General government gross debt

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CountriesDateDebt (M.€.)Debt ($M)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
United States [+]202024,497,338
27,980,860
133.92%€74,286$84,850
United Kingdom [+]20202,479,993
2,837,176
104.47%€37,001$42,330
Germany [+]20202,314,330
2,643,428
68.70%€27,832$31,789
France [+]20202,649,261
3,025,986
115.00%€39,283$44,870
Japan [+]201910,803,923
12,092,868
235.45%€85,616$95,831
Spain [+]20201,345,784
1,537,155
120.00%€28,396$32,433
Italy [+]20202,573,468
2,939,416
155.60%€43,429$49,604
Portugal [+]2020270,491
308,954
135.20%€26,266$30,001
Greece [+]2020341,086
389,588
206.30%€31,929$36,470
Ireland [+]2020217,881
248,864
58.40%€43,516$49,704
Andorra [+]2019998
1,117
35.40%€12,870$14,408
United Arab Emirates [+]2019100,949
113,012
27.09%€10,622$11,891
Afghanistan [+]20191,034
1,157
6.13%€32$36
Antigua and Barbuda [+]20201,218
1,391
101.33%€12,438$14,207
Albania [+]20199,255
10,361
67.79%€3,252$3,641
Armenia [+]20207,041
8,042
63.48%€2,376$2,714
Angola [+]202069,940
79,885
136.54%€2,128$2,431
Argentina [+]2020350,604
400,459
102.79%€7,727$8,825
Austria [+]2020315,644
360,529
83.20%€35,336$40,361
Australia [+]2019579,241
648,926
46.61%€22,664$25,390
Azerbaijan [+]20207,990
9,126
21.37%€790$902
Bosnia and Herzegovina [+]20206,375
7,282
36.72%€1,943$2,220
Barbados [+]20205,829
6,658
156.76%€20,286$23,170
Bangladesh [+]201996,420
107,942
35.69%€591$662
Belgium [+]2020515,238
588,505
112.80%€44,547$50,882
Burkina Faso [+]20207,097
8,106
46.54%€340$388
Bulgaria [+]202015,136
17,347
24.70%€2,188$2,508
Bahrain [+]202039,531
45,152
129.72%€26,855$30,674
Burundi [+]20201,787
2,041
66.99%€150$172
Benin [+]20195,301
5,934
41.23%€449$503
Brunei [+]2020301
344
2.86%€653$745
Bolivia [+]202025,483
29,106
78.83%€2,183$2,493
Brazil [+]20201,250,218
1,432,671
98.94%€5,882$6,740
Bahamas [+]20207,436
8,493
75.15%€18,908$21,597
Bhutan [+]20202,652
3,029
120.74%€3,437$3,926
Botswana [+]20202,654
3,031
19.46%€1,129$1,289
Belarus [+]202025,380
28,989
48.05%€2,697$3,081
Belize [+]20201,845
2,108
123.29%€4,404$5,030
Canada [+]20201,692,725
1,935,423
117.46%€44,539$50,925
Democratic Republic of the Congo [+]20206,479
7,400
15.16%€72$83
Central African Republic [+]2019960
1,074
47.18%€202$226
Republic of the Congo [+]20188,919
10,533
77.13%€2,002$2,364
Switzerland [+]2019260,395
291,489
39.79%€30,257$33,870
Ivory Coast [+]202025,652
29,300
47.74%€972$1,111
Chile [+]202072,064
82,312
32.54%€3,704$4,230
Cameroon [+]202016,047
18,329
45.79%€605$690
China [+]20197,315,201
8,191,307
57.12%€5,188$5,809
Colombia [+]2020155,378
177,473
65.38%€3,085$3,523
Costa Rica [+]202036,552
41,750
67.51%€7,128$8,142
Cape Verde [+]20202,368
2,705
158.12%€4,260$4,865
Cyprus [+]202024,852
28,386
115.30%€27,737$31,681
Czech Republic [+]202081,907
93,554
37.70%€7,654$8,742
Djibouti [+]20201,234
1,409
40.88%€1,249$1,427
Denmark [+]2020131,813
150,640
42.10%€22,570$25,794
Dominica [+]2020531
607
108.68%€7,380$8,429
Dominican Republic [+]202049,322
56,524
71.46%€4,547$5,211
Algeria [+]201969,936
78,294
45.77%€1,611$1,803
Ecuador [+]202052,931
60,458
61.19%€3,023$3,453
Estonia [+]20205,098
5,822
19.00%€3,833$4,377
Egypt [+]2020286,351
327,070
89.84%€2,839$3,242
Eritrea [+]20183,154
3,725
185.61%€622$735
Ethiopia [+]202046,985
53,667
55.43%€409$467
Finland [+]2020164,183
187,530
69.50%€29,669$33,888
Fiji [+]20202,792
3,189
70.79%€3,114$3,557
Federated States of Micronesia [+]201864
