Egypt: Taxes on goods and services

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 Egypt

Taxes on goods and services, percent of total revenue

 Latest value 26.11
 Year 2015
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1975 - 2015
 Average 16.54
 Min - Max 9.07 - 27.61
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Egypt from 1975 to 2015. The average value for Egypt during that period was 16.54 percent with a minimum of 9.07 percent in 1981 and a maximum of 27.61 percent in 2011. The latest value from 2015 is 26.11 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2015 based on 137 countries is 32.80 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Egypt - Taxes on goods and services - Recent values chart

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Egypt - Taxes on goods and services - historical chart - 1975-2015




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.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Government spending, percent of GDP 7.27 2022 percent
 Government spending, in dollars 34.65 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Fiscal balance, percent of GDP -7.00 2023 percent
 Government debt 95.91 2023 percent
 Government expenditure 203.23 Q3/2023 billion
 Tax revenue 12.52 2015 percent
 Commercial tax rate 44.40 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 370 2019 hours
 Number of taxes 27 2019 taxes
 Taxes on goods and services 26.11 2015 percent
 Taxes on international trade 4.06 2015 percent
 Income and profits taxes 24.11 2015 percent
 Foreign aid 8,240.03 2021 million U.S. dollars
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