Saudi Arabia National Government Debt

2004 - 2022 | Yearly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Saudi Arabia National Government Debt

  • Saudi Arabia National Government Debt reached 262.7 USD bn in Dec 2022, compared with 250.1 USD bn in the previous year.
  • Saudi Arabia National Government Debt data is updated yearly, available from Dec 2004 to Dec 2022.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 262.7 USD bn in Dec 2022 and a record low of 11.8 USD bn in Dec 2014.

CEIC converts annual Government Debt into USD. The Ministry of Finance provides Outstanding Government Domestic Debt in local currency. Saudi Central Bank period end market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.


Related information about Saudi Arabia National Government Debt
  • In the latest reports, Saudi Arabia Consolidated Fiscal Balance recorded a deficit equal to 11.2 % of its Nominal GDP in Dec 2020.
  • The country's Government debt accounted for 25.0 % of its Nominal GDP in Sep 2022.
  • Saudi Arabia Nominal GDP reached 276.2 USD bn in Sep 2022.

View Saudi Arabia's National Government Debt from 2004 to 2022 in the chart:

Saudi Arabia National Government Debt

What was Saudi Arabia's National Government Debt in 2022?

Saudi Arabia National Government Debt reached 262.7 USD bn in Dec 2022, compared with 250.1 USD bn in the previous year. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
262,666.7 2022 250,136.1 2021 11,802.7 2014 262,666.7 2022 USD mn yearly 2004 - 2022

