Germany External Debt: % of GDP

1999 - 2019 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Germany's External Debt accounted for 144.2 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2019, compared with the ratio of 145.0 % in the previous year. Germany's External Debt: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1999 to Dec 2019. The data reached an all-time high of 165.9 % in Dec 2012 and a record low of 93.7 % in Dec 1999. CEIC calculates External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly External Debt and annual Nominal GDP. Deutsche Bundesbank provides External Debt in EUR. Federal Statistics Office Germany provides Nominal GDP in EUR.

In the latest reports of Germany, Current Account recorded a surplus of 24.9 USD bn in Aug 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 11.7 USD bn in Aug 2020. Germany's Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 16.1 USD bn in Aug 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 63.6 USD bn in Jun 2020. The country's External Debt reached 5,913,742.6 in Jun 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 861.5 USD bn in Jun 2020.

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Germany External Debt: % of GDP

What was Germany's External Debt: % of GDP in 2019?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
144.2 2019 145.0 2018 93.7 1999 165.9 2012 % yearly 1999 - 2019

External Debt: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 60.4 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Algeria (%) 2.3 2018 yearly 1970 - 2018
Argentina (%) 62.6 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Armenia (%) 90.3 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Australia (%) 123.6 2019 yearly 1988 - 2019
Austria (%) 153.7 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Azerbaijan (%) 21.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Jun 2020
Belarus (%) 65.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2020
Belgium (%) 242.7 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Bolivia (%) 33.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -2.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1991 - Sep 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -52,265.638 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 211,216.400 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 21.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 2,749,308.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 67.5 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (EUR bn) 1,839.709 2025 yearly 1991 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (EUR bn) 2,398.769 2025 yearly 1991 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (EUR bn) 1,881.848 2025 yearly 1991 - 2025
General Govt Debt: Foreign Creditors (EUR bn) 1,107.065 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2020
General Government Debt: as % of GDP (%) 70.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020

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