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Qatar Public Debt

Qatar Public Debt

Public Debt in Qatar

Public debt in Qatar averaged 47.7% of GDP in the decade up to 2022, which was above the average for the Middle East & North Africa region at 40.7% of GDP. In 2022, Qatar's public debt was 42.4% of GDP. For more public debt information, visit our dedicated page.

Qatar Public Debt Chart

Note: This chart displays Public Debt (% of GDP) for Qatar from 2013 to 2022.
Source: IMF.

Qatar Public Debt Data

2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Public Debt (% of GDP) 52.2 62.1 72.6 58.4 42.4
Consensus Forecasts and Projections for the next ten years

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