Argentina Government Debt: % of GDP

2004 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Argentina Government debt accounted for 99.0 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Sep 2020, compared with the ratio of 91.9 % in the previous quarter. Argentina government debt to GDP ratio data is updated quarterly, available from Dec 2004 to Sep 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 116.8 % in Dec 2004 and a record low of 33.9 % in Jun 2012. CEIC calculates quarterly Government Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Government Debt and quarterly Nominal GDP. The Ministry of Treasury provides Government Debt in USD. National Statistics & Census Institute provides annualized Nominal GDP in local currency. The Central Bank of Argentina average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Government Debt excludes debt swaps.

In the latest reports, Argentina National Government Debt reached 332.2 USD bn in Sep 2020. The country's Nominal GDP reached 90.6 USD bn in Sep 2020.

View Argentina's Government Debt: % of GDP from Dec 2004 to Sep 2020 in the chart:

Argentina Government Debt: % of GDP

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
99.0 Sep 2020 91.9 Jun 2020 33.9 Jun 2012 116.8 Dec 2004 % quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020

Government Debt: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 76.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2010 - Sep 2020
Algeria (%) 30.7 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Argentina (%) 99.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020
Armenia (%) 67.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
Australia (%) 34.7 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Austria (%) 79.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 6.4 2010 yearly 2008 - 2010
Bahrain (%) 98.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Bangladesh (%) 21.3 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Belarus (%) 22.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Belgium (%) 113.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1980 - Sep 2020
Bolivia (%) 27.2 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 23.0 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Botswana (%) 13.9 Dec 2019 quarterly Jun 2014 - Dec 2019
Brazil (%) 89.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (%) 25.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2020
Cambodia (%) 28.1 2019 yearly 2013 - 2019
Canada (%) 54.0 2020 yearly 1962 - 2020
Chile (%) 32.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
China (%) 20.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Colombia (%) 65.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Croatia (%) 86.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Cyprus (%) 118.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Czech Republic (%) 38.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Denmark (%) 42.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Ecuador (%) 57.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Egypt (%) 68.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020
Estonia (%) 18.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
European Union (%) 89.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Finland (%) 67.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
France (%) 116.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Georgia (%) 54.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
Germany (%) 70.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Ghana (%) 63.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Greece (%) 199.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 41.9 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Hungary (%) 72.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1990 - Sep 2020
Iceland (%) 68.3 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
India (%) 56.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Indonesia (%) 39.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2015 - Dec 2020
Iran (%) 15.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Jun 2020
Ireland (%) 62.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Israel (%) 58.4 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Italy (%) 155.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 8.6 2015 yearly 1975 - 2015
Japan (%) 224.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Dec 2020
Jordan (%) 85.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Kazakhstan (%) 23.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2020
Kenya (%) 68.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
South Korea (%) 41.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2020
Kosovo (%) 17.5 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Kuwait (%) 3.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 68.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Latvia (%) 44.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Lebanon (%) 171.0 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 45.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Luxembourg (%) 26.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2020
North Macedonia (%) 51.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2020
Malawi (%) 66.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Malaysia (%) 62.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Malta (%) 52.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Mauritius (%) 76.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
Mexico (%) 57.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Moldova (%) 30.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2020
Montenegro (%) 85.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Morocco (%) 65.0 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Nepal (%) 30.3 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Netherlands (%) 55.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
New Zealand (%) 33.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Nigeria (%) 18.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Norway (%) 46.0 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Oman (%) 55.8 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Pakistan (%) 83.3 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Palestinian Territory (%) 89.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Panama (%) 69.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2020
Paraguay (%) 27.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Sep 2020
Peru (%) 35.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Philippines (%) 54.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Poland (%) 56.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Portugal (%) 133.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Qatar (%) 15.0 2012 yearly 2006 - 2012
Romania (%) 47.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Dec 2020
Russia (%) 15.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Sep 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) 31.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2016 - Sep 2020
Serbia (%) 57.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2004 - Dec 2020
Singapore (%) 150.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (%) 60.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2020
Slovenia (%) 78.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
South Africa (%) 77.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1960 - Dec 2020
Spain (%) 120.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 98.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Sweden (%) 37.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Switzerland (%) 25.8 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Taiwan (%) 32.7 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Tajikistan (%) 45.5 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Thailand (%) 44.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Tunisia (%) 77.1 Dec 2018 monthly Apr 2011 - Dec 2018
Turkey (%) 42.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Sep 2020
Ukraine (%) 51.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
United Kingdom (%) 100.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1975 - Sep 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -8.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -34.295 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Jan 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 5,374.450 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 18.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 332,247.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 99.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (ARS bn) 11,418.800 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Forecast: Government Net Debt (ARS bn) 28,248.090 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Forecast: Government Revenue (ARS bn) 8,986.340 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Government Revenue: Taxes (ARS mn) 187,540.45 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 1997 - Jul 2018
