For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 1972 to 2019. The average value for the USA during that period was 10.84 percent with a minimum of 7.92 percent in 2009 and a maximum of 12.97 percent in 2000.
The latest value from 2019 is 9.59 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 4
countries is 15.30 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.