Public debt reached 2,454 USD bil in 2018 in United Kingdom, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.69 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, public debt in United Kingdom reached an all time high of 2,546 USD bil in 2015 and an all time low of 185 USD bil in 1984. When compared to United Kingdom's main peers, public debt in Belgium amounted to 542 USD bil, 2,702 USD bil in France, 2,408 USD bil in Germany and 244 USD bil in Ireland in 2018.
United Kingdom has been ranked 7th within the group of 167 countries we follow in terms of public debt, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.