Switzerland Tax Revenue: % of GDP

1990 - 2018 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Switzerland Tax revenue: % of GDP was reported at 26.9 % in Dec 2018. This records a decrease from the previous number of 27.3 % for Dec 2017. Switzerland Tax revenue: % of GDP data is updated yearly, averaging 26.0 % from Dec 1990 to 2018, with 29 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 27.3 % in 2017 and a record low of 23.0 % in 1991. Switzerland Tax revenue: % of GDP data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by CEIC Data. The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Global Economic Monitor – Table: Tax Revenue: % of Nominal GDP: Annual: Europe and Central Asia. CEIC calculates annual Tax Revenue as % of Nominal GDP from annual Tax Revenue and annual Nominal GDP. Federal Finance Administration provides Tax Revenue in local currency. State Secretariat for Economic Affairs provides Nominal GDP in local currency.

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Switzerland Tax Revenue: % of GDP

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
26.9 2018 27.3 2017 23.0 1991 27.3 2017 % yearly 1990 - 2018

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 19.5 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
Algeria (%) 6.5 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Argentina (%) 18.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Armenia (%) 18.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Australia (%) 26.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2020
Austria (%) 25.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 14.4 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
Bahrain (%) 2.1 2017 yearly 1990 - 2017
Bangladesh (%) 8.0 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Belarus (%) 21.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Sep 2020
Belgium (%) 29.8 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Bolivia (%) 18.3 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 22.7 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Botswana (%) 21.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2007 - Sep 2020
Brazil (%) 15.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 1994 - Dec 2020
Brunei (%) 1.9 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Bulgaria (%) 30.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Cambodia (%) 19.4 2019 yearly 2013 - 2019
Canada (%) 12.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2020
Chile (%) 19.1 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
China (%) 12.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Colombia (%) 12.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Croatia (%) 26.6 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2019
Cyprus (%) 25.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
Czech Republic (%) 20.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
Denmark (%) 44.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Ecuador (%) 12.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Egypt (%) 5.4 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Estonia (%) 22.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
European Union (%) 26.5 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Finland (%) 27.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
France (%) 18.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Georgia (%) 19.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
Germany (%) 23.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2020
Ghana (%) 10.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2020
Greece (%) 22.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 19.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 1979 - Dec 2020
Hungary (%) 25.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Iceland (%) 31.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
India (%) 6.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2020
Indonesia (%) 9.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Iran (%) 7.6 2017 yearly 1996 - 2017
Ireland (%) 14.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Israel (%) 22.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Italy (%) 26.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 12.0 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Japan (%) 11.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1983 - Dec 2020
Jordan (%) 15.3 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Kazakhstan (%) 12.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Kenya (%) 7.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
South Korea (%) 16.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Kosovo (%) 21.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2020
Kuwait (%) 1.4 2017 yearly 1986 - 2017
Kyrgyzstan (%) 17.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Laos (%) 10.8 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
Latvia (%) 22.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Lebanon (%) 15.5 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 18.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Luxembourg (%) 27.9 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Macau SAR, China (%) 29.7 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
North Macedonia (%) 16.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Malawi (%) 17.3 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Malaysia (%) 15.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2020
Malta (%) 22.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Mauritius (%) 25.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Jun 2020
Mexico (%) 13.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Moldova (%) 19.0 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Mongolia (%) 19.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Montenegro (%) 19.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Morocco (%) 19.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2020
Mozambique (%) 18.4 2016 yearly 1996 - 2016
Myanmar (%) 6.5 2017 yearly 2005 - 2017
Nepal (%) 21.7 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
Netherlands (%) 23.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
New Zealand (%) 29.9 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Norway (%) 27.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Oman (%) 4.1 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Pakistan (%) 5.9 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Palestinian Territory (%) 19.0 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Panama (%) 8.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2020
Paraguay (%) 11.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2020
Peru (%) 12.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Philippines (%) 12.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1985 - Dec 2020
Poland (%) 17.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Portugal (%) 27.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Russia (%) 17.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2020
Serbia (%) 36.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2020
Singapore (%) 13.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1987 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (%) 13.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2020
Slovenia (%) 20.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
South Africa (%) 21.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2020
Spain (%) 22.3 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Sri Lanka (%) 8.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Sudan (%) 5.8 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Sweden (%) 22.1 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Switzerland (%) 26.9 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Taiwan (%) 10.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1975 - Dec 2020
Tajikistan (%) 20.5 2016 yearly 2000 - 2016
Thailand (%) 13.9 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Tunisia (%) 25.1 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) 1.4 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 10,392.117 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 198,047.723 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 26.9 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
National Government Debt (USD mn) 218,144.8 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 25.8 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Forecast: Government Expenditure (CHF bn) 246.262 2025 yearly 1983 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (CHF bn) 338.919 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (CHF bn) 246.629 2025 yearly 1983 - 2025
General Government: Consolidated (Cons): Revenue (CHF mn) 239,156.982 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
General Government: Cons: Expenditure (CHF mn) 228,830.249 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
