Switzerland Total Debt: % of GDP

1999 - 2020 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Switzerland Total Debt accounted for 1,058.9 % of the country's GDP in 2020, compared with the ratio of 965.5 % in the previous year. Switzerland Total Debt: % of GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1999 to Dec 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 1,058.9 % in Dec 2020 and a record low of 703.7 % in Dec 2001. CEIC calculates annual Total Debt as % of Nominal GDP from annual Total Debt and annual Nominal GDP. Total Debt is calculated as the Total Liabilities less Equity & Investment Fund Shares and Financial Derivatives. Swiss National Bank provides Total Debt in local currency. State Secretariat for Economic Affairs provides Nominal GDP in local currency.

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Switzerland Total Debt: % of GDP

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
1,058.9 2020 965.5 2019 703.7 2001 1,058.9 2020 % yearly 1999 - 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Australia (%) 109.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1988 - Dec 2020
Austria (%) 639.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Belgium (%) 862.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (%) 376.5 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Canada (%) 1,052.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Croatia (%) 536.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Cyprus (%) 1,478.3 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Czech Republic (%) 426.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Denmark (%) 857.4 2018 yearly 1994 - 2018
Estonia (%) 413.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
European Union (%) 732.5 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Finland (%) 676.2 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
France (%) 1,065.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Germany (%) 662.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Greece (%) 697.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Hungary (%) 469.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Iceland (%) 671.5 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Ireland (%) 1,152.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Italy (%) 701.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Japan (%) 1,306.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1998 - Dec 2020
South Korea (%) 745.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Dec 2020
Latvia (%) 369.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Lithuania (%) 317.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Luxembourg (%) 8,073.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
North Macedonia (%) 310.5 2019 yearly 2013 - 2019
Malta (%) 1,378.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Mexico (%) 124.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Netherlands (%) 1,242.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
New Zealand (%) 584.1 2018 yearly 2006 - 2018
Norway (%) 707.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Poland (%) 344.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Portugal (%) 624.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Romania (%) 263.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (%) 437.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Dec 2020
Slovenia (%) 387.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Spain (%) 759.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Sweden (%) 823.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Switzerland (%) 1,058.9 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Taiwan (%) 865.4 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Turkey (%) 372.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Dec 2020
Ukraine (%) 337.4 2018 yearly 2009 - 2018
United Kingdom (%) 1,184.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1987 - Dec 2020
United States (%) 895.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1951 - Dec 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) 1.4 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 10,392.117 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 198,054.637 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 26.9 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
National Government Debt (USD mn) 218,144.8 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 25.8 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Forecast: Government Expenditure (CHF bn) 271.157 2026 yearly 1983 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (CHF bn) 332.298 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (CHF bn) 271.155 2026 yearly 1983 - 2026
General Government: Consolidated (Cons): Revenue (CHF mn) 239,156.982 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
General Government: Cons: Expenditure (CHF mn) 228,830.249 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
General Government: Cons: Net Lending/Borrowing (CHF mn) 10,326.733 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Gross Public Debt: General Government (CHF mn) 214,479.964 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 4.450 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 2,725.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 35,248.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 20.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Mar 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 1,562,334.799 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 48,294,364.058 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 36,582,026.343 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 32,522.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 29.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Mar 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 21,395,960.436 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 10,731,656.255 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 5,165.692 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Jan 2021
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 2,884.913 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1,605.938 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,619.775 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Mar 2021
Imports (CHF mn) 30,239.758 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2021
Exports (CHF mn) 32,773.614 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2021
Imports: ow Machinery, Equipment and Electronics (CHF mn) 3,058.371 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2021
Imports: ow Precision Instruments, Watches and Jewellery (CHF mn) 1,952.959 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2021
Imports: ow Chemicals (CHF mn) 4,715.631 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2021
Imports: ow Metals (CHF mn) 1,474.174 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2021
Exports: ow Machinery, Equipment and Electronics (CHF mn) 2,970.488 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2021
Exports: ow Chemicals (CHF mn) 12,312.026 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2021
Exports: ow Precision Instruments, Watches and Jewellery (CHF mn) 4,536.092 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2021
