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Estonia had the 16th highest tax wedge among the 35 OECD member countries in 2017. The country occupied the same position in 2016. The average single worker in Estonia faced a tax wedge of 39.0% in 2017 compared with the OECD average of 35.9%.
Government at a Glance provides a dashboard of key indicators to help you analyse international comparisons of public sector performance.
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The tax-to-GDP ratio in Estonia increased by 0.8 percentage points, from 33.9% in 2015 to 34.7% in 2016. The corresponding figures for the OECD average were an increase of 0.3 percentage points from 34.0% to 34.3% over the same period.
These notes present selected country highlights from the OECD Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard 2017 with a specific focus on digital trends among all themes covered.
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This note presents selected findings based on the set of well-being indicators published in How's Life? 2017.
International trade plays an important role in the Estonian economy. Around a half of the private sector employment is sustained by foreign demand, twice as much as the OECD average.
Estonian growth is picking up again strongly in 2017 and the level of activity has finally surpassed its pre-crisis level, almost 10 years after the outset of the financial crisis. However, poverty remains among the highest in the OECD.