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Economy > Debt > Interest payments > Current LCU: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Interest payments (current LCU). Interest payments include interest payments on government debt--including long-term bonds, long-term loans, and other debt instruments--to domestic and foreign residents.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Indonesia 93.26 trillion 2011
2 Colombia 16.11 trillion 2011
3 South Korea 14.57 trillion 2011
4 Japan 8.53 trillion 2011
5 Iran 5.9 trillion 2009
6 Lebanon 5.65 trillion 2011
Emerging markets average (profile) 5.51 trillion 2011
7 India 2.61 trillion 2011
8 Belarus 2.56 trillion 2011
9 Zambia 1.37 trillion 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 1.3 trillion 2011
10 Hungary 1.13 trillion 2011
11 Pakistan 980.73 billion 2012
South Asia average (profile) 906.27 billion 2011
High income OECD countries average (profile) 823.55 billion 2011
Non-religious countries average (profile) 797.24 billion 2011
12 Chile 667.17 billion 2011
13 Costa Rica 456.65 billion 2011
14 Laos 431 billion 2011
15 Uganda 423.55 billion 2011
16 Sri Lanka 356.9 billion 2011
17 United States 324.26 billion 2011
18 Philippines 316.51 billion 2012
19 Paraguay 284.09 billion 2011
20 Russia 272.3 billion 2011
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 251.79 billion 2011
21 Sierra Leone 250.22 billion 2011
22 Brazil 249.42 billion 2011
Eastern Europe average (profile) 245.34 billion 2011
23 Guinea 208.15 billion 1999
24 Cameroon 166.2 billion 1999
25 Nigeria 158 billion 2008
26 Bangladesh 155.88 billion 2011
27 China 150.89 billion 2010
28 Cambodia 139.23 billion 2011
29 Thailand 133.39 billion 2011
30 Madagascar 127.3 billion 2008
31 Jamaica 121.81 billion 2011
32 Kazakhstan 120.85 billion 2011
Europe average (profile) 113.86 billion 2011
33 Mexico 113.16 billion 2000
Cold countries average (profile) 86.73 billion 2008
34 Republic of the Congo 86.38 billion 2005
35 South Africa 76.88 billion 2011
36 Egypt 76.36 billion 2011
37 Iceland 75.57 billion 2011
38 Italy 72.82 billion 2011
39 Kenya 68.68 billion 2011
NATO countries average (profile) 65.75 billion 2011
European Union average (profile) 56.78 billion 2011
40 Democratic Republic of the Congo 51.51 billion 2010
41 France 49.44 billion 2011
42 United Kingdom 48.91 billion 2011
43 Turkey 46.67 billion 2011
44 Czech Republic 44.99 billion 2011
45 Serbia 42.19 billion 2011
46 Israel 40.99 billion 2012
47 Germany 40.44 billion 2011
48 Algeria 37.71 billion 2011
49 Mongolia 37.32 billion 2011
50 Poland 36.98 billion 2011
51 Dominican Republic 35.82 billion 2010
52 Armenia 35.53 billion 2011
53 Sweden 33.53 billion 2011
54 Denmark 30.66 billion 2011
55 Senegal 30.3 billion 2001
56 Albania 28.42 billion 2004
57 Burkina Faso 28.29 billion 2011
58 Canada 28.23 billion 2011
59 Yemen 27.34 billion 1999
60 Ukraine 24.59 billion 2011
61 Uruguay 22.48 billion 2011
62 Argentina 21.54 billion 2004
63 Spain 20.21 billion 2011
64 Malaysia 19.54 billion 2012
65 Mali 19.13 billion 2010
66 Norway 18.16 billion 2011
67 Australia 16.99 billion 2011
68 Nepal 15.16 billion 2012
69 Benin 14.97 billion 2011
70 Greece 14.91 billion 2011
Eurozone average (profile) 13.54 billion 2011
71 Togo 11.57 billion 2011
72 Belgium 11.56 billion 2011
73 Netherlands 10.11 billion 2011
74 Venezuela 8.94 billion 2005
75 Romania 8.61 billion 2011
76 Morocco 8.45 billion 2011
77 Croatia 7.44 billion 2011
78 Austria 7.29 billion 2011
79 Niger 7.13 billion 2007
80 Portugal 6.7 billion 2011
81 Mauritius 6.38 billion 2011
82 Peru 5.58 billion 2011
83 Central African Republic 5.55 billion 2004
84 Qatar 5.55 billion 2010
85 Honduras 5.54 billion 2012
86 Guatemala 5.35 billion 2011
87 Ireland 5.17 billion 2011
88 Rwanda 4.8 billion 1992
89 Burundi 4.42 billion 1996
90 Switzerland 3.5 billion 2008
91 Trinidad and Tobago 3.29 billion 2010
92 Kyrgyzstan 2.73 billion 2011
93 New Zealand 2.71 billion 2011
94 Republic of Macedonia 2.58 billion 2008
95 Finland 2.48 billion 2011
96 Nicaragua 2.26 billion 2011
97 Bolivia 2.14 billion 2007
98 Lithuania 2.01 billion 2011
99 Ethiopia 2 billion 2011
100 Cape Verde 1.82 billion 2009
101 Bhutan 1.73 billion 2009
102 Ghana 1.61 billion 2011
103 Hong Kong 1.36 billion 2011
104 Liberia 1.27 billion 2011
105 Ecuador 1.25 billion 1994
106 Tunisia 1.19 billion 2011
107 Namibia 1.15 billion 2007
108 Slovakia 1.07 billion 2011
109 Maldives 725.8 million 2011
110 Moldova 662.4 million 2011
111 Zimbabwe 600.32 million 1997
112 Panama 587.28 million 2001
113 Botswana 586.57 million 2011
114 Jordan 583 million 2012
115 Seychelles 561.75 million 2012
116 Slovenia 561.02 million 2011
117 Papua New Guinea 530.72 million 2002
118 Bulgaria 514.6 million 2011
119 El Salvador 506.6 million 2011
120 Barbados 488.5 million 2010
121 Cyprus 398 million 2011
122 Georgia 248.3 million 2012
123 Vanuatu 247 million 1999
124 The Bahamas 210.76 million 2011
125 Sudan 203.66 million 1999
126 Malta 200.79 million 2011
127 Latvia 190.96 million 2011
128 Luxembourg 185.19 million 2011
129 Swaziland 178.98 million 2003
130 Azerbaijan 169.6 million 2011
131 Bosnia and Herzegovina 143.77 million 2011
132 Fiji 141.48 million 2006
133 Saint Kitts and Nevis 125.75 million 2011
134 Lesotho 118.4 million 2008
135 Belize 95.79 million 2009
136 Afghanistan 91.98 million 2011
137 The Gambia 91.72 million 1990
138 Bahrain 65.9 million 2007
139 Grenada 51.61 million 2011
140 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 45.5 million 2011
141 Oman 44.8 million 2012
142 Tajikistan 44.31 million 2004
143 Estonia 10.1 million 2011
144 Kuwait 5 million 2007
145 San Marino 4.89 million 2011
146 Singapore 4.3 million 2011
147 Macau 1.13 million 1998

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"Countries Compared by Economy > Debt > Interest payments > Current LCU. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files. World Bank World Development Indicators. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Debt/Interest-payments/Current-LCU

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