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High income OECD countries Compared by Government > Spending > Interest payments > % of revenue

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

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Japan 21.06% 1990
2 Italy 12.81% 2008
3 United States 11.93% 2009
4 Greece 11.55% 2008
5 Canada 9.96% 2008
6 Israel 9.02% 2008
7 Iceland 8.61% 2008
8 Belgium 8.54% 2008
9 Portugal 7.16% 2008
10 Poland 6.96% 2008
11 Austria 6.54% 2008
12 France 6.09% 2008
=13 United Kingdom 5.81% 2008
=13 Germany 5.81% 2008
15 Spain 4.75% 2008
16 Switzerland 4.41% 2007
17 Netherlands 4.3% 2008
18 Slovakia 4.13% 2008
19 Sweden 3.88% 2008
20 Czech Republic 3.62% 2008
21 New Zealand 3.42% 2007
22 Australia 3.26% 2008
23 Ireland 3.22% 2008
24 Finland 3.21% 2008
25 Denmark 3.01% 2008
26 Slovenia 2.79% 2008
27 Chile 1.92% 2008
28 Norway 1.6% 2008
29 Luxembourg 0.53% 2008
30 Estonia 0.27% 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Government > Spending > Interest payments > % of revenue. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/High-income-OECD-countries/Government/Spending/Interest-payments/%-of-revenue

High income OECD countries Compared by Government > Spending > Interest payments > % of revenue

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