General government gross debt

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CountriesDateDebt (M.€.)Debt ($M)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
United States [+]202024,610,805
28,047,286
134.24%€74,300$84,675
United Kingdom [+]20212,569,385
3,039,338
95.35%€38,334$45,346
Germany [+]20212,475,776
2,966,846
69.30%€29,773$35,678
France [+]20212,813,087
3,297,467
112.90%€41,579$48,738
Japan [+]202011,454,265
13,053,658
259.00%€90,719$103,386
Spain [+]20211,427,235
1,687,991
118.40%€30,090$35,587
Italy [+]20212,677,910
3,167,165
150.80%€45,207$53,467
Portugal [+]2021269,232
318,916
127.40%€26,143$30,968
Greece [+]2021353,389
430,460
193.30%€33,093$40,310
Ireland [+]2021235,851
278,941
56.00%€47,111$55,718
Andorra [+]20201,173
1,337
46.33%€15,038$17,142
United Arab Emirates [+]2020127,215
144,978
40.40%€13,706$15,619
Afghanistan [+]20201,307
1,490
7.40%€34$38
Antigua and Barbuda [+]20201,220
1,390
101.48%€12,455$14,194
Albania [+]202010,101
11,511
75.93%€3,570$4,068
Armenia [+]20207,041
8,024
63.48%€2,376$2,708
Angola [+]202069,940
79,706
136.83%€2,128$2,425
Argentina [+]2021332,994
393,900
80.62%€7,269$8,599
Austria [+]2021334,084
395,121
82.80%€37,400$44,233
Australia [+]2020688,738
784,909
57.83%€26,816$30,560
Azerbaijan [+]202112,212
14,446
26.45%€1,204$1,424
Bosnia and Herzegovina [+]20206,395
7,288
36.53%€1,949$2,222
Barbados [+]20205,830
6,644
146.71%€20,286$23,118
Bangladesh [+]201997,676
109,344
36.14%€599$671
Belgium [+]2021548,703
648,951
108.20%€47,487$56,163
Burkina Faso [+]20207,097
8,088
46.54%€340$387
Bulgaria [+]202117,014
19,143
25.10%€2,460$2,768
Bahrain [+]202039,528
45,047
129.73%€26,853$30,603
Burundi [+]20201,786
2,036
65.97%€150$171
Benin [+]20217,469
8,835
50.62%€600$710
Brunei [+]2020301
343
2.86%€679$774
Bolivia [+]202025,295
28,827
78.13%€2,167$2,470
Brazil [+]20201,254,309
1,429,452
98.68%€5,901$6,725
Bahamas [+]20218,595
10,167
102.81%€21,654$25,615
Bhutan [+]20212,734
3,235
134.94%€3,631$4,295
Botswana [+]20213,282
3,882
21.27%€1,369$1,619
Belarus [+]202025,551
29,119
47.49%€2,715$3,094
Belize [+]20201,852
2,111
133.08%€4,420$5,037
Canada [+]20211,885,855
2,230,787
112.06%€49,308$58,327
Democratic Republic of the Congo [+]20206,675
7,607
15.62%€74$84
Central African Republic [+]2020910
1,037
43.43%€188$215
Republic of the Congo [+]20209,974
11,367
110.05%€2,130$2,428
Switzerland [+]2019260,391
291,497
39.80%€30,257$33,871
Ivory Coast [+]202025,353
28,893
47.03%€961$1,095
Chile [+]202197,185
114,960
36.28%€5,058$5,984
Cameroon [+]202016,082
18,328
44.85%€606$690
China [+]20208,876,399
10,115,837
68.06%€6,286$7,164
Colombia [+]2020155,795
177,549
65.66%€3,093$3,525
Costa Rica [+]202137,135
43,927
68.34%€7,169$8,480
Cape Verde [+]20202,379
2,711
158.82%€4,279$4,876
Cyprus [+]202124,271
28,705
103.60%€27,088$32,037
Czechia [+]2021103,250
122,114
41.90%€9,648$11,411
Djibouti [+]20201,228
1,399
41.04%€1,243$1,416
Denmark [+]2021123,351
145,887
36.70%€21,122$24,980
Dominica [+]2021518
613
101.90%€7,175$8,487
Dominican Republic [+]202049,539
56,456
71.53%€4,567$5,204
Algeria [+]202066,473
75,755
51.32%€1,516$1,728
Ecuador [+]202053,050
60,458
60.89%€3,030$3,453
Estonia [+]20215,535
6,551
18.10%€4,161$4,925
