In 2016 United Kingdom public debt was 2,022,241 million euros 2,238,418 million dollars, has decreased 247,633 280,007 million since 2015.
This amount means that the debt in 2016 reached 89.3% of United Kingdom GDP, a 0.2 percentage point rise from 2015, when it was 89.1% of GDP.
If we check the tables we can see the evolution of United Kingdom debt. It has risen since 2006 in global debt terms, when it was 888,713 million euros 1,115,868 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 41%.
According to the last data point published, United Kingdom per capita debt in 2016 was 30,929 euros35,910 dollars per inhabitant. In 2015 it was 34,717 euros 39,183 dollars, afterwards dropping by 3,788 euros 3,273dollars, and if we again check 2006 we can see that then the debt per person was 14,552 euros18,079 dollars .
The position of United Kingdom, as compared with the rest of the world, has improved in 2016 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 161 in the list of debt to GDP and 175 in debt per capita, out of the 185 we publish.
In this page we show you the progression of the public debt in United Kingdom. You can see debt in other countries in Public debt and see all the information about United Kingdom in economy of United Kingdom.