Bahrain National Government Debt

2001 - 2022 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Bahrain National Government Debt

  • Bahrain National Government Debt reached 37.4 USD bn in Oct 2022, compared with 37.1 USD bn in the previous month.
  • Bahrain National Government Debt data is updated monthly, available from Mar 2001 to Oct 2022.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 38.9 USD bn in Jun 2022 and a record low of 1.4 USD bn in Sep 2007.

CEIC converts monthly Government Debt into USD. The Ministry of Finance and National Economy provides Outstanding Public Debt in local currency. The Central Bank of Bahrain period end market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Government Debt includes Domestic Debt only.


Related information about Bahrain National Government Debt
  • In the latest reports, Bahrain Consolidated Fiscal Balance recorded a deficit equal to 13.0 % of its Nominal GDP in Dec 2020.
  • The country's Government debt accounted for 90.6 % of its Nominal GDP in Jun 2022.
  • Bahrain Nominal GDP reached 11.8 USD bn in Jun 2022.

View Bahrain's National Government Debt from Mar 2001 to Oct 2022 in the chart:

Bahrain National Government Debt

What was Bahrain's National Government Debt in Oct 2022?

Bahrain National Government Debt reached 37.4 USD bn in Oct 2022, compared with 37.1 USD bn in the previous month. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
37,419.6 Oct 2022 37,068.6 Sep 2022 1,383.0 Sep 2007 38,866.1 Jun 2022 USD mn monthly Mar 2001 - Oct 2022

