New Zealand Total Debt: % of GDP

2006 - 2019 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about New Zealand Total Debt: % of GDP

  • New Zealand Total Debt accounted for 587.9 % of the country's GDP in 2019, compared with the ratio of 579.2 % in the previous year.
  • New Zealand Total Debt: % of GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 2006 to Dec 2019.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 682.5 % in Dec 2010 and a record low of 572.2 % in Dec 2017.

CEIC shifts year-end for annual Total Debt as % of Nominal GDP. CEIC calculates annual Total Debt as % of Nominal GDP from annual Total Debt and quarterly Nominal GDP. Total Debt is calculated as the Total Liabilities less Equity and Investment Fund Shares and Financial Derivatives. Statistics New Zealand provides Total Debt in local currency. Statistics New Zealand provides Nominal GDP in local currency. Total Debt is reported in annual frequency, ending in March of each year.

View New Zealand's Total Debt: % of GDP from 2006 to 2019 in the chart:

New Zealand Total Debt: % of GDP

What was New Zealand's Total Debt: % of GDP in 2019?

New Zealand Total Debt accounted for 587.9 % of the country's GDP in 2019, compared with the ratio of 579.2 % in the previous year. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
587.9 2019 579.2 2018 572.2 2017 682.5 2010 % yearly 2006 - 2019

