Sri Lanka Government Debt to GDP  1950-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Sri Lanka recorded a government debt equivalent to 79.30 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Government Debt to GDP in Sri Lanka averaged 69.57 percent from 1950 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 108.70 percent in 1989 and a record low of 16.30 percent in 1951.

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Sri Lanka Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 79.30 77.60 108.70 16.30 percent [+]
Government Budget -5.40 -7.60 -5.40 -10.20 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value -640325.00 -829502.00 -10483.00 -829502.00 LKR Million [+]
Government Spending 1015106.70 985815.00 1015106.70 440.00 LKR Million [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 2333883.00 2290394.00 2333883.00 19192.00 LKR Million [+]
Government Debt 9702466.00 9387303.00 9702466.00 310779.00 LKR Million [+]
Government Revenues 1693558.00 1460892.00 1693558.00 15642.00 LKR Million [+]
Military Expenditure 2058.10 2057.20 2058.10 7.70 USD Million [+]
Credit Rating 37.50 [+]


Sri Lanka 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 - Sri Lanka Government Debt To GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Sri Lanka 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
79.30 77.60 108.70 16.30 1950 - 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