Qatar National Government Debt

2003 - 2012 | Yearly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Qatar National Government Debt reached 26.5 USD bn in Mar 2012, compared with 25.9 USD bn in the previous year. Qatar National Government Debt data is updated yearly, available from Mar 2003 to Mar 2012. The data reached an all-time high of 28.2 USD bn in Mar 2010 and a record low of 6.7 USD bn in Mar 2008. CEIC converts annual Government Debt into USD. The Ministry of Finance provides Government Debt in local currency. Qatar Central Bank period end market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Government Debt is in annual frequency, ending in March of each year.

In the latest reports, Qatar Consolidated Fiscal Balance recorded a deficit equal to 5.2 % of its Nominal GDP in Dec 2020. The country's Government debt accounted for 15.0 % of its Nominal GDP in Mar 2012. Qatar Nominal GDP reached 37.6 USD bn in Dec 2020.

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Qatar National Government Debt

What was Qatar's National Government Debt in 2012?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
26,518.7 2012 25,889.3 2011 6,658.8 2008 28,206.3 2010 USD mn yearly 2003 - 2012

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 11,641.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2010 - Mar 2021
Algeria (USD mn) 62,686.3 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
Argentina (USD mn) 335,582.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Dec 2020
Armenia (USD mn) 8,860.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2021
Australia (USD mn) 591,736.5 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Austria (USD mn) 385,440.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 3,398.5 2010 yearly 2008 - 2010
Bahrain (USD mn) 35,802.9 Jun 2021 monthly Mar 2001 - Jun 2021
Belarus (USD mn) 22,965.5 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 2003 - Jul 2021
Belgium (USD mn) 629,802.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2020
Bolivia (USD mn) 8,960.7 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 3,669.1 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Botswana (USD mn) 2,443.5 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Brazil (USD mn) 1,322,271.1 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Jul 2021
Bulgaria (USD mn) 18,084.3 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 2015 - Jul 2021
Canada (USD mn) 1,282,564.6 2021 yearly 1962 - 2021
Chile (USD mn) 91,625.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
China (USD mn) 3,201,622.5 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Colombia (USD mn) 189,906.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2021
Croatia (USD mn) 54,629.0 May 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - May 2021
Cyprus (USD mn) 29,451.0 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 2010 - Jul 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) 112,990.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Denmark (USD mn) 149,585.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Ecuador (USD mn) 62,859.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2021
Egypt (USD mn) 316,592.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020
Estonia (USD mn) 5,992.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
European Union (USD mn) 14,585,705.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Finland (USD mn) 194,563.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
France (USD mn) 3,216,642.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2021
Georgia (USD mn) 9,356.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2021
Germany (USD mn) 2,779,269.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Greece (USD mn) 404,142.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 152,334.7 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Hungary (USD mn) 129,463.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1989 - Jun 2021
Iceland (USD mn) 17,181.9 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
India (USD mn) 1,588,977.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1998 - Mar 2021
Indonesia (USD mn) 453,396.4 Jul 2021 monthly Jun 2009 - Jul 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 270,637.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Israel (USD mn) 306,021.8 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Italy (USD mn) 3,276,297.6 May 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - May 2021
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 3,853.2 2015 yearly 1975 - 2015
Japan (USD mn) 11,148,800.4 Jul 2021 monthly Apr 1982 - Jul 2021