Total Debt: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Australia (%) 97.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1988 - Mar 2022
Austria (%) 612.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Belgium (%) 791.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1998 - Mar 2022
Bulgaria (%) 407.6 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Canada (%) 926.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2022
Croatia (%) 485.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Cyprus (%) 1,567.2 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Czech Republic (%) 419.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Denmark (%) 953.1 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Estonia (%) 376.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Mar 2022
European Union (%) 820.9 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Finland (%) 677.2 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
France (%) 1,030.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Germany (%) 659.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Greece (%) 660.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1997 - Mar 2022
Hungary (%) 463.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2022
Iceland (%) 784.4 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Ireland (%) 1,126.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2021
Italy (%) 703.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2021
Japan (%) 1,359.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1998 - Mar 2022
South Korea (%) 760.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2008 - Mar 2022
Latvia (%) 349.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Lithuania (%) 331.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2021
Luxembourg (%) 7,603.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2022
North Macedonia (%) 349.7 2020 yearly 2013 - 2020
Malta (%) 1,401.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Mexico (%) 110.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2022
Netherlands (%) 1,123.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
New Zealand (%) 587.9 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Norway (%) 569.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Jun 2022
Poland (%) 323.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Portugal (%) 598.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2022
Romania (%) 249.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2022
Slovakia (%) 483.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2012 - Mar 2022
Slovenia (%) 369.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Spain (%) -323.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2022
Sweden (%) 822.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Switzerland (%) 1,039.4 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Taiwan (%) 899.1 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Turkey (%) 383.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2014 - Mar 2022
Ukraine (%) 298.1 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
United Kingdom (%) 1,065.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1987 - Mar 2022
United States (%) 791.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1951 - Jun 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -5,461.465 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 78,790.666 2022 yearly 1999 - 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 31.6 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 81,700.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 33.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (NZD bn) 178.995 2027 yearly 1985 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (NZD bn) 216.386 2027 yearly 1985 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (NZD bn) 179.475 2027 yearly 1985 - 2027
General Government: ytd: Expenses (NZD mn) 109,965.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
General Government: ytd: Revenue (NZD mn) 101,888.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
General Government: ytd: Borrowings (NZD mn) 197,057.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2002 - Mar 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.638 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -676.8 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Jul 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 4,075.2 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 15.6 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1952 - Jul 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 850,608.917 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 140,904.694 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 257,727.910 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 4,814.3 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Jul 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 26.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1961 - Jul 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 813,617.094 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 651,415.800 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 412.377 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1981 - Jul 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 429.572 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Jul 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1,167.112 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1981 - Jul 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,051.017 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1982 - Jul 2022
Exports: fob: SITC: Manufacturing: Machinery & Transport Equipment (NZD mn) 393.997 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jul 2022
Exports: fob: SITC: Food & Live Animals (NZD mn) 4,155.145 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jul 2022
Exports: fob: SITC: Mineral Fuels (NZD mn) 25.089 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jul 2022
Exports: fob: SITC: Manufacturing: Goods (NZD mn) 337.361 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jul 2022
Exports: fob: SITC: Crude Materials (NZD mn) 687.354 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jul 2022
Exports: fob: Australia (NZD mn) 719.869 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jul 2022
Exports: fob: Japan (NZD mn) 414.215 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1981 - Jul 2022
Exports: fob: United Kingdom (NZD mn) 125.809 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1981 - Jul 2022
Exports: fob: China (NZD mn) 1,802.091 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1951 - Jul 2022
Exports: fob: United States (NZD mn) 665.553 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1981 - Jul 2022
Exports: fob: Australia: sa (NZD mn) 686.906 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1981 - Jul 2022
Exports: fob: China: sa (NZD mn) 1,883.654 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1981 - Jul 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 57.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -5,761.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -9.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1987 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,658.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 3,221.297 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1995 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 5.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1995 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 1,098.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 2,123.189 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1995 - Mar 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 208,823.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 87.1 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 68,439.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 30.0 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Total Debt: % of GDP (%) 587.9 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -14.344 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -111,300.620 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Goods (NZD mn) -1,596.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account (NZD mn) 4,521.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Assets: Portfolio Investment (NZD mn) -367.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account (NZD mn) -6,143.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Capital Account: Debit (NZD mn) 149.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Goods: Debit (NZD mn) 18,251.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Assets: Reserve Assets (NZD mn) 196.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (NZD mn) 2,436.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Assets (NZD mn) 13.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Liabilities (NZD mn) 4,534.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Assets: Financial Derivatives (NZD mn) -2,105.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Liabilities: Direct Investment (NZD mn) 2,453.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Liabilities: Portfolio Investment (NZD mn) 4,764.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Services (NZD mn) -1,935.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Liabilities: Financial Derivatives (NZD mn) -1,544.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Goods: Credit (NZD mn) 16,655.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Capital Account: Credit (NZD mn) 1.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1996 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Net Errors and Omissions (NZD mn) 1,770.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Services: Credit (NZD mn) 3,417.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Assets: Direct Investment (NZD mn) 85.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Assets: Other Investment (NZD mn) 2,205.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Primary Income (NZD mn) -2,288.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Capital Account (NZD mn) -148.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1996 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Services: Debit (NZD mn) 5,352.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (NZD mn) 4,725.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Liabilities: Other Investment (NZD mn) -1,139.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services (NZD mn) -3,531.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: sa: GS: Services: Debit (NZD mn) 5,734.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: sa (NZD mn) -8,521.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: sa: GS: Goods: Credit (NZD mn) 16,864.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: sa: GS: Goods: Debit (NZD mn) 19,789.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: sa: GS: Goods (NZD mn) -2,925.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: sa: GS: Services: Credit (NZD mn) 2,749.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: sa: GS: Services (NZD mn) -2,985.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
IIP: Net (NZD mn) -160,237.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
International Investment Position: Liabilities (NZD mn) 502,334.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
IIP: Assets (NZD mn) 342,097.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Net (NZD mn) -149,667.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Jun 2000 - Dec 2018
Direct Investment Abroad: Stock: Australia (NZD mn) 15,306.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Direct Investment Abroad: Stock (NZD mn) 29,451.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Direct Investment Abroad: Stock: United Kingdom (NZD mn) 958.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Direct Investment Abroad: Stock: United States of America (NZD mn) 6,973.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: United Kingdom (NZD mn) 5,713.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock (NZD mn) 130,884.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Australia (NZD mn) 66,112.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: United States of America (NZD mn) 8,753.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Netherlands (NZD mn) 3,880.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Japan (NZD mn) 5,553.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 0.5 Dec 2017 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 98.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1990 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 84,860.057 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2016 - Jul 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 245,400.901 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 1988 - Jul 2022
M2 Growth (%) 4.8 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 1989 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 10,008.3 Jul 2022 monthly Sep 2005 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 5.153 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2005 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.1 Jul 2022 monthly Sep 2005 - Jul 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 0.000 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1950 - Aug 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 268,143.439 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2016 - Jul 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 5.0 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2017 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 366,365.8 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 1988 - Jul 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 5.1 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 1989 - Jul 2022
Credit to Households (USD bn) 235.619 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1990 - Dec 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 408.978 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Dec 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 221,980.2 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1990 - Jul 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 336,767.258 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2016 - Jul 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 5.17 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2017 - Jul 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 149.23 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1988 - Mar 2022
Depository Corp: Domestic Credit (NZD mn) 583,478.000 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 1988 - Jul 2022
Depository Corp: Money Supply: Broad Money (NZD mn) 390,828.000 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 1988 - Jul 2022
Depository Corp: Money Supply: Broad Money: Narrow Money (NZD mn) 135,149.000 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2016 - Jul 2022
Official Reserve Assets (NZD mn) 21,161.034 Jul 2022 monthly Sep 2005 - Jul 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -18.1 Jul 2022 monthly Aug 2003 - Jul 2022
House Price Inflation: Net Percent Expecting (%) 85.500 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2011 - Sep 2022
House Price Inflation: Net Percent Expecting Higher (%) -12.400 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2022 - Sep 2022
Performance Manufacturing Index (NA) 50.600 Jul 2022 monthly Aug 2002 - Jul 2022
Business Outlook Survey: Manufacturing: Business Confidence Index (Point) -62.000 Jul 2022 monthly Feb 1991 - Jul 2022
Business Outlook Survey: Construction: Business Confidence Index (Point) -70.800 Aug 2022 monthly Feb 1991 - Aug 2022
Business Outlook Survey: All Industries: Business Confidence Index (Point) -47.800 Aug 2022 monthly Feb 1991 - Aug 2022
Business Outlook Survey: Retail: Business Confidence Index (Point) -44.700 Aug 2022 monthly Feb 1991 - Aug 2022
Business Outlook Survey: Service: Business Confidence Index (Point) -42.200 Aug 2022 monthly Feb 1991 - Aug 2022

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