Overall ranking and data tables

Below is an interactive table that shows the ease of paying taxes ranking and the three sub-indicators results for 189 economies.

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Note: Some economies are tied and in the same ranking position.

  Overall ranking and underlying data (189 total economies)
Economy Overall
ranking
Total Tax Rate
(%)
Time
to comply
(hours)
Number of
payments
Afghanistan 79 35.8 275 20
Albania 131 30.7 357 34
Algeria 176 72.7 451 27
Angola 144 52.0 282 30
Antigua and Barbuda 159 41.6 207 57
Argentina 170 137.3 405 9
Armenia 41 20.4 321 10
Australia 39 47.3 105 11
Austria 72 52.0 166 12
Azerbaijan 33 39.8 195 7
Bahamas, The 31 41.1 58 18
Bahrain 8 13.5 60 13
Bangladesh 83 32.5 302 21
Barbados 92 34.6 237 27
Belarus 60 52.0 183 7
Belgium 81 57.8 160 11
Belize 61 31.1 147 29
Benin 178 63.3 270 55
Bhutan 86 38.7 274 19
Bolivia 189 83.7 1025 42
Bosnia and Herzegovina 151 23.3 407 45
Botswana 67 25.3 152 34
Brazil 177 69.0 2600 9
Brunei Darussalam 30 15.8 93 27
Bulgaria 89 27.0 454 13
Burkina Faso 152 41.3 270 45
Burundi 124 45.7 274 25
Cabo Verde 91 36.5 186 30
Cambodia 90 21.0 173 40
Cameroon 181 48.8 630 44
Canada 9 21.0 131 8
Central African Republic 185 73.3 483 56
Chad 186 63.5 732 54
Chile 29 27.9 291 7
China 120 64.6 261 7
Colombia 146 75.4 239 11
Comoros 167 216.5 100 33
Congo, Dem. Rep. 168 54.7 316 50
Congo, Rep. 182 55.2 602 49
Costa Rica 121 58.0 163 23
Côte d'Ivoire 175 51.9 270 63
Croatia 36 18.8 208 19
Cyprus 50 23.2 147 29
Czech Republic 119 48.5 413 8
Denmark 12 26.0 130 10
Djibouti 75 37.3 82 35
Dominica 94 37.0 117 37
Dominican Republic 80 43.4 324 9
Ecuador 138 33.0 654 8
Egypt, Arab Rep. 149 45.0 392 29
El Salvador 161 38.7 320 53
Equatorial Guinea 171 44.0 492 46
Eritrea 174 83.7 216 30
Estonia 28 49.3 81 7
Ethiopia 112 31.8 306 30
Fiji 107 31.1 195 38
Finland 21 40.0 93 8
France 95 66.6 137 8
Gabon 154 40.6 488 26
Gambia, The 180 63.3 376 50
Georgia 38 16.4 362 5
Germany 68 48.8 218 9
Ghana 101 33.3 224 32
Greece 59 49.9 193 8
Grenada 106 45.3 140 30
Guatemala 54 39.9 256 8
Guinea 184 68.3 440 57
Guinea-Bissau 150 45.5 208 46
Guyana 115 32.3 256 35
Haiti 142 40.3 184 47
Honduras 153 43.0 224 48
Hong Kong SAR, China 4 22.8 78 3
Hungary 88 48.0 277 11
Iceland 46 29.7 140 26
India 156 61.7 243 33
Indonesia 160 31.4 254 65
Iran, Islamic Rep. 124 44.1 344 20
Iraq 52 27.8 312 13
Ireland 6 25.9 80 9
Israel 97 30.1 235 33
Italy 141 65.4 269 15
Jamaica 147 39.3 368 36
Japan 122 51.3 330 14
Jordan 45 29.0 151 25
Kazakhstan 17 28.6 188 6
Kenya 102 38.1 202 30
Kiribati 14 32.7 120 7
Korea, Rep. 25 32.4 187 10
