General government gross debt

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CountriesDateDebt (M.€.)Debt ($M)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
United States [+]202124,894,852
29,463,730
128.13%€74,943$88,697
United Kingdom [+]20212,568,034
3,039,338
95.35%€38,283$45,308
Germany [+]20212,471,628
2,968,690
68.60%€29,694$35,665
France [+]20212,821,899
3,329,379
112.80%€41,595$49,075
Japan [+]202011,437,715
13,053,658
259.43%€90,588$103,386
Spain [+]20211,427,238
1,690,788
118.30%€30,090$35,646
Italy [+]20212,678,098
3,169,955
150.30%€45,404$53,743
Portugal [+]2021269,250
318,643
125.50%€26,009$30,781
Greece [+]2021353,434
431,474
194.50%€33,331$40,691
Ireland [+]2021236,073
279,136
55.40%€46,655$55,165
Andorra [+]20211,366
1,616
48.51%€17,175$20,317
United Arab Emirates [+]2021123,207
145,819
34.74%€12,332$14,595
Afghanistan [+]20201,305
1,490
7.40%€34$38
Antigua and Barbuda [+]20201,218
1,390
101.48%€12,437$14,194
Albania [+]202010,086
11,511
75.93%€3,564$4,068
Armenia [+]20217,090
8,391
60.25%€2,389$2,827
Angola [+]202154,889
64,963
86.41%€1,618$1,914
Argentina [+]2021332,819
393,900
80.93%€7,265$8,599
Austria [+]2021334,162
395,214
82.30%€37,216$44,016
Australia [+]2021806,601
954,634
58.38%€31,304$37,049
Azerbaijan [+]202112,206
14,446
26.45%€1,202$1,422
Bosnia and Herzegovina [+]20216,995
8,279
35.43%€2,009$2,378
Barbados [+]20215,819
6,887
135.40%€20,224$23,936
Bangladesh [+]2021125,026
147,971
35.55%€752$890
Belgium [+]2021548,488
649,405
109.20%€47,157$55,833
Burkina Faso [+]20218,449
10,000
52.37%€393$465
Bulgaria [+]202117,010
19,143
23.90%€2,487$2,799
Bahrain [+]202039,471
45,047
129.73%€26,814$30,603
Burundi [+]20201,784
2,036
65.97%€150$171
Benin [+]20217,468
8,838
49.94%€600$710
Brunei [+]2021297
352
2.51%€692$819
Bolivia [+]202127,677
32,756
80.48%€2,339$2,768
Brazil [+]20211,263,790
1,495,729
93.01%€5,906$6,990
Bahamas [+]20218,590
10,167
103.31%€21,643$25,615
Bhutan [+]20212,732
3,234
132.42%€3,628$4,294
Botswana [+]20213,000
3,551
19.53%€1,251$1,481
Belarus [+]202025,514
29,119
47.49%€2,711$3,094
Belize [+]20211,685
1,994
82.21%€3,919$4,638
Canada [+]20211,895,959
2,243,918
112.85%€49,598$58,701
Democratic Republic of the Congo [+]20207,036
8,030
16.49%€78$88
Central African Republic [+]20211,040
1,230
47.61%€211$250
Republic of the Congo [+]202111,070
13,101
103.64%€1,957$2,316
Switzerland [+]2021284,328
336,510
42.07%€32,545$38,518
Côte d'Ivoire [+]202025,615
29,234
47.58%€971$1,108
Chile [+]202197,134
114,960
36.29%€5,056$5,984
Cameroon [+]202117,464
20,669
45.54%€642$759
China [+]20208,863,574
10,115,837
68.06%€6,277$7,164
Colombia [+]2021171,615
203,111
64.60%€3,362$3,979
Costa Rica [+]202137,115
43,927
68.19%€7,165$8,480
Cabo Verde [+]20202,379
2,715
145.13%€4,279$4,884
Cyprus [+]202124,271
28,725
101.00%€26,828$31,751
Czechia [+]2021103,260
118,395
42.00%€9,819$11,258
Djibouti [+]20211,309
1,550
45.95%€1,307$1,546
Denmark [+]2021123,315
145,899
36.60%€20,995$24,841
Dominica [+]2021493
583
102.65%€6,824$8,077
Dominican Republic [+]202150,469
59,731
63.06%€4,607$5,453
Algeria [+]202186,594
102,486
62.99%€1,941$2,297
Ecuador [+]202155,828
66,074
62.24%€3,121$3,694
