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Romania

(Flag of Romania) Population 20,294,683
GDP EUR 121,941 mil.
GDP per capita EUR 6,009
Share in imports of goods to the EU 0.90 %
Net income from the EU EUR 1,016.31 mil.
Net income from the EU in % of GDP 0.83 %
Net income from the EU per capita 50.08

In 2016 the taxpayers of Romania contributed to the European Union  5 euros per head over what they received. Since its accession to the EU the country has received from the European Union EUR 20731 million over what it has contributed. Select a year in the upper right-hand corner to see details for other years.

Note that this breakdown compares fiscal transfers only and does not include other costs and benefits connected with membership in the EU (administrative costs, co-funding of EU projects, effects of EU legislation on domestic prices etc.).

Romania is a member of the European Union since January 2007, when it left the Central European Free Trade Agreement (CEFTA). Romania's Accession Treaty is available here.

Payment in mil EUR in % of GDP in EUR per capita
GNI-based own resource -859.20 -0.70 -42.34
Customs and Agriculture duties paid by taxpayers -186.16 -0.15 -9.17
VAT-based own resource -124.10 -0.10 -6.11
UK correction (= the "rebate") -50.60 -0.04 -2.49
European Investment Bank -43.13 -0.04 -2.13
Reduction in GNI-own resource granted to NL and SE -8.00 -0.01 -0.39
Research Fund for Coal and Steel -5.98 0.00 -0.29
Sugar levies -1.30 0.00 -0.06
Penalties -0.11 0.00 -0.01
European Central Bank - Capital -0.01 0.00 0.00
Freedom, security, justice 4.30 0.00 0.21
Citizenship 10.30 0.01 0.51
Competitiveness 54.60 0.04 2.69
The EU as a global player 277.80 0.23 13.69
Cohesion 512.20 0.42 25.24
Natural resources (=farm subsidies) 1,435.70 1.18 70.74
in EUR per capita in mil EUR in % of GDP

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