Palestinian Territory Government Debt: % of GDP

2010 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza) Government Debt: % of GDP

  • State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza) Government debt accounted for 89.7 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2020, compared with the ratio of 89.5 % in the previous quarter.
  • State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza) government debt to GDP ratio data is updated quarterly, available from Dec 2010 to Dec 2020.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 90.9 % in Jun 2020 and a record low of 55.5 % in Mar 2019.

CEIC calculates quarterly Government Debt as % of Nominal GDP from monthly Government Debt and quarterly Nominal GDP. Palestine Monetary Authority provides Government Debt in USD. The Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in USD. Government Debt refers to Public Debt.
  • The country's Nominal GDP reached 4.1 USD bn in Dec 2020.
  • View Palestinian Territory's Government Debt: % of GDP from Dec 2010 to Dec 2020 in the chart:

    Palestinian Territory Government Debt: % of GDP

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

    State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza) Government debt accounted for 89.7 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2020, compared with the ratio of 89.5 % in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

    Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
    89.7 Dec 2020 89.5 Sep 2020 55.5 Mar 2019 90.9 Jun 2020 % quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020

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    country/region Last Frequency Range
    Albania (%) 73.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2010 - Dec 2020
    Algeria (%) 36.4 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 (%) 43.3 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 (%) 26.3 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
    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 (%) 73.8 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 (%) 45.9 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
    Hungary (%) 78.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1990 - Dec 2020
    Iceland (%) 77.1 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
    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 (%) 27.2 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 (%) 65.9 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
    Pakistan (%) 84.1 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 (%) 130.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 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 (%) 121.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 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 (%) 32.6 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
    Tajikistan (%) 45.5 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
    Thailand (%) 44.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
    Tunisia (%) 81.5 Oct 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Oct 2021
    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 (%) -2.2 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
    Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -384.400 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
    Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,251.600 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
    Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 19.0 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
    Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 89.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
    Forecast: Government Expenditure (%) 29.330 2026 yearly 2009 - 2026
    Forecast: Government Revenue (ILS bn) 14.972 2026 yearly 2009 - 2026
    Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
    Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.493 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
    Trade Balance (USD mn) -352.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Feb 2021
    Total Exports (USD mn) 99.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Feb 2021
    Total Exports Growth (%) 25.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Feb 2021
    Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 20,041.880 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
    Exports: Medicament (USD th) 18,125.417 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
    Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 7,131.482 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
    Total Imports (USD mn) 506.3 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Mar 2021
    Total Imports Growth (%) 7.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Feb 2021
    Imports: Medicament (USD th) 139,881.623 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
    Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 51,582.124 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
    Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 1.694 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2020
    Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 6.543 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
    Total Exports to China (USD mn) 0.042 Dec 2018 monthly Mar 2007 - Dec 2018
    Total Imports from China (USD mn) 39.750 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2018
    Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
    Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 1.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
    Current Account Balance (USD mn) -291.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
    Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -7.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
    Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -57.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
    Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -1.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
    Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 42.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
    Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
    Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -6.3 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2020
    Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Mar 2020
    External Debt (USD mn) 2,052.0 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2012 - Dec 2020
    External Debt: % of GDP (%) 35.4 2018 yearly 2012 - 2018
    External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,457.5 Dec 2018 monthly Dec 2013 - Dec 2018
    External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 9.0 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
    Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.135 2026 yearly 1994 - 2026
    Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 2,859.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
    Monetary Last Frequency Range
    Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Sep 2020
    Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 369.751 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Sep 2020
    Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 10,371.200 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Sep 2020
    Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 11,422.137 Jan 2019 monthly Jul 2002 - Jan 2019
    M2 Growth (%) 3.2 Jan 2019 monthly Jul 2003 - Jan 2019
    Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 622.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
    Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 14.439 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
    Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 1.1 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2011 - Nov 2020
    Total Deposits (USD mn) 15,231.521 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
    Total Deposits Growth (%) 12.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
    Domestic Credit (USD mn) 10,043.6 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1998 - Feb 2021
    Domestic Credit Growth (%) 8.1 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Feb 2021
    Total Loans (USD mn) 8,464.671 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Feb 2021
    Total Loans Growth (%) 9.13 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2021
    Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 49.95 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
    Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
    Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -7.6 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2014 - Mar 2021

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