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CountriesDateDeficit (M.€)Deficit (M.$)Deficit (%GDP)
United States [+]2018-989,710
-1,169,333
-5.68%
United Kingdom [+]2019-52,483
-58,755
-2.10%
Germany [+]201949,788
55,738
1.40%
France [+]2019-72,811
-81,512
-3.00%
Japan [+]2017-136,322
-154,003
Japan [+]2018
-2.43%
Spain [+]2019-35,195
-39,401
-2.80%
Italy [+]2019-29,301
-32,802
-1.60%
Portugal [+]2019404
452
0.20%
Greece [+]20192,745
3,073
1.50%
Ireland [+]20191,339
1,499
0.40%
United Arab Emirates [+]2017-4,738
-5,353
United Arab Emirates [+]2018
1.97%
Afghanistan [+]2018254
300
1.50%
Antigua and Barbuda [+]2018-58
-69
-3.10%
Albania [+]2018-208
-245
-1.35%
Armenia [+]2018-192
-227
-1.76%
Angola [+]20181,962
2,317
2.19%
Argentina [+]2018-22,972
-27,130
-5.49%
Austria [+]20192,919
3,268
0.70%
Australia [+]2018-9,836
-11,617
-0.94%
Azerbaijan [+]20182,229
2,632
5.55%
Bosnia and Herzegovina [+]2018294
347
1.66%
Barbados [+]2018-13
-15
-0.30%
Bangladesh [+]2018-10,581
-12,497
-4.64%
Belgium [+]2019-9,028
-10,107
-1.90%
Burkina Faso [+]2018-597
-705
-4.36%
Bulgaria [+]20191,263
1,414
2.10%
Bahrain [+]2018-3,806
-4,495
-11.94%
Burundi [+]2015-144
-160
-5.40%
Benin [+]2018-359
-424
-2.97%
Brunei [+]2018-409
-482
-3.56%
Bolivia [+]2017-2,618
-2,957
Bolivia [+]2018
-8.14%
Brazil [+]2018-114,313
-135,004
-7.17%
Bahamas [+]2018-352
-416
-3.38%
Bhutan [+]2018-43
-50
-3.29%
Botswana [+]2018-486
-574
-4.59%
Belarus [+]20181,217
1,437
1.81%
Belize [+]2018-16
-19
-0.97%
Canada [+]2018-5,679
-6,706
-0.40%
Democratic Republic of the Congo [+]2018159
188
-0.05%
Central African Republic [+]20187
8
-0.97%
Republic of the Congo [+]2018651
769
6.62%
Switzerland [+]20188,306
9,810
1.40%
Ivory Coast [+]2018-1,439
-1,700
-2.95%
Chile [+]2018-3,697
-4,366
-1.47%
Cameroon [+]2017-1,510
-1,706
Cameroon [+]2018
-2.49%
China [+]2018-545,351
-644,059
-4.66%
Colombia [+]2018-7,559
-8,927
-4.68%
Costa Rica [+]2018-3,087
-3,646
-5.91%
Cape Verde [+]2018-47
-56
-2.82%
Cyprus [+]2019381
426
1.70%
Czech Republic [+]2019599
670
0.30%
Djibouti [+]2018-71
-84
-2.78%
Denmark [+]201911,368
12,727
3.70%
Dominica [+]2018-61
-73
-19.73%
Dominican Republic [+]2018-1,668
-1,970
-2.16%
Algeria [+]2018-7,077
-8,358
-4.47%
Ecuador [+]2018-1,100
-1,300
-3.13%
Estonia [+]2019-90
-101
-0.30%
Egypt [+]2018-19,877
-23,475
-9.41%
Eritrea [+]2018185
218
4.21%
Ethiopia [+]2018-2,056
-2,429
-3.03%
Finland [+]2019-2,735
