Net public debt as a share of GDP reached 39.5 % in 2019 in Poland, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.82 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, net public debt as a share of GDP in Poland reached an all time high of 51.2 % in 2013 and an all time low of 31.9 % in 2000. When compared to Poland's main peers, net public debt as a share of GDP in Czech Republic amounted to 18.3 % and 41.1 % in Germany in 2019.
Poland has been ranked 48th within the group of 86 countries we follow in terms of net public debt as a share of GDP, 22 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Public or government debt is the debt owed by state institutions (or central government).