UNITED KINGDOM GENERAL GOVERNMENT NET DEBT


THE GENERAL GOVERNMENT NET DEBT IN THE UNITED KINGDOM WAS REPORTED AT 858.69 BILLIONS BRITISH POUND IN 2009, ACCORDING TO THE INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND (IMF). IN 2015, THE UNITED KINGDOM'S GENERAL GOVERNMENT NET DEBT IS EXPECTED TO BE 1564.59 BILLIONS BRITISH POUND. NET DEBT IS CALCULATED AS GROSS DEBT MINUS FINANCIAL ASSETS CORRESPONDING TO DEBT INSTRUMENTS. THESE FINANCIAL ASSETS ARE: MONETARY GOLD AND SDRS; CURRENCY AND DEPOSITS; DEBT SECURITIES; LOANS; INSURANCE; PENSION; AND STANDARDIZED GUARANTEE SCHEMES; AND OTHER ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLE.RECEIVABLE. IN 2009, THE UNITED KINGDOM'S ECONOMY SHARE OF WORLD TOTAL GDP, ADJUSTED BY PURCHASING POWER PARITY, WAS 3.10 PERCENT. IN 2015, THE UNITED KINGDOM'S SHARE OF WORLD TOTAL GDP IS FORECASTED TO BE 2.81 PERCENT. THIS PAGE INCLUDES A CHART, HISTORICAL DATA AND FORECAST FOR THE UNITED KINGDOM'S GENERAL GOVERNMENT NET DEBT.



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IMF Data Specifications


CountryUnited Kingdom
Subject DescriptorGeneral government net debt
Subject NotesNet debt is calculated as gross debt minus financial assets corresponding to debt instruments. These financial assets are: monetary gold and SDRs; currency and deposits; debt securities; loans; insurance; pension; and standardized guarantee schemes; and other accounts receivable.receivable.
UnitsBritish Pound
ScaleBillions
Country/Series-specific NotesValuation of debt: Nominal value Source: National Statistical Office Latest actual data: 2009 Fiscal period reported: January/December GFS Manual Used: 2001 Basis of Recording: Noncash (accrual) Includes: Central Government
Estimates Start After2009
TitleUnited Kingdom General government net debt
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