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Malaysia External and Government Debt

Malaysia National Debt Data

Indicator Data Period
Government Debt to GDP 52.7 % 2019
External Debt 958456 MYR Million | 232.426 B USD 4Q/20


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 52.7 % in 2019. 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
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
54.7 2013 31.12.2013
53.3 2012 31.12.2012


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 958456 MYR Million (232.426 B USD) in the forth quarter of 2020. The maximum debt was 1002956 MYR Million and minimum was 9063 MYR Million
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (MYR Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
958456 4Q/20 12.02.2021
953311 3Q/20 21.11.2020
1002956 2Q/20 15.08.2020
975907 1Q/20 16.05.2020
946292 4Q/19 15.02.2020
916441 3Q/19 16.11.2019
931083 2Q/19 29.10.2019
903679.812 1Q/19 18.05.2019


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  4Q/20 13.032 B USD 14.54
Government Budget to GDP 2020 -3.2 % -3.4
Military Expenditure 2019 3.827 B USD 3.47

Government Debt to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2020 31.7 % 29.6
Jordan 2019 92.4 % 89.7
Kyrgyzstan 2020 68.1 % 54.1
Mongolia 2018 55 % 66
Nepal 2019 30.2 % 30.4
Palestine 2019 16.4 % 14.6
Tajikistan 2020 47.77 % 43.1
Cambodia 2020 31.5 % 28.6
China 2020 66.8 % 57.1
Georgia 2020 62.4 % 41.2
India 2019 69.62 % 69.8
Israel 2020 71.1 % 58.5
Pakistan 2020 87 % 86
South Korea 2019 37.7 % 36.6
Taiwan 2019 28.2 % 29.3
Vietnam 2020 46.7 % 43.5
Maldives 2019 24.7 % 26.6
Armenia 2019 45.6 % 48.49
Hong Kong 2016 38.4 % 37
Indonesia 2020 38.5 % 30.5
Japan 2019 237 % 238
Kazakhstan 2020 23.4 % 19.9
Lebanon 2020 172 % 174
Malaysia 2019 52.7 % 51.2
Philippines 2019 41.5 % 41.8
Qatar 2020 71.8 % 65.8
Singapore 2020 131 % 126
Sri Lanka 2019 86.8 % 83.7
Thailand 2020 50.5 % 41.1
Oman 2019 55.9 % 47.5
Iran 2020 45.4 % 44.7
Laos 2019 52.64 % 51.41
Azerbaijan 2020 20.1 % 17.7
Kuwait 2020 11.5 % 11.8
Saudi Arabia 2019 22.8 % 19
Bahrain 2020 128 % 103
United Arab Emirates 2020 36.9 % 27.3
Yemen 2020 81.7 % 76.5
Turkmenistan 2020 30.9 % 32.8
Uzbekistan 2019 20.4 % 19.97
Iraq 2020 68.3 % 46.9
Syria 2010 30.01 % 31.21
Afghanistan 2020 7.8 % 6.1
Bhutan 2019 122 % 112
Brunei 2020 3.2 % 2.6
Mauritius 2019 64.6 % 63.4