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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT New Zealand 2020

Public debt went up in New Zealand

In 2020 New Zealand public debt was 79,722 million euros90,854 million dollars, has increased 19,76023,728 million since 2019.

This amount means that the debt in 2020 reached 43.12% of New Zealand GDP, a 11.31 percentage point rise from 2019, when it was 31.81% of GDP.

If we check the tables we can see the evolution of New Zealand debt. It has risen since 2010 in global debt terms, when it was 32,574 million euros 43,139 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 29.68%.

According to the last data point published, New Zealand per capita debt in 2020 was 15,675 euros17,864 dollars per inhabitant. In 2019 it was 12,026 euros 13,463 dollars, afterwards rising by 3,649 euros4,401 dollars, and if we again check 2010 we can see that then the debt per person was 7,483 euros9,910 dollars .

The position of New Zealand, as compared with the rest of the world, has worsened in 2020 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 56 in the list of debt to GDP and 158 in debt per capita, out of the 190 we publish.

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

New Zealand: Evolution of debt
DateDebt (M.€.)Debt ($M)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
202079,72290,85443.12%€15,675$17,864
201959,96267,12631.81%€12,026$13,463
201849,89658,89828.09%€10,179$12,015
201756,24063,38431.13%€11,680$13,164
201656,08862,04133.39%€11,891$13,153
201554,36060,28934.21%€11,784$13,069
201451,56068,40634.18%€11,407$15,134
201348,73264,70334.57%€10,958$14,550
201248,67162,53735.73%€11,034$14,177
201141,69157,96934.72%€9,506$13,217
201032,57443,13929.68%€7,483$9,910
200921,31229,61724.34%€4,951$6,880
200817,57825,72519.00%€4,124$6,036
200716,07021,99516.31%€3,803$5,205
200616,09620,19318.40%€3,846$4,825
200518,93823,53720.78%€4,579$5,691
200418,40922,86522.51%€4,502$5,592
200318,04420,37024.72%€4,480$5,057
200217,39216,38226.40%€4,402$4,146
200116,71614,96128.16%€4,300$3,849
200017,63616,25130.02%€4,569$4,210
199917,68818,84532.00%€4,610$4,911
199819,58834.48%$5,133
199723,85934.65%$6,307
199625,74537.26%$6,895
199527,06343.47%$7,362
199425,88648.93%$7,147
199324,45754.60%$6,843
199224,36058.66%$6,895
199125,19758.01%$7,208
199025,38155.45%$7,452
198924,22954.95%$7,198
198824,89254.77%$7,473
198723,25462.97%$7,045
198618,78468.57%$5,741
198514,45464.21%$4,458
New Zealand: Evolution of debt as a percentage of GDP

New Zealand: Evolution of debt in millions