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Deficit: Country comparison
CountriesDateMillions €Millions $ % GDP
United States [+]2015-568,671
-631,012
-3.50%
United Kingdom [+]2016-73,986
-81,895
-3.11%
Germany [+]201623,705
26,239
0.76%
France [+]2015-76,509
-84,887
-3.50%
Japan [+]2015-138,771
-153,966
-3.51%
Spain [+]2016-50,576
-55,983
-4.54%
Italy [+]2016-40,708
-45,060
-2.43%
Portugal [+]2015-7,821
-8,677
-4.40%
Greece [+]201677
85
0.04%
Ireland [+]2015-4,786
-5,310
-1.90%
United Arab Emirates [+]201414,985
19,907
4.95%
Afghanistan [+]2014-267
-354
-1.74%
Antigua and Barbuda [+]201613
14
1.01%
Albania [+]2015-416
-462
-4.05%
Armenia [+]2015-460
-510
-4.85%
Angola [+]2015-3,065
-3,400
-3.30%
Argentina [+]2016-28,529
-31,579
-5.79%
Austria [+]2016-4,960
-5,490
-1.42%
Australia [+]2016-30,852
-34,150
-2.71%
Azerbaijan [+]2015-2,214
-2,456
-4.83%
Bosnia and Herzegovina [+]2015-35
-39
-0.24%
Barbados [+]2016-287
-318
-6.87%
Bangladesh [+]2015-6,753
-7,493
-3.88%
Belgium [+]2015-10,345
-11,478
-2.50%
Burkina Faso [+]2014-182
-242
-1.97%
Bulgaria [+]20161,506
1,667
1.63%
Bahrain [+]2015-5,159
-5,724
-18.40%
Burundi [+]2015-144
-159
-5.31%
Benin [+]2016-471
-521
-6.08%
Brunei [+]2016-2,213
-2,449
-21.89%
Bolivia [+]2016-2,038
-2,256
-6.47%
Brazil [+]2016-145,863
-161,456
-8.97%
Bahamas [+]2016-280
-310
-3.49%
Bhutan [+]2016-40
-44
-2.09%
Botswana [+]2016-259
-287
-1.90%
Belarus [+]2015-2,069
-2,296
-4.08%
Belize [+]2016-57
-63
-3.58%
Canada [+]2016-26,883
-29,757
-1.95%
Democratic Republic of the Congo [+]2015-43
-48
-0.12%
Central African Republic [+]201628
31
1.74%
Republic of the Congo [+]2014-820
-1,090
-7.73%
Switzerland [+]20156,470
7,178
1.10%
Ivory Coast [+]2015-843
-936
-2.86%
Chile [+]2015-4,561
-5,060
-2.09%
Cameroon [+]2015-696
-772
-2.72%
China [+]2015-281,895
-312,762
-2.79%
Colombia [+]2015-9,111
-10,109
-3.47%
Costa Rica [+]2015-2,820
-3,128
-5.64%
Cape Verde [+]2015-60
-66
-4.21%
Cyprus [+]2015-196
-218
-1.10%
Czech Republic [+]2015-1,049
-1,164
-0.60%
Djibouti [+]2015-338
-375
-21.70%
Denmark [+]2016-2,879
-3,187
-1.04%
Dominica [+]201612
13
2.50%
Dominican Republic [+]2016-2,063
-2,284
-3.16%
Algeria [+]2016-16,900
-18,706
-11.63%
Ecuador [+]2015-4,711
-5,227
-5.22%
Estonia [+]201657
63
0.27%
Egypt [+]2014-29,323
-38,955
-12.75%
Eritrea [+]2008-198
-291
-21.13%
Ethiopia [+]2016-1,547
-1,713
-2.36%
Finland [+]2016-4,100
-4,538
-1.92%
Fiji [+]2015-134
-149
-3.39%
Federated States of Micronesia [+]201530
33
10.51%
Gabon [+]2016-597
-661
-4.63%
Grenada [+]2015-11
-12
-1.22%
Georgia [+]2016-208
-230
-1.62%
Ghana [+]2015-1,786
-1,981
-5.30%
The Gambia [+]2016-89
-98
-10.17%
Guinea [+]2015-546
-606
-8.99%
Equatorial Guinea [+]2016-1,724
-1,908
-16.39%
Guatemala [+]2015-825
-915
-1.44%
Guinea-Bissau [+]2016-38
-42
-3.68%
Guyana [+]2016-136
-150
-4.38%
Hong Kong [+]201614,078
15,583
4.80%
Honduras [+]2015-261
-290
-1.40%
Croatia [+]2015-1,448
-1,607
-3.30%
Haiti [+]2016-1
-1
-0.01%
Hungary [+]2015-1,722
-1,911
-1.60%
Indonesia [+]2016-20,896
-23,130
-2.48%
Israel [+]2015-7,206
-7,995
-2.67%
India [+]2016-133,974
-148,296
-6.57%
Iraq [+]2014-9,302
-12,357
-5.27%
Iran [+]2016-9,464
-10,476
-2.78%
Iceland [+]2015-126
-140
-0.80%
Jamaica [+]2016-117
-130
-0.93%
Jordan [+]2015-1,383
-1,534
-4.08%
Kenya [+]2015-4,683
-5,195
-8.17%
Kyrgyzstan [+]2016-269
-298
-4.55%
Cambodia [+]2014-160
-212
-1.26%
Kiribati [+]201315
19
10.38%
Comoros [+]2016-40
-45
-7.18%
Saint Kitts and Nevis [+]201461
81
9.58%
South Korea [+]20154,214
4,675
0.34%
Kuwait [+]20151,255
1,393
1.22%
Kazakhstan [+]2016-5,286
-5,851
-4.37%
Laos [+]2016-722
-799
-5.93%
