Brazil External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

1999 - 2021 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

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

  • Brazil External Debt: Short Term accounted for 4.9 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2021, compared with the ratio of 4.8 % in the previous year.
  • Brazil External Debt: Short Term: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from 1999 to 2021.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 5.0 % in 2001 and a record low of 1.3 % in 2012.

CEIC calculates Short Term External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Short Term External Debt and annual Nominal GDP. The Central Bank of Brazil provides Short Term External Debt in USD and Nominal GDP in USD.


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

  • In the latest reports of Brazil, Current Account recorded a deficit of 2.4 USD bn in Feb 2022.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 11.8 USD bn in Feb 2022.
  • Brazil Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 2.5 USD bn in Feb 2022.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 161.1 USD mn in Dec 2021.
  • Brazil External Debt: Short Term value stood at 78.8 USD bn in Dec 2021.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 444.4 USD bn in Mar 2022.

View Brazil's External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP from 1999 to 2021 in the chart:

Brazil External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

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

Brazil External Debt: Short Term accounted for 4.9 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2021, compared with the ratio of 4.8 % in the previous year. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
4.9 2021 4.8 2020 1.3 2012 5.0 2001 % yearly 1999 - 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 (%) 15.3 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Armenia (%) 11.0 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Australia (%) 25.2 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 (%) 43.2 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Denmark (%) 65.3 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Ecuador (%) 0.9 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Egypt (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Estonia (%) 29.7 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Finland (%) 79.2 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
France (%) 115.0 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Georgia (%) 12.5 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Germany (%) 70.5 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 (%) 3.8 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Indonesia (%) 4.0 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Iran (%) 0.2 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Ireland (%) 175.4 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 (%) 66.6 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Jordan (%) 38.0 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 6.6 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 (%) 51.8 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 (%) 149.0 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Mauritius (%) 69.4 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Mexico (%) 4.2 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Moldova (%) 20.1 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Mongolia (%) 23.4 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Montenegro (%) 6.6 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Morocco (%) 6.6 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Mozambique (%) 12.9 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 179.9 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 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 2.4 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Panama (%) 65.3 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Paraguay (%) 11.8 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Peru (%) 4.2 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Philippines (%) 3.8 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Poland (%) 9.5 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 (%) 29.5 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
South Africa (%) 6.4 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Spain (%) 78.8 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 9.6 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Sudan (%) 7.9 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Sweden (%) 54.0 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 (%) 14.8 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 (%) 11.8 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Venezuela (%) 0.2 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Vietnam (%) 9.8 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 (%) -5.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1997 - Mar 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -3,809.004 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 32,067.849 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 1994 - Apr 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 18.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 1994 - Mar 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 1,434,390.9 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 2000 - Apr 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 78.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BRL bn) 4,223.004 2027 yearly 1996 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BRL bn) 11,683.795 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (BRL bn) 3,666.047 2027 yearly 1996 - 2027
Central Government: Expenditure (BRL mn) 137,061.691 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2022
Central Government: Balance (BRL mn) 17,645.294 Jan 2019 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2019
Central Government: Revenue (BRL mn) 198,532.523 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2022
Tax Revenues (BRL mn) 152,473.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 1994 - Apr 2022
Tax Revenues: Contribution to Social Security Financing (BRL mn) 25,385.225 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Apr 2022
Tax Revenues: Tax on Industrial Products (BRL mn) 4,820.095 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Apr 2022
Tax Revenues: Income Tax (BRL mn) 61,800.795 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Apr 2022
PSBR: 12 Months Cumulative: Primary: Central Govt: Federal (BRL mn) -76,694.194 Feb 2019 monthly Dec 1999 - Feb 2019
PSBR: 12 Months Cumulative: Nominal (BRL mn) 479,231.092 Feb 2019 monthly Dec 1991 - Feb 2019
PSBR: 12 Months Cumulative: Primary: Central Govt (BRL mn) 118,698.156 Feb 2019 monthly Dec 1991 - Feb 2019
PSBR: 12 Months Cumulative: Nominal Interest (BRL mn) 373,412.877 Feb 2019 monthly Dec 1991 - Feb 2019
PSBR: 12 Months Cumulative: Primary: Central Govt: Central Bank (BRL mn) 494.191 Feb 2019 monthly Dec 1999 - Feb 2019
PSBR: 12 Months Cumulative: Primary (BRL mn) 105,818.215 Feb 2019 monthly Dec 1991 - Feb 2019
PSBR: 12 Months Cumulative: Primary: Central Govt: Social Security (BRL mn) 194,898.159 Feb 2019 monthly Dec 1999 - Feb 2019
Public Sector Debt: Gen Govt: Gross: Domestic (BRL mn) 6,226,657.998 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 2006 - Apr 2022
Public Sector Debt: Gen Govt: Gross: Foreign (BRL mn) 848,475.233 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 2006 - Apr 2022
Public Sector Debt: Net (BRL mn) 5,227,617.614 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 2006 - Apr 2022
