Uganda: Taxes on goods and services

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 Uganda

Taxes on goods and services, percent of total revenue

 Latest value 42.49
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2015 - 2021
 Average 46.19
 Min - Max 42.49 - 49.12
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Uganda from 2015 to 2021. The average value for Uganda during that period was 46.19 percent with a minimum of 42.49 percent in 2021 and a maximum of 49.12 percent in 2018. The latest value from 2021 is 42.49 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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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 9.79 2022 percent
 Government spending, in dollars 4.46 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Fiscal balance, percent of GDP -5.30 2022 percent
 Government debt 47.20 2020 percent
 Government expenditure 4,085.05 Q3/2023 billion
 Tax revenue 12.46 2021 percent
 Commercial tax rate 33.70 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 195 2019 hours
 Number of taxes 31 2019 taxes
 Taxes on goods and services 42.49 2021 percent
 Taxes on international trade 8.59 2021 percent
 Income and profits taxes 29.70 2021 percent
 Foreign aid 2,515.30 2021 million U.S. dollars
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