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Former British colonies Compared by Economy > Reserves of foreign exchange and gold

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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 India $297.80 billion 2012
2 Singapore $259.10 billion 2012
3 United States $150.20 billion 2012
4 Malaysia $139.70 billion 2012
5 Israel $75.91 billion 2012
6 Canada $68.55 billion 2012
7 Australia $49.15 billion 2012
8 United Arab Emirates $47.04 billion 2012
9 Nigeria $46.41 billion 2012
10 Qatar $33.19 billion 2012
11 Kuwait $29.00 billion 2012
12 New Zealand $17.58 billion 2012
13 Egypt $14.93 billion 2012
14 Pakistan $13.80 billion 2012
15 Bangladesh $12.75 billion 2012
16 Trinidad and Tobago $9.90 billion 2012
17 Jordan $8.83 billion 2012
18 Botswana $7.63 billion 2012
19 Sri Lanka $7.11 billion 2012
20 Burma $6.98 billion 2012
21 Yemen $6.16 billion 2012
22 Kenya $5.71 billion 2012
23 Ghana $5.71 billion 2012
24 Bahrain $5.21 billion 2012
25 Tanzania $4.05 billion 2012
26 Uganda $3.17 billion 2012
27 Zambia $3.04 billion 2012
28 Jamaica $1.98 billion 2012
29 Namibia $1.74 billion 2012
30 Brunei $1.56 billion 2010
31 Bhutan $1.00 billion 2010
32 Fiji $921.40 million 2012
33 Guyana $864.00 million 2012
34 The Bahamas $846.90 million 2012
35 Barbados $839.70 million 2012
36 Lesotho $749.40 million 2012
37 Swaziland $741.00 million 2012
38 Zimbabwe $575.60 million 2012
39 Sierra Leone $409.00 million 2010
40 Maldives $356.00 million 2012
41 Belize $288.90 million 2012
42 Malawi $246.00 million 2012
43 The Gambia $236.20 million 2012
44 Saint Lucia $206.30 million 2010
45 Sudan $192.60 million 2012
46 Saint Kitts and Nevis $168.90 million 2010
47 Dominica $94.56 million 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Reserves of foreign exchange and gold. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-British-colonies/Economy/Reserves-of-foreign-exchange-and-gold

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