Vietnam recorded a government debt equivalent to 61.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017. Government Debt to GDP in Vietnam averaged 44.60 percent from 2000 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 61.50 percent in 2017 and a record low of 31.40 percent in 2000.

Government Debt to GDP in Vietnam is expected to be 60.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Vietnam Government Debt to GDP is projected to trend around 56.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Vietnam Government Debt to GDP
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Vietnam Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 61.50 60.70 61.50 31.40 percent [+]
Government Budget -3.50 -4.20 1.20 -9.90 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value -174300.00 -186932.00 13000.00 -190940.00 VND Billion [+]
Government Spending 325803.97 293105.82 325803.97 3164.00 VND Billion [+]
Government Revenues 1288665.00 1101377.00 1288665.00 19.00 VND Billion [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 1462965.00 1288309.00 1462965.00 35.00 VND Billion [+]
Credit Rating 29.31 [+]
Military Expenditure 4961.80 5017.40 5017.40 688.50 USD Million [+]

Vietnam Government Debt to GDP

Generally, Government debt as a percent of GDP is used by investors to measure a country ability to make future payments on its debt, thus affecting the country borrowing costs and government bond yields. This page provides - Vietnam Government Debt To GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Vietnam Government Debt to GDP - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on March of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
61.50 60.70 61.50 31.40 2000 - 2017 percent Yearly

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