* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Suriname: Tax revenue, percent of GDP: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Suriname from 2001 to 2012. The average value for Suriname during that period was 19.7 percent with a minumum of 15.66 percent in 2010 and a maximum of 28.71 percent in 2001. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.