The United Kingdom recorded a government debt equivalent to 85.30 percent of the country’s Gross Domestic Product in 2017. Government Debt to GDP in the United Kingdom averaged 43.17 percent from 1975 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 85.30 percent in 2017 and a record low of 21.70 percent in 1991. 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 – United Kingdom Government Debt To GDP – actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.
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