In 2018 New Zealand public debt was 51,306 million euros 60,593 million dollars, has decreased 4,765 2,750 million since 2017.
This amount means that the debt in 2018 reached 29.84% of New Zealand GDP, a 1.75 percentage point fall from 2017, when it was 31.59% of GDP.
If we check the tables we can see the evolution of New Zealand debt. It has risen since 2008 in global debt terms, when it was 17,493 million euros 25,729 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 18.98%.
According to the last data point published, New Zealand per capita debt in 2018 was 10,407 euros12,291 dollars per inhabitant. In 2017 it was 11,575 euros 13,077 dollars, afterwards dropping by 1,168 euros 786dollars, and if we again check 2008 we can see that then the debt per person was 4,087 euros6,011 dollars .
The position of New Zealand, as compared with the rest of the world, has improved in 2018 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 32 in the list of debt to GDP and 152 in debt per capita, out of the 186 we publish.