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Definition: This entry gives the dollar value for the stock of all financial assets that are available to the central monetary authority for use in meeting a country's balance of payments needs as of the end-date of the period specified. This category includes not only foreign currency and gold, but also a country's holdings of Special Drawing Rights in the International Monetary Fund, and its reserve position in the Fund.

Description: The map displayed here shows how Reserves of foreign exchange and gold varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014

See also: Reserves of foreign exchange and gold bar chart

 

Country NameReserves of foreign exchange and gold (US$)Year of Estimate
China3,820,999,933,9522013
Japan1,267,999,965,1842012
Saudi Arabia739,500,032,0002013
Switzerland536,299,995,1362013
Russia515,599,990,7842013
Taiwan414,499,995,6482013
Brazil378,300,006,4002013
Korea, South341,799,993,3442013
Hong Kong311,199,989,7602013
India295,000,014,8482013
Singapore273,099,997,1842013
Germany248,899,993,6002012
France198,700,007,4242012
Algeria192,500,006,9122013
Italy181,700,001,7922012
Thailand167,199,997,9522013
Mexico167,100,006,4002013
United States150,199,992,3202012
Malaysia139,400,003,5842013
Libya120,900,001,7922013
Turkey117,600,002,0482013
Poland107,800,002,5602013
Denmark89,500,000,2562013
United Kingdom87,480,000,5122013
Philippines85,039,996,9282013
Indonesia83,450,003,4562013
Israel80,739,999,7442013
Netherlands71,950,000,1282013
Iraq71,239,999,4882013
Canada68,550,000,6402012
Iran68,060,000,2562013
Peru65,150,001,1522013
United Arab Emirates58,040,000,5122013
Czech Republic56,220,000,2562013
Sweden52,230,000,6402012
Lebanon51,949,998,0802013
Norway51,860,000,7682012
Spain50,589,999,1042012
Australia48,799,997,9522013
Romania48,780,001,2802013
South Africa48,460,001,2802013
Niger47,700,000,7682013
Nigeria47,700,000,7682013
Colombia43,740,000,2562013
Qatar40,090,001,4082013
Chile39,890,001,9202013
Hungary38,490,001,4082013
Angola37,939,998,7202013
Kuwait34,350,000,1282013
Argentina33,649,999,8722013
Vietnam32,490,000,3842013
Belgium30,769,999,8722012
Kazakhstan29,340,000,2562013
Austria27,210,000,3842012
Portugal22,659,999,7442012
Turkmenistan22,350,000,1282013
Ukraine21,949,999,1042013
Venezuela21,149,999,1042013
Bulgaria20,689,999,8722013
New Zealand20,010,000,3842013
Morocco19,160,000,5122013
Oman17,699,999,7442013
Egypt17,029,999,6162013
Uzbekistan16,999,999,4882013
Uruguay16,320,000,0002013
Macau16,149,999,6162013
Serbia15,870,000,1282013
Bangladesh15,740,000,2562013
Bolivia14,430,000,1282013
Azerbaijan13,080,000,5122013
Jordan11,829,999,6162013
Croatia11,459,999,7442013
Pakistan11,180,000,2562013
Finland10,599,999,4882013
Lithuania10,369,999,8722013
Trinidad and Tobago10,069,999,6162013
Burma8,278,000,1282013
Tunisia8,112,999,9362013
Botswana7,933,000,1922013
Costa Rica7,406,000,1282013
Greece7,255,000,0642012
Latvia7,219,999,7442013
Sri Lanka7,200,000,0002013
Guatemala7,118,000,1282013
Nepal6,574,000,1282014
Paraguay6,336,000,0002013
Ghana6,016,000,0002013
Afghanistan5,983,000,0642012
Bahrain5,933,000,1922013
Iceland5,603,999,7442013
Kenya5,541,000,1922013
Yemen5,537,999,8722013
Cambodia5,415,000,0642013
Congo, Republic of the5,239,000,0642013
Bosnia and Herzegovina5,001,999,8722014
Cuba4,992,999,9362013
Belarus4,512,999,9362013
Dominican Republic4,378,999,8082013
Tanzania4,343,000,0642013
Cote d'Ivoire4,084,999,9362013
Equatorial Guinea4,027,000,0642013
Uganda3,579,000,0642013
Ethiopia3,382,000,1282013
Cameroon3,352,999,9362013
Georgia3,316,999,9362013
Mauritius3,286,000,1282013
Mozambique2,990,000,1282013
Papua New Guinea2,926,000,1282013
El Salvador2,855,000,0642013
Zambia2,832,999,9362013
Albania2,827,000,0642013
Moldova2,814,000,1282013
Macedonia2,747,000,0642013
Panama2,665,999,8722013
Ecuador2,624,999,9362012
Gabon2,470,000,1282013
Honduras2,414,000,1282013
Namibia2,267,000,0642013
Slovakia2,257,999,8722013
Kyrgyzstan2,199,000,0642013
Senegal2,150,000,1282013
Nicaragua1,992,999,9362013
Jamaica1,900,000,0002013
Syria1,895,000,0642013
Armenia1,863,000,0642013
Ireland1,707,000,0642012
Congo, Democratic Republic of the1,582,000,0002013
Rwanda1,354,000,0002013
Haiti1,335,000,0642013
Chad1,304,000,0002013
Madagascar1,248,999,9362013
Burkina Faso1,115,000,0642013
Tajikistan1,072,000,0002013
Suriname1,008,000,0002012
Luxembourg991,000,0002012
Fiji963,699,9682013
Slovenia889,000,0002012
Lesotho857,900,0322013
Guyana854,700,0322013
Laos845,400,0002013
Bahamas, The830,000,0002013
Swaziland801,400,0002013
Benin720,300,0322013
Barbados712,600,0002013
Togo531,400,0002013
Zimbabwe437,000,0002013
Cape Verde426,200,0002013
Montenegro400,000,0002011
Malta377,000,0002013
Estonia372,300,0002013
Malawi364,200,0002013
Seychelles362,400,0002013
Burundi314,600,0002013
San Marino308,600,0002012
Belize273,000,0002013
Gambia, The251,200,0002013
Sudan202,200,0002013
Eritrea192,900,0002013
Guinea183,100,0002013
Vanuatu174,200,0002013
Samoa168,700,0002012
Tonga147,100,0002013
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines115,000,0002013
Dominica90,000,0002013
Sao Tome and Principe46,600,0002013
Kiribati8,370,0002010
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