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Albania (USD mn) 11,249.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2010 - Sep 2022
Algeria (USD mn) 98,695.9 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Argentina (USD mn) 382,281.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2022
Armenia (USD mn) 9,938.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2022
Australia (USD mn) 743,969.0 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Austria (USD mn) 347,894.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 3,398.5 2010 yearly 2008 - 2010
Bahrain (USD mn) 37,419.6 Nov 2022 monthly Mar 2001 - Nov 2022
Belarus (USD mn) 23,375.7 May 2022 monthly Dec 2003 - May 2022
Belgium (USD mn) 562,531.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
Bolivia (USD mn) 8,960.7 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 3,571.5 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Botswana (USD mn) 3,581.9 2022 yearly 2002 - 2022
Brazil (USD mn) 1,387,069.3 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 2000 - Nov 2022
Bulgaria (USD mn) 19,126.3 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 2015 - Nov 2022
Canada (USD mn) 1,473,046.8 2022 yearly 1962 - 2022
Chile (USD mn) 105,323.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2022
China (USD mn) 3,651,528.3 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Colombia (USD mn) 208,662.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2001 - Mar 2022
Croatia (USD mn) 5,881.4 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Sep 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) 24,760.3 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 2010 - Nov 2022
Czech Republic (USD mn) 118,442.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Denmark (USD mn) 110,565.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Ecuador (USD mn) 72,548.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2022
Egypt (USD mn) 316,592.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020
Estonia (USD mn) 5,463.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
European Union (USD mn) 12,894,271.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Finland (USD mn) 185,300.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
France (USD mn) 2,892,672.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2022
Georgia (USD mn) 9,506.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Germany (USD mn) 2,472,451.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Greece (USD mn) 349,674.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 173,192.7 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Hungary (USD mn) 108,148.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1989 - Sep 2022
Iceland (USD mn) 18,602.0 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
India (USD mn) 1,751,794.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2022
Indonesia (USD mn) 491,640.1 Dec 2022 monthly Jun 2009 - Dec 2022
Ireland (USD mn) 231,017.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Israel (USD mn) 335,707.0 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Italy (USD mn) 2,854,171.4 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2022
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 3,853.2 2015 yearly 1975 - 2015
Japan (USD mn) 9,111,328.0 Nov 2022 monthly Apr 1982 - Nov 2022
Jordan (USD mn) 42,092.4 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2022
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 46,446.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
Kenya (USD mn) 72,674.9 Nov 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Nov 2022
South Korea (USD mn) 718,792.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2022
Kosovo (USD mn) 1,904.7 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Kuwait (USD mn) 910.4 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 1993 - Nov 2022
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 5,349.8 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Nov 2022
Latvia (USD mn) 14,758.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Lebanon (USD mn) 97,750.6 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Jun 2021
Lithuania (USD mn) 23,514.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Luxembourg (USD mn) 18,796.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2022
North Macedonia (USD mn) 6,356.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2022
Malawi (USD mn) 2,620.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Malaysia (USD mn) 231,838.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1978 - Sep 2022
Malta (USD mn) 8,548.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Mauritius (USD mn) 8,820.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2022
Mexico (USD mn) 731,241.5 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 2005 - Nov 2022
Moldova (USD mn) 4,939.5 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2022
Montenegro (USD mn) 3,912.9 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 2010 - Sep 2022
Morocco (USD mn) 84,137.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2022
Nepal (USD mn) 9,555.9 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Netherlands (USD mn) 440,795.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2022
New Zealand (USD mn) 73,499.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2022
Nigeria (USD mn) 89,507.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2022
Norway (USD mn) 203,080.5 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Oman (USD mn) 48,780.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Panama (USD mn) 44,274.0 Dec 2022 monthly Jul 2004 - Dec 2022
Paraguay (USD mn) 12,140.2 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Peru (USD mn) 79,749.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Philippines (USD mn) 240,231.1 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2022
Poland (USD mn) 298,648.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Portugal (USD mn) 273,800.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Qatar (USD mn) 26,518.7 2012 yearly 2003 - 2012
Romania (USD mn) 131,652.4 Oct 2022 monthly Nov 2011 - Oct 2022
Russia (USD mn) 342,535.4 Nov 2022 monthly May 2009 - Nov 2022
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 262,666.7 2022 yearly 2004 - 2022
Serbia (USD mn) 33,329.2 Nov 2022 monthly Sep 2004 - Nov 2022
Singapore (USD mn) 743,106.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2022
Slovakia (USD mn) 60,338.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Slovenia (USD mn) 40,846.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2022
South Africa (USD mn) 255,984.1 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Oct 2022
Spain (USD mn) 1,471,166.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1990 - Sep 2022
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 68,911.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2022
Sweden (USD mn) 175,697.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Switzerland (USD mn) 235,553.6 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
Taiwan (USD mn) 236,166.9 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Thailand (USD mn) 261,936.8 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 1997 - Nov 2022
Tunisia (USD mn) 33,906.8 Oct 2022 monthly Apr 2011 - Oct 2022
Turkey (USD mn) 233,289.5 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Ukraine (USD mn) 97,687.6 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Nov 2022
United Kingdom (USD mn) 2,963,495.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1975 - Jun 2022
United States (USD mn) 31,419,689.0 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1969 - Dec 2022
Uruguay (USD mn) 35,803.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Venezuela (USD mn) 105,131.7 2016 yearly 1996 - 2016
Vietnam (USD mn) 141,978.4 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
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 (%) -11.2 2020 yearly 1969 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 27,200.000 2022 yearly 1969 - 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 262,666.7 2022 yearly 2004 - 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 25.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2016 - Sep 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (SAR bn) 1,144.424 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (SAR bn) 937.979 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (SAR bn) 1,317.816 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Public Debt (SAR mn) 108,753.650 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.744 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 123,329.7 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 30,071.1 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2015 - Nov 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 3.6 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2016 - Nov 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 2,621,572.046 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 507,357.741 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 25,492.542 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 16,713.8 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 26.5 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 4,414,206.914 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,345,722.004 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 1,459.945 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Nov 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,645.560 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 5,506.102 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Nov 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 3,851.614 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Nov 2022
Exports: Value: Non Oil (SAR mn) 19,555.77 Apr 2018 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2018
Exports: Value: Petroleum Products (SAR mn) 125,222.000 2017 yearly 1970 - 2017
Exports: Value: Crude Petroleum (SAR mn) 513,181.000 2017 yearly 1953 - 2017
Exports: Value: Oil (SAR mn) 68,943.34 Apr 2018 monthly May 2016 - Apr 2018
Exports: ow China (SAR mn) 20,647.883 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Nov 2022
Exports: South Korea (SAR mn) 9,391.237 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Nov 2022
Exports: ow USA (SAR mn) 5,474.792 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Nov 2022
Exports: India (SAR mn) 10,298.644 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Nov 2022
Exports: Value: Asia: India (SAR mn) 99,965.866 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Exports: Value: North America: USA (SAR mn) 53,516.853 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Exports: Value: Asia: South Korea (SAR mn) 87,342.183 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Exports: Value: Asia: China Mainland (SAR mn) 190,911.169 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Exports: Value: Asia: Japan (SAR mn) 102,598.276 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Imports: HS: Value: Transport Equipment (SAR mn) 86,200.976 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Imports: Value: Asia: China Mainland (SAR mn) 113,380.856 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Imports: Value: Asia: Japan (SAR mn) 22,732.339 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Imports: Value: North America: USA (SAR mn) 60,548.791 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 185.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 47,343.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 17.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,912.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -170.216 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 38.739 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 618,394.599 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income (USD mn) -11,583.977 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 2,390.730 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 8,432.944 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) 5,124.088 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn) 26,130.104 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Reserve Assets (USD mn) 1,637.288 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) 3,308.856 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -19,924.608 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Other Investment: Assets (USD mn) 29,378.216 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Other Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) -10,867.261 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 106,745.649 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn) 4,532.577 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Other Investment (USD mn) 1,102.407 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) -170.216 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: Financial Account (FA) (USD mn) 49,155.265 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Direct Investment (USD mn) -1,726.374 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) 62,049.362 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn) 10,382.407 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 15,247.389 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn) 42,205.258 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: FA: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn) 185.638 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
International Investment Position (IIP) (SAR mn) 2,318,979.746 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
IIP: Liabilities (SAR mn) 2,365,331.633 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
IIP: Assets (SAR mn) 4,684,311.379 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 12.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 406,859.862 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 576,276.007 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2022
M2 Growth (%) 7.1 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 7.0 Dec 2022 monthly Mar 1980 - Dec 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 447,354.2 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 42.920 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 33.7 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 432.945 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 1957 - Nov 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 610,360.226 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 10.5 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 279,406.0 Feb 2018 monthly Oct 1983 - Feb 2018
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 21.6 Dec 2017 quarterly Mar 1969 - Dec 2017
Credit to Households (USD bn) 139.056 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Jun 2022
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 728.038 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 125,403.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 626,479.092 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 14.56 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Nov 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 57.41 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2022
Base Money (SAR mn) 361,479.984 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2022
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: Money & Quasi Money (SAR mn) 2,470,689.649 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Oct 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (SAR mn) 1,596,705.364 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2 (SAR mn) 2,161,035.027 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2022
Official Reserve Assets: Gold (SAR mn) 1,623.503 Feb 2019 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2019
Official Reserve Assets: Foreign Currency and Deposits Abroad (SAR mn) 551,957.401 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2022
Official Reserve Assets (SAR mn) 1,770,031.328 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2022
Bank Loans: Consumer (SAR mn) 448,138.690 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2022

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