Personal income tax as a share of GDP reached 10.1 % in 2011 in United Kingdom, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.299 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, personal income tax as a share of GDP in United Kingdom reached an all time high of 10.9 % in 2001 and an all time low of 8.74 % in 1997. When compared to United Kingdom's main peers, personal income tax as a share of GDP in Belgium amounted to 12.4 %, 7.54 % in France, 9.26 % in Germany and 9.09 % in Ireland in 2011.
United Kingdom has been ranked 9th within the group of 27 countries we follow in terms of personal income tax as a share of GDP, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Personal income tax represented around 8.