Canada recorded a government debt equivalent to 92.30 percent of the country’s Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Government Debt to GDP in Canada averaged 77.76 percent from 1980 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 100.60 percent in 1996 and a record low of 45.30 percent in 1980. Generally, Government debt as a percent of GDP is used by investors to measure a country ability to make future payments on its debt, thus affecting the country borrowing costs and government bond yields. This page provides – Canada Government Debt To GDP – actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.
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