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International Fiscal Comparisons

Table 51
G-7 general government total tax and non-tax receipts
National Accounts basis
(per cent of GDP)
Year Canada United
States
Japan United
Kingdom
Germany France Italy G-7
average(1)
1970 35.2 30.2 21.9 43.5 - - 29.1 30.3
1971 35.8 29.7 22.9 41.7 - - 29.6 30.0
1972 36.0 30.9 22.9 39.7 - - 29.5 30.5
1973 36.1 31.1 23.8 38.1 - - 28.9 30.5
1974 38.1 31.7 25.7 42.2 - - 28.5 31.7
1975 37.0 29.8 25.3 42.7 - - 28.8 30.5
1976 36.9 30.5 24.8 42.1 - - 30.2 30.9
1977 36.8 30.8 25.9 40.9 - - 31.5 31.3
1978 36.3 30.9 25.7 39.3 - 43.0 32.4 32.2
1979 36.1 31.3 27.5 39.3 - 44.6 31.9 32.8
1980 36.9 31.6 28.7 41.9 - 45.7 33.6 33.7
1981 39.1 32.3 29.8 43.9 - 46.2 33.6 34.5
1982 39.7 32.0 30.1 44.8 - 47.0 36.6 34.9
1983 39.1 31.4 30.2 43.8 - 47.7 38.6 34.7
1984 39.1 31.3 30.8 43.7 - 48.4 37.5 34.6
1985 38.8 31.8 31.1 43.2 - 48.8 37.3 34.8
1986 39.8 32.0 31.1 42.3 - 48.0 38.3 35.0
1987 40.1 32.8 32.4 41.1 - 48.6 38.1 35.5
1988 40.5 32.6 32.4 40.9 - 47.4 39.1 35.4
1989 40.8 32.9 32.4 40.4 - 47.0 39.9 35.6
1990 42.5 32.9 33.2 39.2 - 47.1 41.2 35.8
1991 43.4 32.9 33.0 39.5 43.3 47.7 42.3 36.8
1992 43.6 32.8 32.7 38.4 44.7 47.4 44.7 36.9
1993 42.8 33.0 31.4 36.9 45.2 48.6 46.0 36.9
1994 42.3 33.4 30.7 37.3 45.6 48.6 44.2 36.8
1995 42.5 33.8 30.8 37.8   48.9 44.7 37.1
1996 43.1 34.3 31.2 37.7 45.7 50.5 45.2 37.5
1997 43.8 34.6 31.3 38.1 45.4 50.9 47.2 37.8
1998 43.7 34.9 31.0 39.2 45.7 50.1 46.0 38.0
1999 43.6 34.9 30.9 39.7 46.7 50.8 45.9 38.1
2000 43.4 35.4 31.1 40.3 46.2 50.1 44.9 38.2
2001 41.9 34.4 32.0 40.5 44.5 50.0 44.5 37.7
2002 40.4 31.9 30.5 39.1 44.0 49.6 44.0 36.0
2003 40.3 31.3 30.1 38.7 44.2 49.3 44.4 35.6
2004 40.0 31.6 30.6 39.6 43.4 49.7 44.0 35.7
2005 40.1 33.0 31.6 40.4 43.6 50.7 43.4 36.6
2006 40.4 33.9 34.7 41.3 43.7 50.6 45.0 37.7
2007 40.1 34.0 33.7 41.0 43.7 49.8 46.0 37.6
2008 38.9 32.6 35.1 42.7 44.1 50.0 45.9 37.3
2009 39.0 30.9 33.1 39.9 45.2 49.2 46.5 36.1
2010 38.0 31.3 32.4 40.3 43.6 49.5 46.1 36.0
2011 37.9 31.4 33.1 40.6 44.6 50.7 46.2 36.4
2012 38.0 31.7 33.3 42.0 45.1 52.0 47.7 36.8
Source: OECD Economic Outlook, No. 93 (May 2013).
(1) G7 average excludes France from 1970 to 1977 and Germany from 1970 to 1990.