Egypt [+]2021318,406
376,644
93.50%€3,054$3,613
Eritrea [+]20183,154
3,723
185.61%€622$735
Ethiopia [+]202144,435
52,562
52.95%€446$527
Finland [+]2021166,411
196,814
65.80%€30,072$35,566
Fiji [+]20213,155
3,732
79.18%€3,495$4,134
Federated States of Micronesia [+]201864
76
18.83%€619$731
Gabon [+]202010,406
11,860
77.32%€4,676$5,328
Grenada [+]2020654
745
71.41%€5,785$6,592
Georgia [+]20217,823
9,254
49.50%€2,098$2,482
Ghana [+]201835,314
41,685
61.98%€1,195$1,410
The Gambia [+]20201,364
1,554
85.03%€564$643
Guinea [+]20215,845
6,914
39.26%€433$512
Equatorial Guinea [+]20204,288
4,886
48.76%€3,056$3,483
Guatemala [+]202122,367
26,458
30.87%€1,307$1,546
Guinea-Bissau [+]20201,027
1,170
79.35%€522$595
Guyana [+]20212,815
3,329
43.74%€3,561$4,213
Hong Kong [+]20216,780
8,020
2.14%€916$1,083
Honduras [+]202111,496
13,599
48.19%€1,136$1,344
Croatia [+]202145,719
54,072
79.80%€11,327$13,396
Haiti [+]20214,304
5,092
24.23%€373$441
Hungary [+]2021114,885
135,874
76.80%€11,806$13,963
Indonesia [+]2021429,427
507,972
42.83%€1,577$1,866
Israel [+]2020256,026
291,776
71.67%€27,787$31,667
India [+]20202,108,054
2,402,408
90.06%€1,528$1,741
Iraq [+]2020125,240
142,727
84.21%€3,114$3,548
Iran [+]2019248,525
278,214
42.42%€2,985$3,341
Iceland [+]202014,689
16,740
77.41%€39,829$45,390
Jamaica [+]202112,105
14,319
91.50%€4,071$4,816
Jordan [+]202033,781
38,498
87.98%€3,311$3,773
Kenya [+]202060,076
68,465
67.60%€1,117$1,273
Kyrgyzstan [+]20214,401
5,206
60.97%€657$778
Cambodia [+]20196,918
7,744
28.59%€443$496
Kiribati [+]202030
35
19.02%€255$291
Comoros [+]2020238
271
22.29%€274$312
Saint Kitts and Nevis [+]2021509
602
63.39%€9,504$11,242
South Korea [+]2019621,430
695,666
42.13%€12,018$13,453
Kuwait [+]202010,883
12,402
11.71%€2,330$2,655
Kazakhstan [+]202141,826
49,476
25.93%€2,187$2,587
Laos [+]202013,427
15,302
82.61%€1,845$2,103
Lebanon [+]202032,365
36,884
135.01%€4,742$5,404
Saint Lucia [+]20201,388
1,582
95.46%€7,559$8,614
Sri Lanka [+]202071,668
81,675
101.24%€3,270$3,726
Liberia [+]20201,554
1,771
58.32%€307$350
Lesotho [+]20211,139
1,347
54.69%€528$624
Lithuania [+]202124,536
29,018
44.30%€8,776$10,380
Luxembourg [+]202117,856
21,118
24.40%€28,131$33,271
Latvia [+]202114,740
17,433
44.80%€7,786$9,208
Libya [+]201412,181
16,161
36.39%€1,946$2,582
Morocco [+]202076,918
87,659
76.41%€2,084$2,375
Moldova [+]20213,813
4,510
32.99%€1,481$1,752
Montenegro [+]20204,493
5,127
107.35%€7,238$8,260
Madagascar [+]20205,614
6,398
49.01%€203$231
Marshall Islands [+]202040
46
19.01%€682$777
North Macedonia [+]20216,247
7,389
53.20%€3,019$3,572
Mali [+]20196,287
7,038
40.73%€320$358
Burma - Myanmar [+]202028,004
31,914
39.28%€515$587
Mongolia [+]202112,086
14,297
94.69%€3,630$4,294
Mauritania [+]20204,212
4,800
59.19%€906$1,032
Malta [+]20218,284
9,798
57.00%€16,052$18,985
Mauritius [+]20219,803
11,596
100.71%€7,743$9,160
Maldives [+]20204,791
5,460
146.14%€8,863$10,100
Malawi [+]20216,539
7,735
63.52%€333$394
Mexico [+]2021630,793
746,168
57.63%€4,842$5,728
Malaysia [+]2020200,608
228,619
67.78%€6,157$7,016
Mozambique [+]202014,651
16,697
119.02%€469$534
Namibia [+]20206,219
7,087
66.74%€2,484$2,830
Niger [+]20205,430
6,188
44.98%€224$256
Nigeria [+]2020129,946
