Table 2

Table 2

Taxes as % of GDP and Gini coefficient %. US States GDP.  The first is from Heritage Foundation and the second and third from World Bank, all obtained through Wikipedia.

Tax as % of GDP
Country %
 Algeria 64.07
 Timor-Leste 61.5
 Afghanistan 60.4
 Norway 54.8
 Finland 54.2 
 Denmark 50.8
 Sweden 49.8 
 Belgium 47.9
 France 47.9
 Cuba 44.8
 Germany 44.5
 Italy 43.5
 Lesotho 42.9
 Austria 42.7
 Bosnia and Herzegovina 41.2
 Iceland 40.4
 Netherlands 39.8
 Swaziland 39.8
 Slovenia 39.3
 Cyprus 39.2
 Hungary 39.1
 Greece 39.0
 Spain 37.3
 Portugal 37.0
 Israel 36.8
 Croatia 36.7
 Luxembourg 36.5
 Czech Republic 36.3
 Japan 35.9
 European Union 35.7
 Botswana 35.2
 Malta 35.2
 OECD 34.8
 New Zealand 34.5
 Brazil 34.4
 United Kingdom 34.4
 Serbia 34.1
 Moldova 33.8
 Mongolia 33.8
 Poland 33.8
 Korea, South 33.6 
 Barbados 32.6
 Estonia 32.3
 Seychelles 32.0
 Guyana 31.9
 Canada 31.7 
 Ireland 30.8
 Latvia 30.4
 Dominica 30.3
 Albania 30.26
 Slovakia 29.5
 North Macedonia 29.3
 Namibia 28.8
 Ukraine 28.1
 Montenegro 28.0
 Trinidad and Tobago 28.0
 Australia 27.8
 Bulgaria 27.8
 Switzerland 27.8 
 Romania 27.7
 Jamaica 27.2
 Zimbabwe 27.2
 United States 27.1
 Bolivia 27.0
 Tonga 27.0
 South Africa 26.9
 Kazakhstan 26.8
 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 26.5
 Chile 26.3 
 Samoa 25.5
 Venezuela 25.0
 Argentina 24.95
 Turkey 24.9
 Solomon Islands 24.7
 Papua New Guinea 24.5
 Belarus 24.2
 Armenia 24.1
 Mexico 23.7 
 Nepal 23.1
 Saint Lucia 23.1
 Uruguay 23.1
 Cape Verde 23.0
 Morocco 22.3
 Suriname 22.1
 Fiji 21.8
 Georgia 21.7
 Belize 21.6
 Kyrgyzstan 21.4
 Jordan 21.1
 Costa Rica 21.0
 Uzbekistan 21.0
 Lithuania 20.9
 Ghana 20.8
 Kiribati 20.7
 Malawi 20.7
 Maldives 20.5
 Turkmenistan 20.2
 China 20.1
 Macau, China 20.1
 Djibouti 20.0
 Russia 19.5
 Senegal 19.2
 Mauritius 19.0
 Gambia 18.9
 Bahamas, The 18.7
 Kenya 18.4
 Cameroon 18.2
 Peru 18.0
 Azerbaijan 17.8
 Nicaragua 17.8
 Vanuatu 17.8
 Burundi 17.4
 São Tomé and Príncipe 17.4
 Thailand 17.0
 India 16.8
 Tajikistan 16.5
 Colombia 16.1
 Zambia 16.1
 Egypt 15.8
 Honduras 15.6
 Malaysia 15.5
 Togo 15.5
 Benin 15.4
 Mauritania 15.4
 Côte d'Ivoire 15.3
 Mali 15.3
 Tunisia 14.9
 Lebanon 14.4
 Philippines 14.4
 Singapore 14.2
 Uganda 14.2
 Rwanda 14.1
 Vietnam 13.8
 Mozambique 13.4
 El Salvador 13.3
 Congo, Democratic Republic of 13.2
 Ecuador 13.2
 Liberia 13.2
 Hong Kong 13.0
 Taiwan 13.0
 Federated States of Micronesia 12.3
 Comoros 12.0
 Dominican Republic 12.0
 Indonesia 12.0
 Paraguay 12.0
 Tanzania 12.0
 Guatemala 11.9
 Ethiopia 11.6
 Sri Lanka 11.6
 Burkina Faso 11.5
 Guinea-Bissau 11.5
 Niger 11.0
 Pakistan 11.0
 Laos 10.8
 Bhutan 10.7
 Madagascar 10.7
 Syria 10.7
 Panama 10.6
 Sierra Leone 10.5
 Angola 10.33
 Gabon 10.3
 Haiti 9.4
 Bangladesh 8.5
 Guinea 8.2
 Cambodia 8.0
 Yemen 7.1
 Sudan 6.3
 Iran 6.1
 Nigeria 6.1
 Congo, Republic of 5.9
 Saudi Arabia 5.3
 Myanmar 4.9
 Bahrain 4.8
 Chad 4.2
 Libya 2.7
 Qatar 2.2
 Oman 2.0
 Equatorial Guinea 1.7
 Kuwait 1.5
 United Arab Emirates 1.4
Gini coefficient %
Country %
 South Africa 63.0
 Haiti 60.8
 Botswana 60.5
 Namibia 59.1
 Suriname 57.6
 Zambia 57.1
 Central African Republic 56.2
 Lesotho 54.2
 Belize 53.3
 Eswatini 51.5
 Colombia 50.8
 Guinea-Bissau 50.7
 Panama 50.4
 Rwanda 50.4
 Honduras 50.0
 Costa Rica 48.7
