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Government debt in Nigeria

, Q4 2012 - Q4 2020: For that indicator, we provide data for Nigeria from Q4 2012 to Q4 2020. The average value for Nigeria during that period was 18164033.05 Million local currency units Nigerian Naira with a minimum of 7532283.52 Million local currency units Nigerian Naira in Q1 2013 and a maximum of 32915514.85 Million local currency units Nigerian Naira in Q4 2020. Click on the following link to see the values of Government debt around the world.
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Measure: Million local currency units Nigerian Naira
Source: Federal Ministry of Finance of Nigeria

Definition: General government gross debt, also known as public debt, is the nominal (face) value of total gross debt outstanding at the end of the period and consolidated between and within the government subsectors. Only core debt instruments are included, defined here as comprising (i) currency and deposits; (ii) loans; and (iii) debt securities.
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