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The Official Journal of the Pan-Pacific Association of Input-Output Studies (PAPAIOS)

Table 1 Tax revenues as % of GDP in Europe

From: Public debt dynamics: the interaction with national income and fiscal policy

Tax revenues as % of GDP
Countries Rank 2006 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 Rank 2018
Greece 22 31.0 31.8 31.8 30.8 32.0 33.6 35.8 35.7 36.0 36.4 38.4 38.6 38.9 10
Spain 14 36.0 36.5 32.2 29.7 31.3 31.2 32.4 33.2 33.9 33.9 33.7 34.0 34.7 18
Portugal 16 31.4 31.9 31.7 29.8 30.4 32.2 31.7 34.0 34.2 34.4 34.1 34.1 34.9 17
Germany 9 37.6 37.8 38.1 38.7 37.3 37.7 38.4 38.5 38.3 38.7 39.2 39.6 40.1 8
UK 11 33.6 33.7 34.5 32.2 33.3 33.8 33.0 32.8 32.5 32.8 33.3 33.7 33.8 21
Cyprus 13 32.1 36.1 34.8 31.8 31.7 31.7 31.7 31.8 33.8 33.2 32.4 33.3 33.8 20
Italy 6 40.0 41.3 41.1 41.5 41.2 41.1 43.1 43.2 42.9 42.8 42.1 41.8 41.8 7
Belgium 3 43.6 43.3 44.0 43.2 43.6 44.4 45.3 46.0 45.7 45.0 44.2 44.7 44.8 3
Bulgaria 18 29.7 31.6 30.7 27.1 26.1 25.4 26.7 28.4 28.4 29.1 29.1 29.4 29.9 26
Czechia 15 33.9 34.5 33.2 32.2 32.7 33.8 34.2 34.8 33.9 34.0 34.8 35.4 36.1 15
Denmark 1 46.5 46.4 44.8 45.0 45.0 45.0 45.8 46.3 48.9 46.4 45.9 46.0 45.1 2
Esthonia 23 30.5 31.0 31.2 34.8 32.9 31.2 31.5 31.5 31.9 33.1 33.6 32.6 32.8 22
Ireland 21 31.4 30.8 29.0 28.1 27.8 28.2 28.4 28.8 28.9 23.3 23.5 22.7 22.6 28
France 4 43.3 42.7 42.6 42.2 42.3 43.4 44.5 45.5 45.7 45.7 45.7 46.4 46.5 1
Croatia - 36.8 37.0 36.9 36.4 36.0 35.2 35.9 36.4 36.7 37.3 37.8 37.8 38.6 12
Latvia 24 28.8 28.3 28.0 27.6 28.4 28.3 29.1 29.3 29.6 29.9 31.0 31.3 31.0 24
Lithuania 25 30.1 30.0 30.6 30.2 28.4 27.2 27.0 26.9 27.5 29.0 29.7 29.5 30.2 25
Luxembourg 17 35.8 36.3 36.9 38.4 37.6 37.2 38.4 38.3 37.5 37.1 36.9 37.7 39.3 9
Hungary 12 36.5 39.4 39.5 39.0 37.2 36.6 39.2 38.7 38.6 39.0 39.5 38.4 37.6 14
Malta 20 32.0 32.8 32.1 32.4 31.9 32.2 32.4 32.6 32.4 30.7 31.2 31.9 31.8 23
Netherlands 8 36.0 35.5 35.9 35.1 35.5 35.5 35.6 36.1 37.0 36.9 38.4 38.7 38.7 11
Austria 7 40.6 40.7 41.5 41.1 41.1 41.2 41.9 42.7 42.8 43.2 41.9 41.8 42.3 5
Poland 19 33.6 34.6 34.1 31.2 31.4 31.8 32.0 31.9 31.9 32.4 33.4 34.1 35.2 16
Romania 27 28.7 28.4 26.8 25.2 26.4 28.3 27.8 27.4 27.5 28.1 25.9 24.9 26.3 27
Slovenia 10 38.7 38.0 37.5 37.3 38.0 37.6 37.9 37.5 37.4 37.6 37.7 37.4 37.6 13
Slovakia 26 29.3 29.1 29.0 28.8 28.1 29.0 28.6 30.9 31.8 32.5 33.1 34.1 34.1 19
Finland 5 42.1 41.4 41.1 40.8 40.6 41.8 42.4 43.4 43.5 43.5 43.7 43.0 42.2 6
Sweden 2 46.2 45.2 44.2 43.8 42.9 42.1 42.2 42.7 42.3 42.7 44.1 44.1 43.8 4
Iceland 40.2 38.7 34.6 31.3 32.4 33.3 34.0 34.5 37.3 35.4 50.8 37.6 36.9 -
Norway 42.8 42.2 41.4 41.3 42.0 42.1 41.6 40.0 38.9 38.6 39.1 38.9 40.0 -