About This Statistic
The statistic shows the national debt in EU countries in the 4th quarter of 2016 in relation to the gross domestic product (GDP). The data refer to the entire state and are comprised of the debts of central government, provinces, municipalities, local authorities and social security. In the fourth quarter of 2016, Greece's national debt amounted to 179 percent of the gross domestic product. The overall EU GDP amounted to almost 14 trillion euros in 2014.