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Eastern Europe Compared by Economy > Public debt

DEFINITION: This entry records the cumulatiive total of all government borrowings less repayments that are denominated in a country's home currency. Public debt should not be confused with external debt, which reflects the foreign currency liabilities of both the private and public sector and must be financed out of foreign exchange earnings.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Hungary 79.3% of GDP 2012
2 Serbia 62% of GDP 2012
3 Albania 58.8% of GDP 2012
4 Croatia 53.7% of GDP 2012
=5 Montenegro 52.1% of GDP 2012
=5 Slovakia 52.1% of GDP 2012
7 Poland 48.3% of GDP 2012
8 Slovenia 47.6% of GDP 2012
9 Czech Republic 45.7% of GDP 2012
10 Bosnia and Herzegovina 43.8% of GDP 2012
11 Serbia and Montenegro 41.5% of GDP 2010
12 Armenia 41.4% of GDP 2012
13 Romania 37.2% of GDP 2012
14 Ukraine 36.6% of GDP 2012
15 Georgia 36.3% of GDP 2012
16 Belarus 31.5% of GDP 2012
17 Moldova 17.8% of GDP 2012
18 Bulgaria 16.3% of GDP 2013
19 Azerbaijan 7.8% of GDP 2012
20 Russia 7.7% of GDP 2012
21 Kosovo 5.5% of GDP 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Public debt. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Eastern-Europe/Economy/Public-debt

Eastern Europe Compared by Economy > Public debt

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Interesting observations about Economy > Public debt

  • 7 of the top 9 countries by public debt are Christian.
  • Liberia has ranked last for public debt since 2011.
  • Zimbabwe has ranked in the top 2 for public debt since 2007.
  • Japan has ranked in the top 2 for public debt since 2009.
  • 5 of the top 11 countries by public debt are European.
  • 4 of the top 9 countries by public debt are NATO.
  • Greece has ranked #3 in public debt since 2010.
  • 11 of the top 28 countries by public debt are European Union.
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis has ranked in the top 4 for public debt since 2009.
  • Jamaica has ranked in the top 8 for public debt since 2003.
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