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United Kingdom External and Government Debt

United Kingdom National Debt Data

Indicator Data Period
Government Debt to GDP 95.9 % 2021
External Debt 6692718 GBP Million 2Q/19
Government Debt -8519 GBP Million Sep/19


Latest data on Government Debt to GDP (%)

Government Debt to GDP
                     United Kingdom - Historical Data (%)

What is United Kingdom Government Debt to GDP Ratio?

  • Government Debt to GDP in United Kingdom increased to 95.9 % in 2021. The maximum level was 97.4 % and minimum was 21.7 %
  • Data published Yearly by Office for Budget Responsibility.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
94 2020 05.07.2021
95.9 2021 03.03.2021
80.7 2019 05.11.2019
84.7 2018 13.03.2019
85.3 2017 17.04.2018
88.3 2016 14.03.2018
89 2015 31.12.2015
88.1 2014 31.12.2014


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Government Debt to GDP in United Kingdom by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Theresa May 13.07.2016 - 89.3000 85.3000 89.3000 85.3000 -4.48%
David Cameron 11.05.2010 - 13.07.2016 76.0000 89.0000 89.0000 76.0000 17.11%
Gordon Brown 27.06.2007 - 11.05.2010 42.0000 64.5000 64.5000 42.0000 53.57%
Tony Blair 02.05.1997 - 27.06.2007 43.9000 41.0000 43.9000 34.6000 -6.61%
John Major 28.11.1990 - 02.05.1997 32.6000 44.8000 45.2000 31.3000 37.42%
Margaret Thatcher 04.05.1979 - 28.11.1990 46.1000 37.0000 49.3000 37.0000 -19.74%


Latest data on External Debt (GBP Million)

External Debt
                     United Kingdom - Historical Data (GBP Million)

What is external debt of United Kingdom?

  • External Debt in United Kingdom increased to 6692718 GBP Million in the second quarter of 2019. The maximum debt was GBP Million and minimum was GBP Million
  • Data published Quarterly by .

Historical Data (GBP Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
6692718 2Q/19 04.11.2019
6432146 1Q/19 29.06.2019
6621492 4Q/18 30.03.2019
6301189 3Q/18 22.12.2018
6382913 2Q/18 29.09.2018
6412914 1Q/18 30.06.2018
6385526 4Q/17 31.03.2018
6218711 3Q/17 23.12.2017


Historical Chart by prime ministers (GBP Million)

External Debt in United Kingdom by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Theresa May 13.07.2016 - 6176450.0000 6385526.0000 6385526.0000 6046609.0000 3.39%
David Cameron 11.05.2010 - 13.07.2016 5844020.0000 5955263.0000 6428718.0000 5463814.0000 1.90%
Gordon Brown 27.06.2007 - 11.05.2010 4887902.0000 5834141.0000 6178774.0000 4887902.0000 19.36%
Tony Blair 02.05.1997 - 27.06.2007 1556943.0000 4802908.0000 4802908.0000 1556943.0000 208.48%
John Major 28.11.1990 - 02.05.1997 813539.0000 1513093.0000 1513093.0000 813539.0000 85.99%
Margaret Thatcher 04.05.1979 - 28.11.1990 565439.0000 798767.0000 810258.0000 565439.0000 41.26%


Latest data on Government Debt (GBP Million)

Government Debt
                     United Kingdom - Historical Data (GBP Million)

How much is National Debt of United Kingdom?

  • Government Debt in United Kingdom #count_percent_en# -8519 GBP Million in September 2019. The maximum volume was GBP Million and minimum was GBP Million
  • Data published Monthly by .

Historical Data (GBP Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
-8519 Sep/19 04.11.2019
-4463 May/19 21.06.2019
-4967 Apr/19 22.05.2019
-840 Mar/19 24.04.2019
664 Feb/19 21.03.2019
15759 Jan/19 21.02.2019
-2112 Dec/18 22.01.2019
-6345 Nov/18 21.12.2018


Historical Chart by prime ministers (GBP Million)

Government Debt in United Kingdom by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Theresa May 13.07.2016 - -6230.0000 -6230.0000 -3356.0000 -6230.0000 0.00%

Other budget indicators in United Kingdom

Index Updated Actual Previous
Government Budget to GDP 2021 -6 % -14.5
Military Expenditure 2020 58.485 B USD 56.856

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