Euro Area Government Debt to GDP  1995-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Euro Area recorded a government debt equivalent to 88.90 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Government Debt to GDP in the Euro Area averaged 75.74 percent from 1995 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 91.80 percent in 2014 and a record low of 64.90 percent in 2007.

Euro Area Government Debt to GDP
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Euro Area Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 88.90 89.90 91.80 64.90 percent [+]
Government Budget -1.50 -2.10 -0.30 -7.30 percent of GDP [+]
Government Spending 535.69 534.38 535.69 385.03 EUR Billion [+]
Government Spending to GDP 47.70 48.50 52.70 45.30 percent [+]
Government Debt 9588159.00 9453220.00 9588159.00 4069979.50 EUR Million [+]
Credit Rating 13.59 [+]

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

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
88.90 89.90 91.80 64.90 1995 - 2016 percent Yearly

government debt to GDP by Country
Country Last
Japan 250.40 Dec/16
Italy 132.60 Dec/16
United States 105.40 Dec/17
Spain 99.40 Dec/16
France 96.00 Dec/16
Canada 92.30 Dec/16
United Kingdom 89.30 Dec/16
Euro Area 88.90 Dec/16
Brazil 74.04 Dec/17
India 69.50 Dec/16
Germany 68.30 Dec/16
Netherlands 62.30 Dec/16
Mexico 47.90 Dec/16
China 46.20 Dec/16
Australia 41.10 Dec/16
South Korea 38.60 Dec/16
Switzerland 32.60 Dec/16
Turkey 28.30 Dec/16
Indonesia 27.90 Dec/16
Russia 12.60 Dec/17