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Economy > Debt > External: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Total public and private debt owed to non-residents repayable in foreign currency, goods, or services..

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 United StatesUnited States $15.93 trillion 2012
2 United KingdomUnited Kingdom $10.09 trillion 2012
3 GermanyGermany $5.72 trillion 2012
4 FranceFrance $5.17 trillion 2012
5 JapanJapan $3.02 trillion 2012
6 LuxembourgLuxembourg $2.64 trillion 2012
7 ItalyItaly $2.49 trillion 2012
8 NetherlandsNetherlands $2.49 trillion 2012
9 SpainSpain $2.31 trillion 2012
10 IrelandIreland $2.16 trillion 2012
11 SwitzerlandSwitzerland $1.56 trillion 2012
12 AustraliaAustralia $1.5 trillion 2012
13 BelgiumBelgium $1.42 trillion 2012
14 CanadaCanada $1.33 trillion 2012
15 SingaporeSingapore $1.17 trillion 2012
16 SwedenSweden $1.03 trillion 2012
17 AustriaAustria $808.1 billion 2012
18 ChinaChina $728.9 billion 2012
19 NorwayNorway $659.1 billion 2012
20 RussiaRussia $631.8 billion 2012
21 FinlandFinland $599.3 billion 2012
22 DenmarkDenmark $587.6 billion 2012
23 GreeceGreece $576.6 billion 2012
24 PortugalPortugal $508.3 billion 2012
25 BrazilBrazil $438.9 billion 2012
26 South KoreaSouth Korea $420.4 billion 2012
27 IndiaIndia $378.9 billion 2012
28 PolandPoland $364.2 billion 2012
29 MexicoMexico $347.1 billion 2012
30 TurkeyTurkey $336.7 billion 2012
31 IndonesiaIndonesia $224.1 billion 2012
32 HungaryHungary $169.3 billion 2012
33 United Arab EmiratesUAE $162.3 billion 2012
34 UkraineUkraine $136.5 billion 2012
35 Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia $136.3 billion 2012
36 QatarQatar $134.8 billion 2012
37 Hong KongHong Kong $134.7 billion 2012
38 ThailandThailand $133.7 billion 2012
39 KazakhstanKazakhstan $133.5 billion 2012
40 TaiwanTaiwan $130.8 billion 2012
41 South AfricaSouth Africa $130.4 billion 2012
42 RomaniaRomania $129.3 billion 2012
43 ArgentinaArgentina $113.7 billion 2012
44 ChileChile $112.7 billion 2012
45 CyprusCyprus $103.5 billion 2012
46 Czech RepublicCzech Republic $101 billion 2012
47 IcelandIceland $100.2 billion 2012
48 MalaysiaMalaysia $98.82 billion 2012
49 IsraelIsrael $93.98 billion 2012
50 New ZealandNew Zealand $85.18 billion 2012
51 ColombiaColombia $80.72 billion 2012
52 VenezuelaVenezuela $75.75 billion 2012
53 PhilippinesPhilippines $74.88 billion 2012
54 SlovakiaSlovakia $68.44 billion 2012
55 CroatiaCroatia $65.37 billion 2012
56 VietnamVietnam $63.95 billion 2012
57 IraqIraq $60.2 billion 2012
58 Puerto RicoPuerto Rico $56.82 billion 2010
59 PakistanPakistan $54.5 billion 2012
60 SloveniaSlovenia $53.88 billion 2012
61 PeruPeru $50.47 billion 2012
62 MaltaMalta $45.77 billion 2012
63 SudanSudan $39.54 billion 2012
64 LatviaLatvia $39.43 billion 2012
65 EgyptEgypt $38.69 billion 2012
66 BulgariaBulgaria $36.52 billion 2012
67 SerbiaSerbia $33.69 billion 2012
68 LithuaniaLithuania $32.84 billion 2012
69 MoroccoMorocco $32.15 billion 2012
70 Serbia and MontenegroSerbia+ $30.9 billion 2010