Net Public Debt to GDP Ratio: General Government (%) 58.650 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Apr 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.783 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 4,940.5 May 2022 monthly Jan 1959 - May 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 29,647.7 May 2022 monthly Jan 1954 - May 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 13.2 May 2022 monthly Jan 1955 - May 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 559,088.710 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 825,461.596 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 317,893.636 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 24,707.2 May 2022 monthly Jan 1959 - May 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 39.9 May 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - May 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 3,686,409.116 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 4,532,449.950 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 3,092.604 May 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - May 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 4,878.884 May 2022 monthly Jan 1971 - May 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 8,410.585 May 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - May 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 4,601.445 May 2022 monthly Jan 1989 - May 2022
Imports Val: FOB: NCM: ytd: Base Metals & Articles: Iron & Steel (USD mn) 1,740.306 May 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2022
Exports: FOB: Value: Other Electronic Integrated Circuits (USD mn) 1.676 May 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2022
Exports: FOB: Value: Printed Circuits with Electric or Electronic Components (USD mn) 0.318 May 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2022
Exports: FOB: Value: Other Monolithic Integrated Circuits (USD mn) 0.843 May 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2022
Imports: FOB: Value: Other Monolithic Integrated Circuits (USD mn) 100.946 May 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2022
Imports: FOB: Value: Other Electronic Integrated Circuits (USD mn) 68.796 May 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2022
Exports Value: Free On Board: Standard International Trade Classification: Medic... (USD mn) 117.037 May 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2022
Import Value: SITC: Metalliferous Ores and Metal Scrap (USD mn) 171.349 May 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2022
Import Value: SITC: Coal, Coke and Briquettes (USD mn) 876.041 May 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2022
Imports Value: Free On Board: Standard International Trade Classification: Medic... (USD mn) 950.866 May 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 2,488.6 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -2,414.0 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 11,842.6 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -161.138 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -54.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -106.920 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 567,547.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 35.3 2021 yearly 1992 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 78,753.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 4.9 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -52.376 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -478,881.325 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
External Debt: Net (USD mn) -50,964.870 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1987 - Dec 2021
Gross External Debt: General Government (USD mn) 71,006.243 Dec 2018 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2018
External Debt: BPM6: Long-term (USD mn) 246,686.900 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
External Debt Ratio: Net Total External Debt to GDP (%) -3.168 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2021
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 1,126.855 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 1995 - Jul 2018
BoP: CA: Balance on G & S: Balance on Goods (USD mn) 3,507.520 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
BoP: CA: Secondary Income (SI) (USD mn) 265.424 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) -2,413.967 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
BoP: CA: Primary Income (PI) (USD mn) -4,409.959 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
BoP: CA: Balance on G & S: Sevices (SE) (USD mn) -1,776.953 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
BoP: CA: Balance on G & S: SE: DR (USD mn) 4,694.427 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
BoP: CA: SI: CR (USD mn) 475.504 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
BoP: CA: Balance on G & S: Balance on Goods: Imports (USD mn) 20,186.657 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
BoP: CA: PI: CR (USD mn) 2,356.541 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
BoP: CA: Debit (DR) (USD mn) 31,857.664 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
BoP: CA: Balance on G & S: SE: CR (USD mn) 2,917.474 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
BoP: CA: Balance on G & S: Balance on Goods: Exports (USD mn) 23,694.178 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
BoP: CA: SI: DR (USD mn) 210.080 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
BoP: CA: Credit (CR) (USD mn) 29,443.696 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
BoP: CA: PI: DR (USD mn) 6,766.499 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 961,577.549 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 1,440,458.874 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
Direct Investment Liabilities: Equity Capital: Inflow: Oil and Gas Extraction (USD mn) 5,250.674 2018 yearly 2006 - 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 2.5 Feb 2022 monthly Mar 2011 - Feb 2022
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 21,410.140 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 114,852.088 Feb 2022 monthly Feb 1986 - Feb 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 819,881.090 Feb 2022 monthly Feb 1986 - Feb 2022
M2 Growth (%) 8.9 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1971 - Feb 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 21.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 1994 - Apr 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 321,088.3 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 19.143 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 14.7 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 2000 - Mar 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 8,103.000 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 780,472.539 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 11.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 2,156,240.0 Feb 2022 monthly Dec 2001 - Feb 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.3 Feb 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Feb 2022
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 21.300 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Credit to Households (USD bn) 526.026 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 1994 - Dec 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 1,372.884 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 912,994.438 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 16.58 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Feb 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 51.50 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2021
Broad Money Supply: M4 (BRL mn) 6,378,069.259 Jul 2018 monthly Dec 2001 - Jul 2018
Broad Money Supply: M2 (BRL mn) 2,589,685.687 Jul 2018 monthly Dec 2001 - Jul 2018
Broad Money Supply: M3 (BRL mn) 5,856,775.586 Jul 2018 monthly Dec 2001 - Jul 2018
Official Reserve Assets (USD mn) 353,169.040 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 1970 - Mar 2022
ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertible FC (FCR) (USD mn) 306,127.007 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 2000 - Mar 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -3.0 May 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - May 2022
ME: Exchange Rate: Current Calendar Year: Median (%) 5.000 Apr 2022 monthly Feb 2021 - Apr 2022

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