Vietnam National Government Debt

2010 - 2019 | Yearly | USD mn | Ministry of Finance

Key information about Vietnam National Government Debt

  • Vietnam National Government Debt reached 125.2 USD bn in Dec 2019, compared with 121.7 USD bn in the previous year.
  • Vietnam National Government Debt data is updated yearly, available from Dec 2010 to Dec 2019.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 125.2 USD bn in Dec 2019 and a record low of 47.0 USD bn in Dec 2010.

The Ministry of Finance provides annual Government Debt in USD. Government Debt covers Central Government only.


Related information about Vietnam National Government Debt
  • In the latest reports, Vietnam Consolidated Fiscal Balance recorded a deficit equal to 4.2 % of its Nominal GDP in Dec 2018.
  • The country's Government debt accounted for 49.9 % of its Nominal GDP in Dec 2020.
  • Vietnam Nominal GDP reached 271.2 USD bn in Dec 2020.

View Vietnam's National Government Debt from 2010 to 2019 in the chart:

Vietnam National Government Debt

What was Vietnam's National Government Debt in 2019?

Vietnam National Government Debt reached 125.2 USD bn in Dec 2019, compared with 121.7 USD bn in the previous year. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
125,215.3 2019 121,743.4 2018 46,978.1 2010 125,215.3 2019 USD mn yearly 2010 - 2019

