Gross debt in Nepal

The government gross debt refers to the total of all sums of money that have to be paid to other countries, communities or institutions. On the other hand not included in the gross debt are the demands of a country to foreign ones.

The gross debt in Nepal in the period from 1998 to 2020 was between 2.5 billion and 14.2 billion USD. The highest level of the last years at 14 billion US Dollar was reached in 2020.

Based on the number of inhabitants, this is in Nepal a debt of 487 USD per person. For comparison: The average debt per person in the same year in the European Union was 30,780 USD.

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Gross debt of the last 22 years in billion USD

YearNepal totalNepal per capitaEU per capita
19982.49 bn USD108 USD12,387 USD
19992.80 bn USD119 USD12,342 USD
20002.78 bn USD116 USD9,877 USD
20013.04 bn USD125 USD9,894 USD
20023.13 bn USD127 USD10,773 USD
20033.35 bn USD133 USD13,433 USD
20043.72 bn USD147 USD15,459 USD
20053.66 bn USD142 USD16,095 USD
20063.87 bn USD148 USD16,570 USD
20073.90 bn USD148 USD18,334 USD
20084.60 bn USD173 USD21,119 USD
20095.06 bn USD188 USD22,222 USD
20105.65 bn USD209 USD26,496 USD
20117.00 bn USD259 USD29,231 USD
20127.49 bn USD278 USD28,064 USD
20137.07 bn USD263 USD29,836 USD
20146.26 bn USD233 USD30,512 USD
20156.27 bn USD232 USD25,813 USD
20166.12 bn USD224 USD26,165 USD
20177.24 bn USD262 USD26,931 USD
20189.96 bn USD355 USD28,362 USD
201911.33 bn USD396 USD27,095 USD
202014.19 bn USD487 USD30,780 USD

Comparison of the gross debt per capita with the European Union in Euro

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