Brunei Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

2014 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Brunei Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

  • Brunei Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) registered a fall equal to 10.5 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2020, compared with a growth equal to 8.5 % in the previous quarter.
  • Brunei Foreign Direct Investment: % of Nominal GDP data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2014 to Dec 2020.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 23.2 % in Sep 2018 and a record low -10.5 % in Dec 2020.

CEIC calculates Foreign Direct Investment as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Foreign Direct Investment and quarterly Nominal GDP. International Monetary Fund provides Foreign Direct Investment in USD. The Department of Economic Planning and Statistics, Ministry of Finance and Economy provides Nominal GDP in local currency. The International Monetary Fund average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.


Related information about Brunei Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

  • In the latest reports of Brunei, Current Account recorded a deficit of 615.1 USD mn in Dec 2020.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) fell by 315.6 USD mn in Dec 2020.
  • Brunei Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 504.0 USD mn in Dec 2018.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 4.6 USD bn in Jun 2022.

View Brunei's Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP from Mar 2014 to Dec 2020 in the chart:

Brunei Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

What was Brunei's Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP in Dec 2020?

Brunei Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) registered a fall equal to 10.5 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2020, compared with a growth equal to 8.5 % in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-10.5 Dec 2020 8.5 Sep 2020 -10.5 Dec 2020 23.2 Sep 2018 % quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 7.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2022
Algeria (%) 0.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2021
Argentina (%) 2.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2022
Armenia (%) 5.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1994 - Jun 2022
Australia (%) 0.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1959 - Jun 2022
Austria (%) -2.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1970 - Jun 2022
Azerbaijan (%) -22.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Sep 2021
Bahrain (%) 0.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2022
Bangladesh (%) 0.3 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Belarus (%) 12.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Belgium (%) -5.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2022
Bolivia (%) 1.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2022
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 2.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2022
Botswana (%) 0.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2022
Brazil (%) 5.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2022
Brunei (%) -10.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (%) 3.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2022
Cambodia (%) 12.9 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Canada (%) 2.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1961 - Sep 2022
Chile (%) 6.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2022
China (%) 0.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2022
Colombia (%) 3.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2022
Croatia (%) 0.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
Cyprus (%) -11.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2022
Czech Republic (%) 0.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2022
Denmark (%) 6.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Ecuador (%) 2.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2022
Egypt (%) 1.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2001 - Jun 2022
Estonia (%) 7.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022
European Union (%) -1.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2022
Finland (%) 3.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
France (%) 2.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2022
Georgia (%) 6.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Jun 2022
Germany (%) 1.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Jun 2022
Ghana (%) 2.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
Greece (%) 3.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 34.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2022
Hungary (%) -45.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
Iceland (%) 9.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2022
India (%) 1.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2004 - Jun 2022
Indonesia (%) 1.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2022
Iran (%) 0.1 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Ireland (%) 27.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2022
Israel (%) 5.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
Italy (%) 0.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1988 - Sep 2022
Ivory Coast (%) 1.2 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Japan (%) 1.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
Jordan (%) 3.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1992 - Mar 2022
Kazakhstan (%) 5.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1997 - Jun 2022
Kenya (%) 0.4 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
South Korea (%) 1.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
Kosovo (%) 9.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Jun 2022
Kuwait (%) -1.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 6.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Laos (%) 5.6 2021 yearly 1988 - 2021
Latvia (%) 5.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2022
Lebanon (%) 4.5 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Lithuania (%) -6.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2022
Luxembourg (%) -102.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2022
Macau SAR, China (%) -5.7 2021 yearly 1982 - 2021
North Macedonia (%) 4.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Malawi (%) 0.4 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Malaysia (%) 4.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
Malta (%) 24.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
Mauritius (%) 70.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Jun 2022
Mexico (%) 1.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2022
Moldova (%) 3.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
Mongolia (%) 10.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Montenegro (%) 14.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Jun 2022
Morocco (%) 3.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2022
Mozambique (%) 33.6 2021 yearly 1986 - 2021
Myanmar (%) 0.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2017 - Sep 2021
Nepal (%) 0.4 2022 yearly 2001 - 2022
Netherlands (%) 12.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Jun 2022
New Zealand (%) 5.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Jun 2022
Nigeria (%) -1.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Jun 2022
Norway (%) 7.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Oman (%) 3.7 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Pakistan (%) 0.5 2022 yearly 1977 - 2022
Palestinian Territory (%) 2.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2022
Panama (%) 4.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2022
