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Canada - General government gross debt as a share of GDP

89.7 (%) in 2017

Canada government gross debt as a share of GDP was at level of 89.7 % in 2017, down from 91.1 % previous year.

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What is government gross debt as a share 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 Canada government gross debt as a share of GDP?

Date Value Change, %
2017 89.7 -1.56 %
2016 91.1 0.66 %
2015 90.5 6.58 %
2014 85.0 -0.97 %
2013 85.8 1.12 %
2012 84.8 4.08 %
2011 81.5 0.51 %
2010 81.1 2.29 %
2009 79.3 16.88 %
2008 67.8 1.48 %
2007 66.8 -4.68 %
2006 70.1