Thailand National Government Debt

1997 - 2021 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Thailand National Government Debt

  • Thailand National Government Debt reached 243.8 USD bn in Sep 2021, compared with 249.0 USD bn in the previous month.
  • Thailand National Government Debt data is updated monthly, available from Oct 1997 to Sep 2021.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 249.0 USD bn in Aug 2021 and a record low of 6.3 USD bn in Nov 1997.

CEIC converts monthly Government Debt into USD. Public Debt Management Office provides Government Debt in local currency. The Federal Reserve Board period end market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Government Debt covers Central Government only.


Related information about Thailand National Government Debt
  • In the latest reports, Thailand Consolidated Fiscal Balance registered a surplus equal to 1.0 % of its Nominal GDP in Dec 2020.
  • The country's Government debt accounted for 44.9 % of its Nominal GDP in Dec 2020.
  • Thailand Nominal GDP reached 130.9 USD bn in Dec 2020.

View Thailand's National Government Debt from Oct 1997 to Sep 2021 in the chart:

Thailand National Government Debt

What was Thailand's National Government Debt in Sep 2021?

Thailand National Government Debt reached 243.8 USD bn in Sep 2021, compared with 249.0 USD bn in the previous month. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
243,794.9 Sep 2021 248,951.9 Aug 2021 6,320.9 Nov 1997 248,951.9 Aug 2021 USD mn monthly Oct 1997 - Sep 2021

