Denmark: Taxes on goods and services

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 Denmark

Taxes on goods and services, percent of total revenue

 Latest value 32.21
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1972 - 2021
 Average 40.59
 Min - Max 32.21 - 50.20
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Denmark from 1972 to 2021. The average value for Denmark during that period was 40.59 percent with a minimum of 32.21 percent in 2021 and a maximum of 50.2 percent in 1979. The latest value from 2021 is 32.21 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 104 countries is 33.72 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Denmark - Taxes on goods and services - Recent values chart

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Denmark - Taxes on goods and services - historical chart - 1972-2021




Definition: Taxes on goods and services include general sales and turnover or value added taxes, selective excises on goods, selective taxes on services, taxes on the use of goods or property, taxes on extraction and production of minerals, and profits of fiscal monopolies.

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 Government spending, in dollars 91.52 2023 billion U.S. dollars
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 Government expenditure 155.90 Q3/2023 billion
 Long-term government bond yield 2.83 9/2023 percent
 Tax revenue 34.81 2021 percent
 Commercial tax rate 23.80 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 132 2019 hours
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 Taxes on goods and services 32.21 2021 percent
 Taxes on international trade 0.04 2021 percent
 Income and profits taxes 48.48 2021 percent
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