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
US Dollar Reigns Supreme For Developing World, But Not For Long – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 1/22/2017 1:01:01 AM
Developing nations overleverage their economies to external foreign debt, most often ... are only so many physical dollars in circulation. A run on the world’s dollar supply by all countries in tandem could see a sudden unwelcome surge in the currency ...
Ghana’s public debt reaches GHC120 billion
Ghana Web - 1/22/2017 5:11:34 AM
The GHC120 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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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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 ...
Ringgit movement to track external developments: WB
My sinchew - 1/16/2017 7:56:10 AM
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 16 (Bernama) -- The ringgit's movement will likely be driven by external ... day World Bank conference on 'Enhancing the Quality of Service Delivery', here today. He maintained that Malaysia's currency was still strong as the country ...
Guyana at risk of external debt crisis
Stabroek News - 7/19/2015 9:19:22 AM
Guyana is among several countries at risk of a government external debt crisis, according to a report released this month by UK-based non-governmental movement Jubilee Debt Campaign. The report, ‘The new debt trap – How the response to the last global ...
IMF projects rise in world output
chronicle.co.zw - 1/17/2017 10:06:49 PM
World ... debt, unhedged foreign liabilities, or heavy reliance on short-term borrowing to fund longer-term investments must adopt stronger risk management practices and contain balance sheet mismatches,” said the report. In low-income countries that ...
These are the Countries with the Biggest Debt Slaves, and Americans Are Only in 10th place
wolfstreet.com - 1/22/2017 9:07:47 AM
Nor for the global rankings of debt slaves ... This – 10th place – is where American debt slaves fit in. So we barely measure up. Note that household debt in some of the European debt-crisis countries, such as Italy, Spain, and Greece, is by comparison ...