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Economy > Debt > External > Per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Total public and private debt owed to non-residents repayable in foreign currency, goods, or services. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population..

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 IrelandIreland $448,031.51 per capita 2007
2 SwitzerlandSwitzerland $177,373.94 per capita 2007
3 United KingdomUnited Kingdom $171,942.2 per capita 2007
4 NetherlandsNetherlands $137,411.93 per capita 2007
5 BelgiumBelgium $126,344.44 per capita 2007
6 NorwayNorway $101,362.9 per capita 2007
7 AustriaAustria $91,770.72 per capita 2007
8 DenmarkDenmark $90,085.81 per capita 2007
9 Hong KongHong Kong $84,235.72 per capita 2007
10 SwedenSweden $66,130.66 per capita 2006
11 FranceFrance $56,702.84 per capita 2006
12 GermanyGermany $54,477.5 per capita 2007
13 FinlandFinland $51,770.94 per capita 2007
14 United StatesUnited States $40,678.76 per capita 2007
15 AustraliaAustralia $40,368.64 per capita 2007
16 ItalyItaly $40,328.31 per capita 2007
17 PortugalPortugal $39,040.35 per capita 2007
18 QatarQatar $36,473.7 per capita 2007
19 GreeceGreece $34,699.23 per capita 2007
20 CyprusCyprus $34,206.05 per capita 2007
21 SpainSpain $26,799.72 per capita 2007
22 CanadaCanada $22,719.28 per capita 2007
23 SloveniaSlovenia $20,117.01 per capita 2007
24 EstoniaEstonia $18,861.44 per capita 2007
25 Netherlands AntillesN. Antilles $14,817.27 per capita 2004
26 HungaryHungary $14,353 per capita 2007
27 IsraelIsrael $13,996.34 per capita 2007
28 United Arab EmiratesUAE $13,879.35 per capita 2007
29 KuwaitKuwait $13,418.16 per capita 2007
30 LatviaLatvia $13,209.08 per capita 2007
31 SeychellesSeychelles $12,931.19 per capita 2007
32 New ZealandNew Zealand $12,498.27 per capita 2007
33 JapanJapan $11,708.07 per capita 2007
34 BahrainBahrain $11,089.9 per capita 2007
35 IcelandIceland $10,670.14 per capita 2002
36 CroatiaCroatia $10,304.2 per capita 2007
37 LebanonLebanon $8,049.93 per capita 2007
38 Czech RepublicCzech Republic $7,302.95 per capita 2007
39 South KoreaSouth Korea $6,987.49 per capita 2007
40 MacauMacau $6,780.22 per capita 2004
41 SlovakiaSlovakia $6,729.69 per capita 2007
42 Saint Kitts and NevisSt Kitts+ $6,683.13 per capita 2004
43 LithuaniaLithuania $6,348.87 per capita 2007
44 KazakhstanKazakhstan $6,143.31 per capita 2007
45 SingaporeSingapore $5,620.46 per capita 2007
46 Antigua and BarbudaAntigua+ $5,178.39 per capita 2007
47 ArubaAruba $4,771.69 per capita 2005
48 BulgariaBulgaria $4,763.17 per capita 2007
49 PolandPoland $4,408.3 per capita 2007
50 Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesSt Vincent+ $4,394.49 per capita 2010
51 French GuianaFrench Guiana $4,281.58 per capita 2003
52 TaiwanTaiwan $4,280.61 per capita 2007
53 IraqIraq $3,669.14 per capita 2007
54 ChileChile $3,537.05 per capita 2007
55 JamaicaJamaica $3,473.58 per capita 2007
56 UruguayUruguay $3,467.6 per capita 2007
57 ArgentinaArgentina $3,369.57 per capita 2007
58 GabonGabon $3,364.57 per capita 2007
59 RomaniaRomania $3,346.19 per capita 2007
