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Debt - external

Debt - external

This entry gives the total public and private debt owed to nonresidents repayable in internationally accepted currencies, goods, or services. These figures are calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms.

RankCountryDebt - externalDate of Information
1United States$ 15,930,000,000,00031 December 2012
2European Union$ 15,500,000,000,00031 December 2012
3United Kingdom$ 10,090,000,000,00031 December 2012
4Germany$ 5,719,000,000,00031 December 2012
5France$ 5,165,000,000,00031 December 2012
6Japan$ 3,024,000,000,00031 December 2012
7Luxembourg$ 2,643,000,000,00031 December 2012
8Italy$ 2,493,000,000,00031 December 2012 est.
9Netherlands$ 2,487,000,000,00031 December 2012
10Spain$ 2,311,000,000,00031 December 2012
11Ireland$ 2,163,000,000,00031 December 2012
12Switzerland$ 1,563,000,000,00031 December 2012
13Australia$ 1,497,000,000,00031 December 2012 est.
14Belgium$ 1,424,000,000,00031 December 2012
15Canada$ 1,326,000,000,00031 December 2012
16Singapore$ 1,174,000,000,00031 December 2012 est.
17Hong Kong$ 1,047,000,000,00031 December 2012 est.
18Sweden$ 1,034,000,000,00031 December 2012
19Austria$ 808,100,000,00031 December 2012
20China$ 770,800,000,00031 December 2012 est.
21Norway$ 659,100,000,00031 December 2012
22Russia$ 631,800,000,00031 December 2012 est.
23Finland$ 599,300,000,00031 December 2012
24Denmark$ 587,600,000,00031 December 2012
25Greece$ 576,600,000,00031 December 2012
26Portugal$ 508,300,000,00031 December 2012
27Brazil$ 428,300,000,00031 December 2012 est.
28Korea, South$ 413,400,000,00031 December 2012 est.
29India$ 376,300,000,00031 December 2012 est.
30Poland$ 364,200,000,00031 December 2012 est.
31Mexico$ 352,900,000,00031 December 2012 est.
32Turkey$ 336,900,000,00031 December 2012 est.
33Indonesia$ 251,200,000,00031 December 2012 est.
34Hungary$ 202,000,000,00031 December 2012 est.
35United Arab Emirates$ 163,800,000,00031 December 2012 est.
36Argentina$ 141,100,000,00031 December 2012 est.
37South Africa$ 137,500,000,00031 December 2012 est.
38Kazakhstan$ 137,100,000,00031 December 2012 est.
39Ukraine$ 135,000,000,00031 December 2012 est.
40Qatar$ 134,800,000,00031 December 2012 est.
41Saudi Arabia$ 134,000,000,00031 December 2012 est.
42Thailand$ 133,700,000,00031 December 2012 est.
43Romania$ 132,100,000,00031 December 2012 est.
44Taiwan$ 125,700,000,00031 December 2012 est.
45Cyprus$ 106,500,000,00031 December 2011 est.
46Chile$ 104,600,000,00031 December 2012 est.
47Iceland$ 100,200,000,00031 December 2012
48Malaysia$ 99,930,000,00031 December 2012 est.
49Czech Republic$ 98,950,000,00031 December 2012 est.
50Israel$ 94,340,000,00031 December 2012 est.
51New Zealand$ 90,160,000,00031 December 2012 est.
52Colombia$ 82,420,000,00031 December 2012 est.
53Venezuela$ 75,750,000,00031 December 2012 est.
54Philippines$ 74,870,000,00031 December 2012 est.
55Slovakia$ 68,440,000,00031 December 2012 est.
56Croatia$ 65,230,000,00031 December 2012 est.
57Puerto Rico$ 56,820,000,00031 December 2010 est.
58Pakistan$ 56,190,000,00031 December 2012 est.
59Slovenia$ 53,880,000,00031 December 2012
60Vietnam$ 53,080,000,00031 December 2012 est.
61Peru$ 52,590,000,00031 December 2012 est.
62Bulgaria$ 50,540,000,00031 December 2012 est.
63Iraq$ 50,260,000,00031 December 2012 est.
64Malta$ 45,770,000,00031 December 2012
65Latvia$ 39,810,000,00031 December 2012 est.
