North and Central America : Public debt (% of GDP) by country - 2016

North and Central America : Public debt (% of GDP) Updated 10-01-2016

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North and Central America - Public debt (% of GDP)

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North and Central America : Map - Public debt (% of GDP) - 2016

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- North and Central America - Public debt (% of GDP)

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The map shows the indicator: Public debt (% of GDP). The data are for the different sovereign countries of the world.

Data source: IMF. The data correspond to the last date of registration provided by the source.

Color of the map for the indicator: Public debt (% of GDP).

Color of the countries with the lowest data: light red.

Color of the countries with the highest data: dark red.

Other information available for this indicator : Public debt (% of GDP).

You will eventually find a ranking of the best and lowest records for sovereign countries. You can download the data per country in CSV format or view it below the article.

Definition (source Wikipedia):

Government debt (also known as public debt, national debt and sovereign debt) is the debt owed by a central government.

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North and Central America : Ranking of statistics – Public debt (% of GDP)

The 5 highest records for sovereign countries (1 per country) since 1980 :

1 - Honduras - Public debt (% of GDP) was 243.43 % in 1990
2 - Saint Kitts and Nevis - Public debt (% of GDP) was 159.31 % in 2010
3 - Jamaica - Public debt (% of GDP) was 145.33 % in 2012
4 - Antigua and Barbuda - Public debt (% of GDP) was 128.17 % in 2002
5 - Nicaragua - Public debt (% of GDP) was 118.33 % in 2002

The 5 lowest records for sovereign countries (1 per country) since 1980 :

1 - Haiti - Public debt (% of GDP) was 11.81 % in 2011
2 - Dominican Republic - Public debt (% of GDP) was 12.70 % in 1998
3 - Guatemala - Public debt (% of GDP) was 18.35 % in 2002
4 - Saint Lucia - Public debt (% of GDP) was 20.01 % in 1990
5 - Trinidad and Tobago - Public debt (% of GDP) was 21.52 % in 2008

North and Central America : Data table - Public debt (% of GDP)

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Ranking Country Data Date of information
1 Flag - Jamaica Jamaica 124.84 2015
2 Flag - Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda 105.54 2015
3 Flag - United States United States 104.85 2015
4 Flag - Barbados Barbados 103.28 2015
5 Flag - Canada Canada 90.42 2015
6 Flag - Grenada Grenada 90.25 2015
7 Flag - Saint Lucia Saint Lucia 81.73 2015
8 Flag - Dominica Dominica 77.84 2015
9 Flag - Belize Belize 77.24 2015
10 Flag - Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 77.01 2015
11 Flag - Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Kitts and Nevis 74.53 2015
12 Flag - Bahamas Bahamas 62.11 2015
13 Flag - El Salvador El Salvador 59.81 2015
14 Flag - Mexico Mexico 51.98 2015
15 Flag - Honduras Honduras 48.39 2015
16 Flag - Panama Panama 47.52 2015
17 Flag - Costa Rica Costa Rica 43.98 2015
18 Flag - Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago 43.86 2015
19 Flag - Dominican Republic Dominican Republic 33.26 2015
20 Flag - Nicaragua Nicaragua 30.55 2015
21 Flag - Haiti Haiti 26.45 2015
22 Flag - Guatemala Guatemala 24.80 2015