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Bahrain - General government gross debt in % of GDP

88.5 (%) in 2017

In 2017, government debt (% of GDP) for Bahrain was 88.5 %. Government debt (% of GDP) of Bahrain increased from 20.8 % in 1998 to 88.5 % in 2017 growing at an average annual rate of 10.27 %.

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What is government debt (% of GDP)?

Gross debt consists of all liabilities that require payment or payments of interest and/or principal by the debtor to the creditor at a date or dates in the future. This includes debt liabilities in the form of SDRs, currency and deposits, debt securities, loans, insurance, pensions and standardized guarantee schemes, and other accounts payable. Thus, all liabilities in the GFSM 2001 system are debt, except for equity and investment fund shares and financial derivatives and employee stock options. Debt can be valued at current market, nominal, or face values (GFSM 2001, paragraph 7.110).

What is Bahrain government debt (% of GDP)?

Date Value Change, %
2017 88.5 8.79 %
2016 81.4 23.22 %
2015 66.0 48.70 %
2014 44.4 1.03 %
2013 43.9 21.35 %
2012 36.2 10.40 %
2011 32.8 10.42 %
2010 29.7 39.06 %
2009 21.4 70.05 %
2008 12.6 -23.14 %
2007 16.3 -19.29 %
2006 20.3