$69 Trillion of World Debt in One Infographic

What share of government world debt does each country owe? See it all broken down in this stunning visualization.

Visualization type: Voronoi-style diagram

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$69 Trillion of World Debt in One Infographic

$69 Trillion of World Debt in One Infographic

Two decades ago, total government debt was estimated to sit at $20 trillion.

Since then, according to the latest figures by the IMF, the number has ballooned to $69.3 trillion with a debt to GDP ratio of 82% — the highest totals in human history.

Which countries owe the most money, and how do these figures compare?


First published: November 14, 2019 (link)

Source files included: .ai, .eps, .pdf

Data source: IMF

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