Egypt Government Debt: % of GDP

2006 - 2019 | Quarterly | % | Ministry of Finance

Egypt Government debt accounted for 66.3 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2019, compared with the ratio of 63.7 % in the previous quarter. Egypt government debt to GDP ratio data is updated quarterly, available from Jun 2006 to Dec 2019. The data reached an all-time high of 94.9 % in Jun 2016 and a record low of 61.6 % in Sep 2008. The Ministry of Finance provides quarterly Government Debt as % of Nominal GDP. Government Debt covers Domestic Government Debt which includes Central Administration, Local Government and Economic Authorities only.

In the latest reports, Egypt National Government Debt reached 302.1 USD bn in Dec 2019. The country's Nominal GDP reached 82.7 USD bn in Jun 2020.

View Egypt's Government Debt: % of GDP from Jun 2006 to Dec 2019 in the chart:

Egypt Government Debt: % of GDP

What was Egypt's Government Debt: % of GDP in Dec 2019?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
66.3 Dec 2019 63.7 Sep 2019 61.6 Sep 2008 94.9 Jun 2016 % quarterly Jun 2006 - Dec 2019

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 76.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2010 - Sep 2020
Algeria (%) 30.7 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Argentina (%) 99.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020
Armenia (%) 60.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Sep 2020
Australia (%) 34.7 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Austria (%) 79.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 6.4 2010 yearly 2008 - 2010
Bahrain (%) 98.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Bangladesh (%) 21.3 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Belarus (%) 22.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Belgium (%) 113.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1980 - Sep 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 (%) 89.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
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 (%) 32.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
China (%) 20.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Colombia (%) 65.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Croatia (%) 86.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Cyprus (%) 119.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Czech Republic (%) 38.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Denmark (%) 42.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Ecuador (%) 57.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Egypt (%) 66.3 Dec 2019 quarterly Jun 2006 - Dec 2019
Estonia (%) 18.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
European Union (%) 89.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Finland (%) 66.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
France (%) 116.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Georgia (%) 54.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
Germany (%) 70.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Ghana (%) 63.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Greece (%) 199.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 41.9 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Hungary (%) 72.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1990 - Sep 2020
Iceland (%) 68.3 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
India (%) 56.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Indonesia (%) 39.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2015 - Dec 2020
Iran (%) 15.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Jun 2020
Ireland (%) 62.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Israel (%) 58.4 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Italy (%) 154.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 8.6 2015 yearly 1975 - 2015
Japan (%) 224.8 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 (%) 41.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2020
Kosovo (%) 17.5 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Kuwait (%) 4.2 Mar 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 68.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Latvia (%) 44.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Lebanon (%) 171.0 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 45.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Luxembourg (%) 26.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2020
North Macedonia (%) 52.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
Malawi (%) 66.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Malaysia (%) 62.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Malta (%) 53.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Mauritius (%) 76.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
Mexico (%) 52.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Moldova (%) 30.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2020
Montenegro (%) 85.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Morocco (%) 65.0 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Nepal (%) 30.3 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Netherlands (%) 55.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
New Zealand (%) 33.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Nigeria (%) 18.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Norway (%) 40.2 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Oman (%) 55.8 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Pakistan (%) 83.3 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Palestinian Territory (%) 89.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Panama (%) 65.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Paraguay (%) 27.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Sep 2020
Peru (%) 35.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Philippines (%) 54.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Poland (%) 56.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Portugal (%) 133.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Qatar (%) 15.0 2012 yearly 2006 - 2012
Romania (%) 43.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Sep 2020
Russia (%) 15.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Sep 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) 31.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2016 - Sep 2020
Serbia (%) 57.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2004 - Sep 2020
Singapore (%) 150.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (%) 60.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2020
Slovenia (%) 78.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
South Africa (%) 75.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1960 - Sep 2020
Spain (%) 114.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 98.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Sweden (%) 37.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Switzerland (%) 25.8 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Taiwan (%) 32.7 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Tajikistan (%) 44.8 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Thailand (%) 44.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Tunisia (%) 77.1 Dec 2018 monthly Apr 2011 - Dec 2018
Turkey (%) 42.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Sep 2020
Ukraine (%) 51.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
United Kingdom (%) 100.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1975 - Sep 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -10,911.229 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 17,411.696 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 5.4 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 302,078.8 Dec 2019 quarterly Jun 2006 - Dec 2019
