Tax revenue as a share of GDP reached 15.8 % in 2017 in Cambodia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.59 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, tax revenue as a share of GDP in Cambodia reached an all time high of 15.8 % in 2017 and an all time low of 7.54 % in 2003. When compared to Cambodia's main peers, tax revenue as a share of GDP in Laos amounted to 12.2 % and 14.8 % in Thailand in 2017.
Cambodia has been ranked 61st within the group of 107 countries we follow in terms of tax revenue as a share of GDP, 50 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes.