For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1972 to 2018. The average value for Germany during that period was 10.85 percent with a minimum of 9.75 percent in 1983 and a maximum of 11.75 percent in 1992.
The latest value from 2018 is 11.51 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 116
countries is 17.72 percent.
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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.