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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. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Monaco $561,079.77 2000
2 Ireland $422,545.14 2007
3 Switzerland $177,457.19 2007
4 United Kingdom $171,348.98 2007
5 Netherlands $138,996.60 2007
6 Belgium $123,568.33 2007
7 Norway $99,614.52 2007
8 Austria $90,654.04 2007
9 Denmark $90,196.03 2007
10 Hong Kong $85,016.56 2007
Eurozone average (profile) $73,130.90 2007
11 France $68,674.01 2007
12 Sweden $65,877.39 2006
High income OECD countries average (profile) $65,419.43 2007
European Union average (profile) $59,308.32 2007
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) $58,495.18 2007
13 Germany $54,566.65 2007
14 Finland $51,278.95 2007
NATO countries average (profile) $42,448.81 2007
15 United States $40,666.44 2007
16 Italy $39,494.54 2007
17 Australia $39,251.23 2007
18 Portugal $39,167.32 2007
Non-religious countries average (profile) $39,051.09 2007
19 Greece $33,191.09 2007
20 Qatar $28,712.52 2007
21 Cyprus $25,369.32 2007
22 Spain $24,153.87 2007
23 Canada $23,038.48 2007
24 Slovenia $20,028.52 2007
25 Estonia $18,499.31 2007
26 Hungary $14,210.73 2007
27 Kuwait $13,158.92 2007
28 Latvia $13,114.54 2007
29 Israel $12,527.68 2007
30 Seychelles $12,453.99 2007
31 New Zealand $12,165.65 2007
32 Japan $11,677.16 2007
33 Iceland $10,687.84 2002
34 United Arab Emirates $10,639.35 2007
35 Croatia $10,437.33 2007
36 Lebanon $7,633.20 2007
37 Bahrain $7,611.74 2007
38 Czech Republic $7,228.45 2007
39 South Korea $7,051.73 2007
40 Slovakia $6,792.26 2007
41 Macau $6,760.56 2004
42 Lithuania $6,724.69 2007
43 Saint Kitts and Nevis $6,484.79 2004
44 Kazakhstan $6,064.25 2007
OPEC countries average (profile) $5,601.17 2007
45 Singapore $5,576.86 2007
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) $5,241.23 2007
46 Aruba $4,784.52 2005
47 Bulgaria $4,553.67 2007
48 Poland $4,454.29 2007
49 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines $4,381.79 2010
50 Antigua and Barbuda $4,263.18 2007
Former Soviet republics average (profile) $3,788.40 2007
Emerging markets average (profile) $3,686.87 2007
51 Jamaica $3,609.01 2007
52 Uruguay $3,594.55 2007
53 Iraq $3,510.71 2007
54 Romania $3,459.43 2007
55 Chile $3,455.54 2007
56 Argentina $3,452.72 2007
57 Gabon $3,381.95 2007
58 Grenada $3,380.25 2004
59 Belize $3,355.30 2009
60 Turkey $3,257.72 2007
61 Dominica $3,028.79 2004
62 Panama $2,993.38 2007
63 Maldives $2,895.36 2010
64 Russia $2,707.95 2007
65 Bermuda $2,478.16 2011
66 Barbados $2,466.36 2003
67 Saudi Arabia $2,261.18 2007
68 Sao Tome and Principe $2,201.50 2002
69 Trinidad and Tobago $2,190.01 2007
70 Malaysia $2,156.72 2007
71 Cayman Islands $2,087.37 1996
72 Oman $2,061.30 2007
73 Tunisia $1,884.58 2007
74 Bosnia and Herzegovina $1,740.65 2007
75 Mauritius $1,705.01 2007
76 Marshall Islands $1,665.23 2008
77 Costa Rica $1,661.58 2007
78 Mexico $1,603.10 2007
79 Guyana $1,598.66 2002
80 Saint Lucia $1,572.25 2004