Lebanon [+]2015-3,367
-3,736
-7.36%
Saint Lucia [+]2016-49
-54
-3.90%
Sri Lanka [+]2015-5,114
-5,674
-6.98%
Liberia [+]2016-113
-125
-5.90%
Lesotho [+]2016-158
-175
-7.74%
Lithuania [+]2015-76
-84
-0.20%
Luxembourg [+]2015796
883
1.60%
Latvia [+]2015-309
-343
-1.30%
Libya [+]2015-20,293
-22,515
-75.66%
Morocco [+]2016-3,890
-4,306
-4.15%
Moldova [+]2016-128
-142
-2.10%
Montenegro [+]2016-199
-220
-5.33%
Madagascar [+]2015-291
-323
-3.31%
Marshall Islands [+]20155
5
2.83%
Republic of Macedonia [+]2015-315
-350
-3.48%
Mali [+]2015-215
-239
-1.82%
Burma - Myanmar [+]2016-2,743
-3,036
-4.58%
Mongolia [+]2016-1,699
-1,881
-17.05%
Mauritania [+]2014-137
-183
-3.39%
Malta [+]2015-120
-133
-1.30%
Mauritius [+]2015-376
-417
-3.62%
Maldives [+]2015-272
-302
-9.46%
Malawi [+]2016-349
-386
-7.80%
Mexico [+]2016-27,249
-30,162
-2.88%
Malaysia [+]2015-7,612
-8,445
-2.85%
Mozambique [+]2016-607
-672
-5.95%
Namibia [+]2016-771
-854
-7.83%
Niger [+]2015-589
-654
-9.11%
Nigeria [+]2016-16,240
-17,976
-4.43%
Nicaragua [+]2015-159
-176
-1.39%
Netherlands [+]2015-12,759
-14,156
-1.90%
Norway [+]201522,442
24,899
6.40%
Nepal [+]2016259
287
1.36%
Nauru [+]201622
24
23.52%
New Zealand [+]20161,017
1,125
0.62%
Oman [+]2015-9,516
-10,558
-15.12%
Panama [+]2015-1,099
-1,219
-2.34%
Peru [+]2015-3,811
-4,228
-2.20%
Papua New Guinea [+]2013-1,100
-1,460
-6.91%
Philippines [+]2016-1,073
-1,188
-0.39%
Pakistan [+]2016-11,140
-12,331
-4.34%
Poland [+]2016-10,297
-11,397
-2.44%
Palau [+]201513
14
5.07%
Paraguay [+]2015-330
-366
-1.34%
Qatar [+]20158,327
9,239
5.61%
Romania [+]2016-4,074
-4,509
-2.41%
Serbia [+]2015-1,208
-1,340
-3.61%
Russia [+]2015-41,612
-46,168
-3.38%
Rwanda [+]2015-206
-229
-2.77%
Saudi Arabia [+]2016-97,692
-108,136
-16.90%
Solomon Islands [+]201415
20
1.70%
Seychelles [+]201523
26
1.89%
Sudan [+]2015-1,372
-1,522
-1.87%
Sweden [+]20151,062
1,178
0.20%
Singapore [+]20168,894
9,844
3.29%
Slovenia [+]2015-1,031
-1,144
-2.70%
Slovakia [+]2015-2,130
-2,364
-2.70%
Sierra Leone [+]2016-172
-190
-4.77%
San Marino [+]2015-3
-3
-0.25%
Senegal [+]2015-590
-655
-4.79%
Suriname [+]2015-407
-452
-9.25%
South Sudan [+]2015-2,069
-2,295
-18.39%
Sao Tome and Principe [+]2016-9
-10
-2.84%
El Salvador [+]2016-585
-647
-2.42%
Syria [+]2009-1,120
-1,562
-2.89%
Swaziland [+]2016-431
-477
-12.45%
Chad [+]2015-301
-334
-3.05%
Togo [+]2014-236
-313
-6.79%
Thailand [+]2015474
526
0.13%
Tajikistan [+]2015-133
-147
-1.87%
Timor-Leste [+]2015100
111
3.85%
Turkmenistan [+]2015-225
-250
-0.69%
Tunisia [+]2015-1,712
-1,900
-4.40%
Tonga [+]2014-1
-2
-0.39%
Turkey [+]2015-9,357
-10,382
-1.21%
Trinidad and Tobago [+]2015-1,429
-1,585
-6.54%
Tuvalu [+]20137
9
26.35%
Taiwan [+]2015-8,422
-9,344
-1.78%
Tanzania [+]2015-1,353
-1,501
-3.29%
Ukraine [+]2015-951
-1,055
-1.16%
Uganda [+]2015-618
-685
-2.73%
Uruguay [+]2016-1,944
-2,152
-3.94%
Uzbekistan [+]20141,031
1,369
2.17%
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines [+]20163
3
0.39%
Venezuela [+]2010-22,986
-30,472
-10.36%
Vietnam [+]2013-9,553
-12,687
-7.44%
Vanuatu [+]201548
53
7.17%
Samoa [+]2016-3
-3
-0.38%
Yemen [+]2013-2,099
-2,787
-6.90%
South Africa [+]2016-9,384
-10,387
-3.53%
Zambia [+]2015-1,824
-2,024
-9.53%
Zimbabwe [+]2014-164
-218
-1.54%
Deficit: Country comparison

Deficit is the negative difference between revenues and expenditures of the state, ie, expenses are higher than revenues.

There is surplus when the difference is positive, ie, revenues exceed expenditures.

As in the case of debt, to measure the importance of the deficit in an economy is compared to GDP, to calculate the percentage of deficit to GDP.