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Deficit: Countries comparison
CountriesDateDeficit (M.€)Deficit (M.$)Deficit (%GDP)
United States [+]2016-705,437
-780,642
-4.19%
United Kingdom [+]2017-42,081
-47,539
-1.80%
Germany [+]201734,008
38,419
1.00%
France [+]2017-59,341
-67,038
-2.60%
Japan [+]2016-163,849
-181,364
-3.66%
Spain [+]2017-35,903
-40,560
-3.10%
Italy [+]2017-41,060
-46,385
-2.40%
Portugal [+]2017-5,763
-6,510
-3.00%
Greece [+]20171,391
1,571
0.80%
Ireland [+]2017-730
-824
-0.20%
United Arab Emirates [+]2016-7,810
-8,644
-2.48%
Afghanistan [+]201621
23
0.12%
Antigua and Barbuda [+]2016-2
-2
-0.14%
Albania [+]2016-189
-209
-1.76%
Armenia [+]2016-537
-594
-5.62%
Angola [+]2016-4,131
-4,572
-4.80%
Argentina [+]2016-31,833
-35,235
-6.36%
Austria [+]2017-2,949
-3,331
-0.80%
Australia [+]2016-30,232
-33,464
-2.65%
Azerbaijan [+]2015-2,205
-2,447
-4.81%
Bosnia and Herzegovina [+]201653
58
0.35%
Barbados [+]20169
10
0.21%
Bangladesh [+]2016-6,688
-7,403
-3.36%
Belgium [+]2017-3,874
-4,376
-0.90%
Burkina Faso [+]2016-357
-396
-3.50%
Bulgaria [+]2017585
661
1.10%
Bahrain [+]2016-5,213
-5,770
-17.93%
Burundi [+]2015-144
-160
-5.31%
Benin [+]2016-458
-507
-5.91%
Brunei [+]2016-2,213
-2,449
-21.48%
Bolivia [+]2016-2,038
-2,256
-6.62%
Brazil [+]2016-145,999
-161,607
-9.01%
Bahamas [+]2016-280
-310
-2.76%
Bhutan [+]2016-21
-23
-1.10%
Botswana [+]2016-159
-176
-1.12%
Belarus [+]2016-1,449
-1,604
-3.36%
Belize [+]2016-62
-69
-3.77%
Canada [+]2016-15,223
-16,850
-1.10%
Democratic Republic of the Congo [+]2016-359
-397
-1.01%
Central African Republic [+]201625
27
1.56%
Republic of the Congo [+]2016-1,587
-1,757
-22.55%
Switzerland [+]20177,678
8,674
1.30%
Ivory Coast [+]2016-1,277
-1,414
-3.89%
Chile [+]2016-5,989
-6,629
-2.65%
Cameroon [+]2016-1,796
-1,988
-6.17%
China [+]2016-375,585
-415,735
-3.70%
Colombia [+]2016-7,470
-8,268
-2.95%
Costa Rica [+]2016-2,760
-3,055
-5.28%
Cape Verde [+]2016-46
-51
-3.08%
Cyprus [+]2017344
389
1.80%
Czech Republic [+]20172,970
3,356
1.50%
Djibouti [+]2016-310
-343
-18.16%
Denmark [+]20173,180
3,593
1.10%
Dominica [+]201620
22
3.83%
Dominican Republic [+]2016-1,823
-2,018
-2.82%
Algeria [+]2016-18,875
-20,892
-13.13%
Ecuador [+]2016-7,434
-8,226
-8.34%
Estonia [+]2017-91
-102
-0.40%
Egypt [+]2016-32,161
-35,599
-10.70%
Eritrea [+]2008-198
-291
-21.13%
Ethiopia [+]2016-1,547
-1,713
-2.34%
Finland [+]2017-1,542
-1,742
-0.70%
Fiji [+]2016-58
-64
-1.37%
Federated States of Micronesia [+]201530
33
10.51%
Gabon [+]2016-597
-661
-4.71%
Grenada [+]201622
24
2.31%
Georgia [+]2016-208
-230
-1.61%
Ghana [+]2016-3,422
-3,788
-8.85%
The Gambia [+]2016-85
-94
-9.75%
Guinea [+]2016-11
-13
-0.15%
Equatorial Guinea [+]2016-1,103
-1,221
-11.99%
Guatemala [+]2016-673
-745
-1.08%
Guinea-Bissau [+]2016-50
-55
-4.71%
Guyana [+]2016-135
-150
-4.28%
Hong Kong [+]201612,931
14,313
4.39%
Honduras [+]2016-78
-86
-0.40%
Croatia [+]2017423
478
0.90%
Haiti [+]2016-6
-7
-0.08%
Hungary [+]2017-2,747
-3,103
-2.20%
Indonesia [+]2016-20,941
-23,180
-2.49%
Israel [+]2016-6,062
-6,710
-2.11%
India [+]2016-136,682
-151,293
-6.65%
Iraq [+]2016-21,532
-23,834
-13.88%
Iran [+]2016-8,290
-9,177
-2.27%
Iceland [+]20178
9
0%
Jamaica [+]2016-25
-28
-0.20%
Jordan [+]2016-1,178
-1,304
-3.37%
Kenya [+]2016-5,296
-5,862
-8.31%
Kyrgyzstan [+]2016-270
-299
-4.56%
Cambodia [+]2016-308
-340
-1.69%
Kiribati [+]201610
11
6.04%
Comoros [+]2016-40
-45
-7.27%
Saint Kitts and Nevis [+]201634
