Colombia External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

1970 - 2020 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Colombia External Debt: Short Term accounted for 8.1 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2020, compared with the ratio of 7.1 % in the previous year. Colombia External Debt: Short Term: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from 1970 to 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 8.1 % in 2020 and a record low of 1.7 % in 2009. CEIC calculates Short Term External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from annual Short Term External Debt and quarterly Nominal GDP. The Bank of the Republic of Colombia provides Short Term External Debt in USD. National Statistics Administrative Department provides Nominal GDP in local currency. The Bank of the Republic of Colombia average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Nominal GDP prior to 2005 is based on SNA 1993 and prior to 2000 is sourced from the International Monetary Funds. Short Term External Debt as % of Nominal GDP prior to 1995 is calculated from Short Term External Debt sourced from the World Bank and Nominal GDP sourced from the International Monetary Fund.

In the latest reports of Colombia, Current Account recorded a deficit of 3.6 USD bn in Mar 2021. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 2.7 USD bn in Mar 2021. Colombia Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 828.8 USD mn in Mar 2021. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 896.3 USD mn in Mar 2021. Colombia External Debt: Short Term value stood at 21.2 USD bn in Dec 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 72.8 USD bn in Dec 2020.

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Colombia External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
8.1 2020 7.1 2019 1.7 2009 8.1 2020 % yearly 1970 - 2020

External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 4.2 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Algeria (%) 1.3 2019 yearly 1977 - 2019
Argentina (%) 19.0 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Armenia (%) 12.7 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Australia (%) 22.0 2020 yearly 1988 - 2020
Austria (%) 41.6 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 1.3 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
Bangladesh (%) 3.0 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Belarus (%) 17.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Belgium (%) 85.0 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Bolivia (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 1.8 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Botswana (%) 0.8 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Brazil (%) 4.8 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Bulgaria (%) 15.1 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Canada (%) 52.6 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Chile (%) 7.9 2020 yearly 1971 - 2020
China (%) 8.9 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Colombia (%) 8.1 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Croatia (%) 16.3 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Cyprus (%) 157.4 2020 yearly 2008 - 2020
Czech Republic (%) 42.9 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Denmark (%) 68.5 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Ecuador (%) 0.6 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Egypt (%) 3.0 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Estonia (%) 28.2 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Finland (%) 82.9 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
France (%) 112.0 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Georgia (%) 14.4 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Germany (%) 61.2 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Greece (%) 90.2 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 338.4 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Hungary (%) 12.8 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Iceland (%) 3.5 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
India (%) 4.0 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Indonesia (%) 4.2 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Iran (%) 0.3 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Ireland (%) 177.2 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Israel (%) 11.0 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Italy (%) 53.9 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 1.5 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Japan (%) 65.9 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Jordan (%) 36.4 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Kazakhstan (%) 5.8 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Kenya (%) 2.7 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
South Korea (%) 9.7 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Kosovo (%) 11.5 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 7.1 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Latvia (%) 56.1 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Lithuania (%) 21.9 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Luxembourg (%) 1,316.4 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
North Macedonia (%) 16.9 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Malawi (%) 0.6 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Malaysia (%) 25.9 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Malta (%) 170.9 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Mauritius (%) 57.5 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Mexico (%) 4.9 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Moldova (%) 19.9 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Mongolia (%) 21.1 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Montenegro (%) 5.0 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Morocco (%) 6.7 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Mozambique (%) 10.8 2019 yearly 1984 - 2019
Netherlands (%) 195.1 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
New Zealand (%) 33.6 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Nigeria (%) 0.1 2018 yearly 2008 - 2018
Norway (%) 64.7 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Pakistan (%) 1.9 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Palestinian Territory (%) 9.0 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Panama (%) 55.1 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Paraguay (%) 12.7 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Peru (%) 4.7 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Philippines (%) 3.9 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Poland (%) 9.5 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Portugal (%) 78.0 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Romania (%) 15.2 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Russia (%) 4.2 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Serbia (%) 4.2 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Singapore (%) 320.5 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Slovakia (%) 59.5 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Slovenia (%) 26.3 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
South Africa (%) 9.2 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Spain (%) 78.8 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 10.2 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Sudan (%) 12.8 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Sweden (%) 53.3 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Switzerland (%) 157.8 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Taiwan (%) 26.2 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Tajikistan (%) 16.3 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
Thailand (%) 14.9 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Tunisia (%) 26.1 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Turkey (%) 19.3 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
Ukraine (%) 11.1 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
United Kingdom (%) 222.7 2020 yearly 1979 - 2020
United States (%) 34.3 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Uruguay (%) 12.1 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Venezuela (%) 0.2 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Yemen (%) 1.8 2017 yearly 1991 - 2017