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 11,249.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2010 - Sep 2022
Algeria (USD mn) 62,686.3 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
Argentina (USD mn) 378,505.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1994 - Jun 2022
Armenia (USD mn) 9,938.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2022
Australia (USD mn) 743,969.0 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Austria (USD mn) 371,239.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 3,398.5 2010 yearly 2008 - 2010
Bahrain (USD mn) 37,419.6 Oct 2022 monthly Mar 2001 - Oct 2022
Belarus (USD mn) 23,375.7 May 2022 monthly Dec 2003 - May 2022
Belgium (USD mn) 600,202.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Jun 2022
Bolivia (USD mn) 8,960.7 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 3,571.5 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Botswana (USD mn) 3,581.9 2022 yearly 2002 - 2022
Brazil (USD mn) 1,344,691.5 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 2000 - Sep 2022
Bulgaria (USD mn) 17,928.2 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 2015 - Sep 2022
Canada (USD mn) 1,473,046.8 2022 yearly 1962 - 2022
Chile (USD mn) 107,953.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2022
China (USD mn) 3,651,528.3 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Colombia (USD mn) 208,662.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2001 - Mar 2022
Croatia (USD mn) 6,204.4 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Jul 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) 23,711.6 Oct 2022 monthly Dec 2010 - Oct 2022
Czech Republic (USD mn) 117,276.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Denmark (USD mn) 118,722.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Ecuador (USD mn) 62,859.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2021
Egypt (USD mn) 316,592.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020
Estonia (USD mn) 5,976.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
European Union (USD mn) 13,735,255.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Finland (USD mn) 196,979.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
France (USD mn) 3,053,635.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Jun 2022
Georgia (USD mn) 9,506.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Germany (USD mn) 2,632,940.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Greece (USD mn) 375,952.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 161,605.6 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Hungary (USD mn) 108,148.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1989 - Sep 2022
Iceland (USD mn) 18,602.0 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
India (USD mn) 1,784,845.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1998 - Jun 2022
Indonesia (USD mn) 482,351.0 Oct 2022 monthly Jun 2009 - Oct 2022
Ireland (USD mn) 247,691.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Israel (USD mn) 335,707.0 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Italy (USD mn) 2,682,096.2 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Sep 2022
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 3,853.2 2015 yearly 1975 - 2015
Japan (USD mn) 8,647,499.1 Sep 2022 monthly Apr 1982 - Sep 2022
Jordan (USD mn) 41,959.7 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jul 2022
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 45,490.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Kenya (USD mn) 72,069.1 Sep 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Sep 2022
South Korea (USD mn) 775,658.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2022
Kosovo (USD mn) 1,904.7 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Kuwait (USD mn) 905.1 Oct 2022 monthly Dec 1993 - Oct 2022
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 5,217.9 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2022
Latvia (USD mn) 15,856.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Lebanon (USD mn) 97,750.6 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Jun 2021
Lithuania (USD mn) 25,360.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Luxembourg (USD mn) 20,214.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Jun 2022
North Macedonia (USD mn) 6,356.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2022
Malawi (USD mn) 2,620.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Malaysia (USD mn) 231,838.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1978 - Sep 2022
Malta (USD mn) 9,002.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Mauritius (USD mn) 8,643.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Jun 2022
Mexico (USD mn) 715,151.7 Oct 2022 monthly Dec 2005 - Oct 2022
Moldova (USD mn) 4,479.4 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Oct 2022
Montenegro (USD mn) 4,202.9 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2010 - Jun 2022
Morocco (USD mn) 94,194.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Nepal (USD mn) 9,555.9 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Netherlands (USD mn) 479,086.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2022
New Zealand (USD mn) 73,499.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2022
Nigeria (USD mn) 90,578.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Jun 2022
Norway (USD mn) 203,080.5 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Oman (USD mn) 48,780.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Panama (USD mn) 43,616.6 Oct 2022 monthly Jul 2004 - Oct 2022
Paraguay (USD mn) 12,140.2 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Peru (USD mn) 79,749.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Philippines (USD mn) 229,453.4 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2022
Poland (USD mn) 324,251.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Portugal (USD mn) 306,161.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Qatar (USD mn) 26,518.7 2012 yearly 2003 - 2012
Romania (USD mn) 128,993.6 Aug 2022 monthly Nov 2011 - Aug 2022
Russia (USD mn) 339,259.9 Sep 2022 monthly May 2009 - Sep 2022
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 250,136.1 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Serbia (USD mn) 31,716.0 Sep 2022 monthly Sep 2004 - Sep 2022
Singapore (USD mn) 743,106.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2022
Slovakia (USD mn) 64,927.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Slovenia (USD mn) 42,978.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2022
South Africa (USD mn) 272,286.3 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Jul 2022
Spain (USD mn) 1,544,562.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1990 - Jun 2022
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 68,158.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2022
Sweden (USD mn) 185,795.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Switzerland (USD mn) 223,056.7 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Taiwan (USD mn) 236,166.9 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Thailand (USD mn) 242,387.6 Oct 2022 monthly Oct 1997 - Oct 2022
Tunisia (USD mn) 34,212.6 Aug 2022 monthly Apr 2011 - Aug 2022
Turkey (USD mn) 233,289.5 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Ukraine (USD mn) 88,512.1 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Sep 2022
United Kingdom (USD mn) 2,963,495.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1975 - Jun 2022
United States (USD mn) 31,413,322.0 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1969 - Nov 2022
Uruguay (USD mn) 36,472.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2022
Venezuela (USD mn) 105,131.7 2016 yearly 1996 - 2016
Vietnam (USD mn) 141,978.4 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Yemen (USD mn) 20,434.2 2013 yearly 2004 - 2013