Estonia [+]20215,534
6,551
17.60%€4,155$4,919
Egypt [+]2021318,902
377,429
89.20%€3,123$3,697
Eritrea [+]20203,325
3,794
179.66%€656$749
Ethiopia [+]202144,412
52,562
52.95%€445$527
Finland [+]2021181,920
196,952
72.40%€32,789$35,498
Fiji [+]20213,127
3,701
82.99%€3,463$4,099
Federated States of Micronesia [+]201867
79
19.56%€643$760
Gabon [+]202111,249
13,313
65.77%€4,936$5,842
Grenada [+]2020653
745
71.41%€5,776$6,592
Georgia [+]20217,819
9,254
49.50%€2,120$2,509
Ghana [+]202154,926
65,007
82.12%€1,750$2,071
The Gambia [+]20201,361
1,554
85.89%€563$643
Guinea [+]20215,804
6,869
42.54%€430$509
Equatorial Guinea [+]20214,437
5,252
42.81%€3,060$3,622
Guatemala [+]202122,355
26,458
30.78%€1,307$1,546
Guinea-Bissau [+]20201,021
1,165
76.51%€519$592
Guyana [+]20212,797
3,310
42.90%€3,539$4,189
Hong Kong [+]20216,776
8,019
2.13%€915$1,083
Honduras [+]202112,091
14,310
50.23%€1,195$1,414
Croatia [+]202145,743
54,026
78.40%€11,792$13,927
Haiti [+]20214,302
5,092
24.23%€373$441
Hungary [+]2021114,715
139,916
76.80%€11,840$14,441
Indonesia [+]2021412,866
488,638
41.16%€1,517$1,795
Israel [+]2020255,846
291,992
70.65%€27,767$31,690
India [+]20202,084,533
2,379,040
89.18%€1,511$1,724
Iraq [+]2021103,203
122,144
59.08%€2,506$2,966
Iran [+]2021569,625
674,167
42.40%€6,714$7,946
Iceland [+]202014,667
16,740
77.16%€39,771$45,390
Jamaica [+]202112,347
14,613
92.35%€4,153$4,915
Jordan [+]202033,732
38,498
87.98%€3,306$3,773
Kenya [+]202163,344
74,970
67.83%€1,152$1,363
Kyrgyzstan [+]20214,409
5,218
61.12%€659$780
Cambodia [+]20207,762
8,859
35.17%€464$530
Kiribati [+]202030
35
19.02%€255$291
Comoros [+]2020256
293
24.02%€295$336
Saint Kitts and Nevis [+]2021509
602
63.39%€9,504$11,242
South Korea [+]2021785,435
929,584
51.33%€15,182$17,968
Kuwait [+]202010,867
12,402
11.71%€2,326$2,655
Kazakhstan [+]202141,804
49,476
25.10%€2,186$2,587
Laos [+]202013,431
15,328
82.75%€1,846$2,107
Lebanon [+]202032,318
36,884
150.58%€4,735$5,404
Saint Lucia [+]20211,372
1,624
92.20%€7,441$8,807
Sri Lanka [+]202177,496
91,719
103.08%€3,498$4,140
Liberia [+]20201,561
1,781
58.66%€309$352
Lesotho [+]20211,115
1,319
53.52%€516$611
Lithuania [+]202124,536
29,273
43.70%€8,744$10,432
Luxembourg [+]202117,729
20,968
24.50%€27,470$32,489
Latvia [+]202114,688
17,775
43.60%€7,831$9,476
Libya [+]201412,162
16,161
36.39%€1,943$2,582
Morocco [+]202183,220
98,493
68.94%€2,292$2,712
Moldova [+]20213,828
4,530
33.14%€1,487$1,760
Montenegro [+]20204,493
5,127
107.35%€7,238$8,260
Madagascar [+]20216,412
7,589
53.13%€226$267
Marshall Islands [+]202143
51
19.78%€723$855
North Macedonia [+]20216,243
7,389
53.20%€3,399$4,023
Mali [+]20218,406
9,948
51.95%€403$477
Myanmar [+]202027,964
31,914
39.28%€514$587
Mongolia [+]202110,302
12,193
79.77%€3,021$3,576
Mauritania [+]20214,318
5,111
51.66%€904$1,070
Malta [+]20218,268
9,805
56.30%€15,870$18,820
Mauritius [+]20219,341
11,055
93.55%€7,390$8,746
Maldives [+]20205,054
5,768
154.39%€9,350$10,671
Malawi [+]20216,483
7,672
63.93%€330$390
Mexico [+]2021631,134
746,964
57.56%€4,845$5,734
Malaysia [+]2021217,529
257,452
69.02%€6,652$7,873
Mozambique [+]202114,179
16,782
106.37%€441$522
Namibia [+]20217,482
8,856
71.96%€2,934$3,473
Niger [+]20216,473
