Tunisia Government Debt: % of GDP

2011 - 2018 | Monthly | % | Ministry of Finance

Tunisia Government debt accounted for 77.1 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2018, compared with the ratio of 75.8 % in the previous month. Tunisia government debt to GDP ratio data is updated monthly, available from Apr 2011 to Dec 2018. The data reached an all-time high of 77.1 % in Dec 2018 and a record low of 39.8 % in Apr 2011. Government Debt covers Central Government only.

In the latest reports, Tunisia National Government Debt reached 33.6 USD bn in Nov 2020. The country's Nominal GDP reached 8.1 USD bn in Jun 2020.

View Tunisia's Government Debt: % of GDP from Apr 2011 to Dec 2018 in the chart:

Tunisia Government Debt: % of GDP

What was Tunisia's Government Debt: % of GDP in Dec 2018?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
77.1 Dec 2018 75.8 Nov 2018 39.8 Apr 2011 77.1 Dec 2018 % monthly Apr 2011 - Dec 2018

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 76.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2010 - Sep 2020
Algeria (%) 30.7 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Argentina (%) 99.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2020
Armenia (%) 60.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Sep 2020
Australia (%) 34.7 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Austria (%) 79.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 6.4 2010 yearly 2008 - 2010
Bahrain (%) 98.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Bangladesh (%) 21.3 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Belarus (%) 22.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Belgium (%) 113.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1980 - Sep 2020
Bolivia (%) 27.2 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 23.0 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Botswana (%) 13.9 Dec 2019 quarterly Jun 2014 - Dec 2019
Brazil (%) 89.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (%) 25.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2020
Cambodia (%) 28.1 2019 yearly 2013 - 2019
Canada (%) 54.0 2020 yearly 1962 - 2020
Chile (%) 32.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
China (%) 20.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Colombia (%) 65.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Croatia (%) 86.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Cyprus (%) 119.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Czech Republic (%) 38.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Denmark (%) 42.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Ecuador (%) 57.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Egypt (%) 66.3 Dec 2019 quarterly Jun 2006 - Dec 2019
Estonia (%) 18.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
European Union (%) 89.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Finland (%) 66.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
France (%) 116.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Georgia (%) 54.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
Germany (%) 70.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Ghana (%) 63.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Greece (%) 199.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 41.9 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Hungary (%) 72.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1990 - Sep 2020
Iceland (%) 68.3 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
India (%) 56.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Indonesia (%) 39.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2015 - Dec 2020
Iran (%) 15.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Jun 2020
Ireland (%) 62.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Israel (%) 58.4 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Italy (%) 154.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 8.6 2015 yearly 1975 - 2015
Japan (%) 224.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Dec 2020
Jordan (%) 85.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Kazakhstan (%) 23.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2020
Kenya (%) 68.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
South Korea (%) 41.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2020
Kosovo (%) 17.5 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Kuwait (%) 4.2 Mar 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 68.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Latvia (%) 44.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Lebanon (%) 171.0 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 45.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Luxembourg (%) 26.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2020
North Macedonia (%) 52.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
Malawi (%) 66.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Malaysia (%) 62.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Malta (%) 53.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Mauritius (%) 76.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
Mexico (%) 52.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Moldova (%) 30.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2020
Montenegro (%) 85.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Morocco (%) 65.0 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Nepal (%) 30.3 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Netherlands (%) 55.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
New Zealand (%) 33.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Nigeria (%) 18.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Norway (%) 40.2 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Oman (%) 55.8 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Pakistan (%) 83.3 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Palestinian Territory (%) 89.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Panama (%) 65.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Paraguay (%) 27.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Sep 2020
Peru (%) 35.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Philippines (%) 54.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Poland (%) 56.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Portugal (%) 133.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Qatar (%) 15.0 2012 yearly 2006 - 2012
Romania (%) 43.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Sep 2020
Russia (%) 15.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Sep 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) 31.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2016 - Sep 2020
Serbia (%) 57.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2004 - Sep 2020
Singapore (%) 150.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (%) 60.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2020
Slovenia (%) 78.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
South Africa (%) 75.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1960 - Sep 2020
Spain (%) 114.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 98.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2020
Sweden (%) 37.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Switzerland (%) 25.8 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Taiwan (%) 32.7 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Tajikistan (%) 44.8 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Thailand (%) 44.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Tunisia (%) 77.1 Dec 2018 monthly Apr 2011 - Dec 2018
Turkey (%) 42.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Sep 2020
Ukraine (%) 51.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
United Kingdom (%) 100.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1975 - Sep 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.5 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,376.666 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 9,848.726 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 25.1 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 33,629.9 Nov 2020 monthly Apr 2011 - Nov 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 77.1 Dec 2018 monthly Apr 2011 - Dec 2018
