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Emerging markets Compared by Economy > Reserves of foreign exchange and gold, % of GDP

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. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Malaysia 52.23% 2007
2 China 43.9% 2007
3 Russia 36.65% 2007
4 Thailand 35.41% 2007
5 Bulgaria 27.14% 2007
6 Peru 25.91% 2007
7 Romania 23.61% 2007
8 Ukraine 22.76% 2007
9 Philippines 22.6% 2007
10 India 22.2% 2007
11 Latvia 20.02% 2007
12 Lithuania 19.74% 2007
13 Argentina 17.69% 2007
14 Hungary 17.67% 2007
15 Poland 15.46% 2007
16 Estonia 14.87% 2007
17 Venezuela 14.53% 2007
18 Indonesia 13.17% 2007
19 Brazil 13.02% 2007
20 Turkey 11.82% 2007
21 South Africa 11.51% 2007
22 Pakistan 10.96% 2007
23 Colombia 10.1% 2007
24 Chile 9.73% 2007
25 Mexico 8.42% 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Reserves of foreign exchange and gold, % of GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. GDP figures sourced from World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Emerging-markets/Economy/Reserves-of-foreign-exchange-and-gold,-%-of-GDP

Emerging markets Compared by Economy > Reserves of foreign exchange and gold, % of GDP

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