Bhutan Debt to GDP Ratio 1990-2020

Debt is the entire stock of direct government fixed-term contractual obligations to others outstanding on a particular date. It includes domestic and foreign liabilities such as currency and money deposits, securities other than shares, and loans. It is the gross amount of government liabilities reduced by the amount of equity and financial derivatives held by the government. Because debt is a stock rather than a flow, it is measured as of a given date, usually the last day of the fiscal year.
  • Bhutan debt to gdp ratio for 2016 was 110.68%, a 16.71% increase from 2015.
  • Bhutan debt to gdp ratio for 2015 was 93.97%, a 0.86% increase from 2014.
  • Bhutan debt to gdp ratio for 2014 was 93.11%, a 5.33% decline from 2013.
  • Bhutan debt to gdp ratio for 2013 was 98.44%, a 24.2% increase from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Government Debt as % of GDP
Bhutan 110.68%
Ukraine 71.81%
Kyrgyz Republic 60.47%
El Salvador 52.07%
Georgia 42.14%
Moldova 31.89%
Indonesia 31.37%
Micronesia 25.39%
Solomon Islands 7.02%
Bhutan Debt to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Government Debt as % of GDP Annual Change
2016 110.68% 16.71%
2015 93.97% 0.86%
2014 93.11% -5.33%
2013 98.44% 24.20%
2012 74.24% 10.20%
2011 64.05% 7.83%
2010 56.21% -1.98%
2009 58.19% -3.72%
2008 61.91% -2.38%
2007 64.29% -12.54%
2006 76.83% -4.89%
2005 81.72% 4.26%
2004 77.46% 6.62%
2003 70.84% 12.72%
2002 58.12% -14.09%
2001 72.21% 31.73%
2000 40.48% 6.09%
1999 34.39% 4.42%
1998 29.97% -0.77%
1997 30.74% -5.56%
1996 36.30% 9.21%
1995 27.09% -5.85%
1994 32.94% -6.39%
1993 39.33% -6.15%
1992 45.48% -1.98%
1991 47.47% -3.72%
1990 51.19% -3.72%