60 GrenadaGrenada $3,281.42 per capita 2004
61 PanamaPanama $3,223.15 per capita 2007
62 TurkeyTurkey $3,181.62 per capita 2007
63 BelizeBelize $3,031.21 per capita 2009
64 DominicaDominica $2,980.23 per capita 2004
65 MaldivesMaldives $2,972.14 per capita 2010
66 RussiaRussia $2,721.79 per capita 2007
67 Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad+ $2,715.29 per capita 2007
68 NauruNauru $2,599.74 per capita 2004
69 Serbia and MontenegroSerbia+ $2,585.15 per capita 2007
70 BarbadosBarbados $2,490.64 per capita 2003
71 MalaysiaMalaysia $2,329.86 per capita 2007
72 BermudaBermuda $2,300.13 per capita 2003
73 Sao Tome and PrincipeSoa Tome+ $2,178.32 per capita 2002
74 Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia $2,123.11 per capita 2007
75 TunisiaTunisia $1,875.21 per capita 2007
76 Costa RicaCosta Rica $1,793.95 per capita 2007
77 MauritiusMauritius $1,717.99 per capita 2007
78 MexicoMexico $1,674.32 per capita 2007
79 VenezuelaVenezuela $1,665.03 per capita 2007
80 OmanOman $1,652.78 per capita 2007
81 GuyanaGuyana $1,605.38 per capita 2002
82 Saint LuciaSaint Lucia $1,582.18 per capita 2004
83 UkraineUkraine $1,491.15 per capita 2007
84 Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia+ $1,479.29 per capita 2007
85 South AfricaSouth Africa $1,472.8 per capita 2007
86 Congo, Republic of theCongo, Republic of the $1,454.42 per capita 2000
87 Faroe IslandsFaroe Islands $1,409.94 per capita 2006
88 El SalvadorEl Salvador $1,377.94 per capita 2007
89 Marshall IslandsMarshall Isl. $1,377.15 per capita 2008
90 JordanJordan $1,343.59 per capita 2007
91 EcuadorEcuador $1,276.56 per capita 2007
92 BrazilBrazil $1,207.3 per capita 2007
93 PeruPeru $1,144.91 per capita 2007
94 SurinameSuriname $1,122.57 per capita 2005
95 BhutanBhutan $1,102.47 per capita 2006
96 Dominican RepublicDominican Rep. $1,090.13 per capita 2007
97 The BahamasThe Bahamas $1,074.78 per capita 2004
98 LiberiaLiberia $974.64 per capita 2005
99 GeorgiaGeorgia $968.57 per capita 2007
100 SamoaSamoa $963.29 per capita 2004
101 BelarusBelarus $953.45 per capita 2007
102 MauritaniaMauritania $945.35 per capita 2000
103 ColombiaColombia $932.64 per capita 2007
104 LaosLaos $930.47 per capita 2010
105 ThailandThailand $900.59 per capita 2007
106 LibyaLibya $801.24 per capita 2007
107 TongaTonga $791.32 per capita 2004
108 Cote d'IvoireCote d'Ivoire $765.54 per capita 2007
109 SudanSudan $747.09 per capita 2007
110 Guinea-BissauGuinea-Bissau $689.41 per capita 2000
111 Cape VerdeCape Verde $688.02 per capita 2002
112 AngolaAngola $681.45 per capita 2007
113 PhilippinesPhilippines $678.33 per capita 2007
114 MoldovaMoldova $642.06 per capita 2007
115 Equatorial GuineaEqu. Guinea $613.21 per capita 2007
116 MoroccoMorocco $589.8 per capita 2007
117 NicaraguaNicaragua $588.69 per capita 2007
118 IndonesiaIndonesia $584.59 per capita 2007
119 Sri LankaSri Lanka $583 per capita 2007
120 North KoreaNorth Korea $567.9 per capita 2001
121 KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan $561.3 per capita 2007
122 DjiboutiDjibouti $531.24 per capita 2006
123 ParaguayParaguay $523.61 per capita 2007
