In 2015 Nigeria public debt was 51,194 million euros 56,800 million dollars, has increased 5,9363,325 million since 2014.
This amount means that the debt in 2015 reached 11.5% of Nigeria GDP, a 0.92 percentage point rise from 2014, when it was 10.58% of GDP.
If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Nigeria debt. It has risen since 2005 in global debt terms, when it was 25,774 million euros 32,066 million dollars although it has fallen as a percentage of GDP, when it amounted to 18.93%.
According to the last data point published, Nigeria per capita debt in 2015 was 281 euros312 dollars per inhabitant. In 2014 it was 255 euros 339 dollars, afterwards rising by 26 euros27 dollars, and if we again check 2005 we can see that then the debt per person was 189 euros236 dollars .
The position of Nigeria, as compared with the rest of the world, has remained in 2015 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 11 in the list of debt to GDP and 28 in debt per capita, out of the 184 we publish.