66Sudan$ 39,630,000,00031 December 2012 est.
67Egypt$ 38,920,000,00031 December 2012 est.
68Belarus$ 34,120,000,00031 December 2012 est.
69Morocco$ 33,980,000,00031 December 2012 est.
70Serbia$ 33,690,000,00031 December 2012 est.
71Lithuania$ 32,840,000,00031 December 2012 est.
72Kuwait$ 30,300,000,00031 December 2012 est.
73Lebanon$ 29,020,000,00031 December 2012 est.
74Bangladesh$ 28,070,000,00031 December 2012 est.
75Bahrain$ 27,120,000,00031 December 2012 est.
76Sri Lanka$ 26,870,000,00031 December 2012 est.
77Estonia$ 25,550,000,00031 December 2012 est.
78Tunisia$ 25,400,000,00031 December 2012 est.
79Cuba$ 22,510,000,00031 December 2012 est.
80Angola$ 21,780,000,00031 December 2012 est.
81Uruguay$ 21,070,000,00031 December 2012 est.
82Jordan$ 17,710,000,00031 December 2012 est.
83Ecuador$ 17,710,000,00031 December 2012 est.
84Bahamas, The$ 16,880,000,00031 December 2012 est.
85Guatemala$ 16,790,000,00031 December 2012 est.
86Dominican Republic$ 16,330,000,00031 December 2012 est.
87Iran$ 14,840,000,00031 December 2012 est.
88Panama$ 14,200,000,00031 December 2012 est.
89Jamaica$ 14,000,000,00031 December 2012 est.
90Costa Rica$ 13,800,000,00031 December 2012 est.
91El Salvador$ 13,540,000,00031 December 2012 est.
92Georgia$ 13,360,000,00031 December 2012
93Papua New Guinea$ 13,250,000,00031 December 2012 est.
94Nigeria$ 13,120,000,00031 December 2012 est.
95Ghana$ 12,710,000,00031 December 2012 est.
96Korea, North$ 12,500,000,0002001 est.
97Tanzania$ 11,580,000,00031 December 2012 est.
98Kenya$ 11,010,000,00031 December 2012 est.
99Bosnia and Herzegovina$ 10,870,000,00031 December 2012 est.
100Ethiopia$ 10,350,000,00031 December 2012 est.
101Oman$ 10,180,000,00031 December 2012 est.
102Zimbabwe$ 8,767,000,00031 December 2012 est.
103Syria$ 8,330,000,00031 December 2012 est.
104Cote d'Ivoire$ 8,145,000,00031 December 2012 est.
105Uzbekistan$ 8,072,000,00031 December 2012 est.
106Nicaragua$ 7,926,000,00031 December 2012 est.
107Azerbaijan$ 7,608,000,00031 December 2012 est.
108Yemen$ 7,395,000,00031 December 2012 est.
109Armenia$ 7,292,000,00031 December 2012 est.
110Bolivia$ 7,007,000,00031 December 2012 est.
111Macedonia$ 6,807,000,00031 December 2012 est.
112Laos$ 6,288,000,00031 December 2012 est.
113Moldova$ 6,132,000,00031 December 2012 est.
114Congo, Democratic Republic of the$ 6,089,000,00031 December 2012 est.
115Paraguay$ 5,957,000,00031 December 2012 est.
116Algeria$ 5,942,000,00031 December 2012 est.
117Albania$ 5,917,000,00031 December 2012 est.
118Burma$ 5,614,000,00031 December 2012 est.
119Libya$ 5,278,000,00031 December 2012 est.
120Zambia$ 5,048,000,00031 December 2012 est.
121Honduras$ 4,782,000,00031 December 2012 est.
122Mozambique$ 4,562,000,00031 December 2012 est.
123Trinidad and Tobago$ 4,557,000,00031 December 2012 est.
124Uganda$ 4,514,000,00031 December 2012 est.
125Barbados$ 4,490,000,0002010 est.
126Cambodia$ 4,446,000,00031 December 2012 est.
127Namibia$ 4,302,000,00031 December 2012 est.
128Senegal$ 4,222,000,00031 December 2012 est.
129Nepal$ 3,956,000,00031 December 2011 est.
130Kyrgyzstan$ 3,722,000,00031 December 2012 est.
131Mongolia$ 3,423,000,00031 December 2012 est.
