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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT United Kingdom 2016

Debt decreased in United Kingdom

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.

United Kingdom: Quaterly Debt evolution
 Millions €% GDP€ Per Capita$ Per Capita
< Debt 2015
2016Q42,022,24189.30%30,929
2016Q31,963,60488.20%30,033
2016Q22,044,52888.90%31,270
2016Q12,086,99787.60%31,920
United Kingdom: Debt evolution
 Millions €Millions $% GDP€ Per Capita$ Per Capita
20162,022,2412,238,41889.30%30,92935,910
20152,269,8742,518,42589.10%34,71739,183
20142,060,3562,737,18288.10%31,75940,948
20131,799,0002,389,25186.20%27,95636,594
20121,745,8622,243,08385.10%27,32035,473
20111,590,7812,214,36681.60%25,05433,668
20101,387,5551,839,48276.00%22,01729,441
20091,103,2511,538,81464.50%17,64924,626
2008824,1081,212,09850.20%13,28323,539
2007877,4211,202,50642.00%14,25020,989
2006888,7131,115,86841.00%14,55218,079
2005806,3491,003,17940.10%13,30216,668
2004718,657893,93738.80%11,94115,470
2003632,117715,05135.90%10,57212,224
2002625,646591,61134.70%10,51510,290
2001637,004570,50134.60%10,7539,445
2000645,943596,59337.30%10,94810,380
1999660,660704,13140.20%11,23911,320
1998578,654676,17641.60%9,87811,552
1997617,681674,47643.90%10,57811,575
1996542,885621,25744.80%9,32210,741
1995446,444586,95645.20%7,68510,287
1994505,71641.42%6,5048,740
1993438,94438.53%5,7037,606
1992428,75833.66%4,9827,446
1991355,71528.80%4,3206,193
1990340,95228.82%4,0355,957
1989327,87432.81%4,4955,744
1988366,99137.34%4,7426,448
1987319,84539.62%4,2395,631
1986270,43141.52%4,2354,771
1985221,90641.54%4,5273,924
1984213,18042.59%4,2173,779
1983222,87842.18%3,9233,958
1982240,55543.39%3,8624,273
1981263,18945.09%3,6974,670
1980257,13142.77%2,9514,565
United Kingdom: Debt evolution as percent of GDP

United Kingdom: Debt evolution Millions