Exports: ow Precision Instruments, Watches and Jewellery: ow Watches (CHF mn) 1,869.939 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Mar 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -29,866.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -3,155.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -14,385.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -7.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -5,372.008 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 9,064.897 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -14,436.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -2.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 2,263,299.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 284.9 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,255,028.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 158.0 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Total Debt: % of GDP (%) 1,058.9 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 78.002 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 748,590.239 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Credit: GS: Services (CHF mn) 29,361.083 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital Transfers: Credit (CHF mn) 220.448 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Debit: GS: Services (CHF mn) 29,770.497 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Debit: Primary Income (CHF mn) 38,472.037 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital Transfers: Net (CHF mn) -436.637 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Debit: Secondary Income (CHF mn) 17,789.345 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Debit (CHF mn) 151,498.027 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital Transfers: Debit (CHF mn) 657.085 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: NA: Direct Investment (CHF mn) -26,996.861 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Net Incurrence of Liabilities (IL) (CHF mn) 5,991.692 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account (FA): Net (CHF mn) 1,300.303 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (NA) (CHF mn) 9,021.565 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: NA: Other Investment (CHF mn) 17,418.120 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: NA: Portfolio Investment (CHF mn) 6,308.485 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Credit: Primary Income (CHF mn) 24,802.147 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Debit: Goods and Services (GS) (CHF mn) 95,236.645 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: IL: Other Investment (CHF mn) 23,851.221 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Credit: GS: Goods (CHF mn) 83,514.725 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: IL: Portfolio Investment (CHF mn) -4,855.937 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Credit: Secondary Income (CHF mn) 10,967.310 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020
Balance of Payment (BoP): Current Account (CA): Net (CHF mn) -2,852.761 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: IL: Direct Investment (CHF mn) -13,003.593 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Credit: Goods and Services (GS) (CHF mn) 112,875.808 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Credit (CHF mn) 148,645.265 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Debit: GS: Goods (CHF mn) 65,466.148 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1983 - Dec 2020
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (CHF mn) 661,828.630 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
IIP: Assets (CHF mn) 5,322,968.606 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
IIP: Liabilities (CHF mn) 4,661,139.976 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Gross External Debt (CHF mn) 2,000,982.653 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Gross External Debt: Short Term (CHF mn) 1,109,570.314 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Gross External Debt: Long Term (CHF mn) 891,412.339 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Flow (CHF mn) -78,751.581 2019 yearly 1985 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Manufacturing (Mfg) (CHF mn) 162,001.536 2017 yearly 1985 - 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: Flow: Services: Trade (CHF mn) 1,806.961 2017 yearly 1986 - 2017
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Europe: EU: ow Austria (CHF mn) 1,774.311 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Europe: EU: ow United Kingdom (CHF mn) 6,167.699 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: North America: Canada (CHF mn) 8,375.239 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Europe: EU: ow Belgium (CHF mn) 5,042.787 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Asia: ow China (CHF mn) 1,549.941 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow (CHF mn) -42,140.248 2019 yearly 1985 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Services: Finance and Holding Companies (FH) (CHF mn) -20,400.491 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Services: Banks (CHF mn) 6,168.678 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Manufacturing (CHF mn) 10,623.281 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Mfg: Electronics, Energy, Optical and Watch (CHF mn) 1,936.736 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Services (CHF mn) -52,763.529 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Number of Bankruptcies (Unit) 13,761.000 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
No of Registered Companies: New (Unit) 39,608.000 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 0.6 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 134.9 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 794,727.118 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1984 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 1,155,603.100 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1984 - Mar 2021
M2 Growth (%) 6.0 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1985 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 988,393.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 135.230 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 30.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Mar 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 56,737.375 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 2,281,716.522 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1996 - Feb 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 11.0 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1997 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 1,374,932.5 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1987 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 3.6 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1988 - Mar 2021
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 19.400 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Credit to Households (USD bn) 1,002.063 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 2,049.753 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 1953 - Sep 2020
Household Debt (USD mn) 1,071,525.8 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 1,621,078.971 Feb 2021 monthly Jun 1985 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 4.84 Feb 2021 monthly Jun 1986 - Feb 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 175.05 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2020
Monetary Base (CHF mn) 718,098.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1950 - Mar 2021
Monetary Base: Seasonally Adjusted (CHF mn) 717,726.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Mar 2021
Money Supply: M3 (CHF mn) 1,152,174.000 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1984 - Mar 2021
Official Reserve Assets: USD (USD mn) 1,052,014.847 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Mar 2021
Official Reserve Assets: USD: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertibles (FC) (USD mn) 988,074.795 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Mar 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) 39.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2021
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 56.6 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Apr 2021

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