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Economy > Financial sector > Assets > Claims on governments and other public entities > Current LCU: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Claims on governments and other public entities (IFS line 32an + 32b + 32bx + 32c) usually comprise direct credit for specific purposes such as financing of the government budget deficit or loans to state enterprises, advances against future credit authorisations, and purchases of treasury bills and bonds, net of deposits by the public sector. Public sector deposits with the banking system also include sinking funds for the service of debt and temporary deposits of government revenues. Data are in current local currency.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Zimbabwe 105,078.46 trillion 2007
2 Italy 677.82 trillion 1998
3 Indonesia 407.38 trillion 2008
4 Japan 342.55 trillion 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 145.23 trillion 1998
5 Vietnam 64.49 trillion 2008
6 Lebanon 47.45 trillion 2009
Eurozone average (profile) 39.99 trillion 1997
High income OECD countries average (profile) 35.69 trillion 1998
European Union average (profile) 30.54 trillion 1998
NATO countries average (profile) 30.54 trillion 1998
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 25.3 trillion 1998
Catholic countries average (profile) 21.15 trillion 1997
Emerging markets average (profile) 18.75 trillion 2008
7 Spain 18.28 trillion 1998
Europe average (profile) 17.66 trillion 1997
8 India 14.74 trillion 2009
9 Colombia 14.57 trillion 2008
Muslim countries average (profile) 14.23 trillion 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 12.44 trillion 1997
10 Belgium 6.08 trillion 1997
11 Burma 6 trillion 2009
Former French colonies average (profile) 4.46 trillion 2008
12 China 3.25 trillion 2009
13 Hungary 2.96 trillion 2008
South Asia average (profile) 2.47 trillion 2007
14 Zambia 1.89 trillion 2008
15 France 1.59 trillion 1997
16 Guinea 1.29 trillion 2005
17 Brazil 1.23 trillion 2008
18 United States 1.19 trillion 2008
19 Pakistan 1.08 trillion 2007
20 Germany 1.02 trillion 1998
21 Portugal 996.05 billion 1998
22 Bangladesh 957.62 billion 2008
23 Mexico 945.29 billion 2008
24 Austria 725.09 billion 1997
25 Philippines 714.85 billion 2007
26 Cote d'Ivoire 621.89 billion 2009
South and Central Asia average (profile) 614.05 billion 2001
27 Sri Lanka 563.79 billion 2008
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 515.81 billion 2008
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 486.39 billion 2008
28 Angola 417.87 billion 2009
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 384.28 billion 2008
Former British colonies average (profile) 383.6 billion 2008
29 Albania 322.07 billion 2008
30 Canada 296.5 billion 2008
31 Dominican Republic 274.65 billion 2008
32 Costa Rica 240.09 billion 2008
33 Jamaica 218.89 billion 2008
34 United Kingdom 214.87 billion 2009
35 Thailand 209.55 billion 2008
36 Sweden 197.82 billion 2008
37 Czech Republic 192.53 billion 2008
38 Turkey 177.78 billion 2008
39 Burundi 167.27 billion 2008
40 Kenya 155.85 billion 2008
41 Argentina 154.64 billion 2009
42 Netherlands 143.19 billion 1997
43 Poland 131.36 billion 2008
44 Democratic Republic of the Congo 118.2 billion 2008
45 Senegal 114.82 billion 2009
46 Togo 112.24 billion 2009
47 Malawi 110.71 billion 2009
48 Central African Republic 95.21 billion 2009
49 United Arab Emirates 87.44 billion 2009
50 Switzerland 87.04 billion 2009
51 Nepal 86.47 billion 2008
52 Morocco 79.97 billion 2009
53 Liberia 70.24 billion 2008
54 Chad 63.58 billion 2009
55 Syria 59.2 billion 2008
56 Greece 58.9 billion 2000
57 Guyana 51.74 billion 2008
58 Mauritius 47.01 billion 2008
59 Australia 42.75 billion 2009
Eastern Europe average (profile) 41.88 billion 2006
60 Uruguay 37.64 billion 2008
61 Nicaragua 37.51 billion 2008
62 Ethiopia 37.01 billion 2008
63 Finland 25.19 billion 1998
64 Ukraine 24.28 billion 2008
65 Croatia 23.86 billion 2008