-3,062
-1.10%
Fiji [+]2018-258
-304
-5.52%
Federated States of Micronesia [+]201886
102
24.99%
Gabon [+]2018-30
-36
-0.21%
Grenada [+]201845
54
4.58%
Georgia [+]2017-70
-79
Georgia [+]2018
-0.82%
Ghana [+]2018-3,866
-4,566
-6.97%
The Gambia [+]2018-85
-101
-6.20%
Guinea [+]2018-110
-129
-1.06%
Equatorial Guinea [+]2017-279
-315
-2.59%
Guatemala [+]2018-1,168
-1,379
-1.89%
Guinea-Bissau [+]2018-63
-74
-4.84%
Guyana [+]2018-117
-138
-3.54%
Hong Kong [+]20187,338
8,666
2.35%
Honduras [+]201840
47
0.20%
Croatia [+]2019209
234
0.40%
Haiti [+]2018-162
-192
-1.72%
Hungary [+]2019-2,945
-3,297
-2.00%
Indonesia [+]2018-15,159
-17,902
-1.75%
Israel [+]2017-2,976
-3,362
Israel [+]2018
-3.62%
India [+]2018-147,259
-173,913
-6.27%
Iraq [+]2017-2,801
-3,164
Iraq [+]2018
7.89%
Iran [+]2018-9,312
-10,997
-1.90%
Iceland [+]2019-215
-241
-1.00%
Jamaica [+]2018158
187
1.18%
Jordan [+]2018-1,701
-2,009
-4.74%
Kenya [+]2018-5,479
-6,470
-7.37%
Kyrgyzstan [+]2018-90
-106
-0.59%
Cambodia [+]2018-171
-202
0.72%
Kiribati [+]201719
22
11.64%
Comoros [+]2018-10
-12
-1.04%
Saint Kitts and Nevis [+]201841
48
1.15%
South Korea [+]201731,465
35,546
2.19%
Kuwait [+]20176,696
7,565
Kuwait [+]2018
9.05%
Kazakhstan [+]20183,916
4,624
2.58%
Laos [+]2017-829
-937
Laos [+]2018
-4.66%
Lebanon [+]2017-4,064
-4,591
Lebanon [+]2018
-11.29%
Saint Lucia [+]2018-24
-28
-1.00%
Sri Lanka [+]2018-3,962
-4,679
-5.30%
Liberia [+]2018-149
-176
-5.10%
Lesotho [+]2018-118
-140
-4.44%
Lithuania [+]2019129
145
0.30%
Luxembourg [+]20191,384
1,550
2.20%
Latvia [+]2019-63
-71
-0.20%
Libya [+]2018-8,164
-9,642
-0.19%
Morocco [+]2018-3,729
-4,404
-3.74%
Moldova [+]2018-101
-119
-1.06%
Montenegro [+]2018-291
-344
-6.54%
Madagascar [+]2018-156
-184
-1.33%
Marshall Islands [+]20178
9
Marshall Islands [+]2018
2.54%
North Macedonia [+]2018-188
-222
-1.76%
Mali [+]2018-685
-810
-4.77%
Burma - Myanmar [+]2018-1,528
-1,804
-3.01%
Mongolia [+]2018288
340
2.93%
Mauritania [+]2017-2
-2
Mauritania [+]2018
3.42%
Malta [+]201971
79
0.50%
Mauritius [+]2018-273
-322
-2.34%
Maldives [+]2018-205
-242
-5.23%
Malawi [+]2018-304
-359
-5.50%
Mexico [+]2018-22,740
-26,856
-2.20%
Malaysia [+]2018-10,885
-12,855
-3.31%
Mozambique [+]2018-633
-748
-6.91%
Namibia [+]2018-611
-721
-5.31%
Niger [+]2017-408
-460
Niger [+]2018
-3.01%
Nigeria [+]2018-15,242
-18,001
-4.31%
Nicaragua [+]2018-342
-404
-3.19%
Netherlands [+]201914,037
15,714
