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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT Sweden 2021

Debt decreased in Sweden

In 2021 Sweden public debt was 192,567 million euros227,749 million dollars, has decreased 4,44313,171 million since 2020.

This amount means that the debt in 2021 reached 36.7% of Sweden GDP, a 2.9 percentage point fall from 2020, when it was 39.6% of GDP.

If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Sweden debt. It has risen since 2011 in global debt terms, when it was 155,457 million euros 213,271 million dollars although it has fallen as a percentage of GDP, when it amounted to 37.2%.

According to the last data point published, Sweden per capita debt in 2021 was 18,553 euros21,943 dollars per inhabitant. In 2020 it was 18,981 euros 20,674 dollars, afterwards dropping by 428 euros 1,269dollars, and if we again check 2011 we can see that then the debt per person was 16,393 euros22,490 dollars .

The position of Sweden, as compared with the rest of the world, has improved in 2021 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 38 in the list of debt to GDP and 161 in debt per capita, out of the 190 we publish.

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

Sweden: Evolution of debt
DateDebt (M.€.)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per Capita
2021Q4192,56736.70%€18,553
2021Q3187,53836.30%€18,068
2021Q2193,61438.00%€18,654
2021Q1193,94039.70%€18,685
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Sweden: Evolution of debt
DateDebt (M.€.)Debt ($M)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
2021192,567227,74936.70%€18,553$21,943
2020197,010214,57839.60%€18,981$20,674
2019168,684186,29434.90%€16,333$18,038
2018183,197216,11638.90%€17,908$21,125
2017191,376220,35940.70%€18,910$21,774
2016195,276217,89242.30%€19,537$21,800
2015202,765220,92643.70%€20,583$22,427
2014191,315261,14045.00%€19,627$26,791
2013173,698235,68140.30%€18,009$24,436
2012163,589207,17837.50%€17,119$21,681
2011155,457213,27137.20%€16,393$22,490
2010151,874188,73438.10%€16,130$20,045
2009132,748177,84140.70%€14,212$19,039
2008117,711194,19437.50%€12,717$20,980
2007136,788191,47638.90%€14,896$20,851
2006150,538184,74943.60%€16,519$20,273
2005152,005191,27848.70%€16,800$21,141
2004152,019186,69148.50%€16,870$20,717
2003146,710164,73149.30%€16,345$18,353
2002141,391132,80249.80%€15,814$14,854
2001139,698125,47151.90%€15,680$14,083
2000137,290132,01950.30%€15,456$14,862
1999160,018164,62760.50%€18,058$18,578
1998149,369176,38165.80%€16,870$19,920
1997156,232180,80966.60%€17,658$20,436
1996156,588200,36869.10%€17,705$22,655
1995150,616182,63868.70%€17,043$20,666
1994156,08768.15%€14,966$17,704
1993139,93265.71%€13,694$16,001
Sweden: Evolution of debt as a percentage of GDP

Sweden: Evolution of debt in millions