 Guatemala 48.7
 Paraguay 47.9
 Benin 47.8
 Chile 47.7
 Kenya 47.7
 The Gambia 47.3
 Cabo Verde 47.2
 Brazil 46.9
 Venezuela 46.9
 Seychelles 46.8
 Nicaragua 46.6
 Cameroon 46.5
 Malawi 46.1
 Saudi Arabia 45.9
 Bolivia 45.8
 Mozambique 45.6
 Jamaica 45.5
 South Sudan 45.5
 Dominican Republic 45.3
 Comoros 45.0
 Ecuador 45.0
 Guyana 44.5
 Djibouti 44.1
 Papua New Guinea 43.9
 Peru 43.8
 Mexico 43.4
 Chad 43.3
 Turkmenistan 43.2
 Zimbabwe 43.2
 Nigeria 43.0
 Togo 43.0
 Ghana 42.8
 Uganda 42.8
 Angola 42.7
 St. Lucia 42.6
 Argentina 42.4
 DR Congo 42.1
 Turkey 41.9
 Côte d'Ivoire 41.7
 United States 41.5
 Israel 41.4
 Qatar 41.1
 Malaysia 41.0
 Morocco 40.7
 Madagascar 40.6
 Senegal 40.3
 Trinidad and Tobago 40.3
 Congo, Republic of the 40.2
 Philippines 40.1
 Micronesia 40.1
 El Salvador 40.0
 Sri Lanka 39.8
 Uruguay 39.7
 Burundi 39.2
 Iran 38.8
 Bhutan 38.7
 China 38.6
 Indonesia 38.1
 Myanmar 38.1
 Gabon 38.0
 Laos 37.9
 Tanzania 37.8
 Lithuania 37.7
 Russia 37.7
 Bulgaria 37.4
 Maldives 36.8
 Uzbekistan 36.7
 Yemen 36.7
 Thailand 36.5
 Georgia 36.5
 Fiji 36.4
 Spain 36.0
 Greece 35.8
 Mauritius 35.8
 Syria 35.8
 Tunisia 35.8
 India 35.7
 Cyprus 35.6
 North Macedonia 35.6
 Portugal 35.6
 Palestine 35.5
 Jordan 35.4
 Sudan 35.4
 Vietnam 35.3
 Burkina Faso 35.3
 Latvia 35.1
 Australia 34.7
 Italy 34.7
 Estonia 34.6
 United Kingdom 34.1
 Canada 34.0
 Niger 34.0
 Sierra Leone 34.0
 Tajikistan 34.0
 Guinea 33.7
 Ethiopia 33.2
 Liberia 33.2
 Bosnia and Herzegovina 33.1
 Mali 33.0
 Nepal 32.8
 Switzerland 32.5
 Armenia 32.4
 Mauritania 32.4
 France 32.3
 Mongolia 32.3
 Croatia 32.2
 Japan 32.1
 Poland 32.1
 Bangladesh 32.0
 Ireland 31.9
 Montenegro 31.9
 Azerbaijan 31.8
 Egypt 31.8
 South Korea 31.6
 Timor-Leste 31.6
 Germany 31.4
 Luxembourg 31.2
 Hungary 30.9
 Cambodia 30.8
 Sao Tome and Principe 30.8
 Pakistan 30.7
 Austria 30.5
 Iraq 29.5
 Serbia 29.1
 Albania 29.0
 Netherlands 28.6
 Denmark 28.5
 Belgium 28.1
 Afghanistan 27.8
 Algeria 27.6
 Romania 27.5
 Sweden 27.2
 Finland 26.8
 Kyrgyzstan 26.8
 Norway 26.8
 Belarus 26.7
 Kazakhstan 26.5
 Kosovo 26.5
 Moldova 26.3
 Slovakia 26.1
 Czech Republic 25.9
 Slovenia 25.7
 Iceland 25.6
 Ukraine 25.5
US State million $
 California 3,018,337
 Texas 1,818,585
 New York 1,701,399
 Florida 1,059,144
 Illinois 879,947
 Pennsylvania 803,307
 Ohio 689,139
 New Jersey 634,721
 Georgia 601,503
 Washington 576,624
 Massachusetts 575,635
 North Carolina 575,605
 Virginia 544,348
 Michigan 537,087
 Maryland 417,776
 Colorado 376,994
 Minnesota 374,92
 Tennessee 373,663
 Indiana 371,629
 Arizona 355,311
 Wisconsin 342,47
 Missouri 323,287
 Connecticut 279,653
 Louisiana 255,492
 Oregon 243,085
 South Carolina 234,367
 Alabama 224,654
 Kentucky 211,621
 Oklahoma 203,25
 Iowa 192,608
 Utah 180,862
 Kansas 169,558
 Nevada 168,752
 District of Columbia 142,502
 Arkansas 129,812
 Nebraska 124,742
 Mississippi 115,749
 New Mexico 101,452
 Puerto Rico 101,131
 Hawaii 93,419
 New Hampshire 86,046
 West Virginia 79,168
 Idaho 78,64
 Delaware 76,537
 Maine 65,349
 Rhode Island 61,341
 North Dakota 55,657
 Alaska 54,851
 South Dakota 52,544
 Montana 49,635
 Wyoming 39,899
 Vermont 34,154
 Guam 5,859
 U.S. Virgin Islands 3,855
 Northern Mariana Islands 1,593
 American Samoa 634
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