Paraguay (%) 2.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Peru (%) 3.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2022
Philippines (%) 2.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Poland (%) 4.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Portugal (%) 4.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2022
Qatar (%) 0.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2022
Romania (%) 1.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
Russia (%) -3.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2022
Saudi Arabia (%) 0.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
Serbia (%) 8.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2013 - Sep 2022
Singapore (%) 23.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2022
Slovakia (%) 1.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2022
Slovenia (%) 3.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2022
South Africa (%) 1.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Jun 2022
Spain (%) 2.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Jun 2022
Sri Lanka (%) 1.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2022
Sudan (%) 1.0 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Sweden (%) 2.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1982 - Sep 2022
Switzerland (%) 6.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.0 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -694.942 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 258.024 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 1.8 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BND bn) 5.923 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BND bn) 0.473 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (BND bn) 5.116 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Government Expenditure: Total (BND mn) 5,686.410 2022 yearly 2004 - 2022
Govt Revenue: GO: Tax: Excise Duty Car (BND mn) 53.348 2022 yearly 2010 - 2022
Government Revenue: Total (BND mn) 4,749.080 2022 yearly 2004 - 2022
Govt Revenue: GO: Tax (BND mn) 348.021 2022 yearly 2008 - 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 6.118 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 435.4 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Aug 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,218.7 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Aug 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 35.4 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Aug 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 5,794.864 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 758.915 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 161.948 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 783.3 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Aug 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 40.4 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Aug 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 195,841.314 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 11,483.043 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 0.046 Aug 2022 monthly May 1990 - Aug 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 16.551 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 114.425 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 87.769 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Aug 2022
Exports: Mineral Fuels (BND mn) 1,405.522 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 2012 - Aug 2022
Exports: Machinery & Transport Equipment (BND mn) 18.087 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2012 - Jun 2022
Imports: Machinery & Transport Equipment (BND mn) 171.975 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 2012 - Aug 2022
Imports: Manufactured Goods (BND mn) 59.218 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 2012 - Aug 2022
Imports: Mineral Fuels (BND mn) 673.703 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 2012 - Aug 2022
Imports: Miscellaneous Manufactured Articles (BND mn) 36.314 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 2012 - Aug 2022
Imports: Food (BND mn) 72.956 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 2012 - Aug 2022
Exports: Japan (BND mn) 221.200 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - Aug 2022
Exports: Korea (BND mn) 103.700 May 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - May 2022
Exports: Thailand (BND mn) 210.200 Jun 2022 monthly Feb 2013 - Jun 2022
Imports: Singapore (BND mn) 43.800 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - Aug 2022
Imports: Thailand (BND mn) 11.400 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - Aug 2022
Imports: China (BND mn) 121.500 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - Aug 2022
Imports: Malaysia (BND mn) 447.000 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - Aug 2022
Imports: USA (BND mn) 22.900 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - Jun 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 504.0 2018 yearly 1970 - 2018
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -615.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -20.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -315.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -10.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 2.627 2027 yearly 1981 - 2027
BN: BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: USD mn (USD mn) 1,570.169 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
BoP: FA: Direct Investment: Brunei (USD mn) 204.749 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
BN: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net (USD mn) 1,160.723 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
BN: BOP: Current Account: Personal Remittances: Received (USD mn) 0.870 2020 yearly 2020 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 13.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Jun 2022
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 153.175 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 4,026.550 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 11,483.686 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 6.0 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 3,181.1 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Oct 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 6.000 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 4.4 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Oct 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 259.110 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Oct 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 12,243.379 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Sep 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 10.2 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Sep 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 4,299.6 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Oct 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) -12.9 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 1,951.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 4,504.355 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 8.06 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 25.86 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Jun 2022
Money Supply: Currency in Circulation (BND mn) 1,364.258 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 2001 - Sep 2022
Loans: DL: HS: Property Financing (PF) (BND mn) 1,465.688 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
Loans: DL: Household Sector (HS) (BND mn) 2,798.441 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
Loans: DL: Non-Household Sector (NHS) (BND mn) 2,822.044 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
Loans: Total (BND mn) 6,459.245 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022

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