Definition: This entry gives the total public and private debt owed to nonresidents repayable in foreign currency, goods, or services. These figures are calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Debt - external map
External debt servicing gulps $1.62bn in five years
Punch - 3/27/2017 1:18:11 AM
Amid attempts by the country to borrow more from external sources ... In 2016, 44 per cent of the debt service commitments were for multilateral loans. These include loans secured from the World Bank Group, the African Development Bank Group, Arab Bank ...
Countries Where The Majority Of External Debt Is Owed To Multilateral Entities
worldatlas.com - 3/14/2017 11:59:21 PM
Many countries in the developing world have seen most of their external debt owed to multilateral organizations. The International Monetary Fund is one of the prime organizations lending money to countries for various purposes. Multilateral entities refer ...
Malawi: IMF Asks Malawi Government to Tame Domestic Debt
AllAfrica - 3/25/2017 6:52:49 PM
World Bank country manager Laura Kullenberg once observed that the challenge for Malawi is that unlike external debt which can be written off, domestic debt is unlikely to ever see relief. "Malawi received substantial external debt relief in 2006 under the ...
U.S. Tops List of Countries with the Largest External Debt
Seeking Alpha - 6/21/2009 10:56:59 AM
The World Bank maintains the database of Gross External Debt Positions of countries.The top five countries with the largest external debt are as follows: The USA is the biggest debtor country with a total of $13.6 Trillion at the end of 2008. On a year ...
Countries Overloaded With Debt
CNBC - 10/28/2009 10:40:00 AM
The first time this analysis was published on CNBC.com, it stirred angst from Ireland over the numbers, as the country was a significant outlier in the final data. A further breakdown of the country's external debt data, provided by the World Bank ...
Global Development Finance 2011 : External Debt of Developing Countries
openknowledge.worldbank.org - 9/27/2016 11:58:10 PM
The World Bank's Debtor Reporting System (DRS), from which the aggregates and country tables presented in this report are drawn, was established in 1951. The debt crisis of the 1980s brought increased attention to debt statistics and to the World debt ...
Russia set to repay all Soviet Union's foreign debt
Emirates247 - 3/27/2017 9:24:57 AM
The payment "completes the settlement of the external public debt of the former ... Russia has also allowed itself the luxury of cancelling some country's debts, with Cuba the latest in 2014. The remaining debt chiefly consisted of "commercial" debts ...
Which countries have no external debt?
www.quora.com - 9/20/2015 11:56:43 PM
Norway is an interesting country in this regard. They have the largest capital reserve per capita in the world, which is primarily held in the sovereign wealth fund created off the back of North Sea oil receipts. Norway does have external government debt ...
Map of World Countries by External Debt Stocks (% of GNI)
mapsofworld.com - 12/29/1970 11:53:01 PM
Total external debt stocks to gross national income. Total external debt is debt owed to nonresidents repayable in currency, goods, or services. Total external debt is the sum of public, publicly guaranteed, and private nonguaranteed long-term debt, use of ...
World Bank says principal repayments on external debt for Caribbean countries exceed lending inflows
Jamaica Observer - 12/15/2016 11:57:32 PM
WASHINGTON, United States – For the first time since the financial crisis, the World Bank says principal repayments on external debt held by low- and middle-income countries, such as those in the Caribbean, exceeded lending inflows. According to the bank ...
A developing world of debt
The Guardian - 5/16/2012 10:16:46 AM
Data in the World Bank's global development finance 2012 report (pdf) shows total external debt stocks owed by developing countries increased by $437bn over 12 months to stand at $4tn at the end of 2010, the latest period for which data is available.
QEDS: Quarterly External Debt Statistics
datatopics.worldbank.org - 3/20/2017 9:36:14 PM
QEDS metadata as provided to the World Bank by the respective country. Please note that metadata is not ... with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), launched the new Quarterly External Debt Statistics (QEDS) SDDS and GDDS database inline with the ...
World debt tables - first supplement : external debt of developing countries (English)
documents.worldbank.org - 4/29/1984 11:54:09 PM
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Global Development Finance 2011: External Debt of Developing Countries
barnesandnoble.com - 12/13/2010 11:53:54 PM
Global Development Finance 2011: External Debt of Developing Countries is a continuation of the World Bank's publications Global Development Finance, Volume II (1997 through 2009) and the earlier World Debt Tables (1973 through 1996). As in previous years ...