81 Venezuela $1,566.75 2007
82 El Salvador $1,563.62 2007
83 Ukraine $1,484.43 2007
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) $1,476.15 2007
84 Jordan $1,436.67 2007
85 South Africa $1,342.80 2007
86 Ecuador $1,230.69 2007
87 Brazil $1,207.39 2007
88 Bhutan $1,186.59 2009
89 Peru $1,158.91 2007
90 The Bahamas $1,062.66 2004
91 Dominican Republic $1,061.88 2007
92 Greenland $1,029.77 2009
93 Georgia $1,025.43 2007
94 Suriname $1,009.56 2005
95 Turkmenistan $1,004.23 2009
96 Samoa $989.97 2004
97 Liberia $978.66 2005
98 Belarus $969.87 2007
99 Colombia $930.15 2007
100 Mauritania $923.16 2000
101 Laos $906.39 2010
102 Albania $891.73 2009
103 Thailand $886.85 2007
104 Sudan $885.66 2007
South and Central Asia average (profile) $859.14 2006
105 Libya $836.55 2007
106 Tonga $804.43 2004
107 Moldova $775.53 2007
108 Cote d'Ivoire $768.29 2007
109 Guinea-Bissau $739.41 2000
110 Cape Verde $707.85 2002
111 Mongolia $696.05 2009
112 Philippines $695.13 2007
113 Morocco $649.23 2007
114 Sri Lanka $608.81 2007
115 Nicaragua $597.08 2007
116 Indonesia $594.01 2007
117 Federated States of Micronesia $587.87 2011
118 Paraguay $570.10 2007
119 Kyrgyzstan $562.98 2007
120 Djibouti $543.46 2006
121 North Korea $542.45 2001
122 Equatorial Guinea $528.44 2007
123 Namibia $482.05 2007
124 Honduras $475.17 2007
125 Angola $471.81 2007
126 Malta $467.52 2005
127 The Gambia $466.28 2003
128 Bolivia $464.53 2007
129 Swaziland $461.68 2007
130 Armenia $458.88 2007
131 Guatemala $443.61 2007
132 Comoros $439.13 2000
133 Zimbabwe $404.63 2007
134 Vanuatu $397.78 2004
135 Somalia $394.26 2001
136 Egypt $393.37 2007
South Asia average (profile) $386.71 2006
137 New Caledonia $385.37 1998
138 Solomon Islands $362.58 2004
139 Togo $361.00 2005
140 Lesotho $352.29 2007
141 Sierra Leone $341.63 2003
142 Syria $339.08 2007
143 Guinea $333.53 2007
144 Iran $287.99 2007
145 Yemen $285.33 2007
146 Azerbaijan $284.22 2007
147 Cambodia $282.96 2007
148 Central African Republic $280.75 2007
149 China $275.44 2007
150 Madagascar $274.86 2002
151 Vietnam $259.20 2007
152 Mali $257.29 2002
153 Papua New Guinea $257.28 2007
154 Pakistan $236.69 2007
155 Tajikistan $219.38 2007
156 Ghana $217.13 2007
157 Zambia $214.38 2007
158 Botswana $213.03 2007
159 Mozambique $188.94 2007
160 Senegal $183.96 2007
161 Kenya $177.82 2007
162 Niger $171.37 2003
163 Nepal $169.52 2009
164 Burundi $165.19 2003
165 Chad $159.77 2005
166 Fiji $155.07 2004
167 Haiti $155.04 2007
168 Rwanda $151.28 2004
169 Uzbekistan $146.16 2007
170 Bangladesh $144.96 2007
171 India $142.70 2007
172 Burma $138.15 2007
173 Benin $137.81 2007
174 Cameroon $133.73 2007
175 Kiribati $122.88 1999
176 Algeria $112.74 2007
177 Tanzania $106.57 2007
178 Afghanistan $97.44 2009
179 Burkina Faso $93.43 2007
180 Eritrea $78.95 2000
181 Democratic Republic of the Congo $71.09 2009
182 Malawi $65.19 2007
183 Nigeria $54.40 2007
184 Uganda $48.75 2007
185 Ethiopia $32.58 2007
186 Palau 0.0 2011

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