Jordan (USD mn) 38,135.5 May 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - May 2021
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 44,027.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Kenya (USD mn) 71,510.4 Jun 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2021
South Korea (USD mn) 765,176.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Mar 2021
Kosovo (USD mn) 1,819.4 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Kuwait (USD mn) 3,161.9 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Jul 2021
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 4,948.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Feb 2021
Latvia (USD mn) 15,771.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Lebanon (USD mn) 95,594.0 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2001 - Dec 2020
Lithuania (USD mn) 26,495.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Luxembourg (USD mn) 21,635.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2021
North Macedonia (USD mn) 7,595.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Jun 2021
Malawi (USD mn) 2,620.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Malaysia (USD mn) 231,053.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1978 - Jun 2021
Malta (USD mn) 8,781.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Mauritius (USD mn) 8,831.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Jun 2021
Mexico (USD mn) 658,731.7 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 2005 - Jul 2021
Moldova (USD mn) 4,211.6 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Jul 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) 4,854.4 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2010 - Jun 2021
Morocco (USD mn) 87,936.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2021
Nepal (USD mn) 9,555.8 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Netherlands (USD mn) 515,800.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2021
New Zealand (USD mn) 75,235.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2007 - Mar 2021
Nigeria (USD mn) 76,375.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2021
Norway (USD mn) 183,003.3 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Oman (USD mn) 42,581.5 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Panama (USD mn) 38,405.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 2004 - Mar 2021
Paraguay (USD mn) 10,735.8 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Peru (USD mn) 71,334.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
Philippines (USD mn) 230,631.8 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Jul 2021
Poland (USD mn) 368,507.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Portugal (USD mn) 323,267.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Qatar (USD mn) 26,518.7 2012 yearly 2003 - 2012
Romania (USD mn) 126,989.0 Jun 2021 monthly Nov 2011 - Jun 2021
Russia (USD mn) 282,096.7 Jul 2021 monthly May 2009 - Jul 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 227,604.0 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Serbia (USD mn) 33,649.9 Jul 2021 monthly Sep 2004 - Jul 2021
Singapore (USD mn) 553,261.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2021
Slovakia (USD mn) 67,485.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Slovenia (USD mn) 47,152.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2021
South Africa (USD mn) 280,445.5 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Jul 2021
Spain (USD mn) 1,635,485.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1990 - Mar 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 81,714.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Sweden (USD mn) 230,847.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Switzerland (USD mn) 222,922.7 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Taiwan (USD mn) 229,840.6 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Thailand (USD mn) 238,198.3 Jul 2021 monthly Oct 1997 - Jul 2021
Tunisia (USD mn) 35,197.9 Jun 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Jun 2021
Turkey (USD mn) 271,456.7 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Ukraine (USD mn) 82,349.3 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Jul 2021
United Kingdom (USD mn) 3,068,701.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1975 - Mar 2021
United States (USD mn) 28,427,317.0 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1969 - Aug 2021
Uruguay (USD mn) 31,092.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Venezuela (USD mn) 105,131.7 2016 yearly 1996 - 2016
Vietnam (USD mn) 125,215.3 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Yemen (USD mn) 20,434.2 2013 yearly 2004 - 2013

