Tunisia - Debt service

Debt service (PPG and IMF only, % of exports of goods, services and primary income)

Debt service (PPG and IMF only, % of exports of goods, services and primary income) in Tunisia was 9.18 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 35 years was 29.79 in 1987, while its lowest value was 6.58 in 2008.

Definition: Debt service is the sum of principle repayments and interest actually paid in foreign currency, goods, or services. This series differs from the standard debt to exports series. It covers only long-term public and publicly guaranteed debt and repayments (repurchases and charges) to the IMF. Data for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) are from HIPC Initiative's Status of Implementation Report.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

See also:

Year Value
1976 7.62
1977 11.11
1978 13.10
1979 12.23
1980 13.79
1981 14.67
1982 15.99
1983 19.49
1984 23.28
1985 24.83
1986 28.92
1987 29.79
1988 22.88
1989 23.01
1990 25.56
1991 24.76
1992 20.64
1993 21.22
1994 19.52
1995 17.27
1996 16.84
1997 15.99
1998 15.52
1999 16.06
2000 20.55
2001 13.11
2002 14.13
2003 13.48
2004 13.74
2005 11.51
2006 13.40
2007 10.29
2008 6.58
2009 9.08
2010 8.60
2011 9.18

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: External debt