Public debt per capita reached 48,487 USD in 2020 in Belgium, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.66 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, public debt per capita in Belgium reached an all time high of 51,563 USD in 2013 and an all time low of 24,710 USD in 2001. When compared to Belgium's main peers, public debt per capita in France amounted to 42,065 USD, 27,345 USD in Germany, 28,149 USD in Luxembourg and 26,696 USD in Netherlands in 2020.
Belgium has been ranked 6th within the group of 165 countries we follow in terms of public debt per capita.
Public or government debt is the debt owed by state institutions (or central government).