General Government: Cons: Net Lending/Borrowing (CHF mn) 10,326.733 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Gross Public Debt: General Government (CHF mn) 214,479.964 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 4.350 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) 5,580.9 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Jan 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 27,565.9 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Jan 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) -6.8 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Jan 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 1,562,334.799 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 48,294,364.058 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 36,582,026.343 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 21,984.9 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Jan 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) -12.6 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Jan 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 21,395,960.436 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 10,731,656.255 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 5,165.692 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Jan 2021
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,767.257 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1960 - Oct 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1,472.991 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,558.656 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 30,646.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 9,550.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 4.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 17,823.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 9.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -4,800.539 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -149.587 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -4,651.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -2.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 2,185,868.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 264.4 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,202,234.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 135.7 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Total Debt: % of GDP (%) 955.3 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 88.051 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 731,230.018 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
BoP: Financial Account (FA): Net (CHF mn) 9,650.201 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital Transfers: Credit (CHF mn) 53.273 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Debit: Primary Income (CHF mn) 33,548.657 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital Transfers: Net (CHF mn) -44.890 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Debit: GS: Services (CHF mn) 25,825.385 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Debit: Secondary Income (CHF mn) 11,515.968 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Credit: GS: Services (CHF mn) 25,325.186 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Sep 2020
Balance of Payment (BoP): Current Account (CA): Net (CHF mn) 8,778.448 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: NA: Direct Investment (CHF mn) 28,168.988 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: IL: Other Investment (CHF mn) 15,112.885 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital Transfers: Debit (CHF mn) 98.163 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: NA: Other Investment (CHF mn) -6,214.187 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: Net Incurrence of Liabilities (IL) (CHF mn) 27,083.563 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: NA: Portfolio Investment (CHF mn) 5,203.713 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (NA) (CHF mn) 39,859.527 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: IL: Direct Investment (CHF mn) 16,383.173 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
BoP: FA: IL: Portfolio Investment (CHF mn) -4,412.495 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Credit (CHF mn) 150,189.021 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Credit: Goods and Services (GS) (CHF mn) 110,263.692 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Credit: GS: Goods (CHF mn) 84,938.506 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Credit: Primary Income (CHF mn) 28,878.722 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Credit: Secondary Income (CHF mn) 11,046.606 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Debit (CHF mn) 141,410.573 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Debit: Goods and Services (GS) (CHF mn) 96,345.948 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Debit: GS: Goods (CHF mn) 70,520.563 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Sep 2020
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (CHF mn) 671,854.141 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
IIP: Assets (CHF mn) 5,254,615.083 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
IIP: Liabilities (CHF mn) 4,582,760.942 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Gross External Debt (CHF mn) 2,008,375.696 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Gross External Debt: Short Term (CHF mn) 1,104,613.346 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Gross External Debt: Long Term (CHF mn) 903,762.350 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Flow (CHF mn) -78,751.581 2019 yearly 1985 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Manufacturing (Mfg) (CHF mn) 162,001.536 2017 yearly 1985 - 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: Flow: Services: Trade (CHF mn) 1,806.961 2017 yearly 1986 - 2017
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Europe: EU: ow Austria (CHF mn) 1,774.311 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Europe: EU: ow United Kingdom (CHF mn) 6,167.699 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: North America: Canada (CHF mn) 8,375.239 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Europe: EU: ow Belgium (CHF mn) 5,042.787 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Asia: ow China (CHF mn) 1,549.941 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Services: Finance and Holding Companies (FH) (CHF mn) -20,400.491 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Services: Banks (CHF mn) 6,168.678 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Mfg: Electronics, Energy, Optical and Watch (CHF mn) 1,936.736 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Services (CHF mn) -52,763.529 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow (CHF mn) -42,140.248 2019 yearly 1985 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Manufacturing (CHF mn) 10,623.281 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Number of Bankruptcies (Unit) 13,671.000 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
No of Registered Companies: New (Unit) 39,608.000 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 0.6 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 126.8 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 826,990.455 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1984 - Jan 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 1,210,638.967 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1984 - Jan 2021
M2 Growth (%) 6.6 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1985 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 1,009,454.8 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 135.230 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 46.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Jan 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 62,347.113 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Jan 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 2,271,223.679 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1996 - Dec 2020
Total Deposits Growth (%) 8.1 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 1,442,869.2 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1987 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 2.7 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1988 - Dec 2020
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 19.400 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Credit to Households (USD bn) 1,002.063 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 2,049.753 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 1953 - Sep 2020
Household Debt (USD mn) 952,798.4 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Total Loans (USD mn) 1,641,744.147 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1985 - Dec 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 2.93 Sep 2020 monthly Jun 1986 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 175.05 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2020
Monetary Base (CHF mn) 721,260.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1950 - Dec 2020
Monetary Base: Seasonally Adjusted (CHF mn) 720,806.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jan 2021
Money Supply: M3 (CHF mn) 1,146,429.000 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1984 - Jan 2021
Official Reserve Assets: USD (USD mn) 1,078,791.068 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Jan 2021
Official Reserve Assets: USD: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertibles (FC) (USD mn) 1,009,444.876 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Jan 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) 22.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2021
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 24.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Feb 2021

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