124 AlbaniaAlbania $498.12 per capita 2004
125 BoliviaBolivia $492.92 per capita 2007
126 NamibiaNamibia $488.06 per capita 2007
127 Federated States of MicronesiaMicronesia $487.94 per capita 2003
128 MongoliaMongolia $487.16 per capita 2007
129 MaltaMalta $467.91 per capita 2005
130 GuatemalaGuatemala $464.17 per capita 2007
131 SwazilandSwaziland $462.46 per capita 2007
132 ArmeniaArmenia $461.7 per capita 2007
133 HondurasHonduras $455.79 per capita 2007
134 GreenlandGreenland $445.63 per capita 1999
135 The GambiaThe Gambia $437.37 per capita 2003
136 ComorosComoros $429.37 per capita 2000
137 ZimbabweZimbabwe $418.73 per capita 2007
138 SomaliaSomalia $415.04 per capita 2001
139 VanuatuVanuatu $391.64 per capita 2004
140 New CaledoniaNew Caledonia $385.37 per capita 1998
141 EgyptEgypt $363.48 per capita 2007
142 Solomon IslandsSolomon Islands $356.38 per capita 2004
143 SyriaSyria $343.42 per capita 2007
144 GuineaGuinea $336.86 per capita 2007
145 TogoTogo $325.47 per capita 2005
146 LesothoLesotho $324.19 per capita 2007
147 IranIran $316.22 per capita 2007
148 Sierra LeoneSierra Leone $314.5 per capita 2003
149 AzerbaijanAzerbaijan $300.36 per capita 2007
150 Papua New GuineaPapua NG $283.99 per capita 2007
151 CambodiaCambodia $277.94 per capita 2007
152 ChinaChina $274.62 per capita 2007
153 YemenYemen $271.88 per capita 2007
154 MadagascarMadagascar $268.32 per capita 2002
155 Central African RepublicCentral Africa $263.9 per capita 2007
156 VietnamVietnam $256.03 per capita 2007
157 PakistanPakistan $235.52 per capita 2007
158 Wallis and FutunaWallis+ $231.11 per capita 2004
159 MaliMali $226.58 per capita 2002
160 ZambiaZambia $226.18 per capita 2007
161 BotswanaBotswana $224.73 per capita 2007
162 TajikistanTajikistan $220.44 per capita 2007
163 GhanaGhana $213.29 per capita 2007
164 MozambiqueMozambique $200.38 per capita 2007
165 KenyaKenya $181.86 per capita 2007
166 SenegalSenegal $174.89 per capita 2007
167 BurundiBurundi $170.53 per capita 2003
168 HaitiHaiti $169.41 per capita 2007
169 Democratic Republic of the CongoCongo, DR. $168.53 per capita 2006
170 ChadChad $164.12 per capita 2005
171 NigerNiger $160.9 per capita 2003
172 RwandaRwanda $157.62 per capita 2004
173 FijiFiji $151.04 per capita 2004
174 BeninBenin $148.55 per capita 2007
175 BurmaBurma $148.22 per capita 2007
176 IndiaIndia $146.39 per capita 2007
177 CameroonCameroon $141.41 per capita 2007
178 UzbekistanUzbekistan $141.36 per capita 2007
179 BangladeshBangladesh $141.11 per capita 2007
180 AlgeriaAlgeria $118.71 per capita 2007
181 KiribatiKiribati $113.12 per capita 1999
182 TanzaniaTanzania $111.26 per capita 2007
183 NepalNepal $111 per capita 2006
184 Burkina FasoBurkina Faso $92.84 per capita 2007
185 EritreaEritrea $87.44 per capita 2000
186 MalawiMalawi $65.72 per capita 2007
187 NigeriaNigeria $59.3 per capita 2007
188 UgandaUganda $49.5 per capita 2007
189 EthiopiaEthiopia $34.26 per capita 2007

Citation

"All countries compared for Economy > Debt > External (per capita)", 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/Per-capita

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