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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 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Austria USD 42,752 39,846 37,980 38,425 38,512
Belgium USD 51,563 46,766 43,530 44,636 45,907
Canada USD 43,716 41,229 39,693 39,052 41,079
France USD 42,570 38,414 36,158 36,828 38,624
Germany USD 36,638 32,278 29,273 29,072 29,043
Greece USD 39,986 35,228 31,691 32,128 33,244
Iceland USD 42,456 39,165 34,282 31,812 28,824
Ireland USD 64,464 52,996 47,783 47,061 47,804
Italy USD 46,977 42,606 39,751 40,523 42,209
Japan USD 87,731 80,149 80,744 92,991 92,731
Qatar USD 28,389 22,756 24,629 29,604 36,871
Singapore USD 57,414 53,356 55,044 59,333 63,463
Switzerland USD 38,325 34,660 35,777 34,067 34,238
USA USD ... ... 55,230 57,148 59,204 61,632 62,870
United Kingdom USD 39,512 39,623 40,194 36,921 36,085