Date Value Value
Dec 31, 2015 27.52% GDP
Dec 31, 2014 26.49% GDP
Dec 31, 2013 25.98% GDP
Dec 31, 2012 25.59% GDP
Dec 31, 2011 25.18% GDP
Dec 31, 2010 25.04% GDP
Dec 31, 2009 24.40% GDP
Dec 31, 2008 26.81% GDP
Dec 31, 2007 27.60% GDP
Dec 31, 2006 27.27% GDP
Dec 31, 2005 25.74% GDP
Dec 31, 2004 24.28% GDP
Dec 31, 2003 23.04% GDP
Dec 31, 2002 23.28% GDP
Dec 31, 2001 24.19% GDP
Dec 31, 2000 23.34% GDP
Dec 31, 1999 24.13% GDP
Dec 31, 1998 26.45% GDP
Dec 31, 1997 26.42% GDP
Dec 31, 1996 26.07% GDP
Dec 31, 1995 26.12% GDP
Dec 31, 1994 25.48% GDP
Dec 31, 1993 24.35% GDP
Dec 31, 1992 25.67% GDP
Dec 31, 1991 23.84% GDP
Dec 31, 1990 27.05% GDP
Dec 31, 1989 27.46% GDP
Dec 31, 1988 31.35% GDP
Dec 31, 1987 28.21% GDP
Dec 31, 1986 26.19% GDP
Dec 31, 1985 26.43% GDP
Dec 31, 1984 27.04% GDP
Dec 31, 1983 20.39% GDP
Dec 31, 1982 20.51% GDP
Dec 31, 1981 19.20% GDP
Dec 31, 1980 19.76% GDP
Dec 31, 1979 19.89% GDP
Dec 31, 1978 19.74% GDP
Dec 31, 1977 19.69% GDP
Dec 31, 1976 18.81% GDP
Dec 31, 1975 18.91% GDP
Dec 31, 1974 17.96% GDP
Dec 31, 1973 18.32% GDP
Dec 31, 1972 17.75% GDP

South Africa tax revenue (percent of GDP). Excludes most social security contributions.

Source: World Bank > South Africa > South Africa Tax Revenue