* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Income, profits, and capital gains taxes: percent of revenue, 2021:

The average for 2021 based on 102 countries was 25.4 percent. The highest value was in Australia: 64.47 percent and the lowest value was in Russia: 2.69 percent. The indicator is available from 1972 to 2022. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: The World Bank
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Countries Income and profits taxes, 2021 Global rank Available data
Australia 64.47 1 1972 - 2022
USA 55.66 2 1972 - 2022
New Zealand 55.15 3 1972 - 2022
Canada 54.59 4 1990 - 2022
Malaysia 50.67 5 1996 - 2021
South Africa 50.23 6 1972 - 2021
Denmark 48.48 7 1972 - 2021
Ireland 46.77 8 1972 - 2021
Namibia 40.53 9 1990 - 2021
Zambia 39.05 10 1990 - 2021
Nicaragua 38.87 11 1990 - 2022
Mexico 38.86 12 1972 - 2021
Malawi 38.4 13 2009 - 2021
UK 37.19 14 1972 - 2021
Singapore 36.92 15 1972 - 2021
Malta 36.88 16 1972 - 2021
Israel 35.67 17 1972 - 2021
Armenia 35.25 18 2004 - 2021
Philippines 35.18 19 1990 - 2022
Mozambique 34.71 20 2010 - 2021
Indonesia 34.65 21 1972 - 2021
Guatemala 33.67 22 1990 - 2021
Belgium 33.61 23 1995 - 2021
Luxembourg 32.3 24 1972 - 2021
Italy 32.27 25 1973 - 2021
Chile 32.19 26 1972 - 2021
Netherlands 31.35 27 1973 - 2021
Iceland 31.05 28 1972 - 2022
Georgia 31.02 29 1995 - 2022
Thailand 30.91 30 1972 - 2021
Kenya 30.76 31 2014 - 2021
South Korea 30.4 32 1972 - 2021
Norway 30.16 33 1972 - 2021
Morocco 30.09 34 1990 - 2022
Botswana 29.85 35 1990 - 2021
Uganda 29.7 36 2015 - 2021
Domin. Rep. 29.67 37 1972 - 2021
Peru 29.46 38 1972 - 2021
Panama 29.06 39 2014 - 2021
France 28.44 40 1972 - 2021
Brazil 28.34 41 2010 - 2022
Kazakhstan 28.26 42 1997 - 2021
Austria 27.6 43 1972 - 2021
Lithuania 27.58 44 1991 - 2021
Cambodia 27.27 45 2002 - 2021
Eq. Guinea 26.02 46 2006 - 2021
Bangladesh 25.76 47 2001 - 2021
Switzerland 25.71 48 1972 - 2021
El Salvador 25.41 49 1998 - 2021
Burkina Faso 25.32 50 2002 - 2021
Cyprus 25.12 51 1972 - 2021
Lebanon 25.12 52 1997 - 2021
Mauritius 24.67 53 1973 - 2022
Nepal 24.59 54 1990 - 2021
Ivory Coast 24.25 55 1995 - 2021
Senegal 23.55 56 2015 - 2022
Estonia 22.61 57 1991 - 2021
Madagascar 22.48 58 1990 - 2021
Lesotho 22.29 59 1984 - 2022
Portugal 21.97 60 1975 - 2021
Colombia 21.83 61 1998 - 2022
Cameroon 21.77 62 1990 - 2021
Fiji 21 63 1990 - 2021
Turkey 20.89 64 1972 - 2022
Spain 20.42 65 1972 - 2021
China 20.39 66 2005 - 2021
Slovakia 20.22 67 1995 - 2021
Sri Lanka 19.54 68 1990 - 2021
San Marino 19.27 69 1995 - 2021
Bulgaria 19.06 70 1990 - 2021
Costa Rica 17.65 71 1972 - 2021
Germany 17.49 72 1972 - 2021
Ukraine 17.27 73 1999 - 2022
Greece 17.03 74 1972 - 2021
Sweden 16.58 75 1972 - 2021
Mongolia 16.51 76 1992 - 2021
Finland 16.35 77 1972 - 2021
Romania 15.9 78 1972 - 2021
Paraguay 15.56 79 2005 - 2021
Samoa 14.76 80 2012 - 2021
North Macedonia 14.49 81 2005 - 2021
Hungary 14.4 82 1981 - 2021
Czechia 14.38 83 1993 - 2021
Serbia 14.28 84 2007 - 2021
Poland 14.08 85 1984 - 2021
Albania 13.56 86 1995 - 2021
Slovenia 13.52 87 1992 - 2021
Macao 12.58 88 1996 - 2021
Ecuador 12 89 2013 - 2022
Azerbaijan 11.7 90 1994 - 2021
Moldova 10.75 91 1996 - 2022
C.A. Republic 10.74 92 2004 - 2021
Kyrgyzstan 10.65 93 2014 - 2021
Argentina 8.71 94 1990 - 2021
Kiribati 8.23 95 2011 - 2021
Bosnia & Herz. 8.06 96 2005 - 2022
Latvia 7.45 97 1994 - 2021
Tajikistan 6.88 98 1998 - 2021
Croatia 5.46 99 1991 - 2021
Palestine 4.96 100 2005 - 2021
Belarus 3.45 101 1992 - 2021
Russia 2.69 102 1998 - 2021



Definition: Taxes on income, profits, and capital gains are levied on the actual or presumptive net income of individuals, on the profits of corporations and enterprises, and on capital gains, whether realized or not, on land, securities, and other assets. Intragovernmental payments are eliminated in consolidation.

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