St. Lucia Debt to GDP Ratio 2000-2020

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.
  • St. Lucia debt to gdp ratio for 2014 was 57.58%, a 0.65% increase from 2013.
  • St. Lucia debt to gdp ratio for 2013 was 56.92%, a 1.8% increase from 2012.
  • St. Lucia debt to gdp ratio for 2012 was 55.13%, a 5.6% increase from 2011.
  • St. Lucia debt to gdp ratio for 2011 was 49.53%, a 3.81% increase from 2010.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Government Debt as % of GDP
Jamaica 132.43%
Colombia 79.68%
Jordan 78.82%
Belize 78.48%
Albania 73.32%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 68.75%
Brazil 58.46%
St. Lucia 57.58%
Malaysia 52.68%
Marshall Islands 49.87%
Tonga 47.05%
Thailand 39.57%
Turkey 31.56%
Belarus 24.55%
Namibia 23.90%
Guatemala 23.65%
Peru 19.34%
Botswana 17.45%
Kazakhstan 12.65%
Russia 11.20%
St. Lucia Debt to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Government Debt as % of GDP Annual Change
2014 57.58% 0.65%
2013 56.92% 1.80%
2012 55.13% 5.60%
2011 49.53% 3.81%
2010 45.72% 2.32%
2009 43.40% 1.76%
2008 41.63% -3.66%
2007 45.30% -1.90%
2006 47.20% -4.84%
2005 52.04% 2.45%
2004 49.58% 1.06%
2003 48.52% -1.51%
2002 50.03% 9.96%
2001 40.07% 9.19%
2000 30.88% 9.19%