Argentina Household Debt: % of GDP

2004 - 2021 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Argentina Household Debt: % of GDP

  • Argentina household debt accounted for 4.6 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2021, compared with the ratio of 4.4 % in the previous quarter.
  • Argentina household debt to GDP ratio is updated quarterly, available from Dec 2004 to Dec 2021.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 7.4 % in Jun 2018 and a record low of 3.3 % in Dec 2004.

CEIC calculates quarterly Household Debt as % of Nominal GDP from monthly Household Debt and quarterly Nominal GDP. The Central Bank of Argentina provides Household Debt in local currency. The National Institute of Statistics and Censuses provides annualized Nominal GDP in local currency. Loans are used due to the lack of Flow of Funds statistics. Household Debt includes Mortgages, Personal Loans and Credit Cards.


Related information about Argentina Household Debt: % of GDP

  • In the latest reports, Argentina Household Debt reached 20.8 USD bn in Apr 2022.
  • Money Supply M2 in Argentina increased 46.1 % YoY in Mar 2022.
  • Argentina Foreign Exchange Reserves was measured at 32.5 USD bn in Mar 2022.
  • The Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 4.6 Months of Import in Mar 2022.
  • Argentina Domestic Credit reached 164.1 USD bn in Jul 2018, representing an increased of 24.1 % YoY.
  • The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 4.2 % in Feb 2022, compared with the ratio of 4.3 % in the previous month.

View Argentina's Household Debt: % of GDP from Dec 2004 to Dec 2021 in the chart:

Argentina Household Debt: % of GDP

What was Argentina's Household Debt: % of GDP in Dec 2021?

Argentina household debt accounted for 4.6 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2021, compared with the ratio of 4.4 % in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
4.6 Dec 2021 4.4 Sep 2021 3.3 Dec 2004 7.4 Jun 2018 % quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 11.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2008 - Dec 2021
Argentina (%) 4.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
Armenia (%) 24.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2021
Australia (%) 125.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1988 - Dec 2021
Austria (%) 52.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 9.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Belarus (%) 9.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Belgium (%) 65.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1992 - Dec 2021
Bolivia (%) 11.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 2010 - Dec 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 28.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2008 - Dec 2021
Botswana (%) 23.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2021
Brunei (%) 15.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2013 - Sep 2021
Bulgaria (%) 30.9 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Cambodia (%) 28.6 2020 yearly 2008 - 2020
Canada (%) 106.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1969 - Dec 2021
Chile (%) 38.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Sep 2021
China (%) 62.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2022
Colombia (%) 37.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2021
Croatia (%) 37.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Cyprus (%) 110.6 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Czech Republic (%) 42.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Denmark (%) 116.7 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Ecuador (%) 14.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2021
Egypt (%) 8.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2021
Estonia (%) 39.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2021
European Union (%) 52.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Dec 2021
Finland (%) 79.6 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
France (%) 79.0 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Georgia (%) 39.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2021
Germany (%) 57.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1991 - Sep 2021
Greece (%) 61.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 93.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1982 - Mar 2022
Hungary (%) 24.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2021
Iceland (%) 84.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2021
India (%) 14.5 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Indonesia (%) 9.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2022
Ireland (%) 35.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2021
Israel (%) 44.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2021
Italy (%) 55.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2021
Japan (%) 67.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2021
Jordan (%) 83.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 13.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2021
South Korea (%) 109.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2021
Kosovo (%) 17.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021
Kuwait (%) 1.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 5.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2021
Latvia (%) 21.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Lithuania (%) 26.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2021
Luxembourg (%) 66.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2021
Macau SAR, China (%) 138.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
North Macedonia (%) 27.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2021
Malawi (%) 0.3 2011 yearly 2006 - 2011
Malaysia (%) 89.0 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Malta (%) 48.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2021
Mauritius (%) 20.6 Jun 2018 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2018
Mexico (%) 16.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2021
Mongolia (%) 26.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Montenegro (%) 29.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021
Morocco (%) 28.6 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 106.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
New Zealand (%) 98.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1990 - Dec 2021
Norway (%) 104.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2021
Panama (%) 45.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2021
Peru (%) 15.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2021
Philippines (%) 10.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2021
Poland (%) 32.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2021
Portugal (%) 80.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
Romania (%) 19.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2021
Russia (%) 20.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) 14.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2021
Serbia (%) 21.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2021
Singapore (%) 68.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
Slovakia (%) 50.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Slovenia (%) 30.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
South Africa (%) 41.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1969 - Dec 2021
Spain (%) 63.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1989 - Dec 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 10.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Jun 2021
Sweden (%) 97.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Switzerland (%) 130.1 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Syria (%) 14.6 2011 yearly 2004 - 2011
Taiwan (%) 97.1 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Thailand (%) 90.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2021
Tunisia (%) 0.0 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Turkey (%) 15.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2014 - Dec 2021
Ukraine (%) 4.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2021
United Arab Emirates (%) 121.2 2020 yearly 2013 - 2020
United Kingdom (%) 90.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1987 - Dec 2021
United States (%) 67.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Uruguay (%) 9.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2021
Venezuela (%) 3.4 2017 yearly 2004 - 2017

