Government Debt to GDP in France increased to 115.70 percent in 2020 from 97.60 percent in 2019. source: INSEE, France

Government Debt to GDP in France averaged 61.05 percent from 1980 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 115.70 percent in 2020 and a record low of 20.70 percent in 1980. This page provides the latest reported value for - France Government Debt to GDP - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. France Government Debt to GDP - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on October of 2021.

Government Debt to GDP in France is expected to reach 117.00 percent of GDP by the end of 2021, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the France Government Debt to GDP is projected to trend around 115.00 percent of GDP in 2022 and 111.00 percent of GDP in 2023, according to our econometric models.

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France Government Debt to GDP

France Last Unit Reference Previous Highest Lowest
Government Debt to GDP 115.70 percent of GDP Dec/20 97.60 115.70 20.70
Government Budget -9.20 percent of GDP Dec/20 -3.10 1.50 -9.20
Government Spending 139174.00 EUR Million Jun/21 138358.00 139756.00 16868.00
Government Debt 2762.00 EUR Billion Jun/21 2738.30 2762.00 683.50

France 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.