Bangladesh External Debt

2011 - 2020 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Bangladesh External Debt reached 66.4 USD bn in Sep 2020, compared with 65.4 USD bn in the previous quarter. Bangladesh External Debt: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Sep 2011 to Sep 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 66.4 USD bn in Sep 2020 and a record low of 22.1 USD bn in Mar 2012. The World Bank provides External Deb in USD.

In the latest reports of Bangladesh, Current Account recorded a surplus of 305.0 USD mn in Oct 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 540.0 USD mn in Sep 2020. Bangladesh Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 6.1 USD mn in Jun 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 7.2 USD mn in Jun 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 329.8 USD bn in Jun 2020.

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Bangladesh External Debt

What was Bangladesh's External Debt in Sep 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
66,427.6 Sep 2020 65,413.6 Jun 2020 22,055.1 Mar 2012 66,427.6 Sep 2020 USD mn quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020

External Debt by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 10,350.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
Algeria (USD mn) 3,994.0 Sep 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2019
Argentina (USD mn) 272,852.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
Armenia (USD mn) 6,053.1 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2012 - Dec 2020
Australia (USD mn) 1,833,532.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 1988 - Sep 2020
Austria (USD mn) 739,905.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 8,958.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Jun 2020
Bangladesh (USD mn) 66,427.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
Belarus (USD mn) 40,561.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2020
Belgium (USD mn) 1,386,134.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2020
Bolivia (USD mn) 13,510.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 5,185.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Botswana (USD mn) 1,404.6 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Brazil (USD mn) 551,672.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (USD mn) 44,774.3 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Nov 2020
Cambodia (USD mn) 16,622.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2020
Canada (USD mn) 2,271,631.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2020
Chile (USD mn) 208,434.1 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
China (USD mn) 2,294,400.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2020
Colombia (USD mn) 147,285.3 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2020
Croatia (USD mn) 47,614.9 Oct 2020 monthly Dec 1998 - Oct 2020
Cyprus (USD mn) 221,082.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Czech Republic (USD mn) 184,112.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2020
Denmark (USD mn) 580,417.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Ecuador (USD mn) 55,409.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1994 - Dec 2020
Egypt (USD mn) 125,337.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2020
Estonia (USD mn) 28,146.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2020
European Union (USD mn) 17,746,817.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Finland (USD mn) 663,768.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2020
France (USD mn) 7,130,673.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2004 - Sep 2020
Georgia (USD mn) 19,661.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Germany (USD mn) 6,487,890.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1999 - Sep 2020
Ghana (USD mn) 24,298.4 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2012 - Oct 2020
Greece (USD mn) 572,911.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 1,718,416.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2020
Hungary (USD mn) 217,973.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
Iceland (USD mn) 18,954.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1989 - Sep 2020
India (USD mn) 556,242.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 1999 - Sep 2020
Indonesia (USD mn) 416,586.9 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2008 - Nov 2020
Iran (USD mn) 9,031.0 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Ireland (USD mn) 2,887,610.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2020
Israel (USD mn) 123,811.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
Italy (USD mn) 2,691,516.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 19,182.3 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Japan (USD mn) 4,749,951.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2020
Jordan (USD mn) 36,340.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2020
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 160,912.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Kenya (USD mn) 34,746.1 Dec 2020 monthly Sep 1999 - Dec 2020
South Korea (USD mn) 510,961.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2020
Kosovo (USD mn) 2,791.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Sep 2020
Kuwait (USD mn) 55,508.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2020
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 8,702.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Laos (USD mn) 9,935.6 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Latvia (USD mn) 43,355.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Lebanon (USD mn) 33,645.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Lithuania (USD mn) 42,563.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1996 - Sep 2020
Luxembourg (USD mn) 3,886,289.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
North Macedonia (USD mn) 10,633.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Malawi (MWK mn) 1,569,794.2 2018 yearly 1984 - 2018
Malaysia (USD mn) 238,552.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2020
Malta (USD mn) 104,370.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Mauritius (USD mn) 216,329.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2020
Mexico (USD mn) 451,349.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Moldova (USD mn) 7,950.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Sep 2020
Mongolia (USD mn) 31,192.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Montenegro (USD mn) 8,339.4 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Morocco (USD mn) 61,608.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2020
Mozambique (USD mn) 9,486.1 2017 yearly 1985 - 2017
Myanmar (USD mn) 11,114.4 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Nepal (USD mn) 7,121.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
Netherlands (USD mn) 4,552,613.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2020
New Zealand (USD mn) 191,604.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2020
Nigeria (USD mn) 8,991.3 Mar 2013 quarterly Jun 2011 - Mar 2013
Norway (USD mn) 666,133.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2020
Pakistan (USD mn) 113,803.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Sep 2020
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 5,758.3 Dec 2018 monthly Dec 2012 - Dec 2018
Panama (USD mn) 29,817.4 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 2004 - Dec 2020
Paraguay (USD mn) 18,457.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Peru (USD mn) 84,914.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2020
Philippines (USD mn) 91,978.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2020
Poland (USD mn) 352,111.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Portugal (USD mn) 501,856.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Qatar (USD mn) 103,900.0 2010 yearly 2000 - 2010
Romania (USD mn) 153,428.5 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Russia (USD mn) 470,106.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Serbia (USD mn) 36,016.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2020
Singapore (USD mn) 1,609,665.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2020
Slovakia (USD mn) 130,564.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2020
Slovenia (USD mn) 59,012.2 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2020
South Africa (USD mn) 157,021.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1985 - Sep 2020
Spain (USD mn) 2,588,822.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2020
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 51,617.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Sep 2020
Sudan (USD mn) 51,200.0 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Sweden (USD mn) 950,930.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Switzerland (USD mn) 2,185,868.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Taiwan (USD mn) 190,813.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1999 - Sep 2020
