Bangladesh External Debt

2011 - 2022 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Bangladesh External Debt

  • Bangladesh External Debt reached 92.7 USD bn in Sep 2022, compared with 95.2 USD bn in the previous quarter.
  • Bangladesh External Debt: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Sep 2011 to Sep 2022.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 95.2 USD bn in Jun 2022 and a record low of 22.1 USD bn in Mar 2012.

The World Bank provides External Deb in USD.


Related information about Bangladesh External Debt
  • In the latest reports of Bangladesh, Current Account recorded a deficit of 862.9 USD mn in Oct 2022.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 1.2 USD bn in Sep 2022.
  • Bangladesh Direct Investment Abroad fell by 0.9 USD mn in Jun 2022.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 121.7 USD mn in Jun 2022.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 460.7 USD bn in Jun 2022.

View Bangladesh's External Debt from Sep 2011 to Sep 2022 in the chart:

Bangladesh External Debt

What was Bangladesh's External Debt in Sep 2022?

Bangladesh External Debt reached 92.7 USD bn in Sep 2022, compared with 95.2 USD bn in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
92,694.5 Sep 2022 95,232.3 Jun 2022 22,055.1 Mar 2012 95,232.3 Jun 2022 USD mn quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022

External Debt by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 9,731.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2022
Algeria (USD mn) 3,838.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2019
Argentina (USD mn) 271,775.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Armenia (USD mn) 6,214.4 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 2012 - Nov 2022
Australia (USD mn) 1,896,860.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 1988 - Sep 2022
Austria (USD mn) 644,606.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2022
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 8,135.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
Bangladesh (USD mn) 92,694.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
Belarus (USD mn) 41,515.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2022
Belgium (USD mn) 1,330,308.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2022
Bolivia (USD mn) 14,470.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 4,703.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Botswana (USD mn) 1,521.3 2022 yearly 1994 - 2022
Brazil (USD mn) 575,357.5 Dec 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2022
Bulgaria (USD mn) 43,472.5 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Oct 2022
Cambodia (USD mn) 22,030.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2022
Canada (USD mn) 2,502,240.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2022
Chile (USD mn) 231,030.9 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Nov 2022
China (USD mn) 2,481,504.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2022
Colombia (USD mn) 178,136.3 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2022
Croatia (USD mn) 46,979.7 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 1998 - Sep 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) 177,083.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022
Czech Republic (USD mn) 172,381.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2022
Denmark (USD mn) 482,145.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2022
Ecuador (USD mn) 56,584.1 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2022
Egypt (USD mn) 154,980.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2022
Estonia (USD mn) 30,246.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2022
European Union (USD mn) 16,222,952.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022
Finland (USD mn) 613,878.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2022
France (USD mn) 6,547,483.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2004 - Sep 2022
Georgia (USD mn) 22,172.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2022
Germany (USD mn) 6,464,043.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 1999 - Jun 2022
Ghana (USD mn) 28,135.9 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Jun 2022
Greece (USD mn) 544,642.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 1,822,962.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2022
Hungary (USD mn) 243,517.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Iceland (USD mn) 20,052.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1989 - Sep 2022
India (USD mn) 610,467.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 1999 - Sep 2022
Indonesia (USD mn) 392,551.1 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Nov 2022
Iran (USD mn) 9,142.1 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 2,965,284.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2022
Israel (USD mn) 154,425.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
Italy (USD mn) 2,455,962.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2022
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 29,752.4 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Japan (USD mn) 4,196,860.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2022
Jordan (USD mn) 38,563.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2022
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 160,938.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2022
Kenya (USD mn) 36,447.5 Nov 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Nov 2022
South Korea (USD mn) 638,980.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2022
Kosovo (USD mn) 3,245.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2011 - Sep 2022
Kuwait (USD mn) 62,350.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2022
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 8,908.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2022
Laos (USD mn) 10,213.4 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Latvia (USD mn) 37,525.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Lebanon (USD mn) 34,490.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2007 - Jun 2022
Lithuania (USD mn) 43,738.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1996 - Sep 2022
Luxembourg (USD mn) 3,648,871.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2022
North Macedonia (USD mn) 10,751.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2022
Malawi (MWK mn) 2,812,733.5 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Malaysia (USD mn) 252,255.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Sep 2022
Malta (USD mn) 92,193.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2022
Mauritius (USD mn) 180,921.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2022
Mexico (USD mn) 447,827.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
Moldova (USD mn) 8,885.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2011 - Sep 2022
Mongolia (USD mn) 32,446.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Montenegro (USD mn) 10,552.3 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Morocco (USD mn) 63,748.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Mozambique (USD mn) 10,150.3 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Myanmar (USD mn) 13,927.2 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Nepal (USD mn) 8,729.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2022
Netherlands (USD mn) 3,555,887.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2022
New Zealand (USD mn) 185,375.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2022
Nigeria (USD mn) 39,661.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2022
Norway (USD mn) 733,211.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2022
Pakistan (USD mn) 126,914.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2006 - Sep 2022
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 1,535.0 Dec 2018 monthly Dec 2012 - Dec 2018
Panama (USD mn) 36,852.6 Dec 2022 monthly Jul 2004 - Dec 2022
Paraguay (USD mn) 20,060.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Peru (USD mn) 101,506.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
Philippines (USD mn) 107,909.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
Poland (USD mn) 333,177.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Portugal (USD mn) 396,510.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2022
Qatar (USD mn) 194,500.0 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
Romania (USD mn) 148,359.6 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Nov 2022
Russia (USD mn) 381,770.0 Dec 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2022
Serbia (USD mn) 39,108.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2022
Singapore (USD mn) 1,752,297.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2022