76
18.83%€619$731
Gabon [+]20199,011
10,088
59.78%€4,148$4,643
Grenada [+]2020643
734
71.30%€5,687$6,495
Georgia [+]20208,369
9,559
60.02%€2,252$2,572
Ghana [+]201835,326
41,720
62.00%€1,195$1,412
The Gambia [+]20191,338
1,498
82.97%€570$638
Guinea [+]20194,632
5,186
38.37%€363$406
Equatorial Guinea [+]20194,384
4,908
42.99%€3,233$3,620
Guatemala [+]202021,467
24,519
31.53%€1,194$1,364
Guinea-Bissau [+]2019847
949
65.87%€441$494
Guyana [+]20192,028
2,270
43.87%€2,583$2,892
Hong Kong [+]20203,072
3,509
0.99%€414$472
Honduras [+]20199,711
10,872
43.33%€994$1,113
Croatia [+]202043,728
49,946
87.30%€10,834$12,374
Haiti [+]20202,718
3,104
21.35%€238$272
Hungary [+]2020105,575
120,557
80.10%€10,850$12,389
Indonesia [+]2020339,930
388,925
36.62%€1,258$1,439
Israel [+]2019211,534
236,798
59.50%€23,371$26,163
India [+]20202,090,483
2,389,151
89.61%€1,515$1,731
Iraq [+]2020125,239
143,048
84.21%€3,114$3,556
Iran [+]2019248,524
278,223
47.86%€2,985$3,341
Iceland [+]202014,660
16,744
77.08%€39,751$45,403
Jamaica [+]202013,159
15,030
107.42%€4,444$5,076
Jordan [+]201931,059
34,770
78.02%€3,075$3,442
Kenya [+]202060,732
69,368
67.57%€1,129$1,290
Kyrgyzstan [+]20204,625
5,283
68.04%€702$801
Cambodia [+]20196,918
7,744
28.59%€443$496
Kiribati [+]201932
36
18.10%€270$302
Comoros [+]2020238
272
22.30%€274$313
Saint Kitts and Nevis [+]2020490
559
56.87%€9,204$10,512
South Korea [+]2019621,074
695,692
42.13%€12,011$13,454
Kuwait [+]201914,155
15,847
11.64%€2,964$3,318
Kazakhstan [+]202039,567
45,194
26.33%€2,110$2,410
Laos [+]202011,259
12,860
68.18%€1,547$1,767
Lebanon [+]202025,091
28,659
150.43%€3,676$4,199
Saint Lucia [+]20201,327
1,515
92.08%€7,224$8,251
Sri Lanka [+]201965,116
72,897
86.80%€2,987$3,343
Liberia [+]20191,509
1,689
54.85%€306$342
Lesotho [+]2020884
1,009
50.38%€412$471
Lithuania [+]202023,062
26,342
46.60%€8,249$9,422
Luxembourg [+]202015,895
18,155
24.80%€25,042$28,603
Latvia [+]202012,754
14,568
43.20%€6,737$7,695
Libya [+]201412,181
16,182
36.39%€1,946$2,585
Morocco [+]202075,795
86,573
75.37%€2,053$2,345
Moldova [+]20193,026
3,388
28.29%€1,128$1,263
Montenegro [+]20204,493
5,132
107.15%€7,238$8,267
Madagascar [+]20205,321
6,078
46.02%€192$219
Marshall Islands [+]202040
46
19.01%€680$777
North Macedonia [+]20205,526
6,312
51.25%€2,671$3,051
Mali [+]20196,260
7,008
40.55%€318$357
Burma - Myanmar [+]202028,022
32,007
39.30%€515$588
Mongolia [+]20208,871
10,132
76.95%€2,644$3,020
Mauritania [+]20204,212
4,811
59.19%€906$1,035
Malta [+]20206,978
7,970
53.40%€13,520$15,442
Mauritius [+]20209,574
10,935
96.88%€7,564$8,640
Maldives [+]20204,790
5,472
146.05%€8,862$10,122
Malawi [+]20194,464
4,997
45.30%€240$268
Mexico [+]2020574,306
656,877
61.03%€4,494$5,140
Malaysia [+]2020199,185
227,509
67.43%€6,047$6,907
Mozambique [+]202015,812
18,061
128.45%€506$578
Namibia [+]20206,219
7,104
65.31%€2,484$2,837
Niger [+]20205,430
6,202
44.97%€224$256
Nigeria [+]2020131,882
150,635
35.00%€640$731
Nicaragua [+]20205,306
6,061
47.92%€817$933
Netherlands [+]2020434,795
496,623
54.30%€24,880$28,418
Norway [+]2020131,791
150,422
41.40%€24,445$27,901
Nepal [+]202012,571
14,359
42.16%€431$493
Nauru [+]202059
67
59.34%€5,453$6,229
New Zealand [+]202080,047
91,580
43.64%€15,736$18,003
Oman [+]202045,127
51,544
81.16%€10,152$11,596
Panama [+]202030,719
35,087
66.28%€7,179$8,200
Peru [+]202063,232
72,223
35.07%€1,918$2,190
Papua New Guinea [+]20198,881
9,942
40.04%€1,033$1,156
Philippines [+]2020163,735
