State and local government debt in the United States as a percentage of Gross Domestic product Product in the 2015 fiscal year, by state

State and local debt in the U.S. as a percentage of GDP in 2015, by state This graph shows state and local government debt in the United States as a percentage of Gross Domestic Product for the 2015 fiscal year, by state. In 2015, total state and local government debt in the state of New York amounted to 23.9 percent of the annual Gross Domestic Product of the state.
The national debt of the United Stated can be found here.
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StateDebt as a percentage of State GDP
New York23.9%
South Carolina21.5%
Kentucky20.9%
Rhode Island20.9%
Nevada20.3%
Illinois19.2%
Massachusetts19.1%
Kansas18.7%
Hawaii18.4%
Connecticut18.3%
Washington18.2%
Colorado17.9%
Pennsylvania17.9%
New Jersey17.7%
Texas17.2%
Alaska17%
California16.9%
Florida16.8%
Louisiana16.6%
New Mexico16.6%
Arizona16.4%
Michigan16.2%
Oregon16.1%
Missouri16%
Minnesota15.7%
Indiana15.2%
Vermont15.1%
Alabama15.1%
Wisconsin14.6%
New Hampshire14.5%
West Virginia14.3%
Ohio14.1%
Tennessee14.1%
Arkansas14%
Maryland13.9%
Maine13.8%
Nebraska13.7%
Utah13.6%
Virginia13.5%
Mississippi13.4%
South Dakota12.4%
District of Columbia11.5%
Georgia11.2%
Montana11.2%
Delaware11.1%
North Dakota10.8%
Iowa10.5%
Oklahoma10.1%
North Carolina10%
Idaho9.7%
Wyoming5%
StateDebt as a percentage of State GDP
New York23.9%
South Carolina21.5%
Kentucky20.9%
Rhode Island20.9%
Nevada20.3%
Illinois19.2%
Massachusetts19.1%
Kansas18.7%
Hawaii18.4%
Connecticut18.3%
Washington18.2%
Colorado17.9%
Pennsylvania17.9%
New Jersey17.7%
Texas17.2%
Alaska17%
California16.9%
Florida16.8%
Louisiana16.6%
New Mexico16.6%
Arizona16.4%
Michigan16.2%
Oregon16.1%
Missouri16%
Minnesota15.7%
Indiana15.2%
Vermont15.1%
Alabama15.1%
Wisconsin14.6%
New Hampshire14.5%
West Virginia14.3%
Ohio14.1%
Tennessee14.1%
Arkansas14%
Maryland13.9%
Maine13.8%
Nebraska13.7%
Utah13.6%
Virginia13.5%
Mississippi13.4%
South Dakota12.4%
District of Columbia11.5%
Georgia11.2%
Montana11.2%
Delaware11.1%
North Dakota10.8%
Iowa10.5%
Oklahoma10.1%
North Carolina10%
Idaho9.7%
Wyoming5%
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This graph shows state and local government debt in the United States as a percentage of Gross Domestic Product for the 2015 fiscal year, by state. In 2015, total state and local government debt in the state of New York amounted to 23.9 percent of the annual Gross Domestic Product of the state.
The national debt of the United Stated can be found here.
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Release date
October 2017
Region
United States
Survey time period
Fiscal year 2015
Supplementary notes
The fiscal year is the accounting period for the federal government which begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends.

Figures were calculated by Statista using GDP figures for each state from the Bureau of Economic Analysis which can be found here.

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