Gross debt in Samoa

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 Samoa in the period from 2011 to 2017 was between 362.2 million and 455.4 million USD. The hightest level within the past 6 years was reached in 2015. However, the liabilities in 2017 have been only 408.45 million USD

Based on the number of inhabitants, this is in Samoa a debt of 2,091 USD per person. For comparison: The average debt per person in the same year in the European Union was 32,056 USD.


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Gross debt for the last 6 years in millions of USD




JahrSamoa totalSamoa per capitaEU per capita
2011362.20 M USD1,932 USD34,278 USD
2012395.93 M USD2,094 USD33,161 USD
2013428.82 M USD2,248 USD35,247 USD
2014411.01 M USD2,138 USD36,694 USD
2015455.42 M USD2,353 USD31,489 USD
2016420.19 M USD2,160 USD31,202 USD
2017408.45 M USD2,091 USD32,056 USD


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



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