In 2016 Sao Tome and Principe public debt was 298 million euros 330 million dollars, has increased 5257 million since 2015.
This amount means that the debt in 2016 reached 93.99% of Sao Tome and Principe GDP, a 8.04 percentage point rise from 2015, when it was 85.95% of GDP.
If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Sao Tome and Principe debt. It has risen since 2006 in global debt terms, when it was 286 million euros 359 million dollars although it has fallen as a percentage of GDP, when it amounted to 256.76%.
According to the last data point published, Sao Tome and Principe per capita debt in 2016 was 1,491 euros1,651 dollars per inhabitant. In 2015 it was 1,260 euros 1,398 dollars, afterwards rising by 231 euros253 dollars, and if we again check 2006 we can see that then the debt per person was 1,801 euros2,261 dollars .
The position of Sao Tome and Principe, as compared with the rest of the world, has worsened in 2016 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 162 in the list of debt to GDP and 75 in debt per capita, out of the 185 we publish.
In this page we show you the progression of the public debt in Sao Tome and Principe. You can see debt in other countries in Public debt and see all the information about Sao Tome and Principe in economy of Sao Tome and Principe.