Standard & Poor's credit rating for Saudi Arabia stands at A- with positive outlook. Moody's credit rating for Saudi Arabia was last set at A1 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Saudi Arabia was last reported at A with positive outlook. In general, a credit rating is used by sovereign wealth funds, pension funds and other investors to gauge the credit worthiness of Saudi Arabia thus having a big impact on the country's borrowing costs. This page includes the government debt credit rating for Saudi Arabia as reported by major credit rating agencies.


AgencyRatingOutlookDate
FitchA Positive Apr 14 2022
S&PA- Positive Mar 25 2022
Moody'sA1 Stable Nov 05 2021
FitchA Stable Jul 15 2021
FitchA Negative Nov 09 2020
Moody'sA1 Negative May 01 2020
FitchA Stable Sep 30 2019
FitchA+ Stable Mar 22 2017
Moody'sA1 Stable May 14 2016
FitchAA- Negative Apr 12 2016
S&PA- Stable Feb 17 2016
S&PA+ Negative Oct 30 2015
FitchAA Negative Aug 24 2015
S&PAA- Negative Feb 09 2015
S&PAA- Stable Dec 05 2014
FitchAA Stable Mar 07 2014
S&PAA- Positive May 29 2013
FitchAA- Positive Mar 20 2013
Moody'sAa3 Negative Watch Mar 04 2011
Moody'sAa3 Stable Feb 15 2010
FitchAA- Stable Jul 09 2009
FitchA+ Positive Jul 31 2007
Moody'sA1 Positive Jul 24 2007
S&PAA- Stable Jul 16 2007
Moody'sA2 Positive Oct 04 2006
Moody'sA3 Positive Watch Sep 07 2006
FitchA+ Stable Aug 17 2006
S&PA+ Stable Apr 05 2006
S&PA Positive Jan 05 2006
Moody'sA3 Stable Nov 14 2005
Moody'sBaa2 Positive Watch Oct 03 2005
FitchA Stable Nov 24 2004
S&PA Stable Jul 14 2003
Moody'sBaa2 Stable Jun 16 2003
Moody'sBaa3 Stable Jan 29 1996