Public debt reached 2,719 USD bil in 2018 in Italy, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.4 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, public debt in Italy reached an all time high of 2,854 USD bil in 2013 and an all time low of 559 USD bil in 1988. When compared to Italy's main peers, public debt in Austria amounted to 341 USD bil, 2,702 USD bil in France, 38.3 USD bil in Slovenia and 285 USD bil in Switzerland in 2018.
Italy has been ranked 5th within the group of 167 countries we follow in terms of public debt.