In 2017 New Zealand public debt was 56,077 million euros 59,777 million dollars, has increased 103,573 million since 2016.
This amount means that the debt in 2018 reached 29.39% of New Zealand GDP, a 2.22 percentage point fall from 2017, when it was 31.61% of GDP.
If we check the tables we can see the evolution of New Zealand debt. It has risen since 2007 in global debt terms, when it was 16,047 million euros 25,709 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 10,445 euros12,236 dollars per inhabitant. In 2017 it was 11,577 euros 13,078 dollars, afterwards dropping by 1,132 euros 842dollars, and if we again check 2008 we can see that then the debt per person was 4,084 euros6,007 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 31 in the list of debt to GDP and 152 in debt per capita, out of the 186 we publish.