Table 52
G-7 general government total outlays
National Accounts basis
(per cent of GDP)
Year Canada United
States
Japan United
Kingdom
Germany France Italy G-7
average(1)
1970 35.8 32.3 22.3 40.5 - - 32.3 31.6
1971 37.1 32.5 23.4 40.0 - - 34.4 32.1
1972 37.3 32.3 23.8 41.6 - - 36.3 32.3
1973 35.8 31.3 24.4 42.2 - - 35.2 31.8
1974 37.2 32.7 26.5 46.3 - - 34.8 33.4
1975 40.6 35.1 26.9 47.8 - - 39.1 35.5
1976 39.7 34.0 27.0 47.4 - - 38.1 34.7
1977 40.7 33.1 28.5 44.7 - - 38.5 34.3
1978 41.1 32.3 29.6 44.3 - 44.7 40.9 35.2
1979 39.5 32.3 31.5 43.3 - 44.9 40.1 35.3
1980 41.0 34.3 32.9 45.6 - 46.0 40.5 37.0
1981 42.0 34.7 33.4 48.9 - 48.6 44.4 38.1
1982 46.7 37.0 33.6 47.8 - 49.9 46.6 39.8
1983 47.2 37.1 33.8 47.7 - 50.3 48.7 40.1
1984 46.8 36.2 33.1 47.9 - 51.2 48.9 39.5
1985 47.5 36.9 32.0 46.5 - 51.8 49.6 39.6
1986 46.9 37.4 32.1 45.3 - 51.3 50.1 39.8
1987 45.4 37.2 32.5 43.1 - 50.7 49.6 39.4
1988 44.9 36.3 31.7 40.9 - 50.1 50.1 38.5
1989 45.4 36.2 30.8 40.2 - 48.9 51.3 38.3
1990 48.2 37.2 31.0 41.2 - 49.6 52.6 39.1
1991 51.5 38.0 31.0 42.9 46.1 50.7 53.7 40.6
1992 52.6 38.6 32.1 44.8 47.2 52.0 55.1 41.6
1993 51.4 38.1 33.9 44.8 48.2 55.1 56.0 42.0
1994 48.9 37.1 34.5 44.1 48.0 54.1 53.2 41.2
1995 47.7 37.1 35.4 43.5 54.8 54.4 52.2 42.0
1996 45.8 36.6 36.2 41.8 49.0 54.5 52.2 41.0
1997 43.5 35.4 35.1 40.4 48.2 54.2 49.9 39.8
1998 43.5 34.6 41.9 39.3 48.0 52.7 49.0 40.2
1999 41.8 34.2 38.0 38.8 48.3 52.6 47.9 39.2
2000 40.5 33.9 38.5 36.5 45.1 51.6 45.8 38.3
2001 41.1 35.0 38.0 39.8 47.5 51.6 47.7 39.5
2002 40.4 35.9 38.2 41.0 47.9 52.8 47.1 40.1
2003 40.2 36.3 37.8 42.3 48.4 53.4 48.0 40.4
2004 39.0 36.0 36.6 43.1 47.2 53.3 47.6 39.9
2005 38.4 36.3 36.4 43.6 47.0 53.6 47.9 40.0
2006 38.6 36.1 36.0 43.9 45.3 52.9 48.4 39.7
2007 38.6 36.9 35.8 43.7 43.4 52.6 47.6 39.8
2008 39.2 39.1 36.9 47.6 44.1 53.3 48.6 41.6
2009 43.8 42.8 41.9 50.7 48.2 56.8 51.9 45.5
2010 43.2 42.7 40.7 50.3 47.8 56.6 50.4 45.0
2011 41.9 41.6 42.0 48.5 45.4 56.1 49.8 44.2
2012 41.2 40.3 43.2 48.5 45.0 56.9 50.6 43.7
Source: OECD Economic Outlook, No. 93 (May 2013).
(1) G7 average excludes France from 1970 to 1977 and Germany from 1970 to 1990.