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -13.0 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -4,576.393 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 1,433.202 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 3.7 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 37,419.6 Oct 2022 monthly Mar 2001 - Oct 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 90.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2007 - Jun 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BHD bn) 5.093 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BHD bn) 26.563 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (BHD bn) 3.367 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Government Budget: Net Surplus or Deficit (BHD mn) -1,721.094 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Government Budget: Revenue: Non Oil: Taxation and Fees (BHD mn) 539.000 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Net Government Debt: Outstanding (BHD mn) 10,730.785 2017 yearly 1995 - 2017
Domestic Public Debt Instruments: Outstanding (BHD mn) 14,072.800 Oct 2022 monthly Mar 2001 - Oct 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.722 2027 yearly 1996 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 4,904.0 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 8,632.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 70.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2019 - Jun 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 5,003,373.747 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 6,862.703 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,231.640 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 6,228.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 60.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2019 - Jun 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 173,702.377 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 61,228.610 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 171.968 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - Aug 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 75.473 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Aug 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 36.171 Aug 2022 monthly Nov 1994 - Aug 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 145.918 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1989 - Aug 2022
Imports (BHD mn) 2,342.400 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Exports (BHD mn) 3,246.400 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Exports: Annual: Re-Exports (BHD mn) 109.900 2007 yearly 1991 - 2007
Exports: HS: Annual (BHD mn) 8,410.900 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Imports: Annual (BHD mn) 6,566.600 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Energy Imports: Value: Crude Oil: Annual (USD th) 2,776,458.000 2020 yearly 1978 - 2020
Energy Exports: Volume: Petroleum Products (Barrel th) 7,489.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1990 - Dec 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 64.3 2021 yearly 1975 - 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 2,027.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 17.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,759.2 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 10.104 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 0.461 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 23,433.782 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 2,572.606 2017 yearly 1975 - 2017
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Securities (USD mn) 2,572.606 2017 yearly 1975 - 2017
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,403.989 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn) 1,515.160 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BH: BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn) 0.000 2017 yearly 1975 - 2017
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 111.170 2018 yearly 1975 - 2018
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (BHD mn) 4,837.300 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Capital Account (BHD mn) 212.100 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Reserve Assets: Net (BHD mn) -946.300 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Balance of Payments (BoP): Current Account (BHD mn) 978.500 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income (BHD mn) -950.500 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account (BHD mn) -636.700 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Errors and Omissions (BHD mn) -553.900 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net: Liabilities (BHD mn) 891.400 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (BHD mn) -3,802.500 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (BHD mn) -1,920.500 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net (BHD mn) -425.000 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Goods (BHD mn) 1,844.300 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income (BHD mn) -950.100 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net (BHD mn) 97.200 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services (BHD mn) 1,034.800 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (BHD mn) 970.000 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment (BHD mn) 637.400 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Assets (BHD mn) -397.300 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net: Assets (BHD mn) -1,316.400 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Liabilities (BHD mn) 494.500 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Workers' Remittances (BHD mn) -950.100 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
IIP: Assets (BHD mn) 53,494.100 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
IIP: Liabilities (BHD mn) 44,681.100 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
International Investment Position (IIP) (BHD mn) 8,813.000 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
No of Registrations: New Enterprises (Unit) 2,071.000 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 5.5 Mar 2018 semiannually Mar 2013 - Mar 2018
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 8,180.153 Oct 2022 monthly Dec 1974 - Oct 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 36,957.730 Oct 2022 monthly Dec 1974 - Oct 2022
M2 Growth (%) 3.7 Oct 2022 monthly Dec 1975 - Oct 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 5.0 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Nov 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 3,341.0 Apr 2022 monthly Oct 1965 - Apr 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.116 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2007 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.7 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 6.648 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1966 - Oct 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 51,322.986 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 8.9 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 51,330.2 Oct 2022 monthly Sep 1991 - Oct 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 6.8 Oct 2022 monthly Sep 1992 - Oct 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 30,709.342 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 7.63 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 65.62 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2022
Money Supply: M3 (BHD mn) 15,288.200 Sep 2022 monthly Sep 1991 - Sep 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency Outside Banks (BHD mn) 535.600 Nov 2018 monthly Jan 1989 - Nov 2018
Official Reserves (BHD mn) 1,708.300 Sep 2015 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2015
Deposits: Retail Banks (BHD mn) 19,301.600 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2022
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: Non Bank Residents (NR) (BHD mn) 11,549.200 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: NR: Personal (BHD mn) 5,680.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: NR: Business (BHD mn) 5,223.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022

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