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Total central government debt % of GDP (OECD)

Data table via SPARQL Published 13 Aug 2012 Last modified 21 Jul 2021
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country period value
"Australia" "2000-01-01"^^<> "11.361"^^<>
"Australia" "2001-01-01"^^<> "9.552"^^<>
"Australia" "2002-01-01"^^<> "8.576"^^<>
"Australia" "2003-01-01"^^<> "7.549"^^<>
"Australia" "2004-01-01"^^<> "6.716"^^<>
"Australia" "2005-01-01"^^<> "6.312"^^<>
"Australia" "2006-01-01"^^<> "5.76"^^<>
"Australia" "2007-01-01"^^<> "5.181"^^<>
"Australia" "2008-01-01"^^<> "4.922"^^<>
"Australia" "2009-01-01"^^<> "8.195"^^<>

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PREFIX tableFile: <>

SELECT ?country xsd:date(concat(STR(?period),'-01-01')) AS ?period ?value
 ?GovernmentDebt tableFile:Variable "Total central government debt % of GDP" . 
 ?GovernmentDebt tableFile:Unit "Percentage" . 
 ?GovernmentDebt tableFile:Country ?country . 
 ?GovernmentDebt tableFile:period ?period . 
 ?GovernmentDebt tableFile:Value ?value . 
 ?GovernmentDebt tableFile:Flags ?Flags . 
} ORDER BY ?country ?period

Error when running query:

Error. Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/Products.ZSPARQLMethod-2.3-py2.7.egg/Products/ZSPARQLMethod/", line 287, in run_with_timeout
    ret = func(*args, **kwargs)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/Products.ZSPARQLMethod-2.3-py2.7.egg/Products/ZSPARQLMethod/", line 215, in query_and_get_result
    result = sparql.query(*args, timeout = kwargs.get("timeout", 0) or 0)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/sparql_client-3.8-py2.7.egg/", line 747, in query
    return s.query(query, timeout, raw=raw)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/sparql_client-3.8-py2.7.egg/", line 416, in query
    return q.query(query, timeout, raw=raw)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/sparql_client-3.8-py2.7.egg/", line 571, in query
    response = self._request(statement, timeout)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/sparql_client-3.8-py2.7.egg/", line 561, in _request
    response = self._build_response(query, opener, buf, timeout)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/sparql_client-3.8-py2.7.egg/", line 543, in _build_response
    timeout if timeout > 0 else None)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/sparql_client-3.8-py2.7.egg/", line 514, in _get_response
    response =, timeout=timeout)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/", line 429, in open
    response = self._open(req, data)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/", line 447, in _open
    '_open', req)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/", line 407, in _call_chain
    result = func(*args)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/", line 1241, in https_open
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/", line 1198, in do_open
    raise URLError(err)
URLError: <urlopen error [SSL: CERTIFICATE_VERIFY_FAILED] certificate verify failed (_ssl.c:727)>


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