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Taxes on Residents (Average Rate) - Belgium Compared to Europe

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Iceland 6.03%
Romania 5.40%
Moldova 4.33%
Malta 4.29%
Bulgaria 4.20%
Ireland 4.15%
Croatia 3.82%
Albania 3.53%
Lithuania 3.51%
Serbia 3.32%
Spain 3.26%
Slovak Rep. 3.19%
Slovenia 3.08%
Latvia 2.84%
Poland 2.74%
Ukraine 2.73%
Cyprus 2.68%
Czech Rep. 2.44%
Montenegro 2.40%
Macedonia 2.30%
Hungary 2.22%
Bosnia & H. 2.22%
Estonia 2.18%
Turkey 1.80%
Luxembourg 1.79%
Portugal 1.76%
Sweden 1.69%
Netherlands 1.65%
Finland 1.64%
Italy 1.10%
UK 0.97%
Germany 0.86%
Denmark 0.83%
France 0.78%
Greece 0.70%
Belgium 0.53%
Switzerland 0.31%
Austria 0.20%
Norway 0.18%
Russia -0.21%
Belarus -2.82%

Belgium: Taxes on residents

The percentage of gross earnings given up in tax, including any social security contributions. Calculated for a single worker without children, earning 100 % of the average wage, for selected OECD countries.

Source: OECD Tax Database


Belgium generates house price and rents statistics of acceptable quality. Statistics Belgium has annual and quarterly data on average price of houses. The National Bank of Belgium's Belgostat has all the usual general economics statistics