Colombia Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

2000 - 2021 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Colombia Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

  • Colombia Consolidated Fiscal Balance recorded a deficit equal to 16.4 % of its Nominal GDP in Sep 2021, compared with a deficit equal to 26.6 % in the previous quarter
  • Colombia Consolidated Fiscal Balance to GDP data is updated quarterly, available from Dec 2000 to Sep 2021, with an average ratio of -1.9 %
  • The data reached an all-time high of 3.4 % in Sep 2019 and a record low of -35.4 % in Mar 2021
CEIC calculates quarterly Consolidated Fiscal Balance as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Consolidated Fiscal Balance and quarterly Nominal GDP. Consolidated Fiscal Balance is calculated as Revenue less Expenditure. The Bank of the Republic of Colombia provides Consolidated Fiscal Balance in local currency. National Administrative Department of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency based on SNA 2008. Consolidated Fiscal Balance covers Non Financial Public Sector only. Nominal GDP prior to Q4 2005 is based on SNA 1993.


Further information about Colombia Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

  • In the latest reports, Colombia National Government Debt reached 190.8 USD bn in Dec 2021
  • Colombia Nominal GDP reached 86.2 USD bn in Mar 2022

View Colombia's Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP from Dec 2000 to Sep 2021 in the chart:

Colombia Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

What was Colombia's Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP in Sep 2021?

Colombia Consolidated Fiscal Balance recorded a deficit equal to 16.4 % of its Nominal GDP in Sep 2021, compared with a deficit equal to 26.6 % in the previous quarter See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-16.4 Sep 2021 -26.6 Jun 2021 -35.4 Mar 2021 3.4 Sep 2019 % quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021

Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) -4.5 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Algeria (%) -7.4 2018 yearly 1994 - 2018
Argentina (%) -3.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2004 - Mar 2022
Armenia (%) -3.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2002 - Mar 2022
Australia (%) -4.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
Austria (%) -3.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2001 - Mar 2022
Azerbaijan (%) 0.4 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Jun 2021
Bahrain (%) -13.0 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Bangladesh (%) -5.2 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Belarus (%) -0.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 2006 - Sep 2021
Belgium (%) -5.5 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Bolivia (%) -6.0 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 0.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2008 - Sep 2021
Botswana (%) -0.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Brazil (%) -5.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1997 - Mar 2022
Brunei (%) -19.3 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Bulgaria (%) -2.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2003 - Mar 2022
Cambodia (%) -4.0 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Canada (%) -5.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1993 - Dec 2021
Chile (%) -7.5 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
China (%) -4.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2022
Colombia (%) -16.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021
Croatia (%) 0.4 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Cyprus (%) -0.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2022
Czech Republic (%) -5.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
Denmark (%) 1.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
Ecuador (%) -1.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2021
Estonia (%) -1.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
European Union (%) -4.7 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Finland (%) -2.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
France (%) -5.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1949 - Mar 2022
Georgia (%) -5.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Germany (%) -2.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1991 - Mar 2022
Ghana (%) -8.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2008 - Mar 2022
Greece (%) -1.3 Dec 2018 monthly Apr 1999 - Dec 2018
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 0.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 1999 - Mar 2022
Hungary (%) -6.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
Iceland (%) -2.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2022
India (%) -6.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Indonesia (%) -3.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2014 - Mar 2022
Iran (%) -4.8 Mar 2019 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2019
Ireland (%) -1.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2021
Israel (%) -0.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
Italy (%) -7.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
Ivory Coast (%) -3.0 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Japan (%) -6.5 2023 yearly 1996 - 2023
Jordan (%) 1.0 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Kazakhstan (%) -2.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2008 - Mar 2022
Kenya (%) -2.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2021
South Korea (%) -1.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Kosovo (%) 0.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2022
Kuwait (%) -9.6 2019 yearly 1988 - 2019
Kyrgyzstan (%) 2.5 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Apr 2022
Laos (%) -5.2 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Latvia (%) -7.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
Lebanon (%) -10.9 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Lithuania (%) -1.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
Luxembourg (%) -0.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2021
Macau SAR, China (%) -12.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2021
North Macedonia (%) -5.4 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Malawi (%) -1.1 Apr 2022 monthly Apr 2005 - Apr 2022
Malaysia (%) -7.0 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Malta (%) -8.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2021
Mauritius (%) -12.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021
Mexico (%) -2.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1980 - Mar 2022
Moldova (%) -5.3 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Mongolia (%) -7.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
Montenegro (%) -0.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2012 - Mar 2022
Morocco (%) -8.1 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Mozambique (%) -2.7 2016 yearly 1996 - 2016
Myanmar (%) -3.0 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Nepal (%) -10.0 2018 yearly 2012 - 2018
Netherlands (%) -1.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
New Zealand (%) -3.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
Nigeria (%) -3.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Norway (%) 9.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2021
Oman (%) -3.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2021
Pakistan (%) -6.1 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) -4.0 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Panama (%) -5.5 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Paraguay (%) -1.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Mar 2022
Peru (%) -1.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1990 - Mar 2022
Philippines (%) -8.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1985 - Mar 2022
Poland (%) -1.9 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Portugal (%) -1.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
Qatar (%) -1.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
Romania (%) -6.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2004 - Mar 2022
Russia (%) 0.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) -11.2 2020 yearly 1969 - 2020
Serbia (%) -4.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Mar 2022
Singapore (%) 0.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Slovakia (%) -6.2 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Slovenia (%) -3.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
South Africa (%) -5.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1990 - Mar 2022
Spain (%) -5.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2022
Sri Lanka (%) -11.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2014 - Dec 2021
Sudan (%) -5.0 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Sweden (%) -3.0 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Switzerland (%) -2.8 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -16.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 1,574.093 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 5,132.207 May 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 16.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 190,847.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 64.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (COP bn) 571,821.857 2027 yearly 1982 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (COP bn) 980,686.993 2027 yearly 1996 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (COP bn) 551,613.754 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Central Government: Revenue (COP bn) 13,359.597 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2021
Central Government: Expenditure (COP bn) 38,676.526 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2021
Tax Collection: Total (COP mn) 20,670,475.406 May 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2022
Tax Collection: Internal: VAT (COP mn) 8,121,542.149 May 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2022
Tax Collection: Internal: Income Tax (COP mn) 15,244,198.150 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Tax Collection: Internal: Petrol & Diesel Fuel Tax (COP mn) 172,942.919 May 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - May 2022
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term: Internal (COP bn) 426,138.650 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term: External (COP bn) 274,313.485 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term (COP bn) 700,925.090 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.411 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -971.5 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1958 - Apr 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 5,421.6 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1970 - Apr 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 82.2 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1971 - Apr 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 40,797.821 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 328,550.648 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 40,224.744 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 6,393.1 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Apr 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 36.1 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Apr 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,644,493.746 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,032,176.446 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 1,339.549 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,759.859 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Apr 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 305.658 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,364.745 Apr 2022 monthly Jun 1988 - Apr 2022
Trade Balance: ytd: Total (USD mn) -4,801.864 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2022
Terms of Trade Index (2000=100) 165.267 May 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 1,080.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -5,366.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 5,186.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 6.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 800.423 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -391.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 1,191.490 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 172,789.9 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 54.6 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 26,063.0 Mar 2022 monthly Oct 1999 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 7.8 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -17.933 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -161,334.269 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 13,760.639 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn) 17,318.962 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn) 2,657.687 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Other Investment (USD mn) -2,561.420 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2018
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account (USD mn) -4,717.848 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) -3,558.324 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -1,499.498 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn) 4,157.185 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 648.902 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
International Investment Position (IIP) (USD mn) -170,125.503 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 403,653.744 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 233,528.241 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Total: Long Term (USD mn) 149,042.503 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Public Sector: Total (USD mn) 101,556.941 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Private Sector: Total (USD mn) 73,548.592 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (USD mn) 5,186.336 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
FDI: Transport, Storage & Communications (USD mn) -220.707 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
FDI: Manufacturing (USD mn) 368.095 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
FDI: Wholesale & Retail Trade, Hotels & Restaurants (USD mn) 229.989 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
FDI: Petroleum (USD mn) 686.287 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.8 Mar 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Mar 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 36.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2016 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 46,999.269 May 2022 monthly Jan 1984 - May 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 165,695.601 May 2022 monthly Dec 1979 - May 2022
M2 Growth (%) 12.7 May 2022 monthly Dec 1980 - May 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 8.0 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 2008 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 52,686.6 May 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - May 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 16.436 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 7.5 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Mar 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 278.700 May 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - May 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 180,122.2 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 13.9 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2022
Credit to Households (USD bn) 88.920 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 185.400 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 74,049.4 Mar 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Mar 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 156,264.076 Mar 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Mar 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 13.01 Mar 2022 monthly Apr 1996 - Mar 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 51.78 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2021
Monetary Base (COP bn) 141,762.293 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Apr 2022
Money Supply: M3 (COP bn) 703,914.741 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1982 - Apr 2022
Net International Reserves: Gross (USD mn) 57,634.650 May 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - May 2022
Net International Reserves: Gross: Gold (USD mn) 278.700 May 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2022
Credits Institutions: Credit Balance Including Leasing: Gross (COP bn) 585,701.196 Mar 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Mar 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 17.6 May 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - May 2022
IOS: Business Climate Indicators: Favorable Situation (%) 79.580 Mar 2022 monthly Oct 2006 - Mar 2022
IOS: Business Climate Indicators: Better Expectations (%) 41.180 Mar 2022 monthly Oct 2006 - Mar 2022

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