For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for the United Kingdom from 1972 to 2017. The average value for the United Kingdom during that period was 24.43 percent with a minimum of 21.07 percent in 1973 and a maximum of 26.42 percent in 2008.
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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.