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 66.3 Dec 2019 quarterly Jun 2006 - Dec 2019
Forecast: Government Expenditure (EGP bn) 2,649.529 2025 yearly 1999 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (EGP bn) 8,129.686 2025 yearly 1998 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (EGP bn) 2,253.664 2025 yearly 1999 - 2025
Government Budget: ytd: Revenue (EGP mn) 366,583.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2020
Government Budget: ytd: Cash Deficit (EGP mn) -200,913.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2020
Government Budget: ytd: Overall Fiscal Balance (EGP mn) -204,652.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2020
Government Budget: ytd: Financing (EGP mn) 331,314.000 Mar 2020 quarterly Jun 2005 - Mar 2020
Gross Domestic Debt (EGP mn) 4,354,467.000 Dec 2019 quarterly Sep 1997 - Dec 2019
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.102 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) -3,289.8 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,203.6 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 1994 - Oct 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) -11.2 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1995 - Nov 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 461,374.424 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 229,757.406 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 45,074.252 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 5,117.9 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 1994 - Oct 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) -7.4 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1995 - Nov 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 2,037,417.956 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 705,246.575 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 139.355 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2015 - Nov 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 296.171 Aug 2020 monthly Dec 2015 - Aug 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 59.060 Oct 2020 monthly Dec 2015 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 925.485 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2015 - Nov 2020
Trade Balance: USD (USD mn) -3,289.760 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1994 - Nov 2020
Exports: National: EGP (EGP mn) 34,652.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2020
Imports: EGP (EGP mn) 86,354.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 78.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -2,784.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -2.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2001 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,605.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2001 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -1,191.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2001 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 6,686.400 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 1,828.600 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 125,337.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 34.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 1999 - Jun 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 12,323.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 3.0 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -12.716 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -197,075.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Sep 2020
BoP: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) -44.300 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn) 876.300 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 7,964.900 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 3,961.900 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods and Services (USD mn) -7,683.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -78.500 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Sep 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment Abroad (USD mn) -85.900 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Sep 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Net Portfolio Investment in Egypt (USD mn) 6,686.400 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Net Investment (OI) (USD mn) -4,165.200 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Trade Balance (USD mn) -8,559.300 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2020
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -1,201.900 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2020
BoP: Overall Balance (USD mn) -69.200 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Central & Local Government (USD mn) 73,125.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2002 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Medium and Long Term (USD mn) 113,014.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: United States of America (USD mn) 277.200 Mar 2020 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 142.100 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2001 - Jun 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Kuwait (USD mn) 47.700 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2001 - Jun 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Other Countries: China (USD mn) 25.300 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: European Union (EU) (USD mn) 792.500 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2001 - Jun 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 7.7 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 72,678.814 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 312,746.946 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2020
M2 Growth (%) 19.7 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2020
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 14.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 33,552.3 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.660 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 6.0 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2004 - Nov 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 4,284.000 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Jan 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 21.6 Sep 2020 monthly Jun 2005 - Sep 2020
Total Deposits (USD mn) 319,575.956 Sep 2020 monthly Jun 2004 - Sep 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 321,206.8 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 23.1 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2020
Household Debt (USD mn) 32,913.0 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 143,103.942 Aug 2020 monthly Apr 1996 - Aug 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 25.36 Aug 2020 monthly Apr 1997 - Aug 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 26.14 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2002 - Jun 2020
Domestic Liquidity: M2 (EGP mn) 4,920,823.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2020
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Money Supply (M1) (EGP mn) 1,143,543.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2020
Counterpart Assets: DA: Credit (EGP mn) 5,053,932.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2020
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Quasi Money (QM) (EGP mn) 3,777,280.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2020
International Reserves: Net (USD mn) 40,101.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jan 2021
International Reserves: Gross Official Reserves: Foreign Currency (USD mn) 35,542.000 Jan 2021 monthly Nov 2004 - Jan 2021
Banks Loans: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 2,357,073.000 Sep 2020 monthly Nov 2003 - Sep 2020

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