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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT Saudi Arabia 2021

Public debt went up in Saudi Arabia

In 2021 Saudi Arabia public debt was 211,548 million euros250,241 million dollars, has increased 11,73922,532 million since 2020.

This amount means that the debt in 2021 reached 30.02% of Saudi Arabia GDP, a 2.35 percentage point fall from 2020, when it was 32.37% of GDP.

If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Saudi Arabia debt. It has risen since 2011 in global debt terms, when it was 25,987 million euros 36,133 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 5.38%.

According to the last data point published, Saudi Arabia per capita debt in 2021 was 5,986 euros7,081 dollars per inhabitant. In 2020 it was 5,707 euros 6,504 dollars, afterwards rising by 279 euros577 dollars, and if we again check 2011 we can see that then the debt per person was 916 euros1,273 dollars .

The position of Saudi Arabia, as compared with the rest of the world, has improved in 2021 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 26 in the list of debt to GDP and 129 in debt per capita, out of the 190 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
2021211,548250,24130.02%€5,986$7,081
2020199,809227,70932.37%€5,707$6,504
2019161,434180,71922.49%€4,718$5,281
2018126,463149,27918.28%€3,785$4,468
2017104,842118,15917.16%€3,215$3,623
201676,33684,43913.09%€2,401$2,656
201534,21537,9475.80%€1,102$1,222
20148,90411,8131.56%€293$389
201312,07816,0372.15%€403$535
201217,39222,3473.04%€596$765
201125,98736,1335.38%€916$1,273
201033,60744,5078.43%€1,219$1,615
200943,19560,02713.99%€1,620$2,251
200842,82062,66712.06%€1,661$2,430
200751,98271,14717.12%€2,084$2,853
200677,49997,22725.83%€3,213$4,031
200598,613122,56037.34%€4,227$5,253
2004131,091162,82262.93%€5,810$7,216
2003155,924176,02181.56%€7,081$7,994
2002193,947182,68996.35%€9,025$8,501
2001191,639171,52093.15%€9,136$8,177
2000178,309164,31286.70%€8,709$8,025
1999156,327166,555102.99%€7,823$8,335
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
199377,81358.60%$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