Colombia Household Debt: % of GDP

2016 - 2021 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Colombia Household Debt: % of GDP

  • Colombia household debt accounted for 37.2 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2021, compared with the ratio of 37.0 % in the previous quarter.
  • Colombia household debt to GDP ratio is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2016 to Dec 2021.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 39.8 % in Mar 2021 and a record low of 31.1 % in Mar 2016.

CEIC calculates quarterly Household Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Household Debt and quarterly Nominal GDP. The Bank of the Republic of Colombia provides Household Debt in local currency. National Administrative Department of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency.


Related information about Colombia Household Debt: % of GDP

  • In the latest reports, Colombia Household Debt reached 69.7 USD bn in Feb 2022.
  • Money Supply M2 in Colombia increased 13.1 % YoY in Apr 2022.
  • Colombia Foreign Exchange Reserves was measured at 52.5 USD bn in Apr 2022.
  • The Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 7.5 Months of Import in Mar 2022.
  • Colombia Domestic Credit reached 180.1 USD bn in Feb 2022, representing an increased of 11.6 % YoY.
  • The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 4.0 % in Feb 2022, compared with the ratio of 4.1 % in the previous month.

View Colombia's Household Debt: % of GDP from Mar 2016 to Dec 2021 in the chart:

Colombia Household Debt: % of GDP

What was Colombia's Household Debt: % of GDP in Dec 2021?

Colombia household debt accounted for 37.2 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2021, compared with the ratio of 37.0 % in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
37.2 Dec 2021 37.0 Sep 2021 31.1 Mar 2016 39.8 Mar 2021 % quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2021

Household Debt: % of GDP by Country Comparison

Buy Selected Data

Includes Household Debt: % of GDP on 90 economies standardised by CEIC. Instant access to full history data in excel.
country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 11.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2008 - Dec 2021
Argentina (%) 4.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
Armenia (%) 24.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2021
Australia (%) 125.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1988 - Dec 2021
Austria (%) 52.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 9.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Belarus (%) 9.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Belgium (%) 65.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1992 - Dec 2021
Bolivia (%) 11.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 2010 - Dec 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 28.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2008 - Dec 2021
Botswana (%) 23.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2021
Brunei (%) 15.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2013 - Sep 2021
Bulgaria (%) 30.9 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Cambodia (%) 28.6 2020 yearly 2008 - 2020
Canada (%) 106.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1969 - Dec 2021
Chile (%) 38.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Sep 2021
China (%) 62.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2022
Colombia (%) 37.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2021
Croatia (%) 37.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Cyprus (%) 110.6 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Czech Republic (%) 42.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Denmark (%) 116.7 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Ecuador (%) 14.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2021
Egypt (%) 8.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2021
Estonia (%) 39.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2021
European Union (%) 52.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Dec 2021
Finland (%) 79.6 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
France (%) 79.0 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Georgia (%) 39.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2021
Germany (%) 57.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1991 - Sep 2021
Greece (%) 61.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 93.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1982 - Mar 2022
Hungary (%) 24.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2021
Iceland (%) 84.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2021
India (%) 14.5 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Indonesia (%) 9.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2022
Ireland (%) 35.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2021
Israel (%) 44.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2021
Italy (%) 55.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2021
Japan (%) 67.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2021
Jordan (%) 83.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 13.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2021
South Korea (%) 109.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2021
Kosovo (%) 17.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021
Kuwait (%) 1.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 5.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2021
Latvia (%) 21.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Lithuania (%) 26.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2021
Luxembourg (%) 66.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2021
Macau SAR, China (%) 138.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
North Macedonia (%) 27.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2021
Malawi (%) 0.3 2011 yearly 2006 - 2011
Malaysia (%) 89.0 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Malta (%) 48.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2021
Mauritius (%) 20.6 Jun 2018 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2018
Mexico (%) 16.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2021
Mongolia (%) 26.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Montenegro (%) 29.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021
Morocco (%) 28.6 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 106.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
New Zealand (%) 98.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1990 - Dec 2021
Norway (%) 104.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2021
Panama (%) 45.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2021
Peru (%) 15.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2021
Philippines (%) 10.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2021
Poland (%) 32.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2021
Portugal (%) 80.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
Romania (%) 19.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2021
Russia (%) 20.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) 14.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2021
Serbia (%) 21.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2021
Singapore (%) 68.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
Slovakia (%) 50.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Slovenia (%) 30.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
South Africa (%) 41.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1969 - Dec 2021
Spain (%) 63.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1989 - Dec 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 10.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Jun 2021
Sweden (%) 97.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Switzerland (%) 130.1 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Syria (%) 14.6 2011 yearly 2004 - 2011
Taiwan (%) 97.1 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Thailand (%) 90.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2021
Tunisia (%) 0.0 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Turkey (%) 15.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2014 - Dec 2021
Ukraine (%) 4.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2021
United Arab Emirates (%) 121.2 2020 yearly 2013 - 2020
United Kingdom (%) 90.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1987 - Dec 2021
United States (%) 67.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Uruguay (%) 9.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2021
Venezuela (%) 3.4 2017 yearly 2004 - 2017

