Australia External Debt: % of GDP

1988 - 2019 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Australia External Debt accounted for 123.6 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2019, compared with the ratio of 122.6 % in the previous year. Australia External Debt: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1988 to Dec 2019. The data reached an all-time high of 129.0 % in Dec 2015 and a record low of 43.3 % in Dec 1988. CEIC calculates External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly External Debt and quarterly Nominal GDP. The Australian Bureau of Statistics provides External Debt in local currency and Nominal GDP in local currency.

In the latest reports of Australia, Current Account recorded a surplus of 7.2 USD bn in Sep 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 3.6 USD bn in Sep 2020. Australia Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 7.1 USD bn in Sep 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 39.0 USD bn in Sep 2020. The country's External Debt reached 1,700,271.4 in Jun 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 307.6 USD bn in Jun 2020.

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Australia External Debt: % of GDP

What was Australia's External Debt: % of GDP in 2019?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
123.6 2019 122.6 2018 43.3 1988 129.0 2015 % yearly 1988 - 2019

External Debt: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 60.4 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Algeria (%) 2.3 2018 yearly 1970 - 2018
Argentina (%) 62.6 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Armenia (%) 90.3 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Australia (%) 123.6 2019 yearly 1988 - 2019
Austria (%) 153.7 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Azerbaijan (%) 21.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Jun 2020
Belarus (%) 65.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2020
Belgium (%) 242.7 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Bolivia (%) 33.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -7.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Jun 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -63,966.960 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 90,927.832 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 30.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 474,369.8 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 34.7 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Forecast: Government Expenditure (AUD bn) 880.783 2025 yearly 1988 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (AUD bn) 1,693.021 2025 yearly 1989 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (AUD bn) 833.535 2025 yearly 1988 - 2025
DOT Forecast: Budget Aggregates: Revenue (AUD bn) 538.100 2024 yearly 1997 - 2024
DOT Forecast: Budget Aggregates: Expenses (AUD bn) 596.600 2024 yearly 1997 - 2024
AU: General Government: Financial Liabilities (AUD mn) 2,035,045.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1999 - Sep 2020

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