In 2017 Vanuatu public debt was 407 million euros 460 million dollars, has increased 5773 million since 2016.
This amount means that the debt in 2017 reached 52.25% of Vanuatu GDP, a 3.74 percentage point rise from 2016, when it was 48.51% of GDP.
If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Vanuatu debt. It has risen since 2007 in global debt terms, when it was 73 million euros 101 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 19.11%.
According to the last data point published, Vanuatu per capita debt in 2017 was 1,459 euros1,649 dollars per inhabitant. In 2016 it was 1,286 euros 1,423 dollars, afterwards rising by 173 euros226 dollars, and if we again check 2007 we can see that then the debt per person was 328 euros450 dollars .
The position of Vanuatu, as compared with the rest of the world, has worsened in 2017 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 97 in the list of debt to GDP and 73 in debt per capita, out of the 186 we publish.