Lesotho - Total debt service

Total debt service (% of exports of goods, services and primary income)

Total debt service (% of exports of goods, services and primary income) in Lesotho was 1.94 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 35 years was 10.16 in 1999, while its lowest value was 0.23 in 1977.

Definition: Total debt service is the sum of principal repayments and interest actually paid in foreign currency, goods, or services on long-term debt, interest paid on short-term debt, and repayments (repurchases and charges) to the IMF.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

See also:

Year Value
1975 0.71
1976 0.32
1977 0.23
1978 0.47
1979 0.87
1980 1.50
1981 1.48
1982 2.34
1983 4.72
1984 3.61
1985 6.74
1986 4.70
1987 3.52
1988 5.07
1989 4.66
1990 4.20
1991 4.49
1992 5.24
1993 5.32
1994 5.40
1995 6.09
1996 5.59
1997 6.53
1998 8.55
1999 10.16
2000 7.49
2001 8.15
2002 7.72
2003 5.46
2004 3.67
2005 5.70
2006 3.11
2007 5.95
2008 2.21
2009 2.47
2010 1.94

Total debt service (% of GNI)

Total debt service (% of GNI) in Lesotho was 1.36 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 41 years was 6.78 in 2002, while its lowest value was 0.13 in 1977.

Definition: Total debt service is the sum of principal repayments and interest actually paid in foreign currency, goods, or services on long-term debt, interest paid on short-term debt, and repayments (repurchases and charges) to the IMF.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

See also:

Year Value
1970 0.27
1971 0.39
1972 0.40
1973 0.38
1974 0.21
1975 0.43
1976 0.19
1977 0.13
1978 0.25
1979 0.48
1980 0.78
1981 0.78
1982 1.48
1983 2.91
1984 2.25
1985 3.97
1986 2.64
1987 2.19
1988 3.17
1989 2.90
1990 2.57
1991 2.67
1992 3.08
1993 3.11
1994 2.74
1995 3.42
1996 3.36
1997 4.03
1998 4.77
1999 5.07
2000 6.09
2001 6.39
2002 6.78
2003 4.58
2004 2.98
2005 4.26
2006 2.45
2007 4.86
2008 1.74
2009 1.69
2010 1.27
2011 1.36

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: External debt