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 54.945 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 26,518.7 2012 yearly 2003 - 2012
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 15.0 2012 yearly 2006 - 2012
Forecast: Government Expenditure (QAR bn) 194.312 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (QAR bn) 294.637 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (QAR bn) 242.840 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
General Government Balance (QAR mn) 200.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
General Government Expenditure: Salaries and Wages (QAR mn) 14,400.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2019 - Mar 2021
General Government Expenditure (QAR mn) 45,000.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
General Government Revenue (QAR mn) 45,200.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
Government Expenditure: Current (QAR mn) 122,600.000 2021 yearly 1975 - 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.335 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 3,620.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Mar 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 6,060.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 38.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 1,099,390.595 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 9,537.149 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 8,390.323 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 2,162.9 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Jul 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 7.1 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jul 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 536,260.486 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 203,149.553 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 43.036 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1989 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 254.121 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 759.066 Apr 2021 monthly May 1996 - Apr 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 301.374 Apr 2021 monthly May 1996 - Apr 2021
Exports: SITC: Chemicals and Related Products (QAR mn) 22,115.186 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Exports: SITC: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants and Related Materials (QAR mn) 170,117.656 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Exports: SITC: Manufactured Goods Classified Chiefly by Materials (QAR mn) 6,074.699 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Exports: SITC: Crude Materials and Inedible excl Fuels (QAR mn) 950.901 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Exports: SITC: Machinery and Transport Equipment (QAR mn) 489.420 2016 yearly 1989 - 2016
Exports: Asia: China (QAR mn) 32,831.801 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Exports: Asia: Japan (QAR mn) 49,476.643 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Exports: Asia: Singapore (QAR mn) 20,099.889 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Exports: Asia: South Korea (QAR mn) 41,386.274 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Exports: Asia: India (QAR mn) 32,297.960 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 289.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 75.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 0.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 106.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 1,213.604 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -16.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 326.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -6,367.308 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 103,900.0 2010 yearly 2000 - 2010
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 106.1 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 11.449 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Foreign Trade Directions: Exports: China (QAR mn) 4,338.000 Jul 2021 monthly May 2017 - Jul 2021
Foreign Trade Directions: Imports: United States of America (QAR mn) 898.000 Jul 2021 monthly May 2017 - Jul 2021
Foreign Trade Directions: Imports: China (QAR mn) 1,310.000 Jul 2021 monthly May 2017 - Jul 2021
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment (QAR mn) -11,375.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Current Account: Income (QAR mn) -4,345.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services (QAR mn) -11,813.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Current Account: Income: Credit (QAR mn) 7,810.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
Balance of Payments (BoP): Current Account (QAR mn) 9,098.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (QAR mn) -28,574.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment (QAR mn) 5,438.518 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (QAR mn) 4,417.518 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Net Financial Derivatives (QAR mn) 322.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Imports: fob (QAR mn) -22,783.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial (QAR mn) -6,279.482 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Overall Balance (QAR mn) 623.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (QAR mn) -2,098.518 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment: Assets (QAR mn) -48,312.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Direct Investment (QAR mn) -665.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Current Account: Transfers: Debit (QAR mn) -15,252.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2018
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Exports: fob (QAR mn) 63,975.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Current Account: Income: Debit (QAR mn) -12,155.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Current Account: Goods (QAR mn) 41,192.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Current Account: Transfers (QAR mn) -15,936.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (QAR mn) 16,761.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment: Liabilities (QAR mn) 36,937.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Change in Reserves (QAR mn) -623.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Capital (QAR mn) -97.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
BoP: Capital & Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment: Assets (QAR mn) 1,021.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Government: USD (USD mn) 20,800.000 2013 yearly 2001 - 2013
Foreign Direct Investment: Financial and Insurance Activities (QAR mn) 12,900.000 2017 yearly 2008 - 2017
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 2.0 2015 yearly 2000 - 2015
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 46,934.258 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Jul 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 167,638.956 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Jul 2021
M2 Growth (%) 3.8 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Jul 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.5 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 37,068.0 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 1966 - Jul 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 25.763 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 17.1 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Jul 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 3,362.628 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 1966 - Jul 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 261,972.665 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Jul 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 5.8 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 349,707.9 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Jul 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 16.4 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Jul 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 322,688.324 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Mar 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 10.76 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Apr 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 132.81 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Dec 2020
Money Supply: M3 (QAR mn) 692,705.000 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Jul 2021
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency in Circulation (QAR mn) 11,243.900 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 1982 - Dec 2018
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (QAR mn) 170,840.700 Jul 2021 monthly Apr 2004 - Jul 2021
Money Supply: M3: M2 (QAR mn) 610,205.800 Jul 2021 monthly Apr 2004 - Jul 2021
International Reserves (QAR mn) 205,575.397 Jul 2021 monthly Apr 2004 - Jul 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -3.6 Mar 2020 quarterly Sep 2015 - Mar 2020
BCI: Services: Overall (%) 22.600 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2014 - Jun 2020
BCI: Construction: Overall (%) 21.300 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2014 - Jun 2020
BCI: Manufacturing: Overall (%) 22.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2014 - Jun 2020
BCI: Mining and Quarrying: Overall (%) 15.800 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2014 - Jun 2020
Business Confidence Index (BCI): Overall (%) 20.200 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2014 - Jun 2020

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