Government primary net lending/borrowing Comparison

Economic Indicator Details

Indicator:General government primary net lending/borrowing
Units:Percent of GDP
Scale:%
Notes:Primary net lending/borrowing is net lending (+)/borrowing (?) plus net interest payable/paid (interest expense minus interest revenue).

Latest Data Values

RankCountryValue
1 Republic of Congo 27.99%
2 Kuwait 10.68%
3 Chad 9.61%
4 Norway 8.71%
5 Jamaica 6.26%
6 Saudi Arabia 6.04%
7 United Arab Emirates 3.70%
8 Antigua and Barbuda 3.58%
9 Brazil 3.18%
10 Uzbekistan 2.51%
11 Uruguay 2.31%
12 Belize 1.51%
13 Panama 1.36%
14 Peru 1.03%
15 Barbados 0.96%
16 Singapore 0.77%
17 Turkey 0.73%
18 Dominican Republic 0.58%
19 Iceland 0.46%
20 Italy 0.38%
21 The Gambia 0.11%
22 Guinea -0.02%
23 Philippines -0.39%
24 Israel -0.50%
25 Hungary -0.64%
26 Chile -0.67%
27 Tunisia -0.68%
28 Laos -0.69%
29 Greece -0.79%
30 Guinea-Bissau -0.84%
31 Suriname -1.07%
32 Nepal -1.12%
33 Central African Republic -1.34%
34 Thailand -1.41%
35 Belgium -1.52%
36 Germany -1.53%
37 Ukraine -1.60%
38 Kazakhstan -1.72%
39 Colombia -1.94%
40 Guyana -2.01%
41 Australia -2.05%
42 Croatia -2.16%
43 The Bahamas -2.18%
44 Austria -2.20%
45 Niger -2.25%
46 Mali -2.47%
47 Sweden -2.48%
48 Benin -2.54%
49 Kenya -2.60%
50 Costa Rica -2.64%
51 Canada -2.75%
52 Vietnam -2.82%
53 Slovenia -2.93%
54 Russia -2.93%
55 Honduras -2.96%
56 Slovakia -3.02%
57 Netherlands -3.04%
58 Finland -3.04%
59 Jordan -3.09%
60 Venezuela -3.13%
61 Burundi -3.21%
62 Burkina Faso -3.27%
63 Bulgaria -3.55%
64 France -3.62%
65 Czech Republic -3.78%
66 Egypt -3.79%
67 Trinidad and Tobago -3.82%
68 Senegal -3.86%
69 Malaysia -3.98%
70 Luxembourg -4.15%
71 Denmark -4.34%
72 Spain -4.68%
73 United Kingdom -5.20%
74 Lithuania -5.36%
75 Montenegro -6.71%
76 Iraq -6.98%
77 Democratic Republic of Congo -7.13%
78 Japan -7.23%
79 United States -7.95%
80 Ireland -8.12%
81 Algeria -8.86%
82 Cape Verde -8.94%
83 Swaziland -13.76%
84 Afghanistan 0.00%
85 Grenada 0.00%
86 Nigeria 0.00%
87 Myanmar 0.00%
88 El Salvador 0.00%
89 Mauritius 0.00%
90 Comoros 0.00%
91 Togo 0.00%
92 Madagascar 0.00%
93 Switzerland 0.00%
94 Lebanon 0.00%
95 Kiribati 0.00%
96 Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.00%
97 Zambia 0.00%
98 Samoa 0.00%
99 Albania 0.00%
100 Guatemala 0.00%
101 Gabon 0.00%
102 Namibia 0.00%
103 Equatorial Guinea 0.00%
104 Mexico 0.00%
105 Tonga 0.00%
106 Malawi 0.00%
107 Syria 0.00%
108 Lesotho 0.00%
109 South Korea 0.00%
110 Brunei 0.00%
111 Saint Lucia 0.00%
112 Zimbabwe 0.00%
113 Azerbaijan 0.00%
114 São Tomé and Príncipe 0.00%
115 Poland 0.00%
116 Oman 0.00%
117 Eritrea 0.00%
118 Djibouti 0.00%
119 Moldova 0.00%
120 Taiwan 0.00%
121 Liberia 0.00%
122 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.00%
123 Kosovo 0.00%
124 India 0.00%
125 Turkmenistan 0.00%
126 Angola 0.00%
127 Portugal 0.00%
128 Pakistan 0.00%
129 Georgia 0.00%
130 Estonia 0.00%
131 Mongolia 0.00%
132 Dominica 0.00%
133 Maldives 0.00%
134 Tajikistan 0.00%
135 Libya 0.00%
136 Sudan 0.00%
137 Bhutan 0.00%
138 Solomon Islands 0.00%
139 Indonesia 0.00%
140 Vanuatu 0.00%
141 Bahrain 0.00%
142 Uganda 0.00%
143 Qatar 0.00%
144 New Zealand 0.00%
145 Ethiopia 0.00%
146 Côte d'Ivoire 0.00%
147 Tanzania 0.00%
148 Kyrgyzstan 0.00%
149 Bolivia 0.00%
150 South Africa 0.00%
151 Iran 0.00%
152 Bangladesh 0.00%
153 Serbia 0.00%
154 Haiti 0.00%
155 Argentina 0.00%
156 Romania 0.00%
157 Papua New Guinea 0.00%
158 Ghana 0.00%
159 Nicaragua 0.00%
160 Fiji 0.00%
161 Morocco 0.00%
162 Ecuador 0.00%
163 Malta 0.00%
164 China 0.00%
165 Cambodia 0.00%
166 Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.00%
167 Seychelles 0.00%
168 Armenia 0.00%
169 Paraguay 0.00%
170 Mozambique 0.00%
171 Cyprus 0.00%
172 Mauritania 0.00%
173 East Timor 0.00%
174 Macedonia 0.00%
175 Cameroon 0.00%
176 Latvia 0.00%
177 Botswana 0.00%
178 Sri Lanka 0.00%
179 Yemen 0.00%
180 Belarus 0.00%
181 Sierra Leone 0.00%
182 Hong Kong 0.00%
183 Rwanda 0.00%