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 11,781.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 2010 - Sep 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) 9,016.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2021
Australia (USD mn) 591,736.5 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Austria (USD mn) 396,501.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 3,398.5 2010 yearly 2008 - 2010
Bahrain (USD mn) 35,802.9 Sep 2021 monthly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Belarus (USD mn) 22,745.6 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2003 - Sep 2021
Belgium (USD mn) 647,843.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Jun 2021
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) 1,272,690.8 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021
Bulgaria (USD mn) 17,827.1 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2015 - Sep 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) 186,410.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2021
Croatia (USD mn) 54,599.5 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - Jul 2021
Cyprus (USD mn) 28,731.1 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2010 - Sep 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) 117,404.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Denmark (USD mn) 152,205.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 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) 6,553.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
European Union (USD mn) 14,948,951.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Finland (USD mn) 197,949.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
France (USD mn) 3,272,408.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Jun 2021
Georgia (USD mn) 9,356.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2021
Germany (USD mn) 2,841,509.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Greece (USD mn) 419,431.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 152,334.7 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Hungary (USD mn) 131,727.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1989 - Sep 2021
Iceland (USD mn) 17,820.0 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
India (USD mn) 1,626,690.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1998 - Jun 2021
Indonesia (USD mn) 469,107.3 Sep 2021 monthly Jun 2009 - Sep 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 277,839.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Israel (USD mn) 306,021.8 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Italy (USD mn) 3,133,238.7 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Sep 2021
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 3,853.2 2015 yearly 1975 - 2015
Japan (USD mn) 10,898,235.0 Sep 2021 monthly Apr 1982 - Sep 2021
Jordan (USD mn) 38,355.4 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jul 2021
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 44,870.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2021
Kenya (USD mn) 71,510.4 Jun 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2021
South Korea (USD mn) 794,496.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2021
Kosovo (USD mn) 1,819.4 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Kuwait (USD mn) 3,149.3 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Sep 2021
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 4,948.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Feb 2021
Latvia (USD mn) 15,752.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Lebanon (USD mn) 97,771.8 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Apr 2021
Lithuania (USD mn) 27,386.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Luxembourg (USD mn) 21,189.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Jun 2021
North Macedonia (USD mn) 6,931.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2021
Malawi (USD mn) 2,620.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Malaysia (USD mn) 231,513.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1978 - Sep 2021
Malta (USD mn) 9,509.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Mauritius (USD mn) 8,820.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2021
Mexico (USD mn) 652,836.0 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2005 - Sep 2021
Moldova (USD mn) 4,098.7 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Sep 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) 4,854.4 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2010 - Jun 2021
Morocco (USD mn) 95,977.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Jun 2021
Nepal (USD mn) 9,555.8 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Netherlands (USD mn) 529,751.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
New Zealand (USD mn) 78,494.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2021
Nigeria (USD mn) 76,509.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Jun 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) 233,855.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2021
Poland (USD mn) 368,507.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Portugal (USD mn) 328,791.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Qatar (USD mn) 26,518.7 2012 yearly 2003 - 2012
Romania (USD mn) 131,846.2 Aug 2021 monthly Nov 2011 - Aug 2021
Russia (USD mn) 296,658.7 Oct 2021 monthly May 2009 - Oct 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 227,604.0 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Serbia (USD mn) 34,262.5 Sep 2021 monthly Sep 2004 - Sep 2021
Singapore (USD mn) 562,855.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2021
Slovakia (USD mn) 67,485.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Slovenia (USD mn) 46,756.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
South Africa (USD mn) 283,726.8 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Aug 2021
Spain (USD mn) 1,687,975.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1990 - Jun 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 83,301.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2021
Sweden (USD mn) 228,535.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Switzerland (USD mn) 222,392.1 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Taiwan (USD mn) 229,840.6 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Thailand (USD mn) 243,794.9 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 1997 - Sep 2021
Tunisia (USD mn) 36,295.0 Aug 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Aug 2021
Turkey (USD mn) 271,456.7 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Ukraine (USD mn) 81,608.2 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Sep 2021
United Kingdom (USD mn) 3,170,840.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1975 - Jun 2021
United States (USD mn) 28,908,765.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1969 - Oct 2021
Uruguay (USD mn) 32,458.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 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 (%) 1.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -5,353.185 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 2001 - Mar 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 67,496.915 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 13.4 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 243,794.9 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 1997 - Sep 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 44.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (THB bn) 4,976.160 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (THB bn) 12,407.260 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (THB bn) 4,240.380 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Govt Revenue: Gross: Excise Dept (THB mn) 47,541.47 Jun 2018 monthly Oct 1989 - Jun 2018
Govt Revenue: Gross: Revenue Dept: Value Added Tax (THB mn) 68,616.81 Jun 2018 monthly Oct 1989 - Jun 2018
Total Public Debt as % of GDP (%) 57.980 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.929 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -370.2 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 24,222.5 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 1990 - Mar 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 24.4 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 1991 - Sep 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 906,263.336 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 473,140.446 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 158,255.608 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 21,246.8 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Apr 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 38.3 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Sep 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,827,086.391 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 993,571.482 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 2,972.109 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1971 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,381.095 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1971 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 3,251.772 Apr 2021 monthly Sep 1978 - Apr 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 5,411.602 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 1974 - Apr 2021
MoC: Trade Balance: Custom Basis (THB mn) 10,289.264 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Sep 2021
MoC: Exports: Custom Basis (THB mn) 760,556.260 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 1990 - Sep 2021
MoC: Imports: Custom Basis (THB mn) 765,248.800 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Aug 2021
Exports: Agriculture: Rubber (THB mn) 15,137.950 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2021
Exports: Mfg: Electronics: Computer Parts (THB mn) 54,217.900 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2021
Exports: Agriculture: Rice (THB mn) 12,187.670 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Exports: Mfg: Machinery & Equipment (THB mn) 67,252.320 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2021
Exports: Mfg: Automotive (THB mn) 106,636.820 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2021
Imports: Capital Goods: Machinery and Equipment (ME) (THB mn) 142,375.910 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: Others: Non-Monetary Gold (THB mn) 13,464.670 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: Consumer Goods: ND: Animal and Fishery (THB mn) 10,983.930 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: RM: Non-Agro: Base Metal Materials (THB mn) 79,583.400 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: RM: Non-Agro: Electronic Parts (THB mn) 108,819.570 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 2,848.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,345.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -517.0 Jul 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Jul 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -5.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 647.480 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 1,098.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 694.430 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 187,783.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 36.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 72,161.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 14.9 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 21.921 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 54,978.590 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
BOP: USD: Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,345.610 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 2021
Private Investment Index (PII): Seasonally Adjusted (SA) (2010=100) 139.20 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 2010 - Jun 2018
FDI: Manufacturing (THB mn) 12,117.400 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI): Agr, Forestry & Fishing (THB mn) 56.240 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
FDI: Construction (THB mn) 377.910 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
FDI: Mining & Quarrying (THB mn) -2,576.620 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
FDI: Financial & Insurance Activities (THB mn) 3,451.530 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 89.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 17,188.416 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 81,526.538 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 1975 - Sep 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 699,066.776 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2021
M2 Growth (%) 4.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Sep 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 1.0 Oct 2021 monthly Sep 1997 - Oct 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 234,430.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 9.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Oct 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 13,996.770 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Oct 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 479,416.553 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.7 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 701,948.2 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 8.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 10.700 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Credit to Households (USD bn) 392.649 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1991 - Mar 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 664.828 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1957 - Mar 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 445,183.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 538,167.269 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 3.76 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 167.03 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Monetary Aggregates (MA): Broad Money (THB mn) 23,711,715.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Oct 2021
MA: Narrow Money (NM) (THB mn) 2,797,055.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Oct 2021
MA: Quasi Money (THB mn) 20,914,660.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Oct 2021
Credit: Outs: CB: Individuals (THB mn) 6,164,298.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Credit: Outs: CB: Businesses (THB mn) 6,699,598.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Deposit: Outs: CB: Businesses (THB mn) 4,770,539.000 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 2003 - Sep 2021
Deposit: Outs: CB: Individuals (THB mn) 8,504,962.000 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 2003 - Sep 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Global Competitiveness Index (Score) 68.112 2019 yearly 2017 - 2019
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 15.0 Mar 2021 monthly Feb 2000 - Mar 2021
Leading Economic Index (LEI): BOT: Seasonally Adjusted (2000=100) 150.37 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1993 - Jun 2018

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