Public debt reached 6,743 USD bil in 2018 in China, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 19.5 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, public debt in China reached an all time high of 6,743 USD bil in 2018 and an all time low of 159 USD bil in 1995. When compared to China's main peers, public debt in India amounted to 1,871 USD bil, 12,079 USD bil in Japan, 242 USD bil in Russia and 21,773 USD bil in USA in 2018.
China has been ranked 4th within the group of 167 countries we follow in terms of public debt, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.