Guatemala 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.
  • Guatemala debt to gdp ratio for 2016 was 22.99%, a 0.58% decline from 2015.
  • Guatemala debt to gdp ratio for 2015 was 23.57%, a 0.07% decline from 2014.
  • Guatemala debt to gdp ratio for 2014 was 23.65%, a 1.56% decline from 2013.
  • Guatemala debt to gdp ratio for 2013 was 25.21%, a 0.9% increase from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Government Debt as % of GDP
Jamaica 122.67%
Albania 80.74%
Jordan 75.39%
Brazil 73.42%
Colombia 57.41%
Bosnia 52.87%
Malaysia 51.89%
Tonga 51.81%
Marshall Islands 48.89%
Belarus 39.96%
Turkey 31.87%
Iraq 28.08%
Peru 23.18%
Guatemala 22.99%
Kazakhstan 16.77%
Botswana 15.24%
Russia 14.24%
Guatemala Debt to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Government Debt as % of GDP Annual Change
2016 22.99% -0.58%
2015 23.57% -0.07%
2014 23.65% -1.56%
2013 25.21% 0.90%
2012 24.31% 0.15%
2011 24.16% -0.26%
2010 24.42% 1.40%
2009 23.02% 2.96%
2008 20.05% -1.58%
2007 21.64% -0.24%
2006 21.88% 0.61%
2005 21.26% -0.52%
2004 21.79% 1.07%
2003 20.71% 2.32%
2002 18.39% -1.55%
2001 19.95% 2.96%
2000 16.98% 3.51%
1999 13.47% 2.19%
1998 11.28% -0.06%
1997 11.35% 0.10%
1996 11.24% -0.16%
1995 11.41% -1.76%
1994 13.16% -0.46%
1993 13.62% -2.21%
1992 15.83% -1.92%
1991 17.75% -6.73%
1990 24.48% -6.73%