7,661
51.21%€258$305
Nigeria [+]2020129,758
148,091
34.49%€629$718
Nicaragua [+]20205,299
6,048
48.05%€816$931
Netherlands [+]2021449,026
530,350
52.40%€25,526$30,150
Norway [+]2021176,861
209,319
43.41%€32,599$38,582
Nepal [+]202012,553
14,327
42.44%€431$492
Nauru [+]202130
36
27.06%€2,771$3,280
New Zealand [+]202079,607
90,854
43.16%€15,652$17,864
Oman [+]202145,652
54,031
62.92%€10,084$11,935
Panama [+]202131,403
37,166
58.43%€7,167$8,482
Peru [+]202169,401
82,137
36.35%€2,080$2,462
Papua New Guinea [+]202010,172
11,609
47.06%€1,137$1,298
Philippines [+]2021189,635
224,438
56.95%€1,721$2,037
Pakistan [+]2021220,393
260,842
74.91%€990$1,172
Poland [+]2021306,837
365,276
53.80%€8,149$9,701
State of Palestine [+]20217,678
9,088
50.38%€1,469$1,739
Paraguay [+]202112,372
14,642
37.72%€1,683$1,991
Qatar [+]202188,600
104,860
58.36%€30,233$35,782
Romania [+]2021116,695
145,994
48.90%€6,130$7,669
Serbia [+]202130,828
36,486
57.85%€4,535$5,368
Russia [+]2021255,354
302,218
16.99%€1,754$2,076
Rwanda [+]20216,225
7,368
66.58%€469$555
Saudi Arabia [+]2021211,341
250,128
30.01%€5,980$7,078
Solomon Islands [+]2020184
210
13.65%€268$305
Seychelles [+]2021897
1,061
72.85%€9,040$10,700
Sudan [+]201960,062
67,245
200.35%€1,403$1,571
Sweden [+]2021193,253
228,560
36.30%€18,489$21,867
Singapore [+]2021549,739
650,630
159.87%€100,795$119,294
Slovenia [+]202138,877
45,990
74.50%€18,450$21,825
Slovakia [+]202161,267
72,501
62.20%€11,273$13,340
Sierra Leone [+]20212,779
3,289
79.29%€341$404
San Marino [+]2020969
1,106
71.65%€27,841$31,774
Senegal [+]202117,085
20,221
73.16%€994$1,176
Suriname [+]20213,031
3,587
125.70%€5,122$6,062
South Sudan [+]20191,335
1,494
28.09%€121$135
Sao Tome and Principe [+]2020340
388
81.37%€1,552$1,771
El Salvador [+]202120,016
23,690
82.44%€3,071$3,634
Syria [+]200912,083
16,835
31.21%€573$798
Eswatini [+]20211,837
2,174
45.01%€1,567$1,854
Chad [+]20215,577
6,601
55.96%€330$390
Togo [+]20204,007
4,573
60.28%€484$552
Thailand [+]2021246,704
291,981
58.38%€3,527$4,174
Tajikistan [+]20203,594
4,102
50.43%€377$430
Timor-Leste [+]2019207
193
9.43%€160$149
Turkmenistan [+]20215,823
6,891
11.08%€952$1,126
Tunisia [+]202132,369
38,310
81.79%€2,712$3,210
Tonga [+]2021189
223
47.55%€1,768$2,092
Türkiye [+]2021288,754
341,749
41.80%€3,410$4,036
Trinidad and Tobago [+]202111,947
14,140
60.59%€8,513$10,076
Tuvalu [+]20196
6
11.53%€477$535
Taiwan [+]2021185,635
219,703
28.36%€7,942$9,399
Tanzania [+]202124,161
28,595
40.67%€393$465
Ukraine [+]202180,303
95,040
47.59%€1,959$2,318
Uganda [+]202118,789
22,237
51.76%€443$524
Uruguay [+]202132,603
38,587
65.08%€9,355$11,072
Uzbekistan [+]202120,906
24,743
35.75%€605$716
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines [+]2021658
779
88.42%€5,914$6,999
Venezuela [+]201726,663
30,110
133.61%€907$1,024
Viet Nam [+]2021122,876
145,427
39.71%€1,252$1,481
Vanuatu [+]2020414
472
47.53%€1,371$1,564
Samoa [+]2021330
391
46.30%€1,649$1,952
Yemen [+]202013,867
15,826
83.96%€465$531
South Africa [+]2021244,148
288,955
68.98%€4,059$4,804
Zambia [+]202121,455
25,393
119.14%€1,134$1,342
Zimbabwe [+]201919,145
174,699
93.21%€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.