Slovakia (USD mn) 114,619.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2022
Slovenia (USD mn) 54,137.9 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2022
South Africa (USD mn) 169,320.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1985 - Jun 2022
Spain (USD mn) 2,277,449.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2022
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 47,676.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2012 - Sep 2022
Sudan (USD mn) 77,200.0 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Sweden (USD mn) 955,676.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Switzerland (USD mn) 2,205,041.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2022
Taiwan (USD mn) 226,402.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 1999 - Sep 2022
Tajikistan (USD mn) 6,662.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2015 - Dec 2021
Thailand (USD mn) 187,878.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Tunisia (USD mn) 38,949.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2022
Turkey (USD mn) 442,857.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1989 - Sep 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.1 2022 yearly 2006 - 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 539.458 Aug 2022 monthly Jul 2008 - Aug 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 2,532.552 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1990 - Nov 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 7.9 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 20.6 2022 yearly 2010 - 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BDT bn) 7,011.275 2024 yearly 1980 - 2024
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BDT bn) 27,689.292 2027 yearly 2003 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (BDT bn) 6,864.349 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Government Overall Balance: Excluding Grants (BDT mn) 51,200.000 Aug 2022 monthly Jul 2008 - Aug 2022
Government Revenue & Foreign Grants (BDT mn) 289,240.000 Aug 2022 monthly Jul 2008 - Aug 2022
Government Debt: Domestic (DO): Net (BDT mn) 2,888,706.000 Oct 2022 monthly Apr 2002 - Oct 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 7.192 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -2,114.9 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 3,770.0 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 21.8 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1987 - Nov 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 8,845.904 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 146,906.098 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 4,168.934 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 5,884.9 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) -2.9 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1987 - Nov 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 121,777.785 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 543,566.032 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 705.010 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1973 - Oct 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 201.541 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 48.510 Oct 2022 monthly Nov 1998 - Oct 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,499.140 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2022
Import Price Index (2005-2006=100) 283.380 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Export Price Index (2005-2006=100) 240.500 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Imports: Textile and Articles Thereof (BDT mn) 48,301.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1999 - Nov 2022
Imports: Yarn (BDT mn) 21,815.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1999 - Nov 2022
Imports: Cotton (BDT mn) 38,818.000 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1999 - Nov 2022
Imports: Capital Machinery (BDT mn) 26,446.200 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 2005 - Nov 2022
Terms of Trade Index (2005-2006=100) 87.110 2018 yearly 2007 - 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -0.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,100.0 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1997 - Nov 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.8 2022 yearly 1998 - 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,159.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2003 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 2022 yearly 1998 - 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -121.655 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.1 2022 yearly 1998 - 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -57.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -64.512 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 92,694.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 11.4 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 19,088.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 4.5 2022 yearly 2012 - 2022
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -23.953 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -69,307.936 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance (USD mn) -7,548.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -3,332.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Private Transfers (PT) (USD mn) 5,932.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Services (USD mn) -1,066.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) -1,234.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,159.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Import F.O.B (USD mn) -19,348.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 93.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account: Capital Transfers (USD mn) 36.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) 1,306.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Export F.O.B (USD mn) 13,263.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) -752.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 15.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2022
BoP: USD: Net Errors & Omissions (USD mn) -231.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
Balance of Payment(BoP): USD: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) -3,610.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 2,232.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Official Transfers (USD mn) 15.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) -20.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: FDI: of which net inflow (USD mn) 457.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Sep 2015 - Sep 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 1,745.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2022
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (BDT mn) -6,653,561.845 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
IIP: Assets (BDT mn) 4,499,769.445 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
IIP: Liabilities (BDT mn) 11,153,331.290 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Outstanding External Debt as Percentage of GDP (%) 12.510 2022 yearly 1997 - 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 9.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 44,200.235 Nov 2022 monthly Jun 1986 - Nov 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 177,599.224 Nov 2022 monthly Jun 1986 - Nov 2022
M2 Growth (%) 8.6 Nov 2022 monthly Jun 1987 - Nov 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.0 Dec 2022 monthly Oct 1999 - Dec 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 30,049.9 Dec 2022 monthly Dec 1972 - Dec 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 4.000 Dec 2022 monthly Oct 1999 - Dec 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 5.1 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 818.307 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 1972 - Dec 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 162,293.276 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 1986 - Nov 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 6.6 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 1987 - Nov 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 178,099.4 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1987 - Nov 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 15.8 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 1988 - Nov 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 179,002.418 Nov 2022 monthly Jun 1991 - Nov 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 10.93 Nov 2022 monthly Jun 1992 - Nov 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 33.83 2022 yearly 1974 - 2022

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