21.46% 2005
75 Cameroon 20.75% 1999
European Union average (profile) 20.29% 2011
76 Kyrgyzstan 20.25% 2011
77 Senegal 19.78% 2001
78 Armenia 19.41% 2011
79 Iran 19.35% 2009
80 Burkina Faso 19.19% 2011
81 Nepal 19.19% 2012
Europe average (profile) 19% 2011
82 Argentina 18.89% 2004
83 Dominican Republic 18.74% 2010
84 Cape Verde 18.24% 2009
85 Mauritius 18.21% 2011
86 Burundi 18.15% 1999
87 Azerbaijan 18.08% 2011
88 Uruguay 18.03% 2011
89 Yemen 17.8% 1999
90 Romania 17.62% 2011
91 Lesotho 17.38% 2008
92 Lebanon 17.21% 2011
93 Benin 17.11% 2011
94 Greece 17% 2011
95 San Marino 16.85% 2011
96 Sri Lanka 16.56% 2011
97 European Union 16.28% 2011
98 Ethiopia 16.03% 2011
99 Bhutan 15.91% 2009
100 Laos 15.83% 2011
101 Finland 15.56% 2011
102 Costa Rica 15.54% 2011
103 Bulgaria 15.47% 2011
104 Germany 15.4% 2011
105 Mongolia 15.34% 2011
106 Grenada 15.21% 2011
107 Panama 14.93% 2001
108 Albania 14.83% 2004
109 Czech Republic 14.55% 2011
110 Sudan 14.53% 1999
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 14.33% 2011
111 Paraguay 13.76% 2011
112 Jordan 13.62% 2012
113 Central African Republic 13.55% 2004
114 Poland 13.06% 2011
115 Ukraine 12.81% 2011
116 Republic of Macedonia 12.65% 2008
117 Hungary 12.5% 2011
Eastern Europe average (profile) 12.29% 2011
118 Cambodia 12.1% 2011
119 Democratic Republic of the Congo 11.88% 2010
120 Madagascar 11.77% 2008
121 Niger 11.56% 2007
122 Rwanda 11.35% 1992
123 Slovenia 11.24% 2011
124 Sweden 11.22% 2011
125 Togo 10.31% 2011
126 The Gambia 9.73% 1990
127 Bolivia 9.64% 2007
128 Slovakia 9.61% 2011
129 Serbia 8.75% 2011
130 Latvia 8.06% 2011
131 Estonia 8.03% 2011
132 Croatia 7.79% 2011
133 Lithuania 7.37% 2011
134 Saint Kitts and Nevis 6.79% 2011
135 Bosnia and Herzegovina 6.62% 2011
136 Guinea 6.09% 1999
137 Republic of the Congo 4.92% 2005
138 Macau 3.29% 2012
139 Belarus 3.27% 2011
140 Tajikistan 3.11% 2004
141 Maldives 2.83% 2011
142 Afghanistan 2.7% 2011
143 Oman 2.53% 2012
144 Russia 1.7% 2011
145 Moldova 0.962% 2011
146 Nigeria 0.592% 2008
147 Kuwait 0.589% 2008
148 Bahrain 0.509% 2007

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"Countries Compared by Economy > Tax > Taxes on income, profits and capital gains > % of revenue. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files. World Bank World Development Indicators. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Tax/Taxes-on-income,-profits-and-capital-gains/%-of-revenue

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