Gross debt on the Marshall Islands
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 on the Marshall Islands in the period from 2008 to 2016 was between 79.0 million and 105.3 million USD. The hightest level within the past 8 years was reached in 2010. However, the liabilities in 2016 have been only 98.05 million USD
Based on the number of inhabitants, this is on the Marshall Islands a debt of 1,698 USD per person. For comparison: The average debt per person in the same year in the European Union was 31,202 USD.Back to overview: Marshall Islands