Uganda recorded a government debt equivalent to 38.60 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017. Government Debt to GDP in Uganda averaged 43.04 percent from 1997 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 71.50 percent in 2003 and a record low of 19.20 percent in 2009.

Government Debt to GDP in Uganda is expected to be 36.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Uganda Government Debt to GDP is projected to trend around 35.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Uganda Government Debt to GDP
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Uganda Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 38.60 37.30 71.50 19.20 percent [+]
Government Budget -3.30 -4.00 -0.77 -4.80 percent of GDP [+]
Military Expenditure 443.90 523.40 642.40 11.20 USD Million [+]
Credit Rating 32.50 [+]
Government Spending 4061.31 4768.85 5365.36 3168.80 UGX billion [+]

Uganda 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 - Uganda Government Debt To GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Uganda 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
38.60 37.30 71.50 19.20 1997 - 2017 percent Yearly

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