Mauritania recorded a government debt equivalent to 77.30 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017. Government Debt to GDP in Mauritania averaged 121.97 percent from 2000 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 280.45 percent in 2000 and a record low of 60.80 percent in 2011.

Government Debt to GDP in Mauritania is expected to be 88.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Mauritania Government Debt to GDP is projected to trend around 94.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Mauritania Government Debt to GDP
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Mauritania Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 77.30 78.30 280.45 60.80 percent [+]
Government Budget -0.60 -0.10 27.60 -11.80 percent of GDP [+]
Military Expenditure 136.10 126.00 136.10 32.60 USD Million [+]
Credit Rating 15.00 [+]

Mauritania 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 - Mauritania Government Debt To GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Mauritania 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
77.30 78.30 280.45 60.80 2000 - 2017 percent Yearly

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