Peru Government Debt: % of GDP

1999 - 2022 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Peru Government Debt: % of GDP

  • Peru Government debt accounted for 34.4 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Sep 2022, compared with the ratio of 33.8 % in the previous quarter.
  • Peru government debt to GDP ratio data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1999 to Sep 2022.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 51.5 % in Dec 1999 and a record low of 18.0 % in Mar 2014.

CEIC calculates quarterly Government Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Government Debt and rolling sum of quarterly Nominal GDP. The Central Reserve Bank of Peru provides Government Debt in local currency and Nominal GDP in local currency. Government Debt covers Central Government only.


Related information about Peru Government Debt: % of GDP

  • In the latest reports, Peru National Government Debt reached 79.7 USD bn in Sep 2022.
  • The country's Nominal GDP reached 61.1 USD bn in Sep 2022.

View Peru's Government Debt: % of GDP from Mar 1999 to Sep 2022 in the chart:

Peru Government Debt: % of GDP

What was Peru's Government Debt: % of GDP in Sep 2022?

Peru Government debt accounted for 34.4 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Sep 2022, compared with the ratio of 33.8 % in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
34.4 Sep 2022 33.8 Jun 2022 18.0 Mar 2014 51.5 Dec 1999 % quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 62.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2010 - Sep 2022
Algeria (%) 62.1 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Argentina (%) 75.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2022
Armenia (%) 50.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Sep 2022
Australia (%) 47.7 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Austria (%) 81.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Azerbaijan (%) 6.4 2010 yearly 2008 - 2010
Bahrain (%) 84.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2022
Bangladesh (%) 20.6 2022 yearly 2010 - 2022
Belarus (%) 36.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Mar 2022
Belgium (%) 106.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1980 - Sep 2022
Bolivia (%) 27.2 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 24.4 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Botswana (%) 17.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2014 - Dec 2021
Brazil (%) 73.5 Dec 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2022
Bulgaria (%) 23.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2022
Cambodia (%) 35.2 2021 yearly 2013 - 2021
Canada (%) 71.3 2022 yearly 1962 - 2022
Chile (%) 37.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2022
China (%) 20.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2022
Colombia (%) 62.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2022
Croatia (%) 9.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2022
Cyprus (%) 91.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2022
Czech Republic (%) 45.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Denmark (%) 30.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Ecuador (%) 63.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2022
Egypt (%) 68.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020
Estonia (%) 15.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
European Union (%) 85.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Finland (%) 71.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
France (%) 113.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Jun 2022
Georgia (%) 39.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Germany (%) 66.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Ghana (%) 80.1 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Greece (%) 178.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 47.6 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Hungary (%) 72.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1990 - Sep 2022
Iceland (%) 74.6 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
India (%) 54.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2022
Indonesia (%) 39.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2015 - Sep 2022
Iran (%) 8.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Ireland (%) 49.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Israel (%) 67.1 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Italy (%) 147.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2022
Ivory Coast (%) 8.6 2015 yearly 1975 - 2015
Japan (%) 225.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2022
Jordan (%) 88.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2022
Kazakhstan (%) 23.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
Kenya (%) 66.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2022
South Korea (%) 48.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2022
Kosovo (%) 20.7 2022 yearly 2009 - 2022
Kuwait (%) 3.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 50.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
Latvia (%) 39.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Lebanon (%) 150.6 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Lithuania (%) 37.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Luxembourg (%) 24.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2022
North Macedonia (%) 52.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2022
Malawi (%) 66.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Malaysia (%) 61.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2022
Malta (%) 53.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2022
Mauritius (%) 73.4 Dec 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2022
Mexico (%) 51.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2022
Moldova (%) 32.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2022
Mongolia (%) 59.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2017 - Dec 2021
Montenegro (%) 71.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2022
Morocco (%) 68.9 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Nepal (%) 27.2 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Netherlands (%) 49.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2022
New Zealand (%) 34.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2022
Nigeria (%) 20.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2022
Norway (%) 42.5 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Oman (%) 63.1 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Pakistan (%) 69.1 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 75.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2022
Panama (%) 62.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2022
Paraguay (%) 31.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2014 - Sep 2022
Peru (%) 34.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Philippines (%) 63.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2022
Poland (%) 50.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2022
Portugal (%) 120.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2022
Qatar (%) 15.0 2012 yearly 2006 - 2012
Romania (%) 47.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2011 - Sep 2022
Russia (%) 13.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2011 - Sep 2022
Saudi Arabia (%) 24.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2016 - Sep 2022
Serbia (%) 55.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2004 - Sep 2022
Singapore (%) 184.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2022
Slovakia (%) 58.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Slovenia (%) 72.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2022
South Africa (%) 71.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1960 - Sep 2022
Spain (%) 115.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2022
Sri Lanka (%) 114.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2022
Sweden (%) 32.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2022
Switzerland (%) 25.1 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Taiwan (%) 30.1 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Tajikistan (%) 39.2 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Thailand (%) 53.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2022
