Public debt reached 1,689 USD bil in 2018 in Brazil, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.15 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, public debt in Brazil reached an all time high of 1,726 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 331 USD bil in 2002. When compared to Brazil's main peers, public debt in Bolivia amounted to 21.2 USD bil, 60.4 USD bil in Peru and 1.19 USD bil in Venezuela in 2018.
Brazil has been ranked 10th within the group of 167 countries we follow in terms of public debt, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.