132Tajikistan$ 3,418,000,00031 December 2012 est.
133Mauritius$ 3,275,000,00031 December 2012 est.
134Cameroon$ 3,208,000,00031 December 2012 est.
135Gabon$ 3,196,000,00031 December 2012 est.
136Madagascar$ 3,127,000,00031 December 2012 est.
137Somalia$ 3,050,000,00031 December 2011 est.
138Congo, Republic of the$ 2,958,000,00031 December 2012 est.
139Mauritania$ 2,897,000,00031 December 2012 est.
140Mali$ 2,789,000,00031 December 2012 est.
141Burkina Faso$ 2,586,000,00031 December 2012 est.
142Guinea$ 2,584,000,00031 December 2012 est.
143Botswana$ 2,437,000,00031 December 2012 est.
144Equatorial Guinea$ 1,852,000,00031 December 2012 est.
145Guyana$ 1,846,000,00031 December 2011 est.
146Chad$ 1,793,000,00031 December 2012 est.
147Seychelles$ 1,776,000,00031 December 2012 est.
148Montenegro$ 1,700,000,0002012 est.
149Niger$ 1,543,000,00031 December 2012 est.
150Belize$ 1,503,000,00031 December 2012 est.
151Benin$ 1,403,000,00031 December 2012 est.
152Bermuda$ 1,400,000,0002012 est.
153Malawi$ 1,365,000,00031 December 2012 est.
154Afghanistan$ 1,280,000,000FY10/11
155Bhutan$ 1,275,000,0002011
156Rwanda$ 1,153,000,00031 December 2012 est.
157Cape Verde$ 1,136,000,00031 December 2012 est.
158Sierra Leone$ 1,125,000,00031 December 2012 est.
159Guinea-Bissau$ 1,095,000,00031 December 2010 est.
160Eritrea$ 1,057,000,00031 December 2012 est.
161West Bank$ 1,040,000,0002010 est.
162Haiti$ 958,200,00031 December 2012 est.
163Suriname$ 905,000,00031 December 2012 est.
164Maldives$ 890,800,0002012 est.
165Faroe Islands$ 888,800,0002010
166Lesotho$ 778,600,00031 December 2012 est.
167Djibouti$ 772,100,00031 December 2012 est.
168Fiji$ 661,900,00031 December 2012 est.
169Burundi$ 639,700,00031 December 2012 est.
170Central African Republic$ 623,900,00031 December 2012 est.
171Swaziland$ 609,800,00031 December 2012 est.
172Grenada$ 538,000,0002010 est.
173Aruba$ 533,400,0002005 est.
174Gambia, The$ 480,600,00031 December 2012 est.
175Antigua and Barbuda$ 441,200,00031 December 2012
176Saint Lucia$ 438,800,00031 December 2012 est.
177Turkmenistan$ 428,900,00031 December 2012 est.
178Samoa$ 368,300,00031 December 2011 est.
179Liberia$ 348,000,00031 December 2012 est.
180Kosovo$ 326,000,0002011 est.
181Vanuatu$ 307,700,00031 December 2011 est.
182Sao Tome and Principe$ 299,500,00031 December 2012 est.
183Dominica$ 276,500,00031 December 2012 est.
184Saint Vincent and the Grenadines$ 265,100,00031 December 2012 est.
185Solomon Islands$ 255,500,00031 December 2011 est.
186Tonga$ 198,100,00031 December 2012 est.
187Saint Kitts and Nevis$ 189,400,00031 December 2012 est.
188Cook Islands$ 141,000,0001996 est.
189Comoros$ 136,100,00031 December 2012 est.
190Marshall Islands$ 87,000,0002008 est.
191New Caledonia$ 79,000,0001998 est.
192Micronesia, Federated States of$ 60,800,000FY05 est.
193Greenland$ 36,400,0002010
194British Virgin Islands$ 36,100,0001997
195Nauru$ 33,300,0002004 est.
196Kiribati$ 10,000,0001999 est.
197Montserrat$ 8,900,0001997
198Anguilla$ 8,800,0001998
199Wallis and Futuna$ 3,670,0002004
200Niue$ 418,0002002 est.
201Liechtenstein$ 02001
202Brunei$ 02005
203Palau$ 0FY99/00
204Macau$ 02012