1.70%
Norway [+]201923,008
25,758
6.40%
Nepal [+]2018-1,635
-1,931
-6.65%
Nauru [+]201721
24
Nauru [+]2018
32.49%
New Zealand [+]20181,348
1,592
1.43%
Oman [+]2018-5,331
-6,296
-7.94%
Panama [+]2018-1,095
-1,294
-3.19%
Peru [+]2018-3,791
-4,477
-2.00%
Papua New Guinea [+]2015-897
-995
-4.58%
Philippines [+]2018-4,341
-5,127
-1.63%
Pakistan [+]2018-17,101
-20,196
-6.42%
Poland [+]2019-3,916
-4,384
-0.70%
Palau [+]201816
19
6.12%
Paraguay [+]2018-464
-548
-1.65%
Qatar [+]20188,564
10,114
5.18%
Romania [+]2019-9,582
-10,726
-4.30%
Serbia [+]2018348
411
0.81%
Russia [+]201841,000
48,421
2.91%
Rwanda [+]2018-210
-248
-2.61%
Saudi Arabia [+]2018-39,081
-46,154
-5.87%
Solomon Islands [+]2017-50
-56
Solomon Islands [+]2018
0.68%
Seychelles [+]20183
3
0.19%
Sudan [+]2018-2,223
-2,626
-7.88%
Sweden [+]20192,343
2,623
0.50%
Singapore [+]201811,194
13,220
3.72%
Slovenia [+]2019260
292
0.50%
Slovakia [+]2019-1,220
-1,365
-1.30%
Sierra Leone [+]2018-200
-236
-5.61%
San Marino [+]2017-49
-55
San Marino [+]2018
-1.56%
Senegal [+]2018-720
-850
-3.64%
Suriname [+]2017-251
-284
Suriname [+]2018
-7.10%
South Sudan [+]201848
57
-0.64%
Sao Tome and Principe [+]2018-7
-8
-1.88%
El Salvador [+]2018-558
-659
-2.51%
Syria [+]2009-1,120
-1,562
-2.89%
Swaziland [+]2018-424
-501
-11.16%
Chad [+]2017-21
-23
Chad [+]2018
1.94%
Togo [+]2018-35
-42
-0.78%
Thailand [+]2018-1,065
-1,257
0.06%
Tajikistan [+]2017-377
-426
-5.97%
Timor-Leste [+]2017-460
-519
Timor-Leste [+]2018
-28.02%
Turkmenistan [+]2017-953
-1,077
Turkmenistan [+]2018
-0.22%
Tunisia [+]2016-2,353
-2,604
Tunisia [+]2018
-4.58%
Tonga [+]20178
9
Tonga [+]2018
2.82%
Turkey [+]2018-20,135
-23,780
-3.67%
Trinidad and Tobago [+]2018-1,044
-1,233
-5.99%
Tuvalu [+]20189
10
32.04%
Taiwan [+]2018-9,267
-10,944
-1.86%
Tanzania [+]2018-906
-1,070
-1.93%
Ukraine [+]2018-2,382
-2,813
-2.15%
Uganda [+]2018-990
-1,169
-3.80%
Uruguay [+]2018-1,022
-1,207
-2.03%
Uzbekistan [+]2018957
1,131
2.14%
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines [+]2018-14
-16
-0.90%
Venezuela [+]2017-21,176
-23,923
-16.64%
Vietnam [+]2017-9,211
-10,406
-1.96%
Vanuatu [+]2017-7
-8
Vanuatu [+]2018
7.59%
Samoa [+]20180
0
0.07%
Yemen [+]2017-1,161
-1,312
-5.34%
South Africa [+]2018-13,784
-16,278
-4.14%
Zambia [+]2017-1,767
-1,996
Zambia [+]2018
-8.23%
Zimbabwe [+]2017-1,573
-2,226
Zimbabwe [+]2018
-4.50%

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.