71 KuwaitKuwait $29.76 billion 2012
72 BangladeshBangladesh $29.53 billion 2012
73 BahrainBahrain $27.54 billion 2012
74 Sri LankaSri Lanka $26.83 billion 2012
75 EstoniaEstonia $25.69 billion 2012
76 LebanonLebanon $25.16 billion 2012
77 TunisiaTunisia $24.6 billion 2012
78 CubaCuba $22.51 billion 2012
79 AngolaAngola $21.85 billion 2012
80 JordanJordan $19.67 billion 2012
81 MonacoMonaco $18 billion 2000
82 EcuadorEcuador $17.68 billion 2012
83 GuatemalaGuatemala $16.61 billion 2012
84 The BahamasThe Bahamas $16.35 billion 2012
85 Dominican RepublicDominican Rep. $16.33 billion 2012
86 UruguayUruguay $16.02 billion 2012
87 IranIran $14.84 billion 2012
88 JamaicaJamaica $14.09 billion 2012
89 Costa RicaCosta Rica $13.81 billion 2012
90 PanamaPanama $13.56 billion 2012
91 El SalvadorEl Salvador $13.56 billion 2012
92 NigeriaNigeria $13.4 billion 2012
93 Papua New GuineaPapua NG $12.96 billion 2012
94 GhanaGhana $12.64 billion 2012
95 North KoreaNorth Korea $12.5 billion 2001
96 TanzaniaTanzania $11.82 billion 2012
97 GeorgiaGeorgia $11.67 billion 2012
98 KenyaKenya $11.06 billion 2012
99 Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia+ $10.81 billion 2012
100 EthiopiaEthiopia $10.03 billion 2012
101 OmanOman $9.99 billion 2012
102 AzerbaijanAzerbaijan $9.11 billion 2012
103 ZimbabweZimbabwe $8.77 billion 2012
104 SyriaSyria $8.39 billion 2012
105 Cote d'IvoireCote d'Ivoire $8.1 billion 2012
106 NicaraguaNicaragua $7.79 billion 2012
107 ArmeniaArmenia $7.63 billion 2012
108 YemenYemen $7.42 billion 2012
109 UzbekistanUzbekistan $7.34 billion 2012
110 BoliviaBolivia $6.89 billion 2012
111 Republic of MacedoniaMacedonia Rep. $6.81 billion 2012
112 LaosLaos $6.29 billion 2012
113 Democratic Republic of the CongoCongo, DR. $6.09 billion 2012
114 ParaguayParaguay $5.99 billion 2012
115 MoldovaMoldova $5.89 billion 2012
116 AlbaniaAlbania $5.84 billion 2012
117 AlgeriaAlgeria $5.64 billion 2012
118 ZambiaZambia $5.62 billion 2012
119 BurmaBurma $5.59 billion 2012
120 LibyaLibya $5.28 billion 2012
121 HondurasHonduras $5.23 billion 2012
122 Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad+ $4.72 billion 2012
123 MozambiqueMozambique $4.7 billion 2012
124 MongoliaMongolia $4.67 billion 2012
125 CambodiaCambodia $4.57 billion 2012
126 BarbadosBarbados $4.49 billion 2010
127 UgandaUganda $4.46 billion 2012
128 NamibiaNamibia $4.29 billion 2012
129 SenegalSenegal $4.22 billion 2012
130 NepalNepal $3.96 billion 2011
131 KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan $3.75 billion 2012
132 TajikistanTajikistan $3.44 billion 2012
133 CameroonCameroon $3.21 billion 2012
134 GabonGabon $3.2 billion 2012
135 MadagascarMadagascar $3.12 billion 2012
136 SomaliaSomalia $3.05 billion 2011
137 MaliMali $3.04 billion 2012
138 Congo, Republic of theCongo, Republic of the $3 billion 2012
139 MauritaniaMauritania $2.92 billion 2012
140 Netherlands AntillesN. Antilles $2.68 billion 2004
141 Burkina FasoBurkina Faso $2.61 billion 2012
142 MauritiusMauritius $2.61 billion 2012
143 GuineaGuinea $2.58 billion 2012
