Sri Lanka Government Debt to GDP
Jul 18, 2011 6:17:00 AM - tradingeconomics.com
The Government Debt in Sri Lanka was last reported at 85.0 percent of the country´s GDP. From 1990 until 2007, Sri Lanka's average Government Debt to GDP was 95.03 percent reaching an historical high of 103.20 percent in December of 2001 and a record low of 85.00 percent in December of 2007. Generally, Government debt as a percent of GDP is used by investors to measure Sri Lanka's ability to make future payments on its debt, thus affecting Sri Lanka's borrowing costs and government bond yields. This page includes a chart with historical data for Sri Lanka's General Government Gross Debt as a percent of GDP.