Belgium External Debt

2007 - 2020 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Belgium External Debt reached 1,386.1 USD bn in Sep 2020, compared with 1,349.8 USD bn in the previous quarter. Belgium External Debt: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2007 to Sep 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 1,907.1 USD bn in Jun 2008 and a record low of 1,156.3 USD bn in Dec 2015. CEIC converts quarterly External Debt into USD. The National Bank of Belgium provides External Debt in EUR based on BPM6. The Federal Reserve Board period end market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. External Debt prior to Q1 2008 is based on BPM5.

In the latest reports of Belgium, Current Account recorded a deficit of 386.5 USD mn in Sep 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 8.3 USD bn in Sep 2020. Belgium Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 8.5 USD bn in Sep 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 9.4 USD bn in Sep 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 134.3 USD bn in Sep 2020.

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Belgium External Debt

What was Belgium's External Debt in Sep 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
1,386,134.8 Sep 2020 1,349,805.9 Jun 2020 1,156,320.4 Dec 2015 1,907,125.3 Jun 2008 USD mn quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2020

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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) 270,825.5 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2020
Armenia (USD mn) 5,970.3 Oct 2020 monthly Dec 2012 - Oct 2020
Australia (USD mn) 1,700,271.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1988 - Jun 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) 65,272.5 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 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

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.9 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -10,387.606 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 158,638.083 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 29.8 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 603,311.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 114.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 1980 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (EUR bn) 297.071 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (EUR bn) 659.375 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (EUR bn) 269.313 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
General Government Primary Balance (EUR mn) 93.800 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Government Expenditure (EUR mn) 247,877.300 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Government Expenditure: Current (EUR mn) 222,529.200 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Government Revenue (EUR mn) 238,598.200 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Government Expenditure: Capital (EUR mn) 15,975.200 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Government Revenue: Fiscal & Parafiscal: Direct Taxes (EUR mn) 74,588.300 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
General Government Revenue: Fiscal & Parafiscal: Indirect Taxes (EUR mn) 63,728.700 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
NBB Forecast: General Government Revenue: % of GDP (%) 50.700 2023 yearly 2017 - 2023
NBB Forecast: Public Debt: % of GDP (%) 120.400 2023 yearly 2017 - 2023
NBB Forecast: General Government Primary Expenditures: % of GDP (%) 55.100 2023 yearly 2017 - 2023
NBB Forecast: General Government Primary Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.400 2023 yearly 2017 - 2023
NBB Forecast: Overall Balance Per Sub-Sector: Social Security: % of GDP (%) 0.000 2022 yearly 2017 - 2022
General Government Debt: DS: Short Term (EUR mn) 37,893.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2020
General Government Debt: DS: Long Term (EUR mn) 392,875.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2020
General Government Debt (EUR mn) 514,639.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2020
General Government Debt: Loans: Short Term (EUR mn) 7,199.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2018
General Government Debt: Loans: Long Term (EUR mn) 73,126.000 Sep 2018 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2018
Treasury Revenue (EUR mn) 6,357.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1980 - Nov 2020
Treasury Revenue: Current: Fiscal: CE: Excise Duties (EUR mn) 663.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1980 - Nov 2020
Treasury Revenue: Current: Fiscal: VR: VAT (EUR mn) 1,968.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1980 - Nov 2020
Treasury Revenue: Current: Fiscal: Direct Taxes (DT) (EUR mn) 2,992.000 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1980 - Nov 2020
Treasury Gross Debt (EUR mn) 421,650.000 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1979 - Nov 2020

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