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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT Canada 2020

Public debt went up in Canada

In 2020 Canada public debt was 1,696,886 million euros1,938,183 million dollars, has increased 346,354426,263 million since 2019.

This amount means that the debt in 2020 reached 117.84% of Canada GDP, a 31.02 percentage point rise from 2019, when it was 86.82% of GDP.

If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Canada debt. It has risen since 2010 in global debt terms, when it was 990,041 million euros 1,312,498 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 81.22%.

According to the last data point published, Canada per capita debt in 2020 was 44,649 euros50,998 dollars per inhabitant. In 2019 it was 35,925 euros 40,218 dollars, afterwards rising by 8,724 euros10,780 dollars, and if we again check 2010 we can see that then the debt per person was 29,115 euros38,597 dollars .

The position of Canada, as compared with the rest of the world, has worsened in 2020 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 175 in the list of debt to GDP and 186 in debt per capita, out of the 189 we publish.

In this page we show you the progression of the public debt in Canada. You can see debt in other countries in Public debt and see all the information about Canada in economy of Canada.

Canada: Evolution of debt
DateDebt (M.€.)Debt (M.$.)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
20201,696,8861,938,183117.84%44,649€50,998$
20191,350,5321,511,92086.82%35,925€40,218$
20181,294,5751,528,89388.83%34,927€41,249$
20171,297,4841,465,76888.84%35,503€40,108$
20161,266,6541,402,05991.73%35,078€38,828$
20151,279,1841,419,25591.19%35,829€39,752$
20141,162,9291,544,95285.58%32,816€43,597$
20131,197,5101,590,41486.13%34,134€45,333$
20121,214,6201,560,54485.41%34,989€44,954$
20111,053,7761,466,85681.78%30,687€42,717$
2010990,0411,312,49881.22%29,115€38,597$
2009783,1861,092,38879.27%23,289€32,484$
2008716,8381,054,32567.89%21,561€31,712$
2007716,548982,02966.86%21,787€29,859$
2006734,665922,44669.92%22,556€28,321$
2005665,964828,52570.64%20,654€25,696$
2004593,503738,25871.89%18,581€23,113$
2003601,185680,06075.91%18,998€21,491$
2002640,393605,55679.60%20,421€19,310$
2001672,124601,95481.46%21,667€19,405$
2000648,211598,68780.44%21,124€19,510$
1999565,747602,97388.97%18,609€19,834$
1998591,46493.29%19,614$
1997624,04495.27%20,867$
1996632,136100.24%21,349$
1995606,451100.08%20,696$
1994565,30297.48%19,493$
1993548,54494.73%19,123$
1992524,41888.23%18,484$
1991500,16881.66%17,839$
1990439,58173.74%15,874$
1989402,65570.99%14,762$
1988355,26469.75%13,260$
1987302,16269.76%11,425$
1986262,74669.32%10,067$
1985238,62865.17%9,234$
1984214,79660.21%8,388$
1983195,58457.21%7,710$
1982162,69051.71%6,477$
1981141,57046.08%5,704$
1980123,09744.60%5,021$
Canada: Evolution of debt as a percentage of GDP

Canada: Evolution of debt in millions