Colombia National Government Debt

2002 - 2021 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Colombia National Government Debt

  • Colombia National Government Debt reached 190.5 USD bn in Jun 2021, compared with 183.0 USD bn in the previous quarter.
  • Colombia National Government Debt data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2002 to Jun 2021.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 190.5 USD bn in Jun 2021 and a record low of 40.6 USD bn in Sep 2002.

CEIC calculates quarterly Government Debt as the sum of Social Security, Central Government and Central Administrations Debt and converts it into USD. The Ministry of Finance and Public Credit provides Government Debt in local currency. The Bank of the Republic of Colombia period end market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.


Related information about Colombia National Government Debt
  • In the latest reports, Colombia Consolidated Fiscal Balance recorded a deficit equal to 5.8 % of its Nominal GDP in Sep 2020.
  • The country's Government debt accounted for 65.0 % of its Nominal GDP in Dec 2020.
  • Colombia Nominal GDP reached 72.8 USD bn in Dec 2020.

View Colombia's National Government Debt from Mar 2002 to Jun 2021 in the chart:

Colombia National Government Debt

What was Colombia's National Government Debt in Jun 2021?

Colombia National Government Debt reached 190.5 USD bn in Jun 2021, compared with 183.0 USD bn in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
190,482.6 Jun 2021 183,035.1 Mar 2021 40,604.8 Sep 2002 190,482.6 Jun 2021 USD mn quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2021

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 11,781.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 2010 - Sep 2021
Algeria (USD mn) 62,686.3 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
Argentina (USD mn) 335,582.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Dec 2020
Armenia (USD mn) 9,016.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2021
Australia (USD mn) 591,736.5 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Austria (USD mn) 385,734.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 3,398.5 2010 yearly 2008 - 2010
Bahrain (USD mn) 38,334.3 Nov 2021 monthly Mar 2001 - Nov 2021
Belarus (USD mn) 22,823.9 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2003 - Nov 2021
Belgium (USD mn) 635,116.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Bolivia (USD mn) 8,960.7 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 3,669.1 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Botswana (USD mn) 2,443.5 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Brazil (USD mn) 1,233,699.2 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Nov 2021
Bulgaria (USD mn) 18,770.6 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2015 - Nov 2021
Canada (USD mn) 1,314,327.4 2021 yearly 1962 - 2021
Chile (USD mn) 91,625.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
China (USD mn) 3,201,622.5 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Colombia (USD mn) 190,482.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2021
Croatia (USD mn) 53,637.1 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - Sep 2021
Cyprus (USD mn) 28,051.1 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2010 - Nov 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) 110,486.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Denmark (USD mn) 149,555.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Ecuador (USD mn) 62,859.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2021
Egypt (USD mn) 316,592.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020
Estonia (USD mn) 6,660.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
European Union (USD mn) 14,948,951.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Finland (USD mn) 195,027.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
France (USD mn) 3,281,269.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2021
Georgia (USD mn) 9,356.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2021
Germany (USD mn) 2,816,970.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Greece (USD mn) 419,431.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 161,605.6 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Hungary (USD mn) 131,727.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1989 - Sep 2021
Iceland (USD mn) 17,820.0 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
India (USD mn) 1,695,219.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1998 - Sep 2021
Indonesia (USD mn) 468,147.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jun 2009 - Nov 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 277,839.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Israel (USD mn) 306,021.8 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Italy (USD mn) 3,040,980.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Nov 2021
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 3,853.2 2015 yearly 1975 - 2015
Japan (USD mn) 10,874,950.5 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 1982 - Nov 2021
Jordan (USD mn) 38,355.4 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jul 2021
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 44,870.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2021
Kenya (USD mn) 71,510.4 Jun 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2021
South Korea (USD mn) 782,815.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2021
Kosovo (USD mn) 1,819.4 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Kuwait (USD mn) 2,809.0 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Nov 2021
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 4,948.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Feb 2021
Latvia (USD mn) 16,012.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Lebanon (USD mn) 97,750.6 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Jun 2021
Lithuania (USD mn) 27,970.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Luxembourg (USD mn) 20,735.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Sep 2021
North Macedonia (USD mn) 6,931.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2021
Malawi (USD mn) 2,620.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Malaysia (USD mn) 231,513.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1978 - Sep 2021
Malta (USD mn) 9,249.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Mauritius (USD mn) 8,820.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2021
Mexico (USD mn) 642,885.8 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2005 - Nov 2021
Moldova (USD mn) 4,383.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Nov 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) 4,237.5 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2010 - Sep 2021
Morocco (USD mn) 95,875.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2021
Nepal (USD mn) 9,555.9 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Netherlands (USD mn) 511,850.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2021
New Zealand (USD mn) 78,494.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2021
Nigeria (USD mn) 82,393.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2021
Norway (USD mn) 183,003.3 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Oman (USD mn) 48,780.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Panama (USD mn) 38,405.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 2004 - Mar 2021
Paraguay (USD mn) 10,735.8 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Peru (USD mn) 71,068.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Philippines (USD mn) 236,470.5 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2021
Poland (USD mn) 355,358.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Portugal (USD mn) 314,359.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Qatar (USD mn) 26,518.7 2012 yearly 2003 - 2012
Romania (USD mn) 130,061.7 Oct 2021 monthly Nov 2011 - Oct 2021
Russia (USD mn) 282,144.4 Nov 2021 monthly May 2009 - Nov 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 227,604.0 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Serbia (USD mn) 33,746.8 Nov 2021 monthly Sep 2004 - Nov 2021
Singapore (USD mn) 562,855.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2021
Slovakia (USD mn) 68,561.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Slovenia (USD mn) 46,463.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2021
South Africa (USD mn) 265,679.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Nov 2021
Spain (USD mn) 1,658,090.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1990 - Sep 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 85,687.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2021
Sweden (USD mn) 228,535.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Switzerland (USD mn) 228,275.7 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
Taiwan (USD mn) 229,840.6 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Thailand (USD mn) 251,956.3 Nov 2021 monthly Oct 1997 - Nov 2021
Tunisia (USD mn) 36,295.0 Aug 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Aug 2021
Turkey (USD mn) 271,456.7 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Ukraine (USD mn) 82,994.5 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Nov 2021
United Kingdom (USD mn) 3,170,840.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1975 - Jun 2021
United States (USD mn) 29,617,215.0 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1969 - Dec 2021
Uruguay (USD mn) 33,153.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Venezuela (USD mn) 105,131.7 2016 yearly 1996 - 2016
Vietnam (USD mn) 125,215.3 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Yemen (USD mn) 20,434.2 2013 yearly 2004 - 2013

