Potential Future EU Members 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 Bosnia and Herzegovina 48.1% of GDP 2012
2 Iceland 43.6% of GDP 2012
3 Serbia 40.9% of GDP 2012
4 Montenegro 40.4% of GDP 2012
5 Republic of Macedonia 30.3% of GDP 2012
6 Kosovo 27.4% of GDP 2011
7 Albania 24.7% of GDP 2012
8 Turkey 23.8% 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/Potential-Future-EU-Members/Economy/Taxes-and-other-revenues

Potential Future EU Members Compared by Economy > Taxes and other revenues


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