Ecuador Government Debt: % of GDP

2005 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Ecuador Government debt accounted for 63.9 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2020, compared with the ratio of 57.1 % in the previous quarter. Ecuador government debt to GDP ratio data is updated quarterly, available from Dec 2005 to Dec 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 63.9 % in Dec 2020 and a record low of 16.2 % in Jun 2009. CEIC calculates quarterly Government Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Government Debt and rolling sum of quarterly Nominal GDP. The Ministry of Economy and Finance provides Government Debt in USD. The Central Bank of Ecuador provides Nominal GDP in USD. Government Debt refers to Public Debt. Government Debt prior to Q2 2019 is based on old methodology.

In the latest reports, Ecuador National Government Debt reached 63.0 USD bn in Mar 2021. The country's Nominal GDP reached 24.7 USD bn in Dec 2020.

View Ecuador's Government Debt: % of GDP from Dec 2005 to Dec 2020 in the chart:

Ecuador Government Debt: % of GDP

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

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
63.9 Dec 2020 57.1 Sep 2020 16.2 Jun 2009 63.9 Dec 2020 % quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020

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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 (%) 72.1 2021 yearly 1962 - 2021
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 (%) 42.2 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 (%) 76.4 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
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 (%) 55.8 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Pakistan (%) 83.8 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
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 (%) 137.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
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 (%) 125.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2021
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 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
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 (%) -6.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -2,936.781 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 2,956.051 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 12.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 63,026.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Mar 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 63.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (USD bn) 39.187 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (USD bn) 61.270 2026 yearly 2001 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (USD bn) 41.788 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Central Government: Revenue (USD mn) 2,291.687 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2021
Central Government: Finance (USD mn) -780.835 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2021
Central Government: Balance (USD mn) 780.835 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2021
Central Government: Expenditure excl Amortization (USD mn) 1,510.852 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.567 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) 285.4 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Apr 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,099.3 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Apr 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 89.9 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1966 - Apr 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 33,552.274 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 46,750.981 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 2,202.795 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,935.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Apr 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 68.2 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Apr 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 779,550.310 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 327,256.266 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 372.892 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 301.357 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1973 - Feb 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 170.427 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Mar 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 331.860 Mar 2021 monthly May 1992 - Mar 2021
EC: Exports: fob: Emerging and Developing Economies: Emerging and Developing Asi... (USD mn) 313.773 Feb 2021 monthly Jun 1973 - Feb 2021
Terms of Trade Index: 2007=100 (2007=100) 92.702 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Apr 2021
Exports: FOB: Petroleum: Crude Petroleum (USD th) 586,833.418 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2021
Exports: FOB: Non Petroleum: Traditional: Bananas And Plane Tree (USD th) 301,775.413 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2021
Exports: FOB: America: United States (USD mn) 690.839 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Apr 2021
Exports: FOB: America: ALADI: Panama (USD mn) 210.153 Apr 2021 monthly Feb 2012 - Apr 2021
Exports: FOB: Asia: People's Republic of China (USD mn) 244.040 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Apr 2021
Imports: CIF: Consumer Goods: Non Durable (USD th) 231,990.934 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2021
Imports: CIF: Fuels And Lubricants (USD th) 355,200.048 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2021
Imports: CIF: America: ALADI: Panama (USD mn) 54.983 Apr 2021 monthly Mar 2019 - Apr 2021
Imports: CIF: Asia: People's Republic of China (USD mn) 324.160 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 765.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 3.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 95.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 19.037 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 18.750 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 56,469.7 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Apr 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 57.5 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 633.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.6 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 1.643 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD) -25,269,823,146.114 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -225.606 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) 1,107.617 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Private (USD mn) 11,278.244 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Apr 2021
External Debt: Public (USD mn) 45,191.472 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Apr 2021
Gross External Debt: Long Term (USD mn) 53,514.501 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: BPM6 (USD th) 473,152.290 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Asia: China (USD th) 12,350.723 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Europe: Spain (USD th) 88,442.667 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Europe: Netherlands (USD th) 23,806.340 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.6 May 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 14.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 2,085.454 May 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 28,241.930 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 2006 - Apr 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 64,332.160 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 2006 - Apr 2021
M2 Growth (%) 10.0 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 2007 - Apr 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.0 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2009 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 3,970.3 May 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - May 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 5.225 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1,909.899 May 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - May 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 46,502.526 May 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 13.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 48,909.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 7.2 May 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - May 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 13,395.5 May 2021 monthly Oct 2006 - May 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 43,881.380 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 4.67 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Apr 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 46.20 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
EC: Financial Survey: MFSM 2000: Loans (USD mn) 85.550 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Apr 2021
EC: Financial Survey: MFSM 2000: Deposits (USD mn) 49,044.359 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Apr 2021
International Reserve: Net Currency Position (USD mn) 3,970.255 May 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - May 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (%) 1.0 Oct 2020 monthly May 2008 - Oct 2020
Business Confidence Index: Services (May2007=100) 1,180.500 Dec 2020 monthly May 2007 - Dec 2020
Business Confidence Index: Industry (May2007=100) 2,374.900 Dec 2020 monthly May 2007 - Dec 2020
Business Confidence Index: Construction (May2007=100) 504.600 Dec 2020 monthly May 2007 - Dec 2020
Business Confidence Index: Commerce (May2007=100) 1,928.000 Dec 2020 monthly May 2007 - Dec 2020
Business Confidence Index: Global (May2007=100) 1,468.400 Dec 2020 monthly May 2007 - Dec 2020

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