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Malaysia External and Government Debt

Malaysia National Debt Data

Indicator Data Period
Government Debt to GDP 63.3 % 2021
External Debt 1169433 MYR Million | 274.109 B USD 3Q/22


Latest data on Government Debt to GDP (%)

Government Debt to GDP
                     Malaysia - Historical Data (%)

What is Malaysia Government Debt to GDP Ratio?

  • Government Debt to GDP in Malaysia increased to 63.3 % in 2021. The maximum level was 80.74 % and minimum was 31.8 %
  • Data published Yearly by Ministry of Finance.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
63.3 2021 17.08.2022
60.7 2020 20.07.2021
52.7 2019 12.10.2020
51.8 2018 22.04.2019
50.9 2017 11.04.2018
52.7 2016 21.03.2018
54.5 2015 31.12.2015
52.7 2014 31.12.2014


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Government Debt to GDP in Malaysia by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Najib Razak 03.04.2009 - 10.05.2018 52.8100 50.9000 54.7000 50.9000 -3.62%
Abdullah Badawi 31.10.2003 - 03.04.2009 45.1000 41.2400 45.7000 41.2200 -8.56%
Mahathir Mohamad 16.07.1981 - 31.10.2003 80.7400 43.1000 80.7400 31.8000 -46.62%


Latest data on External Debt (MYR Million)

External Debt
                     Malaysia - Historical Data (MYR Million)

What is external debt of Malaysia?

  • External Debt in Malaysia increased to 1169433 MYR Million (274.109 B USD) in the third quarter of 2022. The maximum debt was 1039656 MYR Million and minimum was 9063 MYR Million
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (MYR Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
1169433 3Q/22 12.11.2022
1128266 2Q/22 25.08.2022
1111213 1Q/22 28.05.2022
1070267 4Q/21 19.02.2022
1056980 3Q/21 18.01.2022
1020665 2Q/21 14.08.2021
1039656 1Q/21 22.05.2021
958456 4Q/20 12.02.2021


Historical Chart by prime ministers (MYR Million)

External Debt in Malaysia by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Mahathir Mohamad 10.05.2018 - 893408.6200 893408.6200 893408.6200 893408.6200 0.00%
Najib Razak 03.04.2009 - 10.05.2018 357008.0000 883368.1900 908704.1200 357008.0000 147.44%
Abdullah Badawi 31.10.2003 - 03.04.2009 37284.0000 364495.0000 364495.0000 18231.0000 877.62%
Mahathir Mohamad 16.07.1981 - 31.10.2003 23759.0000 40185.0000 40185.0000 9063.0000 69.14%

Other budget indicators in Malaysia

Index Updated Actual Previous
Fiscal Expenditure  3Q/22 16.22 B USD 15.289
Government Budget to GDP 2021 -6.4 % -6.2
Military Expenditure 2021 3.83 B USD 3.375

Government Debt to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2021 33.9 % 32.1
Jordan 2021 89.4 % 85.4
Kyrgyzstan 2021 60.3 % 68.1
Mongolia 2021 56 % 66
Nepal 2021 40.5 % 36.5
Palestine 2021 21.3 % 23.5
Tajikistan 2021 53.67 % 47.77
Cambodia 2022 36.8 % 36.3
China 2022 76.9 % 71.5
Georgia 2021 57.1 % 62.4
India 2021 89.26 % 89.41
Israel 2022 60.9 % 68
Pakistan 2021 84 % 88
South Korea 2021 46.9 % 42.6
Taiwan 2019 28.2 % 29.3
Vietnam 2021 39.6 % 41.8
Maldives 2021 66.6 % 86.2
Armenia 2021 60.25 % 63.48
Hong Kong 2016 38.4 % 37
Indonesia 2022 40.9 % 41.2
Japan 2021 262 % 259
Kazakhstan 2021 27.4 % 23.4
Lebanon 2020 172 % 174
Malaysia 2021 63.3 % 62.1
Philippines 2021 60.4 % 54.6
Qatar 2022 46.9 % 58.4
Singapore 2021 160 % 131
Sri Lanka 2021 105 % 101
Thailand 2021 59.61 % 50.5
Oman 2020 67.7 % 50.3
Iran 2021 41.5 % 45.4
Laos 2021 53.81 % 55.94
Azerbaijan 2021 18.2 % 20.1
Kuwait 2022 7.1 % 8.7
Saudi Arabia 2021 30 % 32.5
Bahrain 2022 120 % 128
United Arab Emirates 2021 38.3 % 36.9
Yemen 2021 63.1 % 84.2
Turkmenistan 2022 8 % 11
Uzbekistan 2021 38 % 40.4
Iraq 2022 36.7 % 59.1
Syria 2010 30.01 % 31.21
Afghanistan 2020 7.4 % 6.1
Bhutan 2021 135 % 131
Brunei 2022 1.9 % 2.5
Mauritius 2021 89 % 73.4