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Heavily indebted countries: Statistical Profile

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These countries tend to be wealthier than the average because richer, more stable countries are considered safer bets.

DEFINITION: Countries where public debt is over 60% of GDP.

$38.78 trillion

44% of
world

Combined Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in US dollars.

1.12 billion

15% of
world

Combined Population.

$21,013.76

Average GDP per capita. 64% more than global average of $12,820.29

24.83 million sq km

19% of
world

Combined Land area.

Facts and figures about Heavily indebted countries
COUNTRY GDP GDP PER CAPITA POPULATION LAND AREA
United KingdomUnited Kingdom $2.44 trillion $35,046.59 per capita 63.18 million 241,930 sq km
United StatesUnited States $15.68 trillion $45,759.46 per capita 316.67 million 9.16 million sq km
JapanJapan $5.96 trillion $33,523.37 per capita 127.25 million 364,500 sq km
EgyptEgypt $257.29 billion $5,046.37 per capita 85.29 million -
GermanyGermany $3.40 trillion $34,065.12 per capita 81.15 million 348,770 sq km
FranceFrance $2.61 trillion $31,161.17 per capita 65.95 million 547,660 sq km
ItalyItaly $2.01 trillion $29,393.12 per capita 61.48 million 294,140 sq km
SpainSpain $1.35 trillion $33,647.98 per capita 47.37 million 498,980 sq km
SudanSudan $58.77 billion $2,268.32 per capita 34.85 million 2.38 million sq km
CanadaCanada $1.82 trillion $38,065.13 per capita 34.57 million 9.09 million sq km
MoroccoMorocco $95.98 billion $3,702.92 per capita 32.65 million 446,300 sq km
Sri LankaSri Lanka $59.42 billion $5,065.56 per capita 21.68 million 64,630 sq km
NetherlandsNetherlands $772.23 billion $38,954.50 per capita 16.81 million 33,760 sq km
MalawiMalawi $4.26 billion $906.65 per capita 16.78 million 94,080 sq km
ZimbabweZimbabwe $10.81 billion $349.61 per capita 13.18 million 386,850 sq km
PortugalPortugal $212.45 billion $21,826.89 per capita 10.8 million 91,500 sq km
GreeceGreece $249.10 billion $30,598.83 per capita 10.77 million 128,900 sq km
BelgiumBelgium $483.71 billion $36,229.00 per capita 10.44 million 30,280 sq km
HungaryHungary $125.51 billion $19,254.51 per capita 9.94 million 89,610 sq km
AustriaAustria $399.65 billion $39,269.33 per capita 8.22 million 82,450 sq km
IsraelIsrael $258.22 billion $28,910.73 per capita 7.71 million 21,640 sq km
SerbiaSerbia $37.49 billion - 7.24 million -
JordanJordan $31.24 billion $5,461.45 per capita 6.48 million 88,240 sq km
EritreaEritrea $3.09 billion $795.20 per capita 6.23 million 101,000 sq km
SingaporeSingapore $274.70 billion $57,596.47 per capita 5.46 million 697 sq km
IrelandIreland $210.33 billion $46,628.37 per capita 4.78 million 68,890 sq km
LebanonLebanon $42.95 billion $13,871.81 per capita 4.13 million 10,230 sq km
Puerto RicoPuerto Rico $101.50 billion $17,403.03 per capita 3.67 million 8,870 sq km
JamaicaJamaica $14.84 billion $8,843.88 per capita 2.91 million 10,830 sq km
CyprusCyprus $22.98 billion $27,141.62 per capita 1.16 million 9,240 sq km
Cape VerdeCape Verde $1.90 billion $3,785.79 per capita 531,046 4,030 sq km
MaltaMalta $8.72 billion $23,390.07 per capita 411,277 320 sq km
BelizeBelize $1.45 billion $8,302.05 per capita 334,297 22,810 sq km
IcelandIceland $13.66 billion $40,373.46 per capita 315,281 100,250 sq km
BarbadosBarbados $3.69 billion $22,695.97 per capita 288,725 430 sq km
Sao Tome and PrincipeSoa Tome+ $263.73 million $1,920.61 per capita 186,817 960 sq km
Saint LuciaSaint Lucia $1.19 billion $10,743.07 per capita 162,781 610 sq km
GrenadaGrenada $789.54 million $10,836.54 per capita 109,590 340 sq km
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesSt Vincent+ $712.59 million $10,155.96 per capita 103,220 390 sq km
SeychellesSeychelles $1.03 billion $22,051.43 per capita 90,846 460 sq km
Antigua and BarbudaAntigua and Barbuda $1.18 billion $16,101.12 per capita 90,156 440 sq km
DominicaDominica $479.64 million $11,255.88 per capita 73,286 750 sq km
Saint Kitts and NevisSt Kitts+ $748.49 million $13,836.54 per capita 51,134 260 sq km

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Citation

"Stats for Country Grouping: Heavily indebted countries", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Heavily-indebted-countries

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These countries tend to be wealthier than the average because richer, more stable countries are considered safer bets.

Posted on 17 Apr 2014

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