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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT Sri Lanka 2020

Public debt went up in Sri Lanka

In 2020 Sri Lanka public debt was 71,668 million euros81,675 million dollars, has increased 6,5428,769 million since 2019.

This amount means that the debt in 2020 reached 101.24% of Sri Lanka GDP, a 14.44 percentage point rise from 2019, when it was 86.8% of GDP.

If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Sri Lanka debt. It has risen since 2010 in global debt terms, when it was 30,659 million euros 40,603 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 71.57%.

According to the last data point published, Sri Lanka per capita debt in 2020 was 3,270 euros3,726 dollars per inhabitant. In 2019 it was 2,987 euros 3,344 dollars, afterwards rising by 283 euros382 dollars, and if we again check 2010 we can see that then the debt per person was 1,513 euros2,004 dollars .

The position of Sri Lanka, as compared with the rest of the world, has improved in 2020 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 161 in the list of debt to GDP and 106 in debt per capita, out of the 190 we publish.

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

Sri Lanka: Evolution of debt
DateDebt (M.€.)Debt ($M)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
202071,66881,675101.24%€3,270$3,726
201965,12672,90686.80%€2,987$3,344
201862,73374,05184.19%€2,895$3,417
201760,43268,10877.90%€2,818$3,176
201658,85565,10279.02%€2,776$3,070
201557,00963,22778.49%€2,719$3,015
201443,17157,27672.22%€2,078$2,757
201340,14153,29671.78%€1,950$2,589
201237,04547,59969.61%€1,814$2,330
201133,37746,40971.11%€1,636$2,275
201030,65940,60371.57%€1,513$2,004
200926,04436,19375.20%€1,294$1,799
200822,64333,13871.10%€1,133$1,658
200720,09027,49674.27%€1,012$1,386
200619,80624,84776.79%€1,006$1,262
200517,79722,11979.17%€911$1,132
200417,00921,12689.41%€877$1,090
200317,11719,32489.36%€890$1,005
200220,69119,49099.55%€1,085$1,022
200118,13216,22887.21%€959$858
200017,19615,84681.87%€916$844
199913,96014,87380.31%€748$797
199814,14376.74%$762
199713,00872.51%$704
199612,64778.80%$689
199511,77180.43%$645
199411,09680.52%$613
19939,77881.84%$545
19929,00480.57%$508
19918,62683.20%$492
19907,72681.60%$446
Sri Lanka: Evolution of debt as a percentage of GDP

Sri Lanka: Evolution of debt in millions