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CountriesDateDeficit (M.€)Deficit ($M)Deficit (%GDP)
United States [+]2020-2,656,858
-3,027,843
-14.49%
United Kingdom [+]2021-215,184
-254,542
-7.99%
Germany [+]2021-132,454
-156,763
-3.70%
France [+]2021-160,908
-206,926
-6.50%
Japan [+]2020-395,895
-451,175
-8.95%
Spain [+]2021-82,819
-97,950
-6.87%
Italy [+]2021-128,327
-151,772
-7.20%
Portugal [+]2021-5,977
-7,074
-2.80%
Greece [+]2021-13,589
-18,922
-7.40%
Ireland [+]2021-8,111
-9,593
-1.90%
Andorra [+]2020-71
-81
-2.82%
United Arab Emirates [+]2020-16,353
-18,637
-5.19%
Afghanistan [+]2020-396
-452
-2.24%
Antigua and Barbuda [+]2020-76
-87
-6.36%
Albania [+]2020-893
-1,018
-6.71%
Armenia [+]2020-599
-683
-5.40%
Angola [+]2020-968
-1,103
-1.89%
Argentina [+]2021-18,904
-22,361
-4.58%
Austria [+]2021-23,870
-28,231
-5.90%
Australia [+]2020-102,245
-116,522
-8.59%
Azerbaijan [+]20212,001
2,367
4.33%
Bosnia and Herzegovina [+]2020-819
-934
-4.68%
Barbados [+]2020-189
-215
-4.74%
Bangladesh [+]2019-16,969
-18,996
-6.28%
Belgium [+]2021-27,966
-33,075
-5.50%
Burkina Faso [+]2020-869
-990
-5.70%
Bulgaria [+]2021-2,778
-2,366
-4.10%
Bahrain [+]2020-5,442
-6,202
-17.86%
Burundi [+]2020-178
-203
-6.59%
Benin [+]2021-856
-1,013
-5.80%
Brunei [+]2020-1,658
-1,889
-15.74%
Bolivia [+]2020-4,117
-4,692
-12.72%
Brazil [+]2020-169,464
-193,127
-13.33%
Bahamas [+]2021-1,140
-1,348
-13.63%
Bhutan [+]2021-128
-151
-6.31%
Botswana [+]2021-732
-866
-4.74%
Belarus [+]2020-1,544
-1,760
-2.87%
Belize [+]2020-126
-144
-9.05%
Canada [+]2021-79,222
-93,713
-4.71%
Democratic Republic of the Congo [+]2020-609
-694
-1.43%
Central African Republic [+]2020-70
-80
-3.36%
Republic of the Congo [+]2020-111
-127
-1.23%
Switzerland [+]2020-18,600
-21,245
-2.80%
Ivory Coast [+]2020-3,001
-3,420
-5.57%
Chile [+]2021-20,148
-23,833
-7.52%
Cameroon [+]2020-1,143
-1,303
-3.19%
China [+]2020-1,394,548
-1,589,273
-10.69%
Colombia [+]2020-16,552
-18,863
-6.98%
Costa Rica [+]2021-2,795
-3,306
-5.14%
Cape Verde [+]2020-136
-156
-9.11%
Cyprus [+]2021-389
-460
-1.70%
Czechia [+]2021-14,017
-16,578
-5.90%
Djibouti [+]2020-48
-55
-1.62%
Denmark [+]20217,889
9,330
2.30%
Dominica [+]2021-46
-54
-8.97%
Dominican Republic [+]2020-5,475
-6,239
-7.91%
Algeria [+]2020-8,729
-9,948
-6.74%
Ecuador [+]2020-5,325
-6,068
-6.11%
Estonia [+]2021-721
-853
-2.40%
Egypt [+]2021-24,890
-29,442
-7.31%
Eritrea [+]201872
84
4.21%
Ethiopia [+]2021-2,322
-2,747
-2.77%
Finland [+]2021-6,529
-7,722
-2.60%
Fiji [+]2021-513
-607
-12.89%
Federated States of Micronesia [+]201882
97
24.23%
Gabon [+]2020-295
-336
-2.19%
Grenada [+]202011
13
1.21%
Georgia [+]2021-952
-1,126
-6.02%
Ghana [+]2018-3,870
-4,568
-6.79%
The Gambia [+]2020-35
-39
-2.15%
Guinea [+]2021-222
-263
-1.49%
Equatorial Guinea [+]2020-154
-175
-1.75%
Guatemala [+]2021-861
-1,019
-1.19%
Guinea-Bissau [+]2020-129
-147
-9.95%
Guyana [+]2021-475
-562
-7.39%
Hong Kong [+]2021-528
-624
-0.17%
Honduras [+]2021-657
-777
-2.75%
Croatia [+]2021-1,652
-1,954
-2.90%
Haiti [+]2021-449
-532
-2.53%
Hungary [+]2021-10,440
-12,348
-6.80%
Indonesia [+]2021-46,303
-54,772
-4.62%
Israel [+]2020-38,670
-44,069
-10.83%
India [+]2020-298,621
-340,318
-12.76%
Iraq [+]2020-19,054
-21,715
-12.81%
Iran [+]2019-26,373
-29,524
-4.50%
Iceland [+]2021-1,920
-2,271
-8.90%
Jamaica [+]202135
41
0.27%
Jordan [+]2020-3,298
-3,759
-8.59%
Kenya [+]2020-7,200
-8,205
-8.10%
Kyrgyzstan [+]2021-91
-107
-1.26%
Cambodia [+]2019717
803
2.96%
Kiribati [+]20206
7
3.71%
Comoros [+]2020-5
-6
-0.51%
Saint Kitts and Nevis [+]202158
68
7.16%
