Canada External Debt

1990 - 2020 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Canada External Debt reached 2,271.6 USD bn in Sep 2020, compared with 2,225.0 USD bn in the previous quarter. Canada External Debt: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1990 to Sep 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 2,271.6 USD bn in Sep 2020 and a record low of 303.1 USD bn in Mar 1990. CEIC converts quarterly External Debt into USD. Statistics Canada provides External Debt in local currency. The Federal Reserve Board period end market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

In the latest reports of Canada, Current Account recorded a deficit of 5.7 USD bn in Sep 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 7.8 USD bn in Sep 2020. Canada Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 13.0 USD bn in Sep 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 8.6 USD bn in Sep 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 359.0 USD bn in Jun 2020.

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Canada External Debt

What was Canada's External Debt in Sep 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
2,271,631.0 Sep 2020 2,224,966.2 Jun 2020 303,118.3 Mar 1990 2,271,631.0 Sep 2020 USD mn quarterly Mar 1990 - 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) 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 (%) -6.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 1993 - Jun 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -16,582.508 Aug 2020 monthly May 1992 - Aug 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 16,287.638 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Oct 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 10.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 884,096.2 2020 yearly 1962 - 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 54.0 2020 yearly 1962 - 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (CAD bn) 1,102.276 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (CAD bn) 2,919.284 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (CAD bn) 1,094.790 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Budgetary Revenue (CAD mn) 24,067.000 Oct 2020 monthly May 1992 - Oct 2020
Budgetary Revenue: Tax Revenues (TR) (CAD mn) 21,529.000 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Oct 2020
Budgetary Expense (CAD mn) -42,573.000 Oct 2020 monthly May 1992 - Oct 2020
Budgetary Balance: Deficit or Surplus (CAD mn) -18,506.000 Oct 2020 monthly May 1992 - Oct 2020
Budgetary Revenue: TR: Excise Taxes & Duties (CAD mn) 4,682.000 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Oct 2020
FIN Forecast: Budgetary Revenue (CAD mn) 417,300.000 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
FIN Forecast: Budgetary Expense (CAD mn) 434,500.000 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
FIN Forecast: Budgetary Balance (CAD mn) -24,900.000 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
FIN Forecast: Budgetary Revenue: Tax: Excise Taxes & Duties (ET) (CAD mn) 65,700.000 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Net Financing Activities (CAD mn) 28,736.000 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Oct 2020
FIN Forecast: Federal Debt (CAD mn) 1,378,300.000 2026 yearly 1997 - 2026

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