United States Government Debt to GDP 1940-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The United States recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 101.53 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Government Debt To GDP in the United States averaged 60.81 Percent from 1940 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 121.70 Percent in 1946 and a record low of 31.70 Percent in 1974. Government Debt To GDP in the United States is reported by the U.S. Bureau of Public Debt.

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United States Government Debt to GDP
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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
101.53 100.10 121.70 31.70 1940 - 2013 percent Yearly
Generally, Government debt as a percent of GDP is used by investors to measure a country ability to make future payments on its debt, thus affecting the country borrowing costs and government bond yields. This page provides - United States Government Debt To GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - United States Government Debt to GDP - was last refreshed on Thursday, May 28, 2015.

United States Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Budget -2.80 -4.10 4.60 -12.10 percent of GDP [+]
Government Debt to GDP 101.53 100.10 121.70 31.70 percent [+]
Government Budget Value 156714.00 -52910.00 189796.00 -231677.00 USD Million [+]
Government Spending 2891.80 2897.90 3113.00 557.10 USD Billion [+]
Credit Rating 96.89 [+]
Government Debt 18152560.00 18152056.00 18155854.00 253400.00 USD Million [+]


Government Debt to GDP Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 28.60 Dec/13 27.07 31.70 9.70 percent [+]
Brazil 58.91 Dec/14 56.80 60.90 53.40 percent [+]
Canada 89.10 Dec/13 88.10 101.70 66.50 percent [+]
China 22.40 Dec/13 26.00 33.50 1.00 percent [+]
Euro Area 91.90 Dec/14 90.90 91.90 66.20 percent [+]
France 95.00 Dec/14 92.30 95.00 20.70 percent [+]
Germany 74.70 Dec/14 77.10 80.30 55.60 percent [+]
India 67.72 Dec/13 66.60 84.30 66.60 percent [+]
Indonesia 26.11 Dec/13 24.03 95.10 24.03 percent [+]
Italy 132.10 Dec/14 128.50 132.10 90.50 percent [+]
Japan 227.20 Dec/13 218.80 227.20 50.60 percent [+]
Mexico 36.90 Dec/13 33.10 37.20 17.10 percent [+]
Netherlands 68.80 Dec/14 68.60 76.10 45.30 percent [+]
Russia 13.41 Dec/13 12.74 99.00 7.90 percent [+]
South Korea 33.80 Dec/13 34.80 34.80 7.99 percent [+]
Spain 97.70 Dec/14 92.10 97.70 16.60 percent [+]
Switzerland 35.40 Dec/13 36.40 54.60 25.10 percent [+]
Turkey 33.00 Dec/14 35.85 77.90 33.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 89.40 Dec/14 87.30 89.40 31.30 percent [+]
United States 101.53 Dec/13 100.10 121.70 31.70 percent [+]