Non Financial Public Sector (NFPS) 2017: Total Balance (ARS mn) -64,316.500 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Feb 2021
NFPS 2017: Current Expenditure (ARS mn) 575,134.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Jan 2021
NFPS 2017: Total Revenue (ARS mn) 523,897.100 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Feb 2021
NFPS 2017: Total Expenditure (ARS mn) 608,790.900 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Jan 2021
NFPS 2017: Capital Expenditure (ARS mn) 32,863.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Feb 2021
NFPS 2017: Current Revenue (ARS mn) 523,892.600 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Feb 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 4.310 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 1,480.9 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Jan 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 5,843.2 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Jan 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 9.4 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Jan 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 4,941.212 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 478,181.334 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 97,783.053 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 4,395.8 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1991 - Nov 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) 21.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Feb 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,215,956.843 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,022,958.123 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 251.557 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 274.223 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - Feb 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 278.923 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 864.032 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 1983 - Feb 2021
Exports (USD mn) 4,912.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Jan 2021
Imports (USD mn) 3,844.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Jan 2021
Exports: fob: Chile (USD mn) 231.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Exports: fob: China (USD mn) 287.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Exports: fob: India (USD mn) 411.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2021
Exports: fob: Japan (USD mn) 11.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Exports: fob: South Korea (USD mn) 39.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2021
Imports: cif: Chile (USD mn) 45.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Imports: cif: China (USD mn) 871.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Imports: cif: India (USD mn) 66.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2021
Imports: cif: Japan (USD mn) 69.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Imports: cif: South Korea (USD mn) 52.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2021
Exports: fob: Agricultural: Fats and Oils (USD mn) 4,710.000 2019 yearly 1989 - 2019
Exports: fob: Agricultural: Residues & Waste from Food Industry (USD mn) 9,567.000 2019 yearly 1989 - 2019
Exports: fob: Industrial: Chemicals & Related Products (USD mn) 3,847.000 2019 yearly 1989 - 2019
Exports: fob: Industrial: Transport Material (USD mn) 6,466.000 2019 yearly 1989 - 2019
Exports: fob: Primary Products: Cereals (USD mn) 9,462.000 2019 yearly 1989 - 2019
Motor Vehicle Export (Unit) 22,394.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Mar 2021
Motor Vehicle Export: Passenger Car: Automobile (Unit) 6,919.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Mar 2021
Motor Vehicle Export: Passenger Car: Utility Vehicle (Unit) 15,475.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Mar 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 324.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1992 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,371.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,363.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 42.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 615.518 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -2,336.155 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 272,852.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 72.0 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 71,504.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2003 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 19.0 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 2.041 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 70,759.762 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investments (USD mn) 4,091.186 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services: Import (USD mn) 2,699.496 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Deposit-taking Corporations, except the Central Bank (USD mn) 418.013 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: Wholesale & Retail Trade; Repair of Motor Vehicles & ... (USD mn) -165.881 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: Information & Communication (USD mn) -254.943 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: Other Financial Corporations (USD mn) -80.884 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: First-Rate Investor: Germany (USD mn) -24.999 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: First-Rate Investor: Chile (USD mn) 24.550 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: First-Rate Investor: Spain (USD mn) -96.376 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: First-Rate Investor: United States of america (USD mn) -522.212 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: First-Rate Investor: Netherlands (USD mn) -188.390 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
AR: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -1,281.788 2019 yearly 1976 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.4 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2002 - Nov 2020
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 5.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 38,069.629 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Jan 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 67,885.784 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Jan 2021
M2 Growth (%) 59.3 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Jan 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 41.1 Sep 2020 monthly Apr 1985 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 34,626.6 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Feb 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.993 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 8.9 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Jan 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 3,424.240 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Feb 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 71.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 2003 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 73,245.688 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 164,095.2 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 1990 - Jul 2018
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 24.1 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 1991 - Jul 2018
Credit to Households (USD bn) 17.235 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Sep 2020
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 80.092 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2020
Household Debt (USD mn) 17,689.3 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Mar 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 174,666.924 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1990 - Dec 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 118.60 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1991 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 13.50 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020
Official Reserve Assets (ORA) (USD mn) 39,518.130 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Feb 2021
ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves (FCR) (USD mn) 34,511.690 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 2006 - Feb 2021
Loans (ARS mn) 5,759,914.20 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1990 - Jun 2018

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