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Election and Democracy
Luxembourg
Voter turnout in the national election89.7% (March 2019 or latest)
[2/36countries]
Politician
Luxembourg
Number of total seats in the Parliament60 (2017)
[36/36countries]
Number of total seats in the Parliament per 1 million population102.92 (2017)
[2/36countries]
Number of seats in the House of Representatives60 (2017)
[36/36countries]
Number of seats in the House of Representatives per 1 million population102.92 (2017)
[2/36countries]
% of seats held by women in national parliaments28.3% (2017)
[19/36countries]
Women in ministerial positions (% of all ministers)20.0% (2017)
[27/35countries]
Political party and organization
Luxembourg
Parliament
Luxembourg
Political awareness
Luxembourg
Political action
Luxembourg
Government
Luxembourg
% of respondents reporting high levels of trust in national government 76.8% (2010)
[1/34countries]
Public officials
Luxembourg
Public finance
Luxembourg
General government expenditure, % of GDP41.3% (2015)
[21/35countries]
General government revenue, % of GDP42.7% (2015)
[16/35countries]
General government fiscal balance, % of GDP1.4% (2015)
[2/36countries]
General government gross debt, % of GDP30.7% (2015)
[32/35countries]
General government financial net worth (% of GDP)49.5% (2015)
[3/33countries]
General government expenditures for Defence, as % of total budget0.99% (2016)
[31/32countries]
General government expenditures for Public order and safety, as % of total budget2.40% (2016)
[29/32countries]
General government expenditures for economic affairs, as % of total budget13.17% (2016)
[5/32countries]
General government expenditures for Environment protection, as % of total budget2.20% (2016)
[6/32countries]
General government expenditures for Housing and community amenities, as % of total budget1.22% (2016)
[16/32countries]
General government expenditures for Health, as % of total budget11.28% (2016)
[28/32countries]
General government expenditures for Recreation, culture and religion, as % of total budget2.93% (2016)
[12/32countries]
General government expenditures for Education, as % of total budget11.54% (2016)
[18/32countries]
General government expenditures for Social protection, as % of total budget43.00% (2016)
[5/32countries]
General government expenditures for Defence, as % of GDP0.42% (2016)
[30/32countries]
General government expenditures for Public order and safety, as % of GDP1.01% (2016)
[31/32countries]
General government expenditures for economic affairs, as % of GDP5.52% (2016)
[6/32countries]
General government expenditures for Environment protection, as % of GDP0.92% (2016)
[6/32countries]
General government expenditures for Housing and community amenities, as % of GDP0.51% (2016)
[17/32countries]
General government expenditures for Health, as % of GDP4.73% (2016)
[27/32countries]
General government expenditures for Recreation, culture and religion, as % of GDP1.23% (2016)
[14/32countries]
General government expenditures for Education, as % of GDP4.84% (2016)
[22/32countries]
General government expenditures for Social protection, as % of GDP18.01% (2016)
[11/32countries]
Tax
Luxembourg
Value Added Tax/ General Sales Tax - Rates17.0% (2015)
[26/33countries]
Corporate income tax rate (central + sub-central)26.01% (2018)
[13/36countries]
Ease of paying taxes (world rank)16 (2016)
[7/36countries]
Profit tax (% of proft)4.1% (2010)
[35/36countries]
Labor tax and contributions (% of proft)15.4% (2010)
[25/36countries]
Total tax rate (% of proft)21.1% (2010)
[36/36countries]
Social security
Luxembourg
Public social expenditure (% of GDP)23.2% (2013)
[13/34countries]
Maternal leave benefits (% of wages)100 (2009)
[1/34countries]
Law and Justice
Luxembourg
% of respondents reporting high levels of trust in judicial system and courts72.4% (2010)
[3/34countries]