Forecast: Government Expenditure (TND bn) 45.713 2025 yearly 1991 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (TND bn) 124.705 2025 yearly 1991 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (TND bn) 45.394 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Government Revenue (TND mn) 42,254.300 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Government Revenue: OR: Tax: Indirect: Excise Duties (TND mn) 2,872.200 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
Government Revenue: OR: Tax: Direct (TND mn) 12,648.400 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
Government Surplus or Deficit (TND mn) -4,039.800 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Government Revenue: OR: Tax: Indirect: Value Added Tax (TND mn) 7,797.400 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
Government Expenditure (TND mn) 32,666.000 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Government Expenditure: Lending (TND mn) 100.000 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Government Expenditure: Capital (TND mn) 6,140.000 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Central Government Debt: Outstanding (TND mn) 91,772.700 Nov 2020 monthly Apr 2011 - Nov 2020
Central Government Debt: Outstanding: Foreign (TND mn) 60,638.300 Nov 2020 monthly Apr 2011 - Nov 2020
Central Government Debt: Outstanding: Domestic (TND mn) 31,134.400 Nov 2020 monthly Apr 2011 - Nov 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.950 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) -292.4 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1959 - Jan 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,242.3 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Jan 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) -7.9 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jan 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 46,183.963 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 72,683.486 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,279.748 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,534.7 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Jan 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) -10.1 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jan 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 450,997.777 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 134,107.235 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 82.900 Sep 2020 monthly May 2002 - Sep 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 69.963 Sep 2020 monthly May 2002 - Sep 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 4.292 Oct 2020 monthly May 2002 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 154.180 Oct 2020 monthly May 1995 - Oct 2020
Exports: ytd: Spain (TND mn) 2,268.800 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2002 - Dec 2020
Exports: ytd: Libya (TND mn) 1,257.800 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2002 - Dec 2020
Exports: ytd: France (TND mn) 10,105.000 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2002 - Dec 2020
Exports: ytd: Italy (TND mn) 6,521.100 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2002 - Dec 2020
Exports: ytd: Germany (TND mn) 4,779.500 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2002 - Dec 2020
Imports: ytd: United States of America (TND mn) 1,489.600 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2002 - Dec 2020
Imports: ytd: Former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (TND mn) 3,496.000 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2002 - Dec 2020
Imports: ytd: France (TND mn) 6,589.100 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2002 - Dec 2020
Imports: ytd: Italy (TND mn) 7,319.500 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2002 - Dec 2020
Imports: ytd: Germany (TND mn) 3,562.500 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2002 - Dec 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -587.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -8.4 2019 yearly 1976 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 104.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.5 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 0.000 2015 yearly 1976 - 2015
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 12.916 2019 yearly 1976 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 1976 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 12.9 2019 yearly 1976 - 2019
External Debt (USD mn) 39,172.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 97.3 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 11,430.5 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 27.8 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.534 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -63,792.067 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Balance of Payments (BoP) (TND mn) 975.500 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
BoP: Current Account (TND mn) -1,848.800 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
International Investment Position (IIP) (TND mn) -178,522.100 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (TND mn) 2,742.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
FDI: Energy (TND mn) 910.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
FDI: Tourism and Real Estate (TND mn) 134.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
FDI: Manufacturing (TND mn) 1,129.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
FDI: Others (TND mn) 569.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 14.5 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 3,519.743 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 15,197.989 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 1994 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 32,129.996 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 1994 - Dec 2020
M2 Growth (%) 11.6 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 1995 - Dec 2020
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 1.0 Jan 2021 monthly Oct 1964 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 8,423.4 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1964 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 18.691 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 5.5 Jan 2021 monthly Feb 1994 - Jan 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 246.327 Jan 2021 monthly Nov 1958 - Jan 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 14.3 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1980 - Nov 2020
Total Deposits (USD mn) 8,510.281 Nov 2020 monthly May 2002 - Nov 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 43,594.5 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 1994 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 12.3 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 1995 - Dec 2020
Household Debt (USD mn) 15.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 27,095.580 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 1995 - Dec 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 5.49 Sep 2020 monthly Feb 1996 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 64.00 2019 yearly 1965 - 2019
Banking System Resources: M4: M3: M2: M1 (TND th) 41,106,000.000 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 1994 - Dec 2020
Banking System Resources: M4: M3 (TND th) 89,227,000.000 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 1994 - Dec 2020
Banking System Resources: M4: M3: M2 (TND th) 86,902,000.000 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 1994 - Dec 2020
Gross International Reserves (TND th) 24,151,094.800 Jan 2021 monthly Feb 1994 - Jan 2021
Gross International Reserves: Foreign Currency (TND th) 22,851,909.400 Jan 2021 monthly Feb 1994 - Jan 2021
Gross International Reserves: Gold (TND th) 533,430.000 Feb 2019 monthly Feb 1994 - Feb 2019
Sight Deposits: Banks (TND th) 23,081,351.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1983 - Nov 2020
Non Performing Loans (TND mn) 9,850.000 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Bank Loans (TND mn) 73,285.416 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 1995 - Dec 2020

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