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
Yameen dismisses concern over debt as Maldives turns to global bond markets
maldivesindependent.com - 1/23/2017 1:52:56 PM
President Abdulla Yameen has dismissed concern over risks posed to the Maldivian economy by growing public debt as the country prepares for its first foray into global bond market ... Yameen said external debt was necessary for an unprecedented ...
Countries With The Best External Debt To GNI Ratios
worldatlas.com - 8/1/2016 11:54:11 PM
Countries With Low External Debt Relative to Gross National Income According to the IMF and the World Bank, external debt sustainability depends on a country’s ability to “bring the net present value (NPV) of external public debt down to around 150 per ...
Maldives External Debt Under Control, No Urgent Need for Talks With Opposition: Mohamed Shainee
thewire.in - 1/23/2017 10:39:39 AM
Maldives cabinet minister and foreign secretary speak to The Wire about the country’s relations ... Recently, World Bank and IMF repeatedly warned that Maldives could be piling up excessive debt that could exceed 120% of the GDP in three years.
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 ...
Ghana’s debt stock now GH¢120 billion
businessworldghana.com - 1/21/2017 7:10:16 PM
The GH¢120 billion public debts put the country’s debt-to-GDP ratio at 71.9 percent for November ending. External Debt accounted for about $66 billion of the debt, with local component accounting for $53 billion. The report puts the end-of -year-cedi ...
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 ...
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.
Global Development Finance 2012 : External Debt of Developing Countries
openknowledge.worldbank.org - 10/1/2016 11:53:25 PM
The data and analysis presented in this edition of global development finance are based on actual flows and debt related transactions for 2010 reported to the World Bank Debtor Reporting System (DRS) by 129 developing countries. The reports confirm that in ...
Which countries have no external debt?
www.quora.com - 9/12/2015 11:59:02 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 ...
How Chinese debt differs from that of the US and Japan
theindianeconomist.com - 1/18/2017 11:53:00 PM
During the Great Recession, China’s huge stimulus boosted confidence, supported the infrastructure drive, and prevented a global depression ... be seen in the light of external debt (foreign debt), which is the total debt a country owes to foreign ...
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 ...
World Bank says principal repayments on external debt for Caribbean countries exceed lending inflows
m.jamaicaobserver.com - 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 ...
World debt tables 1990-91 : external debt of developing countries - supplement (English)
documents.worldbank.org - 8/30/1991 11:55:15 PM
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Oman can weather the 2017 storm, predict global experts
Times of Oman - 1/23/2017 7:22:13 PM
And if oil prices continue to rally, the country’s OMR3bn deficit could also be slashed, some believe. The experts firmly backing Oman with a dossier of fiscal evidence come from the world’s leading ... low public and external debt, strong balance ...
IMF Survey: Assessing Debt Levels in Poorer Countries
International Monetary Fund - 3/28/2012 7:57:26 PM
Under the framework, the IMF and World Bank produce a joint debt sustainability analysis (DSA) for all low-income countries, generally on an annual basis. Each DSA yields a rating denoting the risk of external public debt distress. Since introduction of ...