Romania: Tax revenue

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 Romania

Tax revenue, percent of GDP

 Latest value 14.96
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1981 - 2021
 Average 14.57
 Min - Max 4.02 - 23.06
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Romania from 1981 to 2021. The average value for Romania during that period was 14.57 percent with a minimum of 4.02 percent in 1983 and a maximum of 23.06 percent in 1990. The latest value from 2021 is 14.96 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 105 countries is 17.48 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Romania - Tax revenue - Recent values chart

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Romania - Tax revenue - historical chart - 1981-2021




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.

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 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Government spending, percent of GDP 16.76 2022 percent
 Government spending, in dollars 59.39 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Fiscal balance, percent of GDP -6.60 2023 percent
 Government debt 48.80 2023 percent
 Government expenditure 67.00 Q3/2023 billion
 Tax revenue 14.96 2021 percent
 Commercial tax rate 20.00 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 163 2019 hours
 Number of taxes 14 2019 taxes
 Taxes on goods and services 33.63 2021 percent
 Taxes on international trade 0.03 2021 percent
 Income and profits taxes 15.90 2021 percent
 Foreign aid 910.95 2004 million U.S. dollars
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