Tunisia (%) 79.7 Dec 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Dec 2021
Turkey (%) 34.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2001 - Sep 2022
Ukraine (%) 43.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -0.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1990 - Sep 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -2,162.519 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,211.777 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 15.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 79,749.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 34.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (PEN bn) 266.314 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (PEN bn) 424.555 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (PEN bn) 263.580 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.027 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 271.3 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 4,933.6 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Nov 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) -9.2 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1986 - Oct 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 15,909.800 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 54,614.487 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 7,722.603 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 4,662.3 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Nov 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 10.7 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1986 - Nov 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 715,311.108 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 498,110.069 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 743.000 Nov 2022 monthly Nov 2003 - Nov 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,115.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Nov 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1,432.000 Nov 2022 monthly Sep 2003 - Nov 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,124.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Nov 2022
Exports: 2007p (USD th) 3,837,345.34 Apr 2018 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2018
Imports: 2007p (USD th) 3,175,235.60 Apr 2018 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2018
Exports: Asia: China (USD mn) 1,432.000 Nov 2022 monthly Sep 2003 - Nov 2022
Exports: MINCETUR: South Korea (USD mn) 271.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Imports: MINCETUR: NAFTA: Canada (USD mn) 51.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Imports: MINCETUR: NAFTA: Mexico (USD mn) 165.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Imports: MINCETUR: India (USD mn) 89.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Trade Index: Terms of Trade (2007=100) 96.350 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 2.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -3,661.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Sep 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 2,062.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -414.478 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -15.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -399.479 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 101,506.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 45.2 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 10,154.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 4.2 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -4.364 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -102,019.953 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -798.108 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (USD mn) 3,537.158 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (USD mn) 1,359.285 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
BoP: Current Account: Services (USD mn) -2,177.873 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Private Sector: Liabilities: Direct Investment (USD mn) 613.137 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2018
BoP: Financial Account (USD mn) -6,290.828 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
Public External Debt: USD: Net (USD mn) 466.203 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
External Liabilities: Medium & Long Term (USD mn) 92,573.273 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Jun 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock (USD mn) 30,190.895 2022 yearly 1980 - 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: United Kingdom (USD mn) 5,427.430 2022 yearly 1980 - 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Spain (USD mn) 5,227.562 2022 yearly 1980 - 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Chile (USD mn) 3,582.906 2022 yearly 1980 - 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: USA (USD mn) 3,232.366 2022 yearly 1980 - 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Netherlands (USD mn) 1,401.951 2022 yearly 1980 - 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Industry (USD mn) 3,435.916 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Mining (USD mn) 6,916.809 2022 yearly 1980 - 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Finance (USD mn) 6,582.546 2022 yearly 1980 - 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Energy (USD mn) 3,501.445 2022 yearly 1980 - 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Communications (USD mn) 5,522.117 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.3 Dec 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Dec 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 16.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 70,861.274 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Nov 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 117,125.298 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Dec 2022
M2 Growth (%) -0.3 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 6.0 Jan 2023 monthly Apr 1997 - Jan 2023
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 69,429.0 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Nov 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 29.247 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1990 - Sep 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 14.9 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Nov 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1,970.000 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Nov 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 85,471.897 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) -1.6 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Dec 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 44,581.2 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Jul 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) -0.2 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Jul 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 41,744.2 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 93,493.585 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 1.87 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 39.65 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1992 - Jun 2022
ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertible Foreign Currencies (FCR) (USD mn) 68,634.000 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2022
Official Reserve Assets (ORA) (USD mn) 74,239.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2022
Depository Corporations: Broad Money (PEN mn) 288,389.11 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1992 - Jun 2018
Banking System: Net Domestic Credit (PEN mn) 116,956.557 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1992 - Jun 2018
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 2.3 Dec 2022 monthly Apr 2003 - Dec 2022
BCRP Forecast: Consumer Price Index: YoY (%) 2.500 2020 yearly 2016 - 2020
Macroeconomic Outlook Survey: Business Confidence Index (Point) 42.364 Dec 2022 monthly Apr 2002 - Dec 2022

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