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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) 4,603.442 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Nov 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 15.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 190,482.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 65.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (COP bn) 479,631.120 2026 yearly 1982 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (COP bn) 993,240.920 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (COP bn) 451,678.000 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Central Government: Expenditure (COP bn) 23,485.267 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2021
Central Government: Revenue (COP bn) 13,775.663 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2021
Tax Collection: Internal: Income Tax (COP mn) 6,246,020.278 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Nov 2021
Tax Collection: Internal: VAT (COP mn) 6,579,936.768 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Nov 2021
Tax Collection: Internal: Petrol & Diesel Fuel Tax (COP mn) 187,806.046 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2021
Tax Collection: Total (COP mn) 17,955,772.042 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Nov 2021
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term (COP bn) 646,392.978 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2021
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term: Internal (COP bn) 383,645.129 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2021
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term: External (COP bn) 262,747.848 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.388 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -2,014.8 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Oct 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 3,326.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1970 - Mar 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 58.0 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1971 - Nov 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 40,797.821 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 271,542.252 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 33,182.037 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 4,934.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 56.8 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,315,531.682 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 983,396.960 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
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
Trade Balance: ytd: Total (USD mn) -12,391.010 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2021
Terms of Trade Index (2000=100) 143.040 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Dec 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 234.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -5,119.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 2,844.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 962.903 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 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 (%) 56.7 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 23,186.5 Oct 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Oct 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 8.0 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -15.345 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: Credit (USD mn) 10,937.310 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account (USD mn) -5,305.216 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) -3,831.111 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -1,762.598 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
BoP: BPM6: Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -185.483 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn) 14,768.421 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn) 1,978.623 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn) 3,741.221 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Other Investment (USD mn) -2,561.420 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2018
International Investment Position (IIP) (USD mn) -160,439.118 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 226,511.358 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 386,950.476 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
External Debt: Private Sector: Total (USD mn) 67,197.499 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2021
External Debt: Public Sector: Total (USD mn) 100,023.224 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2021
External Debt: Total: Long Term (USD mn) 144,034.213 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2021
FDI: Transport, Storage & Communications (USD mn) 387.728 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
FDI: Manufacturing (USD mn) 934.965 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
FDI: Wholesale & Retail Trade, Hotels & Restaurants (USD mn) 208.984 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (USD mn) 2,844.834 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
FDI: Petroleum (USD mn) 135.429 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
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) 44,251.456 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1984 - Dec 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 160,081.112 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1979 - Dec 2021
M2 Growth (%) 11.8 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1980 - Dec 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 8.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jun 2008 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 53,421.6 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Nov 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 17.498 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 9.2 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Oct 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 273.600 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Dec 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 175,274.0 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Oct 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 7.4 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2021
Credit to Households (USD bn) 86.769 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Mar 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 180.900 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Mar 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 67,754.1 Oct 2021 monthly Apr 1995 - Oct 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) 145,382.702 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Dec 2021
Money Supply: M3 (COP bn) 693,893.617 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Dec 2021
Net International Reserves: Gross: Gold (USD mn) 273.600 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Dec 2021
Net International Reserves: Gross (USD mn) 58,587.802 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Dec 2021
Credits Institutions: Credit Balance Including Leasing: Gross (COP bn) 551,290.202 Oct 2021 monthly Apr 1995 - Oct 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 41.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Mar 2021
IOS: Business Climate Indicators: Favorable Situation (%) 79.760 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 2006 - Sep 2021
IOS: Business Climate Indicators: Better Expectations (%) 51.010 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 2006 - Sep 2021

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