Estonia - Tax revenue

Tax revenue (current LCU)

The value for Tax revenue (current LCU) in Estonia was 2,555,200,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 16 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,631,600,000 in 2007 and a minimum value of 532,300,000 in 1995.

Definition: Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes. Certain compulsory transfers such as fines, penalties, and most social security contributions are excluded. Refunds and corrections of erroneously collected tax revenue are treated as negative revenue.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files.

Year Value
1995 532,300,000
1996 806,100,000
1997 819,600,000
1998 903,500,000
1999 891,000,000
2000 971,300,000
2001 1,079,400,000
2002 1,246,500,000
2003 1,411,700,000
2004 1,546,000,000
2005 1,795,700,000
2006 2,167,000,000
2007 2,631,600,000
2008 2,429,900,000
2009 2,383,200,000
2010 2,312,000,000
2011 2,555,200,000

Tax revenue (% of GDP)

Tax revenue (% of GDP) in Estonia was 16.02 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 16 years was 22.16 in 1996, while its lowest value was 14.97 in 2008.

Definition: Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes. Certain compulsory transfers such as fines, penalties, and most social security contributions are excluded. Refunds and corrections of erroneously collected tax revenue are treated as negative revenue.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

See also:

Year Value
1995 19.23
1996 22.16
1997 18.29
1998 17.95
1999 16.63
2000 15.77
2001 15.48
2002 16.03
2003 16.19
2004 15.96
2005 16.06
2006 16.18
2007 16.38
2008 14.97
2009 17.32
2010 16.14
2011 16.02

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance