Overall ranking and underlying data

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  Overall ranking and underlying data (189 total economies)
Economy Overall ranking Total Tax Rate
(%)
Time
to comply (hours)
Number of
payments
Afghanistan 98 36.3 275 20
Albania 146 31.7 357 42
Algeria 174 71.9 451 29
Angola 155 52.1 282 30
Antigua and Barbuda 151 41.0 207 57
Argentina 153 107.8 405 9
Armenia 103 38.8 380 10
Australia 44 47.0 105 11
Austria 79 52.4 166 12
Azerbaijan 77 40.0 214 18
Bahamas, The 45 46.6 58 18
Bahrain 7 13.5 36 13
Bangladesh 100 35.0 302 20
Barbados 112 40.8 237 28
Belarus 133 54.0 319 10
Belgium 76 57.5 160 11
Belize 48 33.2 147 29
Benin 179 65.9 270 55
Bhutan 104 40.8 274 19
Bolivia 185 83.4 1025 42
Bosnia and Herzegovina 135 25.5 407 40
Botswana 47 25.4 152 34
Brazil 159 68.3 2600 9
Brunei Darussalam 20 16.1 96 27
Bulgaria 81 27.7 454 13
Burkina Faso 160 43.9 270 45
Burundi 143 51.6 274 25
Cambodia 65 21.4 173 40
Cameroon 180 48.8 630 44
Canada 8 24.3 131 8
Cape Verde 80 37.2 186 30
Central African Republic 188 87.6 483 56
Chad 189 73.8 732 54
Chile 38 27.7 291 7
China 120 63.7 318 7
Colombia 104 76.0 203 10
Comoros 123 217.9 100 33
Congo, Dem. Rep. 176 118.1 348 32
Congo, Rep. 183 63.8 602 49
Costa Rica 136 55.3 226 22
Côte d'Ivoire 173 46.4 270 62
Croatia 34 19.8 196 19
Cyprus 33 22.5 147 30
Czech Republic 122 48.1 413 8
Denmark 12 27.0 130 10
Djibouti 66 37.8 82 35
Dominica 75 37.1 117 37
Dominican Republic 106 43.5 324 9
Ecuador 91 33.9 654 8
Egypt, Arab Rep. 148 42.6 392 29
El Salvador 165 38.1 320 53
Equatorial Guinea 177 44.1 492 46
Eritrea 150 84.5 216 30
Estonia 32 49.4 81 7
Ethiopia 109 33.4 306 30
Fiji 88 31.2 185 38
Finland 21 39.8 93 8
France 52 64.7 132 7
Gabon 152 43.5 488 26
Gambia, The 184 283.5 376 50
Georgia 29 16.4 280 5
Germany 89 49.4 218 9
Ghana 68 22.9 224 32
Greece 53 44.0 193 8
Grenada 90 45.3 140 30
Guatemala 85 40.9 326 7
Guinea 186 91.2 440 57
Guinea-Bissau 153 45.9 208 46
Guyana 110 32.5 256 35
Haiti 132 40.4 184 47
Honduras 144 39.2 224 47
Hong Kong SAR, China 4 22.9 78 3
Hungary 124 49.7 277 12
Iceland 37 29.9 140 26
India 158 62.8 243 33
Indonesia 137 32.2 259 52
Iran, Islamic Rep. 139 44.1 344 20
Iraq 63 27.8 312 13
Ireland 6 25.7 80 9
Israel 93 29.9 235 33
Italy 138 65.8 269 15
Jamaica 168 44.3 368 36
Japan 140 49.7 330 14
Jordan 35 28.9 151 25
Kazakhstan 18 28.6 188 7
Kenya 166 44.2 308 41
Kiribati 10 31.8 120 7
Korea, Rep. 25 27.9 187 10
Kosovo 43 15.4 162 33
Kuwait 11 12.4 98 12
Kyrgyz Republic 127 33.4 210 51
Lao PDR 119 26.8 362 34
Latvia 49 35.9 264 7
Lebanon 39 30.2 180 19
Lesotho 101 16.0 324 33
Liberia 42 26.6 151 33
Libya 116 31.6 889 19
Lithuania 56 43.1 175 11
Luxembourg 15 20.7 55 23
Macedonia, FYR 26 8.2 119 29
Madagascar 61 35.8 183 23
Malawi 81 34.9 175 35
Malaysia 36 36.3 133 13
Maldives 115 28.9 413 30
Mali 157 49.5 270 35
Malta 27 41.0 139 7
Marshall Islands 96 64.8 128 21
Mauritania 181 68.2 696 37
Mauritius 13 28.2 152 8
Mexico 118 53.7 334 6
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 94 59.9 128 21
Moldova 95 40.4 181 31
Mongolia 74 24.6 192 41
Montenegro 86 20.9 320 29
Morocco 78 49.6 232 6
Mozambique 129 37.5 230 37
Myanmar 107 48.9 155 31
Namibia 114 21.8 314 37
Nepal 126 31.5 326 34
Netherlands 28 39.3 123 9
New Zealand 23 34.6 152 8
Nicaragua 163 64.9 207 42
Niger 162 48.0 270 41
Nigeria 170 33.8 956 47
Norway 17 40.7 83 4
Oman 9 22.0 68 14
Pakistan 166 34.7 577 47
Palau 84 75.2 142 11
Panama 175 40.5 417 52
Papua New Guinea 116 42.1 207 32
Paraguay 125 35.0 384 28
Peru 73 36.4 293 9
Philippines 131 44.5 193 36
Poland 113 41.6 286 18
Portugal 81 42.3 275 8
Puerto Rico 110 50.7 218 16
Qatar 2 11.3 41 4
Romania 134 42.9 200 39
Russian Federation 56 50.7 177 7
Rwanda 22 29.9 113 17
Samoa 86 18.9 224 37
San Marino 40 42.2 52 19
São Tomé and Príncipe 156 32.5 424 42
Saudi Arabia 3 14.5 72 3
Senegal 182 48.5 644 59
Serbia 161 36.8 279 66
Seychelles 19 25.7 76 27
Sierra Leone 128 32.4 353 33
Singapore 5 27.1 82 5
Slovak Republic 102 47.2 207 20
Slovenia 54 32.5 260 11
Solomon Islands 30 24.9 80 34
South Africa 24 30.1 200 7
South Sudan 92 28.7 218 36
Spain 67 58.6 167 8
Sri Lanka 171 55.1 210 58
St. Kitts and Nevis 145 51.9 203 36
St. Lucia 45 34.6 97 32
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 72 38.7 108 36
Sudan 108 36.1 180 42
Suriname 50 27.9 199 29
Swaziland 59 36.5 110 33
Sweden 41 52.0 122 4
Switzerland 16 29.1 63 19
Syrian Arab Republic 120 39.7 336 19
Taiwan, China 58 35.0 221 12
Tajikistan 178 86.0 224 69
Tanzania 141 44.9 176 48
Thailand 70 29.8 264 22
Timor-Leste 55 11.0 276 18
Togo 172 49.4 270 50
Tonga 51 29.6 182 30
Trinidad and Tobago 97 29.1 210 39
Tunisia 60 62.4 144 8
Turkey 71 40.2 226 11
Uganda 98 36.6 209 31
Ukraine 164 54.9 390 28
United Arab Emirates 1 14.9 12 4
United Kingdom 14 34.0 110 8
United States 64 46.3 175 11
Uruguay 146 41.9 310 33
Uzbekistan 168 99.3 205 41
Vanuatu 30 8.4 120 31
Venezuela, RB 187 61.7 792 71
Vietnam 149 35.2 872 32
West Bank and Gaza 62 16.5 170 39
Yemen, Rep. 129 32.7 248 44
Zambia 68 15.1 183 38
Zimbabwe 142 35.3 242 49