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European Union Compared by Economy > Debt > Central government debt, total > Current LCU

DEFINITION: Central government debt, total (current LCU). Debt is the entire stock of direct government fixed-term contractual obligations to others outstanding on a particular date. It includes domestic and foreign liabilities such as currency and money deposits, securities other than shares, and loans. It is the gross amount of government liabilities reduced by the amount of equity and financial derivatives held by the government. Because debt is a stock rather than a flow, it is measured as of a given date, usually the last day of the fiscal year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Hungary 22.77 trillion 2011
2 France 1.88 trillion 2011
3 Italy 1.75 trillion 2011
4 United Kingdom 1.53 trillion 2011
5 Czech Republic 1.46 trillion 2011
6 Germany 1.44 trillion 2011
7 Sweden 1.34 trillion 2011
8 Denmark 905.94 billion 2011
9 Spain 586.95 billion 2011
10 Netherlands 397.54 billion 2011
11 Belgium 336.57 billion 2011
12 Poland 334.58 billion 2002
13 Austria 225.45 billion 2011
14 Greece 222.17 billion 2011
15 Ireland 165.88 billion 2011
16 Portugal 158.29 billion 2011
17 Finland 90.48 billion 2011
18 Lithuania 46.31 billion 2011
19 Slovakia 31.46 billion 2011
20 Cyprus 20.25 billion 2011
21 Bulgaria 11.63 billion 2011
22 Luxembourg 7.18 billion 2011
23 Latvia 6.01 billion 2011
24 Malta 5.53 billion 2011
25 Slovenia 3.73 billion 1999
26 Estonia 1.13 billion 2011

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European Union Compared by Economy > Debt > Central government debt, total > Current LCU

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Interesting observations about Economy > Debt > Central government debt, total > Current LCU

  • Indonesia has had the highest debt > central government debt, total > current LCU since 1991.
  • All of the top 2 countries by debt > central government debt, total > current LCU are East Asian and Pacific.
  • 2 of the top 3 countries by debt > central government debt, total > current LCU are Hot countries.
  • 55 of the top 95 countries by debt > central government debt, total > current LCU are Christian.
  • Japan has ranked #2 in debt > central government debt, total > current LCU since 2005.
  • South Korea has ranked in the top 2 for debt > central government debt, total > current LCU since 1990.
  • 2 of the top 3 countries by debt > central government debt, total > current LCU are Emerging markets'.
  • 3 of the top 6 countries by debt > central government debt, total > current LCU are Densely populated.
  • Colombia has ranked in the top 3 for debt > central government debt, total > current LCU since 2003.
  • India has ranked in the top 5 for debt > central government debt, total > current LCU since 1990.
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