Russia Debt to GDP Ratio 1998-2024

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.
  • Russia debt to gdp ratio for 2021 was 20.94%, a 2.05% decline from 2020.
  • Russia debt to gdp ratio for 2020 was 22.99%, a 5.72% increase from 2019.
  • Russia debt to gdp ratio for 2019 was 17.28%, a 1.11% increase from 2018.
  • Russia debt to gdp ratio for 2018 was 16.17%, a 0.16% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Government Debt as % of GDP
Brazil 86.10%
Albania 82.38%
Colombia 79.78%
South Africa 75.62%
Malaysia 63.40%
Armenia 60.16%
Thailand 58.56%
Romania 55.65%
Bosnia 47.02%
Mexico 46.29%
Turkey 42.73%
Peru 35.66%
Bulgaria 32.81%
Kazakhstan 22.41%
Russia 20.94%
Azerbaijan 16.82%
Russia Debt to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Government Debt as % of GDP Annual Change
2021 20.94% -2.05%
2020 22.99% 5.72%
2019 17.28% 1.11%
2018 16.17% -0.16%
2017 16.33% 2.08%
2016 14.24% 0.70%
2015 13.54% 2.34%
2014 11.20% 2.13%
2013 9.07% 0.52%
2012 8.55% -0.09%
2011 8.64% -0.46%
2010 9.10% 0.40%
2009 8.70% 2.20%
2008 6.50% -0.66%
2007 7.16% -2.73%
2006 9.89% -6.77%
2005 16.66% -24.69%
2002 41.35% -7.63%
2001 48.98% -13.17%
2000 62.15% -38.60%
1999 100.74% -43.20%
1998 143.95% -43.20%