187,018
51.68%€1,505$1,719
Pakistan [+]2020201,095
229,691
87.56%€964$1,101
Poland [+]2020293,124
334,559
57.40%€7,746$8,841
State of Palestine [+]20206,444
7,360
47.19%€1,263$1,443
Paraguay [+]20198,730
9,773
25.78%€1,220$1,366
Qatar [+]202092,014
105,098
72.10%€34,282$39,157
Romania [+]2020102,678
117,279
47.40%€5,352$6,113
Serbia [+]202027,124
30,982
58.37%€3,947$4,509
Russia [+]2020249,298
285,707
19.28%€1,706$1,955
Rwanda [+]20194,644
5,199
50.20%€368$412
Saudi Arabia [+]2020199,440
227,800
32.54%€5,696$6,506
Solomon Islands [+]2019117
131
8.31%€175$196
Seychelles [+]2020963
1,100
96.48%€9,785$11,176
Sudan [+]201960,069
67,248
200.35%€1,403$1,571
Sweden [+]2020196,988
224,709
39.70%€18,979$21,650
Singapore [+]2020463,092
528,944
154.90%€81,444$93,026
Slovenia [+]202037,423
42,744
79.80%€17,745$20,268
Slovakia [+]202055,010
62,832
59.70%€10,075$11,508
Sierra Leone [+]20192,637
2,952
71.66%€337$378
San Marino [+]2019909
1,018
62.94%€26,170$29,297
Senegal [+]202014,874
16,989
68.68%€888$1,015
Suriname [+]20203,751
4,285
148.24%€6,221$7,106
South Sudan [+]20191,281
1,434
31.26%€116$130
Sao Tome and Principe [+]2020341
389
81.37%€1,554$1,775
El Salvador [+]202019,237
21,972
89.18%€2,966$3,388
Syria [+]200912,115
16,898
31.21%€574$801
Swaziland [+]20201,456
1,663
41.19%€1,255$1,433
Chad [+]20204,555
5,203
47.91%€277$317
Togo [+]20204,013
4,583
60.28%€484$553
Thailand [+]2020221,022
252,451
49.63%€3,167$3,617
Tajikistan [+]20193,195
3,577
44.07%€343$384
Timor-Leste [+]2019172
193
9.58%€133$149
Turkmenistan [+]202012,906
14,741
32.25%€2,140$2,444
Tunisia [+]202030,883
35,274
89.74%€2,613$2,985
Tonga [+]2020189
216
43.25%€1,893$2,162
Turkey [+]2020249,160
286,923
39.77%€2,980$3,432
Trinidad and Tobago [+]202011,439
13,065
59.27%€8,174$9,336
Tuvalu [+]20196
6
11.53%€477$534
Taiwan [+]2020191,431
218,652
32.65%€8,125$9,280
Tanzania [+]202022,124
25,270
39.15%€370$423
Ukraine [+]202082,831
94,610
60.78%€2,000$2,284
Uganda [+]202014,758
16,857
44.10%€323$369
Uruguay [+]202033,786
38,591
68.06%€9,726$11,109
Uzbekistan [+]202019,160
21,885
36.44%€565$645
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines [+]2020602
687
85.00%€5,425$6,197
Venezuela [+]201733,162
37,463
26.00%€1,128$1,274
Vietnam [+]2020139,391
159,212
46.30%€1,432$1,636
Vanuatu [+]2019375
420
45.28%€1,272$1,424
Samoa [+]2020331
378
46.50%€1,669$1,907
Yemen [+]202013,915
15,893
84.17%€467$533
South Africa [+]2020204,324
233,412
69.45%€3,427$3,915
Zambia [+]202021,817
24,920
128.70%€1,187$1,356
Zimbabwe [+]2019162,454
181,867
113.92%€11,092$12,418
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Public debt by country

In the diagram we can see the representation of the total debt of the countries and their debt per capita. The total debt is represented by the size of the country, and the debt per capita by its color. The higher the debt per capita, the redder the background color of the country.

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General government gross debt

Government debt is the total financial obligations incurred by the government of a nation. Also is known as public debt, national debt or sovereign debt, and other definition is money owed by a national government.

Public debt is the sum of the debts owed by a state, and can be expressed: a) as amount (in million dollars) b) as a percentage of GDP: (Public Debt) / (GDP) and is the percentage of GDP a country should spend to pay its debt.