66 Eritrea 23.39 billion 2008
67 Haiti 22.71 billion 2007
68 Cape Verde 20.3 billion 2008
69 Malaysia 19.87 billion 2008
70 Sierra Leone 19.84 billion 2009
71 Guatemala 14.86 billion 2008
72 Madagascar 13.48 billion 2009
73 New Zealand 6.99 billion 2009
74 Romania 6.98 billion 2008
75 Slovakia 6.1 billion 2008
76 Comoros 4.99 billion 2008
77 Sudan 4.62 billion 2008
78 Jordan 4.34 billion 2009
79 Tunisia 3.61 billion 2009
80 Djibouti 3.24 billion 2008
81 The Gambia 3 billion 2008
82 Seychelles 2.93 billion 2008
83 Ireland 2.8 billion 1998
84 Cyprus 2.39 billion 2007
85 Slovenia 2.25 billion 2006
86 Maldives 2.19 billion 2008
87 Lithuania 1.65 billion 2008
88 Ghana 1.42 billion 2006
89 The Bahamas 1.3 billion 2009
90 Barbados 1.19 billion 2008
91 Kuwait 784.4 million 2008
92 El Salvador 683.45 million 2008
93 Netherlands Antilles 478.2 million 2009
94 Antigua and Barbuda 464.49 million 2008
95 Malta 440 million 2007
96 Niger 385.6 million 2009
97 Saint Kitts and Nevis 379.1 million 2008
98 Fiji 187.85 million 2008
99 Belize 185.78 million 2008
100 Grenada 122.93 million 2008
101 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 108.3 million 2008
102 Saint Lucia 97.08 million 2008
103 Bosnia and Herzegovina 87.86 million 2009
104 Solomon Islands 38 million 2008
105 Bahrain -19,086,955.03 2009
106 Tonga -28,793,501 2008
107 Dominica -43,837,673 2008
108 Suriname -66,620,985.91 2008
109 Papua New Guinea -79,082,398.74 2008
110 Moldova -104,779,824 2008
111 Samoa -111,101,531.9 2009
112 Georgia -147,352,099.59 2008
113 Latvia -172,000,000 2008
114 Aruba -174,754,000 2009
115 East Timor -229,507,739.39 2008
116 Estonia -267,000,000 2008
117 Tajikistan -661,755,626 2008
118 Azerbaijan -763,800,549.5 2008
119 Bolivia -1,240,335,914.84 2008
120 Kyrgyzstan -1,540,750,000 2007
121 Panama -2,074,725,637.74 2008
122 Turkmenistan -2,121,198,190.95 2001
123 Vanuatu -2,167,595,000 2008
124 Qatar -2,262,802,000 2008
125 Oman -2,405,459,143 2008
126 Guinea-Bissau -2,692,100,000 2009
127 Honduras -2,786,958,427.91 2008
128 Lesotho -3,972,703,000 2008
129 Namibia -4,560,730,922.31 2008
130 Ecuador -4,686,390,000 2008
131 Bulgaria -5,176,000,000 2008
132 Swaziland -5,259,621,593.46 2008
133 Brunei -5,419,385,009.72 2008
134 Bhutan -5,916,274,981.25 2007
135 Venezuela -10,960,093,706.24 2008
136 Mozambique -11,150,544,405.12 2008
137 Peru -23,346,724,950 2009
138 Trinidad and Tobago -28,821,297,000 2008
139 Botswana -29,720,833,986 2008
140 Singapore -31,701,100,000 2009
141 South Africa -39,116,271,050.8 2008
142 Armenia -40,600,594,363.2 2008
143 Serbia and Montenegro -43,801,800,000 2008
144 Rwanda -47,404,497,390 2005
145 Israel -49,609,221,570 2009
146 Luxembourg -58,420,000,000 1997
147 Libya -68,006,500,000 2009
148 Norway -77,667,761,639.83 2003
149 Burkina Faso -88,489,100,000 2009
150 Benin -99,214,100,000 2009
151 Mauritania -112,177,000,000 2003
152 Denmark -118,591,000,000 2008
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) -138,028,017,808.003 2008
153 Gabon -189,920,000,000 2009
154 Iceland -200,520,848,982 2007
155 Mali -287,704,400,000 2009
156 Tanzania -331,674,700,076.22 2008
157 Sao Tome and Principe -435,038,427,851.76 2008
158 Cameroon -597,345,000,000 2009
159 Mongolia -599,138,556,021.42 2008
160 Uganda -729,998,791,660.42 2008
161 Saudi Arabia -753,944,312,000 2009
162 Laos -826,600,000,000 2008
163 Congo, Republic of the -962,017,000,000 2009
164 Equatorial Guinea -1,124,659,000,000 2009
Former Soviet republics average (profile) -1,566,567,408,816.43 2008
165 Paraguay -2,427,683,853,158.87 2008
166 Chile -2,934,462,843,000 2008
167 Nigeria -2,957,815,425,286.69 2008
168 Cambodia -3,061,231,544,275.13 2008
169 Kazakhstan -3,092,376,193,423.37 2008
OPEC countries average (profile) -3,837,684,301,975.8 2008
170 Algeria -4,091,444,819,992.56 2008
171 Russia -7,265,900,000,000 2008
172 Belarus -8,423,740,300,000 2008
173 Iraq -30,120,914,000,000 2008

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