South Korea [+]20195,485
6,140
0.37%
Kuwait [+]2020-11,866
-13,522
-12.76%
Kazakhstan [+]2021-6,607
-7,816
-4.10%
Laos [+]2020-909
-1,036
-5.59%
Lebanon [+]2020-1,400
-1,596
-5.84%
Saint Lucia [+]2020-157
-179
-10.78%
Sri Lanka [+]2020-9,032
-10,294
-12.76%
Liberia [+]2020-103
-117
-3.84%
Lesotho [+]2021-143
-169
-6.87%
Lithuania [+]2021-555
-656
-1.00%
Luxembourg [+]2021650
769
0.90%
Latvia [+]2021-2,416
-2,857
-7.30%
Libya [+]20213,779
4,471
13.82%
Morocco [+]2020-7,611
-8,673
-7.56%
Moldova [+]2021-303
-358
-2.62%
Montenegro [+]2020-458
-523
-10.94%
Madagascar [+]2020-453
-516
-3.96%
Marshall Islands [+]202011
12
5.00%
North Macedonia [+]2021-630
-745
-5.36%
Mali [+]2019-260
-291
-1.68%
Burma - Myanmar [+]2020-4,000
-4,559
-5.61%
Mongolia [+]2021-441
-522
-3.46%
Mauritania [+]2020207
236
2.90%
Malta [+]2021-1,162
-1,374
-8.00%
Mauritius [+]2021-696
-823
-7.15%
Maldives [+]2020-771
-878
-23.51%
Malawi [+]2021-879
-1,039
-8.54%
Mexico [+]2021-41,562
-49,163
-3.80%
Malaysia [+]2020-13,684
-15,595
-4.62%
Mozambique [+]2020-630
-718
-5.12%
Namibia [+]2020-760
-866
-8.16%
Niger [+]2020-644
-734
-5.34%
Nigeria [+]2020-21,312
-24,288
-5.66%
Nicaragua [+]2020-235
-268
-2.12%
Netherlands [+]2021-21,888
-25,887
-2.50%
Norway [+]202137,045
4,345
9.10%
Nepal [+]2020-1,589
-1,811
-5.33%
Nauru [+]202149
58
43.75%
New Zealand [+]2020-7,458
-8,499
-4.03%
Oman [+]2021-1,798
-2,127
-2.54%
Panama [+]2021-2,978
-3,523
-5.54%
Peru [+]2021-4,924
-5,825
-2.59%
Papua New Guinea [+]2020-1,853
-2,111
-8.56%
Philippines [+]2021-21,510
-25,444
-6.46%
Pakistan [+]2021-17,871
-21,140
-6.08%
Poland [+]2021-10,735
-12,696
-1.90%
State of Palestine [+]2021-797
-943
-5.31%
Palau [+]2020-25
-28
-10.93%
Paraguay [+]2021-1,992
-2,356
-6.15%
Qatar [+]20201,306
1,489
1.03%
Romania [+]2021-17,063
-20,180
-7.10%
Serbia [+]2020-3,389
-3,863
-7.24%
Russia [+]202110,808
12,785
0.72%
Rwanda [+]2019-469
-525
-5.07%
Saudi Arabia [+]2021-17,234
-20,386
-2.45%
Solomon Islands [+]2020-33
-38
-2.42%
Seychelles [+]2020-183
-209
-17.37%
Sudan [+]2019-3,244
-3,631
-10.82%
Sweden [+]2021-1,269
-1,501
-0.20%
Singapore [+]2021-646
-764
-0.19%
Slovenia [+]2021-2,705
-3,201
-5.20%
Slovakia [+]2021-5,973
-7,064
-6.20%
Sierra Leone [+]2020-205
-234
-5.76%
San Marino [+]2020-508
-580
-37.59%
Senegal [+]2020-1,379
-1,571
-6.41%
Somalia [+]202022
25
0.36%
Suriname [+]2021-176
-208
-7.28%
South Sudan [+]20194
4
0.08%
Sao Tome and Principe [+]202025
28
5.92%
El Salvador [+]2020-1,771
-2,018
-8.19%
Syria [+]2009-1,122
-1,560
-2.89%
Swaziland [+]2020-190
-217
-5.38%
Chad [+]2020194
221
2.06%
Togo [+]2020-458
-522
-6.88%
Thailand [+]2020-20,968
-23,895
-4.71%
Tajikistan [+]2020-310
-353
-4.34%
Timor-Leste [+]2019-555
-517
-25.25%
Turkmenistan [+]2020-63
-72
-0.14%
Tunisia [+]2021-3,032
-3,587
-7.72%
Tonga [+]202023
26
5.33%
Turkey [+]2021-23,918
-28,293
-3.51%
Trinidad and Tobago [+]2021-1,830
-2,165
-10.13%
Tuvalu [+]2019-1
-1
-1.06%
Taiwan [+]2020-17,162
-19,558
-2.92%
Tanzania [+]2021-1,947
-2,303
-3.28%
Ukraine [+]2021-6,669
-7,889
-3.98%
Uganda [+]2020-2,459
-2,802
-7.48%
Uruguay [+]2021-1,313
-1,554
-2.62%
Uzbekistan [+]2021-2,719
-3,216
-4.65%
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines [+]2021-35
-42
-4.82%
Venezuela [+]2017-29,350
-33,078
-22.99%
Vietnam [+]2020-11,763
-13,406
-3.91%
Vanuatu [+]2020-17
-20
-1.98%
Samoa [+]202112
15
1.87%
Yemen [+]2020-864
-985
-5.23%
South Africa [+]2021-22,651
-26,793
-6.41%
Zambia [+]2021-1,520
-1,798
-8.66%
Zimbabwe [+]2019-205
-1,870
-1.00%

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.