144 BotswanaBotswana $2.44 billion 2012
145 Equatorial GuineaEqu. Guinea $1.86 billion 2012
146 GuyanaGuyana $1.85 billion 2011
147 ChadChad $1.79 billion 2012
148 SeychellesSeychelles $1.73 billion 2012
149 MontenegroMontenegro $1.7 billion 2012
150 NigerNiger $1.55 billion 2012
151 BelizeBelize $1.47 billion 2012
152 BermudaBermuda $1.4 billion 2012
153 MalawiMalawi $1.35 billion 2012
154 AfghanistanAfghanistan $1.28 billion 2011
155 BhutanBhutan $1.27 billion 2011
156 BelarusBelarus $1.23 billion 2012
157 Cape VerdeCape Verde $1.18 billion 2012
158 Sierra LeoneSierra Leone $1.17 billion 2012
159 RwandaRwanda $1.15 billion 2012
160 BeninBenin $1.12 billion 2012
161 Guinea-BissauGuinea-Bissau $1.09 billion 2010
162 EritreaEritrea $1.06 billion 2012
163 Gaza StripGaza Strip $1.04 billion 2010
164 West BankWest Bank $1.04 billion 2010
165 HaitiHaiti $957.6 million 2012
166 MaldivesMaldives $890.8 million 2012
167 Faroe IslandsFaroe Islands $888.8 million 2010
168 SurinameSuriname $810.8 million 2012
169 French GuianaFrench Guiana $800.3 million 2003
170 LesothoLesotho $779.8 million 2012
171 DjiboutiDjibouti $773.9 million 2012
172 FijiFiji $685.5 million 2012
173 TogoTogo $658.1 million 2012
174 BurundiBurundi $641.9 million 2012
175 Central African RepublicCentral Africa $632.7 million 2012
176 SwazilandSwaziland $604.8 million 2012
177 GrenadaGrenada $538 million 2010
178 ArubaAruba $533.4 million 2005
179 The GambiaThe Gambia $481.5 million 2012
180 Antigua and BarbudaAntigua+ $441.2 million 2012
181 Saint LuciaSaint Lucia $438.7 million 2012
182 TurkmenistanTurkmenistan $428.9 million 2012
183 SamoaSamoa $368.3 million 2011
184 LiberiaLiberia $349.2 million 2012
185 KosovoKosovo $326 million 2011
186 Sao Tome and PrincipeSoa Tome+ $313.3 million 2012
187 DominicaDominica $272.1 million 2012
188 Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesSt Vincent+ $265 million 2012
189 Solomon IslandsSolomon Islands $255.5 million 2011
190 VanuatuVanuatu $201.8 million 2011
191 TongaTonga $198.6 million 2012
192 Saint Kitts and NevisSt Kitts+ $189.3 million 2012
193 Cook IslandsCook Islands $141 million 1996
194 ComorosComoros $136.1 million 2012
195 Marshall IslandsMarshall Isl. $87 million 2008
196 New CaledoniaNew Caledonia $79 million 1998
197 Cayman IslandsCayman Islands $70 million 1996
198 Federated States of MicronesiaMicronesia $60.8 million 2011
199 GreenlandGreenland $36.4 million 2010
200 British Virgin IslandsBrit. Virgin Isl. $36.1 million 1997
201 NauruNauru $33.3 million 2004
202 KiribatiKiribati $10 million 1999
203 MontserratMontserrat $8.9 million 1997
204 AnguillaAnguilla $8.8 million 1998
205 Wallis and FutunaWallis+ $3.67 million 2004
206 NiueNiue $418,000 2002
207 LiechtensteinLiechtenstein 0.0 2001
208 PalauPalau 0.0 2011
209 MacauMacau 0.0 2012
210 BruneiBrunei 0.0 2005

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"All countries compared for Economy > Debt > External", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Debt/External

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