Sweden: Taxes on goods and services

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 Sweden

Taxes on goods and services, percent of total revenue

 Latest value 37.29
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1972 - 2021
 Average 33.96
 Min - Max 27.90 - 38.92
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Sweden from 1972 to 2021. The average value for Sweden during that period was 33.96 percent with a minimum of 27.9 percent in 1977 and a maximum of 38.92 percent in 2010. The latest value from 2021 is 37.29 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 104 countries is 33.72 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Sweden - Taxes on goods and services - Recent values chart

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Sweden - Taxes on goods and services - historical chart - 1972-2021




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 24.82 2022 percent
 Government spending, in dollars 147.40 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Fiscal balance, percent of GDP 0.70 2022 percent
 Government debt 33.00 2022 percent
 Government expenditure 395.21 Q3/2023 billion
 Long-term government bond yield 2.89 9/2023 percent
 Tax revenue 27.21 2021 percent
 Commercial tax rate 49.10 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 122 2019 hours
 Number of taxes 6 2019 taxes
 Taxes on goods and services 37.29 2021 percent
 Taxes on international trade 0.88 1994 percent
 Income and profits taxes 16.58 2021 percent
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