Sri Lanka: Fiscal freedom

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 Sri Lanka

Fiscal freedom index (0-100)

 Latest value 0
 Year 2024
 Measure points
 Data availability 1995 - 2024
 Average 70
 Min - Max 0 - 85
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Sri Lanka from 1995 to 2024. The average value for Sri Lanka during that period was 70 points with a minimum of 0 points in 2022 and a maximum of 85 points in 2013. The latest value from 2024 is 0 points. For comparison, the world average in 2024 based on 174 countries is 52 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Sri Lanka - Fiscal freedom - recent values

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Sri Lanka - Fiscal freedom - historical chart - 1995-2024




The Fiscal Freedom index for Sri Lanka from The Heritage Foundation reflects the tax burden imposed by the government, including the direct taxes on individuals and corporations and the overall amount of tax revenue as a a share of GDP.
Definition: The Fiscal freedom index measures the tax burden imposed by government. It is composed of three quantitative factors: the top marginal tax rate on individual income, the top marginal tax rate on corporate income, and the total tax burden as a percentage of GDP.


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 Property rights 52 2024 points
 Freedom from corruption 37 2024 points
 Fiscal freedom 0 2024 points
 Business freedom 53 2024 points
 Labor freedom 55 2024 points
 Monetary freedom 49.20 2024 points
 Trade freedom 69 2024 points
 Investment freedom 30 2024 points
 Financial freedom 30 2024 points
 Economic freedom, overall index 49 2024 index points
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