Interest Payments on Government Debt (As % of Government Expense) rose to 0.238% in Uzbekistan in 2017

Interest Payments on Government Debt (As % of Government Expense) (%)
Economy | Uzbekistan | May 17, 2019
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Interest payments on government debt as a share of government expense reached 0.238 % in 2017 in Uzbekistan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.72 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, interest payments on government debt as a share of government expense in Uzbekistan reached an all time high of 0.238 % in 2017 and an all time low of 0.143 % in 2013. When compared to Uzbekistan's main peers, interest payments on government debt as a share of government expense in Kazakhstan amounted to 3.97 % and 3.34 % in Kyrgyzstan in 2017.

Uzbekistan has been ranked 100th within the group of 103 countries we follow in terms of interest payments on government debt as a share of government expense.

Interest payments include interest payments on government debt including long-term bonds, long-term loans, and other debt instruments to domestic and foreign residents.

Interest Payments on Government Debt (As % of Government Expense) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Afghanistan % 0.018% 0.027% 0.056% 0.067% 0.149%
China % ... ... ... ... 3.23% 2.49% 3.16% ...
Iran % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Kazakhstan % ... 2.59% 2.35% 2.95% 3.32% 4.07%
Kyrgyzstan % 4.38% 4.07% 3.90% 2.94% 3.49%
Russia % 1.94% 2.03% 2.12% 2.07% 2.66%
Tajikistan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Turkmenistan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Uzbekistan % ... ... 0.229% 0.199% 0.143% 0.173% 0.170%