Uganda - Average grant element on new external debt commitments

Average grant element on new external debt commitments (%)

The value for Average grant element on new external debt commitments (%) in Uganda was 64.44 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 82.37 in 2003 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 1970.

Definition: The grant element of a loan is the grant equivalent expressed as a percentage of the amount committed. It is used as a measure of the overall cost of borrowing. To obtain the average, the grant elements for all public and publicly guaranteed loans have been weighted by the amounts of the loans. The grant equivalent of a loan is its commitment (present) value, less the discounted present value of its contractual debt service; conventionally, future service payments are discounted at 10 percent. Commitments cover the total amount of loans for which contracts were signed in the year specified. 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. Data for private nonguaranteed debt are not available.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

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Year Value
1970 0.00
1971 57.72
1972 52.86
1973 12.15
1974 41.36
1975 56.38
1976 11.18
1977 33.92
1978 30.53
1979 38.53
1980 40.01
1981 27.86
1982 51.38
1983 55.55
1984 58.91
1985 49.02
1986 20.50
1987 42.37
1988 68.65
1989 45.67
1990 68.38
1991 64.20
1992 68.61
1993 67.11
1994 78.72
1995 79.35
1996 80.55
1997 79.77
1998 80.06
1999 80.34
2000 74.93
2001 80.07
2002 77.75
2003 82.37
2004 62.83
2005 82.00
2006 80.12
2007 80.13
2008 80.55
2009 77.93
2010 82.03
2011 64.44

Average grant element on new external debt commitments, official (%)

The value for Average grant element on new external debt commitments, official (%) in Uganda was 64.44 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 85.00 in 1972 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 1970.

Definition: The grant element of a loan is the grant equivalent expressed as a percentage of the amount committed. It is used as a measure of the overall cost of borrowing. To obtain the average, the grant elements for all public and publicly guaranteed loans have been weighted by the amounts of the loans. The grant equivalent of a loan is its commitment (present) value, less the discounted present value of its contractual debt service; conventionally, future service payments are discounted at 10 percent. Commitments cover the total amount of loans for which contracts were signed in the year specified. Debt from official creditors includes loans from international organizations (multilateral loans) and loans from governments (bilateral loans). Loans from international organization include loans and credits from the World Bank, regional development banks, and other multilateral and intergovernmental agencies. Excluded are loans from funds administered by an international organization on behalf of a single donor government; these are classified as loans from governments. Government loans include loans from governments and their agencies (including central banks), loans from autonomous bodies, and direct loans from official export credit agencies.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

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Year Value
1970 0.00
1971 73.30
1972 85.00
1973 16.82
1974 61.01
1975 61.31
1976 17.79
1977 31.31
1978 31.09
1979 53.21
1980 61.92
1981 28.22
1982 66.14
1983 62.64
1984 67.09
1985 60.39
1986 27.46
1987 60.53
1988 75.56
1989 53.01
1990 74.89
1991 65.04
1992 69.11
1993 69.56
1994 78.72
1995 79.35
1996 80.55
1997 79.77
1998 80.06
1999 80.68
2000 76.65
2001 80.07
2002 77.78
2003 82.37
2004 62.83
2005 82.00
2006 80.12
2007 80.13
2008 80.55
2009 77.93
2010 82.03
2011 64.44

Average grant element on new external debt commitments, private (%)

The value for Average grant element on new external debt commitments, private (%) in Uganda was 0.00 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 44.91 in 1977 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 1970.

Definition: The grant element of a loan is the grant equivalent expressed as a percentage of the amount committed. It is used as a measure of the overall cost of borrowing. To obtain the average, the grant elements for all public and publicly guaranteed loans have been weighted by the amounts of the loans. The grant equivalent of a loan is its commitment (present) value, less the discounted present value of its contractual debt service; conventionally, future service payments are discounted at 10 percent. Commitments cover the total amount of loans for which contracts were signed in the year specified. Debt from private creditors include bonds that are either publicly issued or privately placed; commercial bank loans from private banks and other private financial institutions; and other private credits from manufacturers, exporters, and other suppliers of goods, and bank credits covered by a guarantee of an export credit agency.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

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Year Value
1970 0.00
1971 12.32
1972 12.51
1973 8.45
1974 19.84
1975 7.46
1976 8.97
1977 44.91
1978 30.39
1979 14.47
1980 6.41
1981 18.68
1982 5.21
1983 8.59
1984 24.37
1985 12.30
1986 10.50
1987 3.81
1988 4.61
1989 11.42
1990 8.80
1991 0.76
1992 9.53
1993 11.95
1994 0.00
1995 0.00
1996 0.00
1997 0.00
1998 0.00
1999 19.39
2000 9.56
2001 0.00
2002 2.26
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

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: External debt