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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT Saudi Arabia 2019

Public debt went up in Saudi Arabia

In 2019 Saudi Arabia public debt was 161,414 million euros180,703 million dollars, has increased 35,06631,486 million since 2018.

This amount means that the debt in 2019 reached 22.79% of Saudi Arabia GDP, a 3.81 percentage point rise from 2018, when it was 18.98% of GDP.

If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Saudi Arabia debt. It has risen since 2009 in global debt terms, when it was 43,083 million euros 60,092 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 13.99%.

According to the last data point published, Saudi Arabia per capita debt in 2019 was 4,736 euros5,302 dollars per inhabitant. In 2018 it was 3,781 euros 4,466 dollars, afterwards rising by 955 euros836 dollars, and if we again check 2009 we can see that then the debt per person was 1,616 euros2,254 dollars .

The position of Saudi Arabia, as compared with the rest of the world, has worsened in 2019 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 16 in the list of debt to GDP and 124 in debt per capita, out of the 189 we publish.

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

Saudi Arabia: Evolution of debt
DateDebt (M.€.)Debt (M.$.)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
2019161,414180,70322.79%4,736€5,302$
2018126,348149,21718.98%3,781€4,466$
2017104,631118,20217.16%3,208€3,624$
201676,30584,46213.09%2,400€2,657$
201534,19837,9425.80%1,101€1,222$
20148,89011,8101.56%293€389$
201312,07516,0362.15%403€535$
201217,38222,3333.04%595€765$
201125,96336,1415.38%915€1,274$
201033,54444,4708.43%1,217€1,613$
200943,08360,09213.99%1,616€2,254$
200842,61362,67512.06%1,653€2,431$
200751,90771,13917.12%2,081€2,852$
200677,43097,22225.83%3,210€4,030$
200598,460122,49437.34%4,220€5,250$
2004130,956162,89662.93%5,804€7,219$
2003155,652176,07381.56%7,069€7,996$
2002193,341182,82396.35%8,996€8,507$
2001191,505171,51293.15%9,130€8,177$
2000177,825164,23986.70%8,685€8,022$
1999156,121166,394102.99%7,813€8,327$
1998149,011101.52%7,640$
1997127,13176.70%6,678$
1996119,16575.21%6,413$
1995106,28774.25%5,861$
199491,62067.87%5,176$
199377,81458.60%4,504$
199265,44047.80%3,861$
199151,96339.35%3,258$
Saudi Arabia: Evolution of debt as a percentage of GDP

Saudi Arabia: Evolution of debt in millions