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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) 385,734.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 3,398.5 2010 yearly 2008 - 2010
Bahrain (USD mn) 38,334.3 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 2001 - Nov 2021
Belarus (USD mn) 22,823.9 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2003 - Nov 2021
Belgium (USD mn) 635,116.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 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) 1,233,699.2 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Nov 2021
Bulgaria (USD mn) 18,770.6 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2015 - Nov 2021
Canada (USD mn) 1,314,327.4 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) 190,482.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2021
Croatia (USD mn) 53,637.1 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - Sep 2021
Cyprus (USD mn) 28,051.1 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2010 - Nov 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) 110,486.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Denmark (USD mn) 149,555.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 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) 6,660.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
European Union (USD mn) 14,948,951.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Finland (USD mn) 195,027.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
France (USD mn) 3,281,269.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2021
Georgia (USD mn) 9,356.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2021
Germany (USD mn) 2,816,970.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Greece (USD mn) 419,431.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 161,605.6 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Hungary (USD mn) 131,727.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1989 - Sep 2021
Iceland (USD mn) 17,820.0 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
India (USD mn) 1,695,219.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2021
Indonesia (USD mn) 468,147.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jun 2009 - Nov 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) 3,040,980.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 3,853.2 2015 yearly 1975 - 2015
Japan (USD mn) 10,874,950.5 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 1982 - Nov 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) 782,815.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2021
Kosovo (USD mn) 1,819.4 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Kuwait (USD mn) 2,809.0 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Nov 2021
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 4,948.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Feb 2021
Latvia (USD mn) 16,012.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Lebanon (USD mn) 97,750.6 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Jun 2021
Lithuania (USD mn) 27,970.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Luxembourg (USD mn) 20,735.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 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) 9,249.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Mauritius (USD mn) 8,820.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2021
Mexico (USD mn) 642,885.8 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2005 - Nov 2021
Moldova (USD mn) 4,383.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Nov 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) 4,237.5 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2010 - Sep 2021
Morocco (USD mn) 95,875.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2021
Nepal (USD mn) 9,555.9 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Netherlands (USD mn) 511,850.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2021
New Zealand (USD mn) 78,494.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2021
Nigeria (USD mn) 82,393.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2021
Norway (USD mn) 183,003.3 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Oman (USD mn) 48,780.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
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) 71,068.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Philippines (USD mn) 236,470.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2021
Poland (USD mn) 355,358.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Portugal (USD mn) 314,359.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Qatar (USD mn) 26,518.7 2012 yearly 2003 - 2012
Romania (USD mn) 130,061.7 Oct 2021 monthly Nov 2011 - Oct 2021
Russia (USD mn) 282,144.4 Nov 2021 monthly May 2009 - Nov 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 227,604.0 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Serbia (USD mn) 33,746.8 Nov 2021 monthly Sep 2004 - Nov 2021
Singapore (USD mn) 562,855.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2021
Slovakia (USD mn) 68,561.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Slovenia (USD mn) 46,463.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2021
South Africa (USD mn) 265,679.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Nov 2021
Spain (USD mn) 1,658,090.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1990 - Sep 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 85,687.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2021
Sweden (USD mn) 228,535.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Switzerland (USD mn) 228,275.7 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
Taiwan (USD mn) 229,840.6 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Thailand (USD mn) 251,956.3 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 1997 - Nov 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) 82,994.5 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Nov 2021
United Kingdom (USD mn) 3,170,840.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1975 - Jun 2021
United States (USD mn) 29,617,215.0 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1969 - Dec 2021
Uruguay (USD mn) 33,153.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 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 (%) -4.2 2018 yearly 2010 - 2018
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 9,446.523 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 16.9 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 125,215.3 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 49.9 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (VND bn) 3,023,097.070 2026 yearly 1998 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (VND bn) 6,717,205.680 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (VND bn) 2,489,605.050 2026 yearly 1998 - 2026
State Govt Budget: ytd: Expenditure: Current (VND bn) 1,196,174.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
State Govt Budget: ytd: Revenue (VND bn) 1,365,530.200 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
State Govt Budget: ytd: Revenue: Tax: Special Consumption Tax (VND bn) 97,984.200 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
State Govt Budget: ytd: Revenue: Tax: Value Added Tax (VND bn) 333,223.700 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
State Govt Budget: ytd: Expenditure excl Principal Payment (VND bn) 1,709,200.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
GD: Outstanding: Domestic: VND (VND bn) 2,002,560.880 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
GD: Outstanding: External: VND (VND bn) 1,136,059.940 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 8.841 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 2,969.9 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 25,500.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 25.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 720,064.076 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 149,127.303 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 52,006.200 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 28,266.7 May 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 13.3 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 2,970,131.540 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,174,936.982 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 8,183.255 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Jan 2021
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,458.550 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 3,996.735 May 2021 monthly Jan 2013 - May 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 9,595.330 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Apr 2021
Exports: Australia (USD) 293,830,219.000 Apr 2019 monthly Jan 2013 - Apr 2019
Exports: United States (USD) 4,562,588,364.000 Apr 2019 monthly Jan 2013 - Apr 2019
Exports: Japan (USD) 1,467,599,017.000 Apr 2019 monthly Jan 2013 - Apr 2019
Exports: Canada (USD) 314,331,082.000 Apr 2019 monthly Jan 2013 - Apr 2019
Exports: China (USD) 2,888,701,593.000 Apr 2019 monthly Jan 2013 - Apr 2019
Exports: ytd: Crude Oil (USD mn) 1,766.096 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
Exports: ytd: Aqua Products (USD mn) 8,886.175 Dec 2021 monthly Apr 1998 - Dec 2021
Exports: ytd: Textiles and Garments (USD mn) 32,753.599 Dec 2021 monthly Apr 1998 - Dec 2021
Exports: ytd: Rice (USD mn) 3,285.629 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
Exports: ytd: Footwear (USD mn) 17,751.191 Dec 2021 monthly Apr 1998 - Dec 2021
Imports: Thailand (USD) 1,010,176,779.000 Apr 2019 monthly Jan 2013 - Apr 2019
Imports: Australia (USD) 388,919,219.000 Apr 2019 monthly Jan 2013 - Apr 2019
Imports: Singapore (USD) 370,217,737.000 Apr 2019 monthly Jan 2013 - Apr 2019
Imports: United States of America (USD) 1,363,320,562.000 Apr 2019 monthly Jan 2013 - Apr 2019
Imports: China (USD) 6,536,188,277.000 Apr 2019 monthly Jan 2013 - Apr 2019
Imports: ytd: Computers, Electronic Product (USD mn) 75,440.551 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
Imports: ytd: Steel Products (USD mn) 11,523.011 Dec 2021 monthly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Imports: ytd: Garments (USD mn) 14,324.663 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
Imports: ytd: Machinery and Spare Parts (USD mn) 46,296.388 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Dec 2021
Imports: ytd: Petroleum (USD mn) 4,145.544 Dec 2021 monthly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 32.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -3,860.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 3.6 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 4,080.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 4.6 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 325.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -98.0 Dec 2014 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2014
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -83.000 Dec 2014 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2014
External Debt (USD mn) 130,119.0 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 47.9 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 3.934 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 49.900 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 2.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Sep 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 125,653.975 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 496,926.550 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Mar 2021
M2 Growth (%) 14.3 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Mar 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 3.0 Apr 2021 monthly Feb 2010 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 105,232.5 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 3.000 Apr 2021 monthly Feb 2010 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 3.9 Sep 2021 monthly Mar 1997 - Sep 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 563.070 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 425,707.5 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1992 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 13.6 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 400,046.304 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2012 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 13.99 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2013 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 137.91 Dec 2019 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2019
Foreign Reserves: Foreign Exchange (USD mn) 105,232.480 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Foreign Reserves: Total Include Gold (USD mn) 107,741.638 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Global Competitiveness Index (Score) 61.543 2019 yearly 2017 - 2019

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