Niger - Average maturity on new external debt commitments (years)

The value for Average maturity on new external debt commitments (years) in Niger was 29.36 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 46 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 43.45 in 1986 and a minimum value of 17.06 in 1981.

Definition: Maturity is the number of years to original maturity date, which is the sum of grace and repayment periods. Grace period for principal is the period from the date of signature of the loan or the issue of the financial instrument to the first repayment of principal. The repayment period is the period from the first to last repayment of principal. To obtain the average, the maturity for all public and publicly guaranteed loans have been weighted by the amounts of the loans. Public debt is an external obligation of a public debtor, including the national government, a political subdivision (or an agency of either), and autonomous public bodies. Publicly guaranteed debt is an external obligation of a private debtor that is guaranteed for repayment by a public entity.

Source: World Bank, International Debt Statistics.

See also:

Year Value
1970 39.71
1971 43.39
1972 23.32
1973 40.63
1974 35.48
1975 43.10
1976 41.57
1977 28.67
1978 17.67
1979 21.51
1980 18.29
1981 17.06
1982 23.22
1983 28.14
1984 30.66
1985 31.29
1986 43.45
1987 35.88
1988 31.29
1989 29.17
1990 31.93
1991 31.30
1992 28.51
1993 33.99
1994 36.02
1995 33.51
1996 37.79
1997 36.26
1998 41.27
1999 21.43
2000 36.50
2001 35.89
2002 31.90
2003 41.27
2004 31.39
2005 35.09
2006 35.96
2007 28.45
2008 25.56
2009 32.23
2010 32.41
2011 35.48
2012 33.75
2013 22.90
2014 28.17
2015 25.31
2016 29.36

Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: External debt