Tax Revenue (As % of GDP) fell to 6.02% in Myanmar in 2017

Tax Revenue (As % of GDP) (%)
Economy | Myanmar | May 17, 2019
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Tax revenue as a share of GDP reached 9.42 % in 1973 in Myanmar, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 23.8 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, tax revenue as a share of GDP in Myanmar reached an all time high of 10.5 % in 1977 and an all time low of 2.00 % in 2002.

Myanmar has been ranked 44th within the group of 48 countries we follow in terms of tax revenue as a share of GDP.

Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes.

Tax Revenue (As % of GDP) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bangladesh % 8.69% 9.02% 8.96% 8.64% 8.50% ...
Cambodia % 10.2% 11.1% 12.1% 14.6% 14.6%
China % 10.3% 10.2% 9.87% 9.67% 9.37% ...
India % 8.98% 10.8% 11.0% ... ... ... ...
Japan % 9.36% 9.68% 10.4% 11.5% 11.4%
Laos % 13.1% 13.6% 13.7% 13.8% 13.5%
Malaysia % 14.8% 15.6% 15.3% 14.8% 14.3%
Myanmar % ... ... ... 4.52% 5.53% 5.84% 6.01%
Pakistan % 9.19% 10.1% 11.1% 9.99% ... ... ...
Russia % 13.9% 13.7% 12.9% 13.2% 10.6%
Sri Lanka % 11.3% 10.4% 10.5% 10.1% 12.4%
Thailand % 16.4% 15.4% 17.0% 15.8% 16.1%
USA % 9.57% 9.80% 10.5% 11.0% 11.2%
Vietnam % 22.2% 19.0% 19.1% ... ... ... ...