Bangladesh Government Debt: % of GDP

2010 - 2020 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Bangladesh Government debt accounted for 21.3 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2020, compared with the ratio of 19.1 % in the previous year. Bangladesh government debt to GDP ratio data is updated yearly, available from Dec 2010 to Dec 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 25.2 % in Dec 2012 and a record low of 16.7 % in Dec 2017. CEIC shifts year-end for annual Government Debt as % of Nominal GDP. Government Debt as % of Nominal GDP is calculated from quarterly Government Debt and annual Nominal GDP. The World Bank provides Government Debt in local currency. The Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency. Nominal GDP is reported in annual frequency, ending in June of each year. The country's Nominal GDP reached 329.8 USD bn in Jun 2020.

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Bangladesh Government Debt: % of GDP

What was Bangladesh's Government Debt: % of GDP in 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
21.3 2020 19.1 2019 16.7 2017 25.2 2012 % yearly 2010 - 2020

Government Debt: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 73.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2010 - Dec 2020
Algeria (%) 36.3 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
Argentina (%) 102.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Armenia (%) 67.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
Australia (%) 43.2 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Austria (%) 83.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 6.4 2010 yearly 2008 - 2010
Bahrain (%) 100.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2020
Bangladesh (%) 21.3 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Belarus (%) 39.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Mar 2021
Belgium (%) 114.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1980 - Dec 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 (%) 89.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2021
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 (%) 34.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
China (%) 20.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Colombia (%) 65.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Croatia (%) 89.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Cyprus (%) 119.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Czech Republic (%) 38.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Denmark (%) 42.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Ecuador (%) 63.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Egypt (%) 68.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020
Estonia (%) 18.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
European Union (%) 90.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Finland (%) 69.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
France (%) 115.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Georgia (%) 59.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Germany (%) 69.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Ghana (%) 76.1 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Greece (%) 205.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 41.9 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Hungary (%) 78.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1990 - Dec 2020
Iceland (%) 68.3 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
India (%) 56.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Indonesia (%) 39.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2015 - Dec 2020
Iran (%) 16.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2020
Ireland (%) 59.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Israel (%) 71.1 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Italy (%) 155.8 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 (%) 42.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Dec 2020
Kosovo (%) 21.8 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
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 (%) 47.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 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 (%) 54.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Mauritius (%) 76.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
Mexico (%) 57.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Moldova (%) 32.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Montenegro (%) 103.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Morocco (%) 65.0 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Nepal (%) 30.3 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Netherlands (%) 54.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
New Zealand (%) 33.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Nigeria (%) 18.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Norway (%) 46.0 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Oman (%) 55.2 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Pakistan (%) 83.3 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Palestinian Territory (%) 89.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Panama (%) 69.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2020
Paraguay (%) 30.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Dec 2020
Peru (%) 35.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Philippines (%) 54.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Poland (%) 57.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Portugal (%) 133.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Qatar (%) 15.0 2012 yearly 2006 - 2012
Romania (%) 47.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Dec 2020
Russia (%) 17.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Dec 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) 32.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2016 - Dec 2020
Serbia (%) 57.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2004 - Dec 2020
Singapore (%) 150.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (%) 60.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2020
Slovenia (%) 80.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
South Africa (%) 77.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1960 - Dec 2020
Spain (%) 120.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 101.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Sweden (%) 40.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 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 (%) 39.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2020
Ukraine (%) 53.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
United Kingdom (%) 104.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1975 - Dec 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.4 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -77.594 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 2,469.129 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 1990 - Feb 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 8.0 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 21.3 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BDT bn) 7,011.275 2024 yearly 1980 - 2024
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BDT bn) 22,562.950 2026 yearly 2003 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (BDT bn) 5,574.260 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Government Debt: Domestic (DO): Net (BDT mn) 1,717,343.000 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 2002 - Jan 2021
Government Revenue & Foreign Grants (BDT mn) 239,550.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - Dec 2020
Government Overall Balance: Excluding Grants (BDT mn) -6,700.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - Dec 2020
BD: Social Contributions (BDT mn) 0.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 6.003 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,679.6 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Jan 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,889.7 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Jan 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) -7.3 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 1987 - Jan 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 667.168 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 115,240.626 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,502.325 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 4,569.3 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Jan 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) -3.1 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 1987 - Jan 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 110,004.230 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 432,673.520 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 437.216 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1973 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 169.641 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jan 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 55.060 Jan 2021 monthly Nov 1998 - Jan 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,072.174 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jan 2021
Import Price Index (2005-2006=100) 259.380 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Export Price Index (2005-2006=100) 225.950 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Exports: Europe: Germany Federal Republic (BDT mn) 521,442.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Exports: Europe: Spain (BDT mn) 214,662.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Terms of Trade Index (2005-2006=100) 87.110 2018 yearly 2007 - 2018
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: India (BDT mn) 752,048.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: Indonesia (BDT mn) 124,914.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: Singapore (BDT mn) 48,343.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: China (BDT mn) 1,291,540.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: Japan (BDT mn) 159,105.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
BD: Export Volume Index (2000=100) 529.505 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
BD: Import Volume Index (2000=100) 365.055 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
BD: Export Value Index (2000=100) 614.369 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
BD: Import Value Index (2000=100) 681.021 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 6.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 65.5 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 1997 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.6 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,013.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2003 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -4.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 7.158 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 11.785 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 66,427.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 11.4 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 9,526.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 3.0 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -10.942 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -44,326.496 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
BD: BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Asse... (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Liab... (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 44.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: FDI: of which net inflow (USD mn) 387.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2015 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Private Transfers (PT) (USD mn) 6,426.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Official Transfers (USD mn) 10.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
Balance of Payment(BoP): USD: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) 788.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 15.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account: Capital Transfers (USD mn) 44.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,013.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) -977.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) -962.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -2,521.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance (USD mn) -4,426.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) -3.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 2,616.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: Net Errors & Omissions (USD mn) -775.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) -3,057.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Export F.O.B (USD mn) 9,064.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Import F.O.B (USD mn) -13,490.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Services (USD mn) -260.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 2,261.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
Outstanding External Debt as Percentage of GDP (%) 13.400 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
BD: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -1,993.909 2019 yearly 1976 - 2019
BD: External Debt: Debt Outstanding, Debt Ration and Debt Service (DOD): Stocks:... (USD mn) 52,124.148 2018 yearly 1970 - 2018
BD: External Debt: DOD: Stocks: Long-Term (USD mn) 41,556.540 2018 yearly 1970 - 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 8.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 38,720.024 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1986 - Jan 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 174,638.337 Feb 2021 monthly Jun 1986 - Feb 2021
M2 Growth (%) 13.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jun 1987 - Feb 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.0 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 41,433.0 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1972 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 4.000 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 8.9 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 1986 - Jan 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 756.335 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1972 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 162,586.651 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1986 - Jan 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 12.7 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1987 - Jan 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 160,908.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 1987 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 1988 - Feb 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 170,780.601 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1991 - Jan 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 11.76 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1992 - Jan 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 39.05 2020 yearly 1974 - 2020
BD: Bank Non-Performing Loans to Total Gross Loans (%) 8.902 2019 yearly 2011 - 2019

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