148,091
34.49%€630$718
Nicaragua [+]20205,306
6,047
47.92%€817$931
Netherlands [+]2021448,110
529,980
52.10%€25,642$30,327
Norway [+]2021196,180
232,063
48.10%€36,388$43,043
Nepal [+]202012,571
14,326
42.16%€431$492
Nauru [+]202130
36
27.06%€2,773$3,280
New Zealand [+]202079,722
90,854
43.12%€15,675$17,864
Oman [+]202146,164
54,608
65.28%€8,838$10,455
Panama [+]202131,419
37,166
58.43%€7,171$8,482
Peru [+]202168,262
80,748
35.93%€2,046$2,421
Papua New Guinea [+]202010,051
11,455
46.44%€1,123$1,280
Philippines [+]2021191,413
226,424
57.53%€1,737$2,055
Pakistan [+]2021217,422
257,190
73.96%€977$1,155
Poland [+]2021306,836
362,895
53.80%€8,109$9,590
State of Palestine [+]20217,406
8,760
49.29%€1,417$1,676
Paraguay [+]202111,981
14,173
37.02%€1,629$1,927
Qatar [+]202092,014
104,862
72.61%€34,283$39,069
Romania [+]2021116,618
137,924
48.80%€6,073$7,183
Serbia [+]202027,090
30,872
57.88%€3,942$4,493
Russia [+]2021255,488
302,218
17.02%€1,755$2,076
Rwanda [+]20194,608
5,159
49.82%€365$409
Saudi Arabia [+]2021211,548
250,241
30.02%€5,986$7,081
Solomon Islands [+]2020178
203
13.12%€259$295
Seychelles [+]2020940
1,071
89.10%€9,544$10,877
Sudan [+]201960,069
67,245
200.35%€1,403$1,571
Sweden [+]2021192,567
227,749
36.70%€18,553$21,943
Singapore [+]2021453,737
536,727
132.81%€83,193$98,410
Slovenia [+]202138,858
45,989
74.70%€18,425$21,807
Slovakia [+]202161,259
72,451
63.10%€11,220$13,270
Sierra Leone [+]20202,719
3,098
76.33%€341$388
San Marino [+]20201,055
1,204
78.04%€30,312$34,594
Senegal [+]202014,890
16,969
69.17%€889$1,013
Suriname [+]20213,024
3,577
125.32%€5,109$6,044
South Sudan [+]20191,335
1,494
28.09%€121$135
Sao Tome and Principe [+]2020341
388
81.37%€1,554$1,771
El Salvador [+]202019,277
21,969
89.16%€2,972$3,387
Syria [+]200912,115
16,835
31.21%€574$798
Swaziland [+]20201,489
1,697
42.11%€1,284$1,463
Chad [+]20204,904
5,589
52.10%€299$340
Togo [+]20204,013
4,573
60.28%€484$552
Thailand [+]2020221,330
252,235
49.75%€3,171$3,614
Tajikistan [+]20203,600
4,103
50.44%€377$430
Timor-Leste [+]2019206
192
9.38%€159$148
Turkmenistan [+]20206,124
6,979
13.12%€1,015$1,157
Tunisia [+]202132,231
38,126
82.03%€2,700$3,194
Tonga [+]2020187
214
43.25%€1,874$2,135
Turkey [+]2021284,046
335,999
41.65%€3,354$3,968
Trinidad and Tobago [+]202111,950
14,136
66.12%€8,515$10,073
Tuvalu [+]20196
6
11.53%€478$535
Taiwan [+]2020191,431
218,161
32.60%€8,125$9,259
Tanzania [+]202124,236
28,669
40.79%€394$466
Ukraine [+]202182,108
97,126
48.98%€1,874$2,217
Uganda [+]202015,249
17,378
46.41%€370$422
Uruguay [+]202133,881
40,078
67.51%€9,721$11,500
Uzbekistan [+]202121,518
25,454
36.78%€623$737
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines [+]2021659
780
89.35%€5,926$7,010
Venezuela [+]201733,162
37,374
26.00%€1,128$1,271
Vietnam [+]2020125,389
142,898
41.67%€1,288$1,468
Vanuatu [+]2020431
491
49.39%€1,426$1,626
Samoa [+]2021330
390
49.56%€1,649$1,950
Yemen [+]202013,915
15,857
84.17%€467$532
South Africa [+]2021244,276
288,956
69.13%€4,062$4,804
Zambia [+]202121,609
25,562
123.17%€1,142$1,351
Zimbabwe [+]201919,148
174,699
93.22%€1,307$11,929
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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.