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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT Nigeria 2015

The national debt increased in Nigeria

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 11.50% 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.

In this page we show you the progression of the public debt in Nigeria. You can see debt in other countries in Public debt and see all the information about Nigeria in economy of Nigeria.

Nigeria: Debt evolution
 Millions €Millions $% GDP€ Per Capita$ Per Capita
201551,19456,80011.50%281312
201445,25860,12510.58%255339
201340,71554,07410.50%236313
201237,36548,00610.42%227292
201130,33742,23010.19%189263
201026,69435,3889.60%171227
200918,40425,6698.62%121169
200816,32824,0157.28%110163
200715,52721,2808.12%108148
200613,67617,1717.71%98123
200525,77432,06618.93%189236
200437,20546,27935.49%281349
200338,20843,22041.97%296335
200243,05540,71343.27%343324
200143,35338,82753.10%355318
200042,27939,04957.60%355328
199934,98737,28964.94%302322
199846,68522.27%414
199745,34424.14%414
199643,52825.21%408
199545,01034.04%433
199444,78955.90%443
199340,34771.02%410
199236,67970.16%383
199145,07574.96%484
199044,56171.68%492
Nigeria: Debt evolution as percent of GDP

Nigeria: Debt evolution Millions