Personal income tax as a share of GDP reached 9.97 % in 2011 in Norway, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.11 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, personal income tax as a share of GDP in Norway reached an all time high of 11.5 % in 1998 and an all time low of 9.00 % in 2006. When compared to Norway's main peers, personal income tax as a share of GDP in Denmark amounted to 24.5 %, 12.8 % in Finland, 13.3 % in Iceland and 12.3 % in Sweden in 2011.
Norway has been ranked 10th within the group of 27 countries we follow in terms of personal income tax as a share of GDP, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Personal income tax represented around 8.