Thailand - Central government debt

Central government debt, total (current LCU)

The value for Central government debt, total (current LCU) in Thailand was 4,847,860,000,000.00 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 5,235,050,000,000.00 in 2014 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 1989.

Definition: Debt is the entire stock of direct government fixed-term contractual obligations to others outstanding on a particular date. It includes domestic and foreign liabilities such as currency and money deposits, securities other than shares, and loans. It is the gross amount of government liabilities reduced by the amount of equity and financial derivatives held by the government. Because debt is a stock rather than a flow, it is measured as of a given date, usually the last day of the fiscal year.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files.

Year Value
1989 0.00
1990 402,815,000,000.00
1991 335,026,000,000.00
1992 307,975,000,000.00
1993 267,152,000,000.00
1994 210,028,000,000.00
1995 194,436,000,000.00
1996 170,399,000,000.00
1997 218,630,000,000.00
1998 501,649,000,000.00
1999 958,242,000,000.00
2000 1,113,570,000,000.00
2001 1,313,710,000,000.00
2002 1,734,930,000,000.00
2003 1,708,580,000,000.00
2004 1,696,590,000,000.00
2005 1,938,490,000,000.00
2006 2,048,130,000,000.00
2007 2,086,960,000,000.00
2008 2,179,230,000,000.00
2009 2,586,510,000,000.00
2010 2,907,480,000,000.00
2011 3,180,860,000,000.00
2012 3,515,010,000,000.00
2013 4,492,130,000,000.00
2014 5,235,050,000,000.00
2015 4,847,860,000,000.00

Central government debt, total (% of GDP)

Central government debt, total (% of GDP) in Thailand was 35.46 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 39.65 in 2014, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1989.

Definition: Debt is the entire stock of direct government fixed-term contractual obligations to others outstanding on a particular date. It includes domestic and foreign liabilities such as currency and money deposits, securities other than shares, and loans. It is the gross amount of government liabilities reduced by the amount of equity and financial derivatives held by the government. Because debt is a stock rather than a flow, it is measured as of a given date, usually the last day of the fiscal year.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

See also:

Year Value
1989 0.00
1990 18.45
1991 13.37
1992 10.88
1993 8.19
1994 5.69
1995 4.61
1996 3.67
1997 4.64
1998 10.67
1999 20.01
2000 21.96
2001 24.58
2002 30.07
2003 27.05
2004 24.40
2005 25.46
2006 24.38
2007 22.99
2008 22.45
2009 26.78
2010 26.90
2011 28.13
2012 28.44
2013 34.77
2014 39.65
2015 35.46

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance