Benin - Interest payments on external debt

Interest payments on external debt, total (INT, current US$)

The latest value for Interest payments on external debt, total (INT, current US$) in Benin was $12,374,000 as of 2011. Over the past 41 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $41,660,000 in 2008 and $1,000 in 1970.

Definition: Interest payments are actual amounts of interest paid by the borrower in foreign currency, goods, or services in the year specified. This item includes interest paid on long-term debt, IMF charges, and interest paid on short-term debt. Long-term external debt is defined as debt that has an original or extended maturity of more than one year and that is owed to nonresidents by residents of an economy and repayable in foreign currency, goods, or services. Short-term external debt is defined as debt that has an original maturity of one year or less. Available data permit no distinction between public and private nonguaranteed short-term debt. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

See also:

Year Value
1970 $1,000
1971 $970,000
1972 $576,000
1973 $432,000
1974 $798,000
1975 $820,000
1976 $936,000
1977 $859,000
1978 $2,010,000
1979 $3,114,000
1980 $14,355,000
1981 $15,684,000
1982 $16,494,000
1983 $20,869,000
1984 $24,102,000
1985 $20,743,000
1986 $29,167,000
1987 $23,546,000
1988 $14,953,000
1989 $16,889,000
1990 $16,677,000
1991 $14,717,000
1992 $12,406,000
1993 $13,617,000
1994 $19,793,000
1995 $22,763,000
1996 $17,765,000
1997 $22,042,000
1998 $25,616,000
1999 $24,986,000
2000 $21,551,000
2001 $16,945,000
2002 $25,338,000
2003 $13,458,000
2004 $15,313,000
2005 $16,278,000
2006 $14,388,000
2007 $11,787,000
2008 $41,660,000
2009 $12,284,000
2010 $13,268,000
2011 $12,374,000

Interest payments on external debt (% of exports of goods, services and primary income)

Interest payments on external debt (% of exports of goods, services and primary income) in Benin was 0.78 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 36 years was 11.14 in 1983, while its lowest value was 0.52 in 1977.

Definition: Total interest payments to exports of goods and services.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

See also:

Year Value
1974 0.67
1975 0.56
1976 0.78
1977 0.52
1978 1.20
1979 1.71
1980 5.95
1981 3.37
1982 8.50
1983 11.14
1984 8.33
1985 6.06
1986 7.61
1987 5.11
1988 4.83
1989 5.75
1990 4.43
1991 2.71
1992 2.32
1993 2.36
1994 3.54
1995 3.57
1996 2.57
1997 3.90
1998 4.36
1999 3.99
2000 3.91
2001 3.12
2002 4.08
2003 1.83
2004 1.90
2005 2.04
2006 1.47
2007 0.85
2008 2.49
2009 0.83
2010 0.78

Interest payments on external debt (% of GNI)

Interest payments on external debt (% of GNI) in Benin was 0.17 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 41 years was 2.36 in 1984, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1970.

Definition: Total interest payments to gross national income.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

See also:

Year Value
1970 0.00
1971 0.29
1972 0.14
1973 0.09
1974 0.14
1975 0.12
1976 0.13
1977 0.11
1978 0.22
1979 0.26
1980 1.02
1981 1.22
1982 1.31
1983 1.93
1984 2.36
1985 2.02
1986 2.23
1987 1.54
1988 0.94
1989 1.15
1990 0.92
1991 0.80
1992 0.79
1993 0.66
1994 1.35
1995 1.16
1996 0.82
1997 1.04
1998 1.10
1999 1.05
2000 0.96
2001 0.72
2002 0.91
2003 0.38
2004 0.38
2005 0.38
2006 0.31
2007 0.22
2008 0.62
2009 0.19
2010 0.20
2011 0.17

Interest payments on external debt, long-term (INT, current US$)

The latest value for Interest payments on external debt, long-term (INT, current US$) in Benin was $15,599,000 as of 2012. Over the past 42 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $41,073,000 in 2008 and $1,000 in 1970.

Definition: Interest payments on long-term debt are actual amounts of interest paid by the borrower in foreign currency, goods, or services in the year specified. Long-term external debt is defined as debt that has an original or extended maturity of more than one year and that is owed to nonresidents by residents of an economy and repayable in foreign currency, goods, or services. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

See also:

Year Value
1970 $1,000
1971 $970,000
1972 $576,000
1973 $432,000
1974 $798,000
1975 $820,000
1976 $936,000
1977 $859,000
1978 $1,989,000
1979 $3,079,000
1980 $2,903,000
1981 $3,107,000
1982 $5,984,000
1983 $13,673,000
1984 $17,209,000
1985 $13,924,000
1986 $21,935,000
1987 $15,111,000
1988 $7,600,000
1989 $12,121,000
1990 $13,036,000
1991 $12,124,000
1992 $10,555,000
1993 $12,020,000
1994 $18,367,000
1995 $20,558,000
1996 $15,423,000
1997 $17,316,000
1998 $20,404,000
1999 $19,247,000
2000 $16,111,000
2001 $13,544,000
2002 $21,679,000
2003 $11,351,000
2004 $13,502,000
2005 $14,087,000
2006 $12,212,000
2007 $10,365,000
2008 $41,073,000
2009 $11,630,000
2010 $12,849,000
2011 $12,017,000
2012 $15,599,000

Interest payments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (INT, current US$)

The latest value for Interest payments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (INT, current US$) in Benin was $0.00 as of 2011. Over the past 41 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $0.00 in 2011 and $0.00 in 1970.

