Latest: Colombia 15:00 Colombian Presidential Election Forecast: 0
Latest: Switzerland 12:00 SNB Gov Board Member Zurbrugg Speaks Forecast: 0
Latest: United Arab Emirates 16:05 GDP (YoY) Forecast: 0 % Actual: -6.1%
Latest: South Africa 16:00 SARB Monetary Policy Review Forecast: 0
Latest: United Kingdom 12:30 Annual Budget Release Forecast: 0

France External and Government Debt

France National Debt Data

Indicator Data Period
Government Debt to GDP 113 % 2021
External Debt 6402736 EUR Million | 6268.159 B USD 4Q/21
Government Debt 2902 EUR Billion | 2841.004 B USD 1Q/22


Latest data on Government Debt to GDP (%)

Government Debt to GDP
                     France - Historical Data (%)

What is France Government Debt to GDP Ratio?

  • Government Debt to GDP in France decreased to 113 % in 2021. The maximum level was 116 % and minimum was 20.7 %
  • Data published Yearly by National Institute for Statistics and Economic Studies.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
113 2021 26.04.2022
116 2020 29.03.2021
98.1 2019 25.03.2020
98.4 2018 23.04.2019
97 2017 26.03.2018
96 2016 11.08.2017
95.6 2015 31.12.2015
94.9 2014 31.12.2014


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Government Debt to GDP in France by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Emmanuel Macron 14.05.2017 - 96.0000 97.0000 97.0000 96.0000 1.04%
François Hollande 15.05.2012 - 14.05.2017 89.5000 96.0000 96.0000 89.5000 7.26%
Nicolas Sarkozy 16.05.2007 - 15.05.2012 64.3000 85.2000 85.2000 64.3000 32.50%
Jacques Chirac 17.05.1995 - 16.05.2007 55.8000 64.4000 67.1000 55.8000 15.41%
François Mitterrand 21.05.1981 - 17.05.1995 22.0000 49.4000 49.4000 22.0000 124.55%


Latest data on External Debt (EUR Million)

External Debt
                     France - Historical Data (EUR Million)

What is external debt of France?

  • External Debt in France decreased to 6402736 EUR Million (6268.159 B USD) in the forth quarter of 2021. The maximum debt was 6284593 EUR Million and minimum was 3536444 EUR Million
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (EUR Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
6402736 4Q/21 13.04.2022
6486736 3Q/21 22.02.2022
6320729 2Q/21 19.10.2021
6284593 1Q/21 28.06.2021
5988460 4Q/20 24.05.2021
6082635 3Q/20 28.12.2020
6061111 2Q/20 22.10.2020
6037420 1Q/20 25.08.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (EUR Million)

External Debt in France by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Emmanuel Macron 14.05.2017 - 4735352.0000 4830884.0000 4883344.0000 4735352.0000 2.02%
François Hollande 15.05.2012 - 14.05.2017 4214967.0000 4735352.0000 4902448.0000 4102526.0000 12.35%
Nicolas Sarkozy 16.05.2007 - 15.05.2012 3536444.0000 4176848.0000 4264147.0000 3536444.0000 18.11%


Latest data on Government Debt (EUR Billion)

Government Debt
                     France - Historical Data (EUR Billion)

How much is National Debt of France?

  • Government Debt in France remained unchanged at 2902 EUR Billion (2841.004 B USD) in the first quarter of 2022. The maximum volume was 2739 EUR Billion and minimum was 684 EUR Billion
  • Data published Quarterly by National Institute for Statistics and Economic Studies.

Historical Data (EUR Billion) by years

Data
Period
Date
2902 1Q/22 03.09.2022
2813 4Q/21 13.04.2022
2834 3Q/21 26.01.2022
2762 2Q/21 30.09.2021
2739 1Q/21 26.06.2021
2650 4Q/20 31.03.2021
2674 3Q/20 28.12.2020
2638 2Q/20 22.10.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (EUR Billion)

Government Debt in France by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Emmanuel Macron 14.05.2017 - 2218.4000 2218.4000 2218.4000 2218.4000 0.00%

Other budget indicators in France

Index Updated Actual Previous
Fiscal Expenditure  Jul/22 296.631 B USD 232.998
Government Budget to GDP 2021 -6.5 % -8.9
Military Expenditure 2020 51.572 B USD 50.119

Government Debt to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Austria 2021 82.8 % 83.3
Ireland 2021 56 % 58.4
Luxembourg 2021 24.4 % 24.8
Spain 2021 118 % 120
Iceland 2021 75 % 77.4
Norway 2021 43.2 % 45.9
Belarus 4Q/21 33.5 % 37.3
Belgium 2021 108 % 113
Bulgaria Aug/22 20.7 % 20.7
Croatia 2021 79.8 % 87.3
Cyprus 2021 104 % 115
Czech Republic 2021 41.9 % 37.7
Denmark 2021 36.7 % 42.1
Estonia 2021 18.1 % 19
Euro Area 2021 95.6 % 97.2
European Union 2021 88.1 % 90
Finland 2021 65.8 % 69
France 2021 113 % 115
Germany 2021 69.3 % 68.7
Greece 2021 193 % 206
Hungary 2021 76.8 % 79.6
Italy 2021 151 % 155
Latvia 2021 44.8 % 43.3
Lithuania 2021 44.3 % 46.6
Macedonia 2021 51.8 % 51.9
Malta 2021 57 % 53.4
Moldova 2021 32.1 % 34
Montenegro 2020 103 % 74.91
Netherlands 2021 52.4 % 54.7
Poland 2021 53.8 % 57.1
Portugal 2021 127 % 135
Romania 2021 48.8 % 47.2
Russia 2021 18.2 % 17.7
Serbia 2021 56.5 % 57
Slovakia 2021 63.1 % 59.7
Slovenia 2021 74.7 % 79.8
Sweden 2021 36.7 % 39.6
Switzerland 2021 41.4 % 42.6
Turkey 2021 42 % 39.7
Ukraine 2021 48.9 % 60.8
United Kingdom 2021 95.9 % 93.9
Albania 2021 78.1 % 75.7
Bosnia and Herzegovina 2021 24.8 % 25.5
Kosovo 2021 23.34 % 22.44