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -5,467.923 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,814.593 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 15.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 189,753.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 65.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (COP bn) 472,919.970 2026 yearly 1982 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (COP bn) 881,658.890 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (COP bn) 447,725.860 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Central Government: Revenue (COP bn) 11,922.567 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2020
Central Government: Expenditure (COP bn) 31,167.414 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2020
Tax Collection: Total (COP mn) 13,930,320.896 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2021
Tax Collection: Internal: Income Tax (COP mn) 9,576,964.365 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2021
Tax Collection: Internal: VAT (COP mn) 870,912.048 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2021
Tax Collection: Internal: Petrol & Diesel Fuel Tax (COP mn) 153,835.534 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2021
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term (COP bn) 588,913.042 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term: Internal (COP bn) 359,241.568 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term: External (COP bn) 229,671.474 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
CO: Central Government Debt: Total: % of GDP (%) 57.406 2016 yearly 1998 - 2016
CO: Expenditure (COP mn) 327,893,515.924 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.527 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,608.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Mar 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 3,326.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1970 - Mar 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 56.3 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1971 - Apr 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 45,338.503 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 324,104.622 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 42,513.054 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 4,934.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 37.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Mar 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,704,414.658 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,136,719.809 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 884.013 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2008 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 947.462 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Feb 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 156.037 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,186.112 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 1988 - Mar 2021
Terms of Trade Index (2000=100) 126.491 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Apr 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 828.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -3,633.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 2,703.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -896.322 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -6.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 1,583.299 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 153,628.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 56.8 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 21,213.7 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 8.1 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -15.501 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -175,473.792 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn) 11,890.955 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn) 1,448.591 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
BoP: BPM6: Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 470.859 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -1,273.555 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 9,222.846 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn) 2,722.147 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account (USD mn) -3,162.430 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) -2,668.109 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Other Investment (USD mn) -2,561.420 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2018
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 199,785.065 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
International Investment Position (IIP) (USD mn) -171,914.347 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 371,699.412 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Private Sector: Total (USD mn) 64,230.458 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Public Sector: Total (USD mn) 89,397.944 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Total: Long Term (USD mn) 132,414.706 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
FDI: Petroleum (USD mn) 262.584 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
FDI: Manufacturing (USD mn) 22.037 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
FDI: Transport, Storage & Communications (USD mn) 586.935 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (USD mn) 2,703.068 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
FDI: Wholesale & Retail Trade, Hotels & Restaurants (USD mn) 170.904 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
CO: External Debt: TDS: Debt Service: Total (USD mn) 19,225.410 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 5.2 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 1995 - Jan 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 23.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 45,740.781 May 2021 monthly Jan 1984 - May 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 154,872.058 May 2021 monthly Dec 1979 - May 2021
M2 Growth (%) 5.8 May 2021 monthly Dec 1980 - May 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 8.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jun 2008 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 56,721.6 May 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - May 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 20.574 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 11.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Mar 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 284.400 May 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - May 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 168,579.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 1.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2021
Credit to Households (USD bn) 93.496 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2020
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 195.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2020
Household Debt (USD mn) 63,478.2 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 1995 - Mar 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 143,788.485 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 1995 - Jan 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) -0.10 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 1996 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 54.06 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Monetary Base (COP bn) 124,655.320 May 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2021
Money Supply: M3 (COP bn) 626,145.371 May 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - May 2021
Net International Reserves: Gross (USD mn) 59,152.911 May 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - May 2021
Net International Reserves: Gross: Gold (USD mn) 284.400 May 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2021
Credits Institutions: Credit Balance Including Leasing: Gross (COP bn) 518,256.635 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 1995 - Mar 2021
CO: Bank Non-Performing Loans to Total Gross Loans (%) 4.174 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) -5.1 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Apr 2021
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 41.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Mar 2021

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