Bangladesh External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

2012 - 2021 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Bangladesh External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

  • Bangladesh External Debt: Short Term accounted for 3.4 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2021, compared with the ratio of 2.7 % in the previous year.
  • Bangladesh External Debt: Short Term: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from 2012 to 2021.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 3.8 % in 2018 and a record low of 1.1 % in 2012.

CEIC shifts year-end for annual Short Term External Debt as % of Nominal GDP. Short Term External Debt as % of Nominal GDP is calculated from quarterly Short Term External Debt and annual Nominal GDP. The World Bank provides Short Term External Debt in USD. The Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency. Bangladesh Bank average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Nominal GDP prior to 2016 is based on old classification of data. Nominal GDP is reported in annual frequency, ending in June of each year.


Related information about Bangladesh External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

  • In the latest reports of Bangladesh, Current Account recorded a deficit of 1.8 USD bn in May 2022.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 1.2 USD bn in Mar 2022.
  • Bangladesh Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 36.9 USD mn in Jun 2021.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 67.1 USD mn in Jun 2021.
  • Bangladesh External Debt: Short Term value stood at 19.2 USD bn in Dec 2021.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 460.7 USD bn in Jun 2022.

View Bangladesh's External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP from 2012 to 2021 in the chart:

Bangladesh External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

What was Bangladesh's External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP in 2021?

Bangladesh External Debt: Short Term accounted for 3.4 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2021, compared with the ratio of 2.7 % in the previous year. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
3.4 2021 2.7 2020 1.1 2012 3.8 2018 % yearly 2012 - 2021

External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 5.5 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Algeria (%) 1.2 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Argentina (%) 15.7 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Armenia (%) 11.0 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Australia (%) 25.1 2021 yearly 1988 - 2021
Austria (%) 45.9 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 1.1 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Bangladesh (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Belarus (%) 14.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
Belgium (%) 86.4 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Bolivia (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 2.4 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Botswana (%) 1.5 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Brazil (%) 4.9 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Bulgaria (%) 10.2 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Canada (%) 51.5 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Chile (%) 8.0 2021 yearly 1971 - 2021
China (%) 8.2 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
Colombia (%) 7.8 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Croatia (%) 14.3 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Cyprus (%) 169.5 2021 yearly 2008 - 2021
Czech Republic (%) 43.3 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Denmark (%) 65.1 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Ecuador (%) 0.9 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Egypt (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Estonia (%) 28.9 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Finland (%) 79.2 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
France (%) 115.0 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Georgia (%) 12.4 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Germany (%) 69.9 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Greece (%) 89.8 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 336.4 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Hungary (%) 13.0 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Iceland (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
India (%) 3.9 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
Indonesia (%) 4.0 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Iran (%) 0.2 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Ireland (%) 227.2 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Israel (%) 12.6 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Italy (%) 55.8 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 1.7 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Japan (%) 66.7 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Jordan (%) 38.1 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 6.4 2021 yearly 1992 - 2021
Kenya (%) 2.3 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
South Korea (%) 9.1 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Kosovo (%) 12.5 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Kyrgyzstan (%) 6.3 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Latvia (%) 51.7 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Lithuania (%) 29.7 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Luxembourg (%) 1,381.0 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
North Macedonia (%) 18.2 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Malawi (%) 0.6 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Malaysia (%) 26.3 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Malta (%) 147.8 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Mauritius (%) 67.2 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Mexico (%) 3.9 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Moldova (%) 20.1 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Mongolia (%) 9.0 2021 yearly 1992 - 2021
Montenegro (%) 6.6 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Morocco (%) 6.5 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Mozambique (%) 12.9 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 175.8 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
New Zealand (%) 30.0 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Nigeria (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
Norway (%) 58.6 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Pakistan (%) 1.2 2022 yearly 2006 - 2022
Palestinian Territory (%) 2.4 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Panama (%) 62.5 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Paraguay (%) 11.7 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Peru (%) 4.2 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Philippines (%) 3.8 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Poland (%) 9.6 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Portugal (%) 74.6 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Romania (%) 15.6 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Russia (%) 4.8 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Serbia (%) 3.4 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Singapore (%) 311.5 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Slovakia (%) 76.9 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Slovenia (%) 30.1 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
South Africa (%) 6.5 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Spain (%) 79.0 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 9.6 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Sudan (%) 7.9 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Sweden (%) 54.1 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Switzerland (%) 156.9 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Taiwan (%) 25.5 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Tajikistan (%) 13.6 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Thailand (%) 14.7 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Tunisia (%) 26.1 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Turkey (%) 14.9 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
Ukraine (%) 8.1 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
United Kingdom (%) 207.4 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
United States (%) 34.4 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Uruguay (%) 11.7 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Venezuela (%) 0.2 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Vietnam (%) 7.8 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Yemen (%) 1.8 2017 yearly 1991 - 2017

