Tax revenue as a share of GDP reached 20.9 % in 2017 in Finland, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.062 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, tax revenue as a share of GDP in Finland reached an all time high of 24.9 % in 1992 and an all time low of 18.7 % in 2010. When compared to Finland's main peers, tax revenue as a share of GDP in Australia amounted to 22.2 %, 9.88 % in Indonesia, 27.6 % in New Zealand and 14.0 % in Papua New Guinea in 2017.
Finland has been ranked 34th within the group of 107 countries we follow in terms of tax revenue as a share of GDP, 8 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes.