Bulgaria: Tax revenue, percent of GDP: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Bulgaria from 1990 to 2015. The average value for Bulgaria during that period was 18.97 percent with a minumum of 14.94 percent in 1997 and a maximum of 23.83 percent in 1990. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes. Certain compulsory transfers such as fines, penalties, and most social security contributions are excluded. Refunds and corrections of erroneously collected tax revenue are treated as negative revenue.