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.2 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,698.133 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 2008 - Apr 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 5,298.736 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1990 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 7.9 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 19.2 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BDT bn) 7,011.275 2024 yearly 1980 - 2024
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BDT bn) 26,363.886 2027 yearly 2003 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (BDT bn) 6,849.828 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Government Overall Balance: Excluding Grants (BDT mn) -147,040.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 2008 - Apr 2022
Government Revenue & Foreign Grants (BDT mn) 339,000.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 2008 - Apr 2022
Government Debt: Domestic (DO): Net (BDT mn) 2,665,224.000 Jun 2022 monthly Apr 2002 - Jun 2022
BD: Expenditure (BDT mn) 2,583,378.700 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 5.722 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -3,134.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Jun 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 3,899.6 May 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - May 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 41.1 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1987 - Jun 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 8,882.448 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 143,598.178 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,890.969 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 6,881.6 May 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - May 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 37.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1987 - Jun 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 122,422.756 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 546,470.381 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 796.138 May 2022 monthly Jan 1973 - May 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 330.043 May 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - May 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 38.320 May 2022 monthly Nov 1998 - May 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,587.666 May 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - May 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
Terms of Trade Index (2005-2006=100) 87.110 2018 yearly 2007 - 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 36.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,246.7 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1997 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.8 2022 yearly 1998 - 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,202.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2003 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.3 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -67.073 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.1 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -58.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -9.115 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 93,233.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 11.4 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 19,166.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -14.803 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -68,668.009 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance (USD mn) -9,290.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -3,552.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Private Transfers (PT) (USD mn) 5,213.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 3,896.000 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) 28.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: Net Errors & Omissions (USD mn) -125.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment(BoP): USD: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) -5,892.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 2,486.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Secondary Income: Official Transfers (USD mn) 3.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 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) 807.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2015 - Mar 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) -743.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,202.370 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Trade Balance: Import F.O.B (USD mn) -22,553.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) -9.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: CF: Capital Account: Capital Transfers (USD mn) 28.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
BoP: USD: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) 1,306.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
IIP: Liabilities (BDT mn) 10,584,852.165 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (BDT mn) -5,919,182.337 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
IIP: Assets (BDT mn) 4,665,669.828 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
Outstanding External Debt as Percentage of GDP (%) 11.880 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 8.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 45,575.677 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 1986 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 180,351.658 Jul 2022 monthly Jun 1986 - Jul 2022
M2 Growth (%) 8.2 Jul 2022 monthly Jun 1987 - Jul 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 4.0 Aug 2022 monthly Oct 1999 - Aug 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 35,271.9 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1972 - Aug 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 4.000 Aug 2022 monthly Oct 1999 - Aug 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 4.9 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1986 - Jun 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 780.657 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1972 - Aug 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 169,073.900 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1986 - Jun 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.2 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1987 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 178,892.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1987 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 15.6 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1988 - Jul 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 184,024.280 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 1991 - Jun 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 13.81 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 1992 - Jun 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 33.51 2021 yearly 1974 - 2021

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