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India - General government gross debt as a share of GDP

71.2 (%) in 2017

In 2017, government gross debt as a share of GDP for India was 71.2 %. Though India government gross debt as a share of GDP fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to decrease through 1998 - 2017 period ending at 71.2 % in 2017.

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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 India government gross debt as a share of GDP?

Date Value Change, %
2017 71.2 2.39 %
2016 69.5 -0.64 %
2015 70.0 3.17 %
2014 67.8 -1.08 %
2013 68.5 -0.83 %
2012 69.1 -0.74 %
2011 69.6 3.24 %
2010 67.5 -6.99 %
2009 72.5 -2.70 %
2008 74.5 0.69 %
2007 74.0 -4.00 %
2006 77.1