Residual, debt stock-flow reconciliation (current US$)
Definition: The residual difference, i.e. the change in stock not explained by any of the factors identified under debt stock-flow reconciliation, is calculated as the sum of identified accounts minus the change in stock. Where the latter is large it can, in some cases, serve as an illustration of the inconsistencies in the reported data. More often however, it can be explained by specific borrowing phenomenon in individual countries. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
Description: The map below shows how Residual, debt stock-flow reconciliation (current US$) varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the world is China, with a value of 73,647,060,000.00. The country with the lowest value in the world is Brazil, with a value of -20,500,220,000.00.
Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.
Aggregation method: Sum