South Korea Government Debt to GDP  1990-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

South Korea recorded a government debt equivalent to 37.90 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015. Government Debt to GDP in South Korea averaged 21.57 percent from 1990 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 37.90 percent in 2015 and a record low of 8.24 percent in 1996.

South Korea Government Debt to GDP
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South Korea Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 38.60 37.80 38.60 8.24 percent [+]
Government Budget -2.40 -3.00 3.47 -4.10 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value 16089.00 4115.00 42914.00 -28619.00 KRW Billion [+]
Government Spending 56774.50 56167.80 56774.50 2742.81 KRW Billion [+]
Government Revenues 251480.00 314318.00 371264.00 14987.00 KRW Billion [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 235390.00 310203.00 354354.00 7012.00 KRW Billion [+]
Credit Rating 84.40 [+]
Military Expenditure 37264.60 36432.70 37264.60 185.70 USD Million [+]
Asylum Applications 722.00 653.00 775.00 1.00 Persons [+]
Government Spending To Gdp 32.30 31.98 34.90 18.60 percent [+]


South Korea 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 - South Korea Government Debt To GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. South Korea Government Debt to GDP - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
38.60 37.80 38.60 8.24 1990 - 2016 percent Yearly




government debt to gdp by Country

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Japan 250.40 Dec/16
Italy 132.60 Dec/16
United States 106.10 Dec/16
Spain 99.40 Dec/16
France 96.00 Dec/16
Canada 92.30 Dec/16
United Kingdom 89.30 Dec/16
Euro Area 89.20 Dec/16
India 69.50 Dec/16
Brazil 69.49 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 17.00 Dec/16