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Public Debt Per Capita (USD) (USD), 2017
Economy | December 10, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 167 countries in 2023, Japan ranked the highest in public debt per capita with USD 92,731 followed by Singapore and USA. On the other end of the scale was Venezuela with USD 0.038, Liberia with USD 3.27 and Hong Kong with USD 26.4.

Data for more countries are available at Public Debt Per Capita (USD) indicator page.

Public Debt Per Capita (USD) Unit 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Austria USD 39,846 37,980 38,425 38,512 40,018
Belgium USD 46,766 43,530 44,636 45,907 48,738
Canada USD 41,229 39,693 39,052 41,079 41,606
France USD 38,414 36,158 36,828 38,624 41,565
Germany USD 32,278 29,273 29,072 29,043 29,720
Greece USD 35,228 31,691 32,128 33,244 37,494
Iceland USD 39,165 34,282 31,812 28,824 28,884
Ireland USD 52,996 47,783 47,061 47,804 50,948
Italy USD 42,606 39,751 40,523 42,209 44,974
Japan USD 80,149 80,744 92,991 92,731 97,161
Qatar USD 22,756 24,629 29,604 36,871 40,865
Singapore USD 53,356 55,044 59,333 63,463 68,057
Switzerland USD 34,660 35,777 34,067 34,238 34,098
USA USD ... 57,148 59,204 61,632 62,870 66,431
United Kingdom USD 39,623 40,194 36,921 36,085 38,384