Cameroon recorded a government debt equivalent to 34 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2018. Government Debt to GDP in Cameroon averaged 45.21 percent from 1990 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 131.44 percent in 1994 and a record low of 9.30 percent in 2008.

Government Debt to GDP in Cameroon is expected to be 28.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Cameroon Government Debt to GDP is projected to trend around 32.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Cameroon Government Debt to GDP
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Cameroon Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 34.00 35.70 131.44 9.30 percent [+]
Government Budget -2.60 -4.90 33.00 -6.40 percent of GDP [+]
Military Expenditure 405.00 408.00 408.00 139.00 USD Million [+]
Credit Rating 30.00 [+]
Government Spending 463.30 577.50 600.10 418.00 XAF Billion [+]

Cameroon Government Debt to GDP

Generally, Government debt as a percent of GDP is used by investors to measure a country ability to make future payments on its debt, thus affecting the country borrowing costs and government bond yields. This page provides the latest reported value for - Cameroon Government Debt to GDP - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Cameroon Government Debt to GDP - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
34.00 35.70 131.44 9.30 1990 - 2018 percent Yearly

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