Table 53
G-7 general government financial balances
National Accounts basis
(per cent of GDP)
Year Canada United
States
Japan United
Kingdom
Germany France Italy G-7
average(1)
1970 -0.4 -2.1 -0.4 3.0 - - -3.2 -1.3
1971 -1.0 -2.8 -0.5 1.7 - - -4.7 -2.0
1972 -1.0 -1.4 -1.0 -1.9 - - -6.8 -1.9
1973 0.6 -0.3 -0.6 -4.2 - - -6.4 -1.3
1974 1.1 -1.0 -0.8 -4.1 - - -6.2 -1.7
1975 -3.6 -5.3 -1.7 -5.2 - - -10.3 -5.0
1976 -2.9 -3.4 -2.2 -5.3 - - -7.9 -3.8
1977 -4.2 -2.3 -2.6 -3.8 - - -7.0 -3.0
1978 -4.9 -1.4 -3.9 -5.0 - -1.7 -8.5 -2.9
1979 -3.5 -1.0 -4.0 -4.1 - -0.4 -8.2 -2.5
1980 -4.2 -2.7 -4.2 -3.7 - -0.3 -6.9 -3.3
1981 -2.9 -2.4 -3.6 -5.0 - -2.4 -10.8 -3.6
1982 -7.0 -5.0 -3.5 -3.0 - -2.9 -10.0 -4.9
1983 -8.1 -5.7 -3.7 -3.9 - -2.6 -10.1 -5.4
1984 -7.7 -4.9 -2.2 -4.1 - -2.8 -11.4 -4.8
1985 -8.5 -5.1 -0.9 -3.2 - -3.1 -12.3 -4.8
1986 -7.0 -5.3 -1.0 -3.0 - -3.3 -11.9 -4.8
1987 -5.3 -4.4 -0.1 -2.1 - -2.1 -11.5 -3.9
1988 -4.3 -3.7 0.7 -0.1 - -2.7 -11.0 -3.1
1989 -4.6 -3.3 1.5 0.2 - -1.9 -11.4 -2.7
1990 -5.7 -4.3 2.2 -2.0 - -2.5 -11.4 -3.3
1991 -8.2 -5.0 2.0 -3.4 -2.8 -3.0 -11.3 -3.8
1992 -9.0 -5.9 0.7 -6.5 -2.4 -4.6 -10.3 -4.7
1993 -8.6 -5.1 -2.4 -7.9 -3.0 -6.5 -10.0 -5.2
1994 -6.6 -3.7 -3.7 -6.8 -2.5 -5.5 -9.0 -4.4
1995 -5.2 -3.3 -4.6 -5.8 -9.5 -5.5 -7.4 -4.9
1996 -2.7 -2.3 -4.9 -4.1 -3.3 -4.0 -7.0 -3.5
1997 0.2 -0.9 -3.8 -2.2 -2.7 -3.3 -2.7 -1.9
1998 0.2 0.3 -11.0 -0.1 -2.3 -2.6 -2.9 -2.3
1999 1.8 0.7 -7.1 0.9 -1.6 -1.8 -2.0 -1.1
2000 2.9 1.5 -7.4 3.7 1.1 -1.5 -0.9 -0.1
2001 0.8 -0.6 -6.0 0.8 -3.1 -1.7 -3.2 -1.8
2002 0.0 -4.0 -7.7 -1.9 -3.8 -3.3 -3.2 -4.1
2003 0.1 -5.0 -7.7 -3.6 -4.1 -4.1 -3.6 -4.8
2004 1.0 -4.4 -5.9 -3.5 -3.8 -3.6 -3.6 -4.2
2005 1.7 -3.3 -4.8 -3.2 -3.3 -3.0 -4.5 -3.3
2006 1.8 -2.2 -1.3 -2.6 -1.7 -2.4 -3.4 -2.0
2007 1.5 -2.9 -2.1 -2.7 0.2 -2.7 -1.6 -2.2
2008 -0.3 -6.6 -1.9 -4.9 -0.1 -3.3 -2.7 -4.3
2009 -4.8 -11.9 -8.8 -10.8 -3.1 -7.6 -5.4 -9.4
2010 -5.2 -11.4 -8.3 -10.0 -4.2 -7.1 -4.3 -9.1
2011 -4.0 -10.2 -8.9 -7.9 -0.8 -5.3 -3.7 -7.8
2012 -3.2 -8.7 -9.9 -6.5 0.2 -4.9 -2.9 -6.9
Source: OECD Economic Outlook, No. 93 (May 2013).
