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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT France 2020

The national debt increased in France

In 2020 France public debt was 2,650,116 million euros3,026,963 million dollars, has increased 270,075362,507 million since 2019.

This amount means that the debt in 2020 reached 115.7% of France GDP, a 17.6 percentage point rise from 2019, when it was 98.1% of GDP.

If we check the tables we can see the evolution of France debt. It has risen since 2010 in global debt terms, when it was 1,701,122 million euros 2,255,177 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 85.3%.

According to the last data point published, France per capita debt in 2020 was 39,366 euros44,964 dollars per inhabitant. In 2019 it was 35,354 euros 39,579 dollars, afterwards rising by 4,012 euros5,385 dollars, and if we again check 2010 we can see that then the debt per person was 26,180 euros34,706 dollars .

The position of France, as compared with the rest of the world, has remained in 2020 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 174 in the list of debt to GDP and 182 in debt per capita, out of the 189 we publish.

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

France: Evolution of debt
DateDebt (M.€.)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per Capita
2020Q42,650,116116.30%39,366€
2020Q32,673,838116.40%39,718€
2020Q22,637,618113.90%39,180€
2020Q12,437,926101.30%36,214€
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France: Evolution of debt
DateDebt (M.€.)Debt (M.$.)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
20202,650,1163,026,963115.70%39,366€44,964$
20192,380,0412,664,45698.10%35,354€39,579$
20182,314,8832,733,87798.10%34,459€40,696$
20172,258,6172,551,56098.30%33,698€38,068$
20162,188,4812,422,43098.00%32,757€36,259$
20152,101,2552,331,34295.60%31,532€34,985$
20142,039,8842,709,98694.90%30,694€40,777$
20131,977,7342,626,62993.40%29,891€39,698$
20121,892,5402,431,53590.60%28,850€37,066$
20111,807,9572,516,67687.80%27,697€38,554$
20101,701,1222,255,17785.30%26,180€34,706$
20091,607,9832,242,81583.00%24,869€34,687$
20081,370,3262,015,47568.80%21,295€31,320$
20071,252,8671,717,05464.50%19,574€26,826$
20061,194,1061,499,31964.60%18,762€23,558$
20051,189,9191,480,37867.40%18,819€23,413$
20041,123,6151,397,66565.90%17,900€22,265$
20031,050,3561,188,16364.40%16,862€19,074$
2002956,794904,74460.30%15,466€14,625$
2001897,446803,75358.30%14,611€13,085$
2000870,626804,11058.90%14,277€13,187$
1999847,555903,32460.50%13,999€14,920$
1998829,353923,43861.30%13,786€15,350$
1997787,775893,47561.40%13,144€14,907$
1996751,070963,54460.00%12,575€16,133$
1995696,237898,86156.10%11,697€15,101$
1994588,600696,74549.89%9,923€11,746$
1993531,700616,48446.55%8,996€10,430$
1992454,900564,87040.22%7,725€9,593$
1991398,200464,54136.48%6,795€7,927$
1990374,900452,78735.59%6,429€7,765$
1989343,400353,40834.44%5,918€6,090$
1988311,200343,37733.64%5,395€5,952$
1987288,300314,95333.68%5,027€5,492$
1986255,000241,92831.30%4,471€4,242$
1985232,600171,16330.70%4,099€3,017$
1984205,700154,87629.09%3,643€2,743$
1983173,600150,11226.69%3,090€2,672$
1982148,600149,11425.36%2,657€2,667$
1981112,400136,41722.04%2,022€2,454$
198094,100146,27120.83%1,751€2,722$
France: Evolution of debt as a percentage of GDP

France: Evolution of debt in millions