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,540.653 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 7,872.878 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 16.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 363,232.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1994 - Dec 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 80.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (ARS bn) 109,556.099 2027 yearly 1993 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (ARS bn) 179,437.957 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (ARS bn) 105,573.143 2027 yearly 1993 - 2027
Government Revenue: Taxes: Net Vat (ARS mn) 423,795.166 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2022
Government Revenue: Social Security (ARS mn) 290,586.510 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2022
Government Revenue: Taxes (ARS mn) 187,540.45 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 1997 - Jul 2018
NFPS 2017: Capital Expenditure (ARS mn) 68,503.700 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2015 - Mar 2022
NFPS 2017: Total Revenue (ARS mn) 1,074,713.600 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2015 - Mar 2022
NFPS 2017: Current Revenue (ARS mn) 1,072,315.600 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2015 - Mar 2022
Non Financial Public Sector (NFPS) 2017: Total Balance (ARS mn) -172,029.300 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2015 - Mar 2022
NFPS 2017: Total Expenditure (ARS mn) 1,246,742.900 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2015 - Mar 2022
NFPS 2017: Current Expenditure (ARS mn) 1,178,239.200 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2015 - Mar 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.158 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 727.5 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 7,566.5 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 27.8 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Mar 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 3,656.946 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 457,033.408 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 119,713.200 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 6,839.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 35.6 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Mar 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,196,682.281 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,127,072.591 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 620.516 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Mar 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 649.526 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Mar 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 470.013 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,621.408 Mar 2022 monthly Apr 1983 - Mar 2022
Exports: fob: Industrial: Chemicals & Related Products (USD mn) 5,035.000 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
Exports: fob: Industrial: Transport Material (USD mn) 6,515.000 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
Exports: fob: Agricultural: Residues & Waste from Food Industry (USD mn) 12,833.000 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
Exports: fob: Primary Products: Cereals (USD mn) 13,751.000 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
Exports: fob: Agricultural: Fats and Oils (USD mn) 8,733.000 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
Imports: cif: HS: Machines, Instruments & Electric Materials (USD mn) 4,770.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Imports: cif: HS: Nuclear Reactors, Boilers & Machinery (USD mn) 6,375.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Imports: cif: HS: Organic Chemicals (USD mn) 2,540.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Imports: cif: HS: Fuel, Oil & Petroleum Products Manufacturing (USD mn) 2,566.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Imports: cif: HS: Vehicles (USD mn) 4,614.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 340.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1992 - Dec 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 372.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Dec 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 0.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,087.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 670.374 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -140.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 810.402 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 266,740.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 55.9 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 72,954.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 2003 - Dec 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 15.3 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 4.479 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 77,626.422 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Import (USD mn) 4,175.126 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investments (USD mn) 4,595.142 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Other Financial Corporations (USD mn) -80.884 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
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: 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
Foreign Direct Investment: First-Rate Investor: Chile (USD mn) 24.550 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: Spain (USD mn) -96.376 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.2 Feb 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Feb 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 4.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 45,986.816 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 80,528.001 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2022
M2 Growth (%) 46.1 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 41.1 Sep 2020 monthly Apr 1985 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 32,495.5 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 7.418 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 4.6 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 3,859.210 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 95,336.431 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 2002 - Apr 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 56.6 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 2003 - Apr 2022
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) 18.516 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Sep 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 98.906 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 20,837.5 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 2002 - Apr 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 217,145.593 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 50.20 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 11.46 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
Money Supply: Month End: M1 (ARS th) 5,104,996,444.000 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2022
Money Supply: Month End: M3 (ARS th) 15,241,590,865.000 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2022
Money Supply: Month End: M2 (ARS th) 8,939,413,377.000 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2022
Official Reserve Assets (ORA) (USD mn) 43,137.400 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves (FCR) (USD mn) 32,249.250 Mar 2022 monthly Jul 2006 - Mar 2022
Deposits: ARS (ARS mn) 10,993,243.900 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 2002 - Apr 2022
Loans (ARS mn) 5,759,914.20 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1990 - Jun 2018
Loans: ARS: Non Financial: Private: Mortgages (ARS mn) 311,639.767 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 2002 - Apr 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Geopolitical Risk Index (%) 0.066 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Apr 2022

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