(1) G7 average excludes France from 1970 to 1977 and Germany from 1970 to 1990.
Table 54
G-7 general government net financial liabilities
National Accounts basis
(per cent of GDP)
Year Canada United
States
Japan United
Kingdom
Germany France Italy G-7
average(1)
1970 12.4 33.3 -8.0 47.2 - 0.9 31.3 24.0
1971 11.3 33.6 -8.9 46.3 - 1.0 35.1 24.1
1972 10.3 31.9 -8.4 41.4 - 2.2 40.1 23.2
1973 7.8 28.6 -7.9 38.0 - 1.2 41.4 21.0
1974 5.6 27.6 -7.2 34.7 - 0.2 38.8 19.9
1975 8.5 30.6 -4.0 32.8 - 0.9 47.4 22.6
1976 9.4 30.9 0.0 32.1 - -0.6 48.1 23.4
1977 10.3 29.7 3.5 36.7 - -1.2 47.8 23.7
1978 12.1 27.7 9.2 32.6 - 0.0 49.9 23.6
1979 13.4 25.4 12.7 29.2 - -1.8 48.9 22.6
1980 14.2 25.6 15.0 29.8 - -4.5 45.4 22.6
1981 13.3 25.4 18.7 23.9 - -0.2 49.2 23.3
1982 18.8 29.5 23.1 29.5 - 1.7 53.0 27.4
1983 25.1 33.0 27.9 30.0 - 4.2 62.5 31.4
1984 29.0 34.2 30.1 25.3 - 7.1 66.2 32.9
1985 34.6 37.3 30.4 26.0 - 10.1 72.6 35.7
1986 38.9 40.8 32.5 26.0 - 12.9 77.3 38.7
1987 38.6 43.0 26.2 6.6 - 13.8 81.9 37.5
1988 37.5 44.1 21.6 -0.1 - 15.6 84.7 36.9
1989 40.5 44.2 14.8 -5.0 - 16.3 79.3 35.0
1990 43.0 45.4 12.5 -3.6 - 18.2 82.1 35.6
1991 49.7 49.1 10.7 -1.4 8.5 19.5 85.8 34.5
1992 58.1 52.5 12.9 6.7 14.9 21.2 92.7 38.8
1993 62.9 54.9 16.2 17.2 18.3 28.3 100.0 43.0
1994 66.5 54.4 18.6 19.4 19.1 29.6 103.9 44.1
1995 69.3 53.8 22.8 26.0 29.7 37.4 98.4 46.5
1996 68.5 51.9 28.3 27.7 32.7 41.9 104.0 47.7
1997 63.4 48.8 33.8 30.4 32.5 42.4 104.1 47.2
1998 59.3 44.9 45.4 32.4 36.3 40.6 106.4 47.8
1999 54.7 40.2 53.0 29.0 34.6 33.6 100.5 45.1
2000 45.3 35.3 59.7 26.8 33.9 35.2 94.9 42.9
2001 43.2 34.6 65.5 23.3 36.2 36.8 95.8 43.5
2002 41.6 37.2 74.5 23.8 40.4 41.9 95.2 46.7
2003 37.7 40.9 77.6 24.0 43.4 44.4 92.3 49.0
2004 34.3 48.3 82.4 26.0 47.5 45.4 92.0 53.7
2005 30.2 48.8 82.2 26.9 49.7 43.4 93.3 53.8
2006 25.7 48.2 81.0 27.4 47.9 37.4 93.8 52.5
2007 22.4 47.8 80.5 28.3 42.6 35.7 90.4 51.4
2008 22.0 53.8 95.3 33.1 44.6 45.9 93.3 58.0
2009 27.6 66.5 106.2 43.9 49.0 52.2 104.4 68.4
2010 29.7 75.0 113.1 53.8 49.4 57.5 103.0 74.7
2011 32.2 82.3 127.4 67.8 50.8 62.5 97.5 81.5
2012 34.5 87.1 135.9 70.9 50.9 70.7 112.9 87.0
Source: OECD Economic Outlook, No. 93 (May 2013).
