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The tax-to-GDP ratio in Portugal increased by 0.4 percentage points, from 34.3% in 2016 to 34.7% in 2017. The corresponding figures for the OECD average were an increase of 0.2 percentage points from 34.0% to 34.2% over the same period.
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The digital revolution, globalisation and demographic changes are transforming labour markets at a time when policy makers are also struggling with slow productivity and wage growth and high levels of income inequality. The new OECD Jobs Strategy provides a comprehensive framework and policy recommendations to help countries address these challenges.
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A broken social elevator? Key findings for Portugal
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Um elevador social quebrado? Como PORTUGAL compara?
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Portugal had the 13th highest tax wedge among the 35 OECD member countries in 2017. The country had the 12th highest position in 2016. The average single worker in Portugal faced a tax wedge of 41.4% in 2017 compared with the OECD average of 35.9%.