Kosovo 63 15.3 155 33
Kuwait 11 12.8 98 12
Kyrgyz Republic 136 29.0 210 52
Lao PDR 129 25.8 362 35
Latvia 24 35.0 193 7
Lebanon 40 29.9 183 19
Lesotho 109 13.6 324 32
Liberia 77 33.3 151 33
Libya 157 31.5 889 19
Lithuania 44 42.6 175 11
Luxembourg 20 20.2 55 23
Macedonia, FYR 7 7.4 119 7
Madagascar 65 35.1 183 23
Malawi 103 35.5 175 35
Malaysia 32 39.2 133 13
Maldives 134 31.5 413 30
Mali 145 48.3 270 35
Malta 26 41.6 139 7
Marshall Islands 128 64.8 128 21
Mauritania 187 71.3 734 49
Mauritius 13 24.5 152 8
Mexico 105 51.8 334 6
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 114 60.5 128 21
Moldova 70 39.7 185 21
Mongolia 84 24.4 148 41
Montenegro 98 22.3 320 29
Morocco 66 49.3 232 6
Mozambique 123 36.6 230 37
Myanmar 116 47.7 155 31
Namibia 85 20.7 314 26
Nepal 126 29.5 334 34
Netherlands 23 39.0 123 9
New Zealand 22 34.4 152 8
Nicaragua 164 65.8 207 43
Niger 155 47.8 270 41
Nigeria 179 32.7 908 47
Norway 15 40.7 83 4
Oman 10 23.0 68 14
Pakistan 172 32.6 594 47
Palau 132 75.4 142 11
Panama 166 37.2 417 52
Papua New Guinea 110 39.3 207 32
Paraguay 111 35.0 378 20
Peru 57 36.0 293 9
Philippines 127 42.5 193 36
Poland 87 38.7 286 18
Portugal 64 42.4 275 8
Puerto Rico 133 66.0 218 16
Qatar 1 11.3 41 4
Romania 52 43.2 159 14
Russian Federation 49 48.9 168 7
Rwanda 27 33.5 107 17
Samoa 96 18.4 224 37
San Marino 34 42.2 52 19
São Tomé and Príncipe 162 38.2 424 45
Saudi Arabia 3 14.5 64 3
Senegal 183 45.1 620 58
Serbia 165 38.6 279 67
Seychelles 43 31.7 88 28
Sierra Leone 130 31.0 353 33
Singapore 5 18.4 82 5
Slovak Republic 100 48.6 207 20
Slovenia 42 32.0 260 11
Solomon Islands 58 32.0 80 34
South Africa 19 28.8 200 7
South Sudan 98 29.1 218 36
Spain 76 58.2 167 8
Sri Lanka 158 55.6 167 47
St. Kitts and Nevis 137 49.8 203 35
St. Lucia 69 34.7 110 32
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 93 38.6 108 36
Sudan 139 45.4 180 42
Suriname 71 27.9 199 30
Swaziland 74 35.6 110 33
Sweden 35 49.4 122 6
Switzerland 18 29.0 63 19
Syrian Arab Republic 117 42.5 336 19
Taiwan, China 37 34.2 221 11
Tajikistan 169 80.9 209 31
Tanzania 148 44.3 181 49
Thailand 62 26.9 264 22
Timor-Leste 55 11.0 276 18
Togo 163 50.3 270 50
Tonga 73 30.1 200 29
Trinidad and Tobago 113 32.0 210 39
Tunisia 82 62.4 144 8
Turkey 56 40.1 226 11
Uganda 104 36.5 209 31
Ukraine 108 52.9 350 5
United Arab Emirates 1 14.8 12 4
United Kingdom 16 33.7 110 8
United States 47 43.8 175 11
Uruguay 140 41.8 312 33
Uzbekistan 118 42.2 193 33
Vanuatu 48 8.5 120 31
Venezuela, RB 188 65.5 792 71
Vietnam 173 40.8 872 32
West Bank and Gaza 51 15.3 162 28
Yemen, Rep. 135 33.3 248 44
Zambia 78 14.8 177 37
Zimbabwe 143 32.8 242 49