Accurate Macro & Micro Economic Data You Can Trust

Explore the most complete set of 6.6 million time series covering more than 200 economies, 20 industries and 18 macroeconomic sectors.

Learn more about what we do

Colombia Key Series

Buy Selected Data

Includes 210 key indicators for Colombia, curated by CEIC analysts. Instant access to full history data in excel.
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) 4,722.278 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 4,561.761 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 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: Internal: Petrol & Diesel Fuel Tax (COP mn) 154,964.535 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Tax Collection: Total (COP mn) 17,359,871.858 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2022
Tax Collection: Internal: VAT (COP mn) 6,311,189.623 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2022
Tax Collection: Internal: Income Tax (COP mn) 5,755,191.251 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2022
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term: Internal (COP bn) 409,082.186 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term: External (COP bn) 291,842.904 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
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) -2,094.6 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1958 - Mar 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 4,968.8 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1970 - Mar 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 46.9 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1971 - Mar 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) 7,063.4 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Mar 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 43.1 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Mar 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) 1,199.624 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Mar 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,841.526 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Mar 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 302.532 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Mar 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,669.685 Mar 2022 monthly Jun 1988 - Mar 2022
Trade Balance: ytd: Total (USD mn) -2,786.840 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Feb 2022
Terms of Trade Index (2000=100) 164.733 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Apr 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) -6,135.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -7.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 2,157.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 2,496.868 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -281.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 2,778.307 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
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) 24,847.9 Feb 2022 monthly Oct 1999 - Feb 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: Financial Account (USD mn) -5,556.460 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) -4,155.660 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -1,972.478 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Other Investment (USD mn) -2,561.420 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2018
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn) 4,512.873 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
BoP: BPM6: Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 579.061 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 12,838.161 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn) 16,993.821 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn) 2,540.395 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
International Investment Position (IIP) (USD mn) -161,334.269 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 391,778.050 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 230,443.781 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
External Debt: Public Sector: Total (USD mn) 101,657.721 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2022
External Debt: Private Sector: Total (USD mn) 71,132.227 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2022
External Debt: Total: Long Term (USD mn) 147,942.033 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2022
FDI: Petroleum (USD mn) 324.716 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (USD mn) 2,157.935 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
FDI: Manufacturing (USD mn) 247.740 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
FDI: Wholesale & Retail Trade, Hotels & Restaurants (USD mn) 194.172 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
FDI: Transport, Storage & Communications (USD mn) -220.707 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.0 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Feb 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 37.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 46,035.680 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1984 - Apr 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 163,555.610 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1979 - Apr 2022
M2 Growth (%) 13.1 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1980 - Apr 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 8.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jun 2008 - Apr 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 52,538.8 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Apr 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) 289.200 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 180,122.2 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 11.6 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2022
Credit to Households (USD bn) 89.149 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Sep 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 185.900 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Sep 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 69,740.3 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Feb 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 147,812.615 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Feb 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 12.02 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 1996 - Feb 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) 57,480.537 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Apr 2022
Net International Reserves: Gross: Gold (USD mn) 289.200 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Mar 2022
Credits Institutions: Credit Balance Including Leasing: Gross (COP bn) 578,041.923 Feb 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Feb 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 6.8 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Mar 2022
IOS: Business Climate Indicators: Better Expectations (%) 44.130 Dec 2021 monthly Oct 2006 - Dec 2021
IOS: Business Climate Indicators: Favorable Situation (%) 81.220 Dec 2021 monthly Oct 2006 - Dec 2021

More Indicators for Colombia

Check out our pricing options.

Explore the most complete set of 6.6 million time series covering more than 200 economies, 20 industries and 18 macroeconomic sectors.

View pricing options

CEIC Flex

from $49

Entry level access to the CEIC platform for individual users. Download limits apply. Payable monthly by credit card.

View this option

CEIC Unlimited

Request a Demo

Full and unlimited access to CEIC data for multiple users. Suitable for enterprise usage. Available via annual subscription to one or more of CEIC’s global and premium databases.

Request a demo
Unlimited access tailored to your data needs
Flexible monthly access to CEIC data