Definition: Private nonguaranteed external debt is an external obligation of a private debtor that is not guaranteed for repayment by a public entity. Interest payments are actual amounts of interest paid by the borrower in foreign currency, goods, or services in the year specified. Long-term external debt is defined as debt that has an original or extended maturity of more than one year and that is owed to nonresidents and repayable in foreign currency, goods, or services. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

See also:

Year Value
1970 $0.00
1971 $0.00
1972 $0.00
1973 $0.00
1974 $0.00
1975 $0.00
1976 $0.00
1977 $0.00
1978 $0.00
1979 $0.00
1980 $0.00
1981 $0.00
1982 $0.00
1983 $0.00
1984 $0.00
1985 $0.00
1986 $0.00
1987 $0.00
1988 $0.00
1989 $0.00
1990 $0.00
1991 $0.00
1992 $0.00
1993 $0.00
1994 $0.00
1995 $0.00
1996 $0.00
1997 $0.00
1998 $0.00
1999 $0.00
2000 $0.00
2001 $0.00
2002 $0.00
2003 $0.00
2004 $0.00
2005 $0.00
2006 $0.00
2007 $0.00
2008 $0.00
2009 $0.00
2010 $0.00
2011 $0.00

Interest payments on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (INT, current US$)

The latest value for Interest payments on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (INT, current US$) in Benin was $12,017,000 as of 2011. Over the past 41 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $41,073,000 in 2008 and $1,000 in 1970.

Definition: Public and publicly guaranteed long-term debt are aggregated. Public debt is an external obligation of a public debtor, including the national government, a political subdivision (or an agency of either), and autonomous public bodies. Publicly guaranteed debt is an external obligation of a private debtor that is guaranteed for repayment by a public entity. Interest payments are actual amounts of interest paid by the borrower in foreign currency, goods, or services in the year specified. Long-term external debt is defined as debt that has an original or extended maturity of more than one year and that is owed to nonresidents by residents of an economy and repayable in foreign currency, goods, or services. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

See also:

Year Value
1970 $1,000
1971 $970,000
1972 $576,000
1973 $432,000
1974 $798,000
1975 $820,000
1976 $936,000
1977 $859,000
1978 $1,989,000
1979 $3,079,000
1980 $2,903,000
1981 $3,107,000
1982 $5,984,000
1983 $13,673,000
1984 $17,209,000
1985 $13,924,000
1986 $21,935,000
1987 $15,111,000
1988 $7,600,000
1989 $12,121,000
1990 $13,036,000
1991 $12,124,000
1992 $10,555,000
1993 $12,020,000
1994 $18,367,000
1995 $20,558,000
1996 $15,423,000
1997 $17,316,000
1998 $20,404,000
1999 $19,247,000
2000 $16,111,000
2001 $13,544,000
2002 $21,679,000
2003 $11,351,000
2004 $13,502,000
2005 $14,087,000
2006 $12,212,000
2007 $10,365,000
2008 $41,073,000
2009 $11,630,000
2010 $12,849,000
2011 $12,017,000

Interest payments on external debt, short-term (INT, current US$)

The latest value for Interest payments on external debt, short-term (INT, current US$) in Benin was $257,000.00 as of 2011. Over the past 41 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $12,506,000.00 in 1981 and $0.00 in 1970.

Definition: Interest payments on short-term debt are actual amounts of interest paid by the borrower in foreign currency, goods, or services in the year specified. This item includes interest paid on long-term debt, IMF charges, and interest paid on short-term debt. Short-term external debt is defined as debt that has an original maturity of one year or less. Available data permit no distinction between public and private nonguaranteed short-term debt. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

See also:

Year Value
1970 $0.00
1971 $0.00
1972 $0.00
1973 $0.00
1974 $0.00
1975 $0.00
1976 $0.00
1977 $0.00
1978 $0.00
1979 $0.00
1980 $11,400,000.00
1981 $12,506,000.00
1982 $10,440,000.00
1983 $7,129,000.00
1984 $6,864,000.00
1985 $6,762,000.00
1986 $7,176,000.00
1987 $8,388,000.00
1988 $7,321,000.00
1989 $4,750,000.00
1990 $3,589,000.00
1991 $2,500,000.00
1992 $1,741,000.00
1993 $1,420,000.00
1994 $1,299,000.00
1995 $1,859,000.00
1996 $1,657,000.00
1997 $4,250,000.00
1998 $4,748,000.00
1999 $4,780,000.00
2000 $4,470,000.00
2001 $2,732,000.00
2002 $3,045,000.00
2003 $1,539,000.00
2004 $1,160,000.00
2005 $1,590,000.00
2006 $1,590,000.00
2007 $896,000.00
2008 $400,000.00
2009 $288,000.00
2010 $122,000.00
2011 $257,000.00

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: External debt