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failed states 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Iraq $70.33 billion 2012
2 Nigeria $46.41 billion 2012
3 Pakistan $13.80 billion 2012
4 Yemen $6.16 billion 2012
5 Afghanistan $5.98 billion 2012
6 Cote d'Ivoire $3.93 billion 2012
7 Democratic Republic of the Congo $1.63 billion 2012
8 Haiti $1.29 billion 2012
9 Chad $1.17 billion 2012
10 Zimbabwe $575.60 million 2012
11 Sudan $192.60 million 2012
12 Central African Republic $186.00 million 2010
13 Guinea $174.30 million 2012
14 Guinea-Bissau $168.60 million 2009

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"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/failed-states/Economy/Reserves-of-foreign-exchange-and-gold

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