El Salvador recorded a government debt equivalent to 74.07 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017. Government Debt to GDP in El Salvador averaged 49.11 percent from 1991 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 74.07 percent in 2017 and a record low of 32.99 percent in 1998.

Government Debt to GDP in El Salvador is expected to be 66.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the El Salvador Government Debt to GDP is projected to trend around 67.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

El Salvador Government Debt to GDP
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El Salvador Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 74.07 65.52 74.07 32.99 percent [+]
Government Budget -0.10 -0.80 3.30 -3.70 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value -16.60 -114.20 -16.60 -772.00 USD Million [+]
Government Spending 3923.80 3846.37 3923.80 2056.96 USD Million [+]
Government Revenues 4781.50 4387.50 4781.50 583.80 USD Million [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 4798.00 4501.70 4798.00 642.50 USD Million [+]
Credit Rating 41.25 [+]
Military Expenditure 245.00 247.00 800.00 70.50 USD Million [+]

El Salvador 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 - El Salvador Government Debt to GDP - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. El Salvador Government Debt to GDP - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
74.07 65.52 74.07 32.99 1991 - 2017 percent Yearly

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