Guatemala Debt to GDP Ratio 1990-2023

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.
  • Guatemala debt to gdp ratio for 2020 was 31.56%, a 5.08% increase from 2019.
  • Guatemala debt to gdp ratio for 2019 was 26.49%, a 0% increase from 2018.
  • Guatemala debt to gdp ratio for 2018 was 26.48%, a 5.42% increase from 2017.
  • Guatemala debt to gdp ratio for 2017 was 21.06%, a 3.97% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Government Debt as % of GDP
Jamaica 106.28%
Brazil 100.59%
Colombia 90.40%
Albania 84.06%
Jordan 75.14%
Armenia 63.40%
Malaysia 62.03%
Romania 57.11%
Thailand 50.40%
Bosnia 46.05%
Turkey 41.97%
Peru 34.67%
Bulgaria 32.24%
Guatemala 31.56%
Kazakhstan 26.63%
Russia 23.05%
Botswana 19.66%
Guatemala Debt to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Government Debt as % of GDP Annual Change
2020 31.56% 5.08%
2019 26.49% 0.00%
2018 26.48% 5.42%
2017 21.06% -3.97%
2016 25.04% 0.11%
2015 24.92% 0.13%
2014 24.79% -0.42%
2013 25.21% 0.51%
2012 24.70% 0.14%
2011 24.56% -0.25%
2010 24.82% 1.42%
2009 23.39% 3.01%
2008 20.38% -1.60%
2007 21.99% -0.25%
2006 22.23% 0.63%
2005 21.60% -0.54%
2004 22.14% 1.11%
2003 21.04% 2.35%
2002 18.69% -1.58%
2001 20.27% 3.29%
2000 16.98% 3.51%
1999 13.47% 2.19%
1998 11.28% -0.06%
1997 11.35% 0.10%
1996 11.24% -0.16%
1995 11.41% -1.76%
1994 13.16% -0.46%
1993 13.62% -2.21%
1992 15.83% -1.92%
1991 17.75% -6.73%
1990 24.48% -6.73%