38
4.24%
South Korea [+]201622,312
24,697
1.75%
Kuwait [+]2016628
695
0.63%
Kazakhstan [+]2016-6,635
-7,344
-5.49%
Laos [+]2016-664
-735
-4.72%
Lebanon [+]2015-3,367
-3,736
-7.49%
Saint Lucia [+]2016-25
-28
-1.70%
Sri Lanka [+]2016-3,935
-4,356
-5.38%
Liberia [+]2016-111
-123
-3.74%
Lesotho [+]2016-140
-155
-6.35%
Lithuania [+]2017206
233
0.50%
Luxembourg [+]2017764
863
1.40%
Latvia [+]2017-156
-176
-0.60%
Libya [+]2016-18,986
-21,015
-113.33%
Morocco [+]2016-3,828
-4,238
-4.09%
Moldova [+]2016-128
-142
-2.10%
Montenegro [+]2016-246
-272
-6.23%
Madagascar [+]2016-118
-131
-1.31%
Marshall Islands [+]20167
8
4.02%
Republic of Macedonia [+]2016-261
-288
-2.68%
Mali [+]2016-500
-553
-3.94%
Burma - Myanmar [+]2016-1,438
-1,592
-2.52%
Mongolia [+]2016-1,696
-1,877
-16.98%
Mauritania [+]2016-22
-24
-0.51%
Malta [+]2017393
444
3.50%
Mauritius [+]2016-403
-446
-3.59%
Maldives [+]2016-369
-408
-9.68%
Malawi [+]2016-326
-361
-7.32%
Mexico [+]2016-26,950
-29,831
-2.77%
Malaysia [+]2016-7,002
-7,750
-2.61%
Mozambique [+]2016-636
-704
-6.24%
Namibia [+]2016-901
-998
-9.11%
Niger [+]2016-417
-462
-6.13%
Nigeria [+]2016-14,402
-15,942
-3.93%
Nicaragua [+]2016-191
-211
-1.60%
Netherlands [+]20178,959
10,121
1.20%
Norway [+]201717,913
20,237
5.10%
Nepal [+]2016259
287
1.36%
Nauru [+]201622
24
23.52%
New Zealand [+]20162,191
2,425
1.31%
Oman [+]2016-12,860
-14,235
-21.30%
Panama [+]2016-942
-1,042
-1.80%
Peru [+]2016-4,124
-4,565
-2.34%
Papua New Guinea [+]2015-897
-995
-4.82%
Philippines [+]2016-1,023
-1,132
-0.37%
Pakistan [+]2016-11,119
-12,308
-4.41%
Poland [+]2017-6,570
-7,423
-1.40%
Palau [+]20169
10
3.32%
Paraguay [+]2016-129
-143
-0.52%
Qatar [+]20157,891
8,755
5.41%
Romania [+]2017-5,399
-6,099
-2.90%
Serbia [+]2016-412
-456
-1.19%
Russia [+]2016-42,345
-46,872
-3.66%
Rwanda [+]2016-178
-197
-2.33%
Saudi Arabia [+]2016-100,262
-110,980
-17.20%
Solomon Islands [+]2016-37
-41
-3.32%
Seychelles [+]20163
3
0.21%
Sudan [+]2016-832
-921
-1.60%
Sweden [+]20177,377
8,334
1.60%
Singapore [+]20169,242
10,230
3.26%
Slovenia [+]201729
32
0.10%
Slovakia [+]2017-659
-745
-0.80%
Sierra Leone [+]2016-289
-320
-8.46%
San Marino [+]2016-4
-4
-0.28%
Senegal [+]2016-563
-623
-4.23%
Suriname [+]2016-232
-257
-7.83%
South Sudan [+]2016-587
-650
-21.25%
Sao Tome and Principe [+]2016-9
-10
-2.75%
El Salvador [+]2016-639
-707
-2.64%
Syria [+]2009-1,120
-1,562
-2.89%
Swaziland [+]2016-365
-404
-10.36%
Chad [+]2016-178
-197
-1.96%
Togo [+]2016-385
-427
-9.56%
Thailand [+]20162,092
2,315
0.57%
Tajikistan [+]2016-614
-679
-9.77%
Timor-Leste [+]2016-752
-832
-32.99%
Turkmenistan [+]2015-225
-250
-0.70%
Tunisia [+]2016-2,234
-2,473
-5.88%
Tonga [+]2016-2
-2
-0.42%
Turkey [+]2016-18,165
-20,107
-2.33%
Trinidad and Tobago [+]2016-2,536
-2,807
-12.44%
Tuvalu [+]20165
6
16.55%
Taiwan [+]2016-10,540
-11,667
-2.20%
Tanzania [+]2016-937
-1,037
-2.18%
Ukraine [+]2016-1,875
-2,076
-2.23%
Uganda [+]2016-1,119
-1,238
-4.89%
Uruguay [+]2016-1,830
-2,026
-3.86%
Uzbekistan [+]2016238
263
0.40%
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines [+]20168
9
1.13%
Venezuela [+]2013-24,066
-31,962
-14.09%
Vietnam [+]2015-9,447
-10,482
-5.48%
Vanuatu [+]2016-44
-49
-6.12%
Samoa [+]2016-3
-3
-0.41%
Yemen [+]2013-2,099
-2,787
-6.90%
South Africa [+]2016-10,848
-12,007
-4.06%
Zambia [+]2016-1,098
-1,215
-5.80%
Zimbabwe [+]2015-142
-158
-0.99%
Deficit: Countries comparison

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.