China Government Debt: % of GDP

2014 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

China Government debt accounted for 18.0 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Jun 2020, compared with the ratio of 17.3 % in the previous quarter. China government debt to GDP ratio data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2014 to Jun 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 18.0 % in Jun 2020 and a record low of 14.3 % in Mar 2014. CEIC calculates quarterly Government Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Government Debt and rolling sum of quarterly Nominal GDP. The Ministry of Finance provides Government Debt in local currency. The National Bureau of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency. Government Debt covers Central Government only. China National Government Debt reached 2,432.9 USD bn in Dec 2019. The country's Nominal GDP reached 3,849.8 USD bn in Sep 2020.

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China Government Debt: % of GDP

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

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
18.0 Jun 2020 17.3 Mar 2020 14.3 Mar 2014 18.0 Jun 2020 % quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 75.9 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2010 - Jun 2020
Algeria (%) 30.7 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Argentina (%) 91.7 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Jun 2020
Armenia (%) 60.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Sep 2020
Australia (%) 34.7 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Austria (%) 82.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 6.4 2010 yearly 2008 - 2010
Bahrain (%) 90.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Jun 2020
Bangladesh (%) 21.2 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Belarus (%) 38.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 48,725.726 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 139,075.255 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Nov 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 13.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 2,413,715.4 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 18.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (RMB bn) 50,816.686 2025 yearly 1982 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (RMB bn) 119,832.398 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (RMB bn) 38,329.759 2025 yearly 1982 - 2025
Foreign Debts: Qtr: Total (USD mn) 2,294,400.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2020
Foreign Debts: Qtr: Long Term (USD mn) 998,800.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2020

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