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Taxes on Residents (Average Rate) in Africa

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Sierra Leone 17.66%
Ethiopia 7.09%
Liberia 5.89%
Cote d'Ivoire 5.53%
Lesotho 5.43%
Congo, DR 5.39%
Botswana 4.66%
Mozambique 4.53%
Ghana 4.46%
Mauritania 4.19%
Gabon 4.05%
Tanzania 3.85%
Angola 3.69%
Burkina Faso 3.57%
Gambia 3.49%
Namibia 3.45%
Zambia 3.29%
Cameroon 2.88%
Benin 2.87%
Mauritius 2.65%
Nigeria 2.57%
Togo 2.42%
Uganda 2.37%
Seychelles 2.32%
Malawi 2.26%
Zimbabwe 2.19%
Djibouti 2.14%
Burundi 2.02%
Sao Tome & P. 1.92%
Rwanda 1.82%
Kenya 1.80%
Swaziland 1.57%
Chad 1.40%
Comoros 1.37%
Congo(Brazza) 1.10%
Niger 0.94%
Sudan 0.69%
Senegal 0.53%
South Africa 0.53%
Madagascar -0.14%
Guinea -0.19%
Cape Verde -0.70%
Mali -1.34%
Eritrea -1.90%
Guinea-Bissau -1.91%
Eq. Guinea -7.45%
CAR -37.28%

Africa: Taxes on residents

The percentage of gross earnings given up in tax, including any social security contributions. Calculated for a single worker without children, earning 100 % of the average wage, for selected OECD countries.

Source: OECD Tax Database

Statistics for Africa. Africa is a desert so far as house-price statistics are concerned. The exception is South Africa, where ABSA Group releases good house price data, and has a monthly house price index.


Title: Residential property markets and investments in Africa

Description: Opportunities in residential property investment in Africa. A comparison of African countries on the basis of rental yields, taxes and investment prospects.

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