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Economy > Debt > Interest payments on external debt, total > INT, current US$ per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Interest payments on external debt, total (INT, current US$). Interest payments are actual amounts of interest paid by the borrower in currency, goods, or services in the year specified. This item includes interest paid on long-term debt, IMF charges, and interest paid on short-term debt. Long-term external debt is defined as debt that has an original or extended maturity of more than one year and that is owed to nonresidents by residents of an economy and repayable in currency, goods, or services. Short-term external debt is defined as debt that has an original maturity of one year or less. Available data permit no distinction between public and private nonguaranteed short-term debt. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Hungary $581.54 2012
2 Lebanon $347.67 2012
3 Seychelles $341.43 2012
4 Mexico $291.87 2012
5 Jamaica $265.78 2012
6 Romania $199.24 2012
7 Panama $181.88 2012
8 Turkey $163.32 2012
9 Montenegro $152.61 2012
10 Venezuela $151.59 2012
11 Belize $150.85 2012
12 Serbia $140.63 2012
13 Kazakhstan $139.51 2012
14 Costa Rica $137.19 2012
15 Belarus $119.22 2012
16 Peru $114.16 2012
17 Dominica $110.62 2012
18 Bulgaria $110.31 2012
19 Ukraine $104.73 2012
20 Azerbaijan $103.93 2012
21 Georgia $99.91 2012
22 Republic of Macedonia $99.53 2012
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) $96.56 2012
23 Colombia $86.79 2012
24 El Salvador $82.77 2012
25 Argentina $80.58 2012
26 Grenada $80.56 2012
27 Gabon $80.21 2012
28 South Africa $79.64 2012
29 Malaysia $79.29 2012
30 Bhutan $77.97 2012
31 Saint Lucia $77.29 2012
32 Brazil $74.93 2012
33 Bosnia and Herzegovina $70.08 2012
34 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines $65.92 2012
35 Tunisia $65.32 2012
36 Maldives $60.25 2012
37 Jordan $57.65 2012
38 Dominican Republic $57.59 2012
Religious countries average (profile) $55.47 2012
39 Armenia $54.75 2012
40 Mauritius $50.62 2012
41 Ecuador $45.52 2012
42 Guatemala $36.83 2012
43 Angola $33.06 2012
Muslim countries average (profile) $32.42 2012
44 Philippines $31.75 2012
45 Fiji $31.58 2012
46 Albania $31.22 2012
47 China $31.02 2012
48 Thailand $30.24 2012
49 Nicaragua $29.27 2012
50 Indonesia $29.24 2012
51 Sri Lanka $28.25 2012
52 Tonga $27.87 2012
53 Guyana $27.26 2012
South and Central Asia average (profile) $27.18 2012
54 Cape Verde $26.65 2012
55 Moldova $25.92 2012
56 Morocco $25.70 2012
57 Paraguay $25.40 2012
58 Samoa $25.06 2012
59 Mongolia $24.90 2012
Former French colonies average (profile) $24.25 2012
60 Vanuatu $20.31 2012
61 Zimbabwe $20.25 2012
62 Cote d'Ivoire $19.57 2012
63 Papua New Guinea $18.73 2012
South Asia average (profile) $18.67 2012
64 Kosovo $18.51 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) $17.01 2012
65 Vietnam $15.86 2012
66 Mauritania $14.92 2012
67 Solomon Islands $14.66 2012
68 Swaziland $12.77 2012
69 Djibouti $12.39 2012
70 Botswana $12.31 2012
71 Egypt $12.21 2012
72 Tajikistan $11.82 2012
73 Honduras $11.69 2012
74 Kyrgyzstan $10.78 2012
75 Bolivia $9.79 2012
76 Ghana $9.53 2012
77 Laos $8.47 2012
78 India $7.74 2012
79 Senegal $7.60 2012
80 Uzbekistan $6.11 2012
81 Republic of the Congo $5.76 2012
82 Cambodia $5.40 2012
83 Pakistan $5.25 2012
84 Kenya $4.71 2012
85 Zambia $4.53 2012
86 Benin $4.53 2012
87 Lesotho $4.47 2012
failed states average (profile) $4.15 2012
88 The Gambia $3.53 2012
89 Burma $3.41 2012
90 Algeria $3.20 2012
91 Comoros $3.18 2012
92 Sao Tome and Principe $3.17 2012
93 Yemen $3.07 2012
94 Cameroon $2.84 2012
95 Democratic Republic of the Congo $2.60 2012
96 Sudan $2.22 2012
97 Bangladesh $2.05 2012
98 Turkmenistan $1.94 2012
99 Tanzania $1.83 2012
100 Mozambique $1.64 2012
101 Mali $1.61 2012
102 Iran $1.51 2012
103 Togo $1.51 2012
104 Guinea $1.46 2012
105 Eritrea $1.40 2012
106 Nepal $1.38 2012
107 Chad $1.31 2012
108 Burkina Faso $1.26 2012
109 Ethiopia $1.13 2012
110 Sierra Leone $0.97 2012
111 Madagascar $0.93 2012
112 Nigeria $0.86 2012
113 Rwanda $0.79 2012
114 Uganda $0.78 2012
115 Niger $0.63 2012
116 Malawi $0.61 2012
117 Central African Republic $0.49 2012
118 Guinea-Bissau $0.35 2012
119 Burundi $0.32 2012
120 Afghanistan $0.32 2012
121 Haiti $0.31 2012
122 Liberia $0.27 2012
123 Syria $0.03 2012
124 Somalia $0.00 2012

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"Countries Compared by Economy > Debt > Interest payments on external debt, total > INT, current US$ per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank, International Debt Statistics. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Debt/Interest-payments-on-external-debt,-total/INT,-current-US$-per-capita

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