Tajikistan (USD mn) 6,544.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2015 - Sep 2020
Thailand (USD mn) 171,974.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Tunisia (USD mn) 39,172.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
Turkey (USD mn) 435,120.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1989 - Sep 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.4 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -265.566 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - Oct 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 2,752.274 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 1990 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 8.0 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 21.3 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BDT bn) 20,911.837 2025 yearly 2003 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (BDT bn) 5,008.913 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Government Debt: Domestic (DO): Net (BDT mn) 1,769,324.000 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2002 - Dec 2020
Government Revenue & Foreign Grants (BDT mn) 224,530.000 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - Oct 2020
Government Overall Balance: Excluding Grants (BDT mn) -22,520.000 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 2008 - Oct 2020
BD: Social Contributions (BDT mn) 0.000 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 5.292 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,251.3 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,896.5 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) 5.5 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1987 - Nov 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 667.168 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 115,240.626 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,502.325 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 4,147.8 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) 4.1 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1987 - Nov 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 110,004.230 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 432,673.520 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 437.216 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1973 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 221.452 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Aug 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 39.496 Oct 2020 monthly Nov 1998 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 938.138 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2020
Import Price Index (2005-2006=100) 259.380 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Export Price Index (2005-2006=100) 225.950 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Exports: Europe: Germany Federal Republic (BDT mn) 521,442.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Exports: Europe: Spain (BDT mn) 214,662.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Imports: Petroleum Products (BDT mn) 27,583.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1999 - Nov 2020
Imports: Cotton (BDT mn) 16,570.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1999 - Nov 2020
Imports: Yarn (BDT mn) 13,621.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1999 - Nov 2020
Imports: Textile and Articles Thereof (BDT mn) 28,807.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1999 - Nov 2020
Imports: Capital Machinery (BDT mn) 21,745.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 2005 - Nov 2020
Terms of Trade Index (2005-2006=100) 87.110 2018 yearly 2007 - 2018
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: India (BDT mn) 752,048.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: Indonesia (BDT mn) 124,914.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: Singapore (BDT mn) 48,343.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: China (BDT mn) 1,291,540.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
Imports: Asian Countries: excl Middle East: Japan (BDT mn) 159,105.000 2019 yearly 1987 - 2019
BD: Export Volume Index (2000=100) 529.505 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
BD: Import Volume Index (2000=100) 365.055 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
BD: Export Value Index (2000=100) 614.369 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
BD: Import Value Index (2000=100) 681.021 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 6.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 305.0 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 1997 - Oct 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.6 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 540.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2003 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 7.158 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -4.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 11.785 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 66,427.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 9,526.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 3.0 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -9.365 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -43,296.952 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
BD: BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Asse... (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
BD: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Liab... (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Private Transfers (PT) (USD mn) 6,816.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: FDI: of which net inflow (USD mn) 68.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2015 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 43.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Official Transfers (USD mn) 9.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
Balance of Payment(BoP): USD: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) 3,534.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 48.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account: Capital Transfers (USD mn) 43.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 540.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) -715.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -2,093.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) -667.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance (USD mn) -2,039.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) -154.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) -713.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: Net Errors & Omissions (USD mn) 320.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) -3,098.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Export F.O.B (USD mn) 9,697.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Import F.O.B (USD mn) -11,736.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Services (USD mn) -585.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 1,508.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
Outstanding External Debt as Percentage of GDP (%) 13.400 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
BD: External Debt: Debt Outstanding, Debt Ration and Debt Service (DOD): Stocks:... (USD mn) 52,124.148 2018 yearly 1970 - 2018
BD: External Debt: DOD: Stocks: Long-Term (USD mn) 41,556.540 2018 yearly 1970 - 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 8.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 39,667.960 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1986 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 174,373.172 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1986 - Dec 2020
M2 Growth (%) 14.2 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 1987 - Dec 2020
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.0 Jan 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 40,736.5 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1972 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 4.000 Jan 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 9.4 Nov 2020 monthly Jul 1986 - Nov 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 837.114 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1972 - Jan 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 160,056.580 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1986 - Nov 2020
Total Deposits Growth (%) 13.0 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1987 - Nov 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 160,799.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 1987 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 1988 - Dec 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 166,062.535 Oct 2020 monthly Jun 1991 - Oct 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 14.11 Sep 2020 monthly Jun 1992 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 39.05 2020 yearly 1974 - 2020
BD: Bank Non-Performing Loans to Total Gross Loans (%) 8.902 2019 yearly 2011 - 2019

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