(1) G7 average excludes Germany from 1970 to 1990.
Table 55
G-7 general government gross financial liabilities
National Accounts basis
(per cent of GDP)
Year Canada United
States
Japan United
Kingdom
Germany France Italy G-7
average(1)
1970 53.3 46.4 10.7 69.5 - 40.6 55.0 43.5
1971 54.3 47.0 12.0 71.9 - 38.0 59.2 44.3
1972 52.6 45.4 16.0 63.2 - 35.6 65.6 43.4
1973 47.2 42.6 15.5 58.3 - 32.8 70.1 41.2
1974 45.0 41.4 12.1 54.5 - 30.7 69.7 39.5
1975 44.4 44.6 19.3 53.8 - 31.0 82.0 43.2
1976 42.9 44.8 25.9 51.8 - 29.4 81.7 44.0
1977 44.3 43.6 31.1 58.3 - 28.9 85.3 45.2
1978 47.1 42.5 39.4 51.9 - 30.0 90.4 46.1
1979 44.4 41.2 43.7 49.4 - 30.2 89.1 45.8
1980 44.8 41.9 47.9 48.7 - 29.8 86.4 46.6
1981 46.2 41.1 53.7 46.5 - 28.9 90.8 47.4
1982 51.8 45.9 59.7 50.8 - 32.8 94.6 52.4
1983 57.3 48.9 66.0 50.5 - 33.8 79.1 53.9
1984 60.5 50.6 68.1 50.5 - 35.5 82.0 55.7
1985 65.5 55.4 70.5 49.2 - 37.1 88.5 59.5
1986 69.7 58.9 76.2 48.6 - 37.9 92.4 62.9
1987 70.2 60.6 78.0 47.7 - 39.4 96.1 64.5
1988 70.0 61.3 73.9 41.6 - 39.1 98.3 63.8
1989 71.2 61.6 67.7 35.8 - 39.0 95.1 62.1
1990 74.0 63.1 64.9 32.1 - 38.6 97.1 62.3
1991 81.0 67.9 64.2 32.5 37.7 39.5 99.9 62.1
1992 88.6 70.3 68.6 38.6 40.8 43.8 106.3 65.9
1993 94.4 71.9 75.0 48.2 46.1 50.8 115.6 70.5
1994 96.0 71.1 80.2 46.3 46.5 60.1 120.3 72.0
1995 99.6 70.7 87.7 51.0 55.7 62.6 121.9 74.9
1996 99.6 69.9 95.4 50.8 58.8 66.4 128.1 76.8
1997 94.3 67.4 102.0 51.7 60.4 68.9 129.6 77.0
1998 92.9 64.2 114.9 52.3 62.3 70.4 131.8 77.8
1999 89.6 60.5 129.0 47.4 61.8 66.8 125.7 76.6
2000 80.5 54.5 137.6 45.2 60.8 65.7 120.8 73.9
2001 80.7 54.4 144.7 40.5 60.1 64.3 120.1 74.3
2002 78.6 56.8 153.5 41.1 62.5 67.5 118.8 77.0
2003 74.7 60.2 158.3 41.6 65.9 71.7 116.3 79.4
2004 70.8 67.5 166.3 43.9 69.3 74.1 116.8 84.6
2005 69.7 67.1 169.5 46.1 71.8 76.0 119.4 85.2
2006 68.6 65.8 166.8 45.9 69.8 71.2 119.0 83.3
2007 65.0 66.3 162.4 47.0 65.6 73.0 114.4 82.4
2008 69.2 75.3 171.1 57.5 69.9 79.3 116.9 90.0
2009 81.5 88.8 188.7 72.0 77.5 91.3 130.1 103.1
2010 83.0 97.9 193.3 85.6 86.1 95.6 128.9 110.6
2011 83.2 102.3 210.6 100.4 86.3 99.5 122.0 115.8
2012 85.5 106.3 219.1 103.9 89.2 109.7 140.2 121.5
Source: OECD Economic Outlook, No. 93 (May 2013).
(1) G7 average excludes Germany from 1970 to 1990.

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