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 and Domestic Debt: Edo debt profile is the lowest in South-South
Nigerian Observer Online Edition - 3/29/2017 4:43:24 AM
Of the country’s foreign debt, $7,988,221,870 came from multilateral agencies, including the World Bank and the African Development ... the top spots on the list of foreign debtors. If Nigeria external debt accounts for 20% of Nigeria debt profile ...
Upbeat mood drives record emerging market sovereign debt sales
Financial Times - 3/30/2017 7:15:31 PM
Emerging market countries sold record levels of government debt in the first quarter of this year, taking advantage of a surge in optimism towards the developing world as trade grows at its fastest rate for seven years and inflationary pressures ebb.
External debt up 3.4% yoy in January
The Jakarta Post - 3/17/2017 10:05:26 AM
saying it wants to ensure that the borrowings play a significant role in the country's development without triggering risks that may affect macroeconomic stability. "Bank Indonesia sees that the external debt development in January remained healthy but ...
10 Countries With The Highest External Debt Stocks Relative To GNI
worldatlas.com - 7/25/2016 11:55:19 PM
Several countries in the developing world have external debt stocks approaching, if not in excess of, their respective Gross National Incomes. Construction projects in Ulaan Baatar and other parts of Mongolia are often financed with external debt stocks.
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 ...
The Offender of the Free World
New York Times - 3/28/2017 4:51:44 AM
Trump’s United States of America has become an unserious country, the offender of the free world. The German debt to the United States is vast ... Its democratic shortfall, weak external borders and shared currency mistakes have contributed to a ...
NG debt up P6.208 T as of end-February
Philstar - 3/30/2017 10:18:39 AM
Debt sourced externally, likewise, rose 2.8 percent in February from P2.162 trillion as of end-January. The BTr attributed the increase to peso’s depreciation against the dollar, which increased the peso value of the country’s external debt by P21.64 ...
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 ...
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.