Non-religious countries Compared by Economy > Taxes and other revenues

DEFINITION: This entry records total taxes and other revenues received by the national government during the time period indicated, expressed as a percent of GDP. Taxes include personal and corporate income taxes, value added taxes, excise taxes, and tariffs. Other revenues include social contributions - such as payments for social security and hospital insurance - grants, and net revenues from public enterprises. Normalizing the data, by dividing total revenues by GDP, enables easy comparisons across countries, and provides an average rate at which all income (GDP) is paid to the national level government for the supply of public goods and services.


1 France 52.6% of GDP 2012
2 Sweden 52.2% of GDP 2012
3 Austria 49.5% of GDP 2012
4 Netherlands 47.1% of GDP 2012
5 Czech Republic 41.9% of GDP 2012
6 Canada 38.4% of GDP 2012
7 Japan 33.8% of GDP 2012
8 Australia 33.2% of GDP 2012
9 Azerbaijan 32.4% of GDP 2012
10 Vietnam 25.3% of GDP 2012
11 Turkey 23.8% of GDP 2012
12 China 22.9% of GDP 2012
13 Hong Kong 22.3% of GDP 2012


"Countries Compared by Economy > Taxes and other revenues. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Non--religious-countries/Economy/Taxes-and-other-revenues

Non-religious countries Compared by Economy > Taxes and other revenues


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