Ecuador External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

1970 - 2021 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Ecuador External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

  • Ecuador External Debt: Short Term accounted for 0.9 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2021, compared with the ratio of 0.8 % in the previous year.
  • Ecuador External Debt: Short Term: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from 1970 to 2021.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 25.5 % in 1993 and a record low of 0.7 % in 2019.

CEIC calculates Short Term External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Short Term External Debt and annual Nominal GDP. Short Term External Debt is calculated as the sum of Short Term External Debt breakdowns for Government, Monetary Authorities, Banks and Other Sectors. The Central Bank of Ecuador provides Short Term External Debt in USD and Nominal GDP in USD. Short Term External Debt as % of Nominal GDP prior to 2004 is calculated from Short Term External Debt sourced from the World Bank and Nominal GDP sourced from the International Monetary Fund.


Related information about Ecuador External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

  • In the latest reports of Ecuador, Current Account recorded a surplus of 726.9 USD mn in Dec 2021.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 91.5 USD mn in Dec 2021.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 67.3 USD mn in Dec 2021.
  • Ecuador External Debt: Short Term value stood at 903.1 USD mn in Dec 2021.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 27.7 USD bn in Dec 2021.

View Ecuador's External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP from 1970 to 2021 in the chart:

Ecuador External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

What was Ecuador's External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP in 2021?

Ecuador External Debt: Short Term accounted for 0.9 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2021, compared with the ratio of 0.8 % in the previous year. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
0.9 2021 0.8 2020 0.7 2019 25.5 1993 % yearly 1970 - 2021

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

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 5.5 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Algeria (%) 1.2 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Argentina (%) 15.3 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Armenia (%) 11.0 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Australia (%) 25.3 2021 yearly 1988 - 2021
Austria (%) 45.9 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 1.1 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Bangladesh (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Belarus (%) 15.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2021
Belgium (%) 86.2 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Bolivia (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 2.4 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Botswana (%) 1.5 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Brazil (%) 4.9 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Bulgaria (%) 10.2 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Canada (%) 51.3 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Chile (%) 8.0 2021 yearly 1971 - 2021
China (%) 8.2 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
Colombia (%) 7.8 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Croatia (%) 14.3 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Cyprus (%) 169.5 2021 yearly 2008 - 2021
Czech Republic (%) 43.2 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Denmark (%) 65.3 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Ecuador (%) 0.9 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Egypt (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Estonia (%) 29.6 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Finland (%) 78.4 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
France (%) 113.6 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Georgia (%) 12.5 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Germany (%) 70.5 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Greece (%) 89.8 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 336.4 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Hungary (%) 13.0 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Iceland (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
India (%) 3.8 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Indonesia (%) 4.1 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Iran (%) 0.2 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Ireland (%) 175.4 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Israel (%) 12.6 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Italy (%) 55.7 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 1.7 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Japan (%) 66.5 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Jordan (%) 38.0 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 6.6 2021 yearly 1992 - 2021
Kenya (%) 2.3 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
South Korea (%) 9.2 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Kosovo (%) 12.5 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Kyrgyzstan (%) 6.3 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Latvia (%) 51.8 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Lithuania (%) 29.7 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Luxembourg (%) 1,381.0 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
North Macedonia (%) 18.2 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Malawi (%) 0.6 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Malaysia (%) 25.5 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Malta (%) 150.6 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Mauritius (%) 69.4 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Mexico (%) 4.2 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Moldova (%) 20.1 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Mongolia (%) 23.4 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Montenegro (%) 6.6 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Morocco (%) 6.7 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Mozambique (%) 13.0 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 179.9 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
New Zealand (%) 30.2 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Nigeria (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
Norway (%) 64.9 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Pakistan (%) 1.2 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 2.4 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Panama (%) 65.3 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Paraguay (%) 11.8 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Peru (%) 4.3 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Philippines (%) 3.8 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Poland (%) 9.5 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Portugal (%) 74.6 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Romania (%) 15.6 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Russia (%) 4.8 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Serbia (%) 3.4 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Singapore (%) 311.5 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Slovakia (%) 76.9 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Slovenia (%) 29.5 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
South Africa (%) 6.5 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Spain (%) 78.8 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 10.2 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Sudan (%) 7.9 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Sweden (%) 55.6 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Switzerland (%) 156.5 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Taiwan (%) 25.5 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Tajikistan (%) 13.6 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Thailand (%) 14.7 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Tunisia (%) 26.1 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Turkey (%) 14.8 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
Ukraine (%) 8.1 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
United Kingdom (%) 207.4 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
United States (%) 34.4 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Uruguay (%) 11.8 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
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 (%) -1.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2021
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,957.291 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,414.217 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 12.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 62,859.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 61.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (USD bn) 37.689 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Forecast: Government Net Debt (USD bn) 66.075 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Forecast: Government Revenue (USD bn) 36.121 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Central Government: Finance (USD mn) -121.004 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2022
Central Government: Balance (USD mn) 121.004 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2022
Central Government: Expenditure excl Amortization (USD mn) 1,601.306 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2022
Central Government: Revenue (USD mn) 1,722.310 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.913 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 328.9 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1965 - Mar 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,962.7 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1965 - Mar 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 41.6 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1966 - Mar 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 32,102.184 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 38,075.409 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 3,640.721 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 2,884.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 41.6 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1958 - Mar 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 624,660.032 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 233,794.696 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 660.542 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 538.264 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1973 - Mar 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 460.674 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 530.336 Mar 2022 monthly May 1992 - Mar 2022
EC: Imports: cif: Emerging and Developing Economies: Emerging and Developing Asi... (USD mn) 837.669 Jan 2022 monthly Dec 1963 - Jan 2022
Terms of Trade Index: 2007=100 (2007=100) 110.137 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2014 - Mar 2022
Exports: FOB: Non Petroleum: Traditional: Bananas And Plane Tree (USD th) 296,313.016 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
Exports: FOB: Petroleum: Crude Petroleum (USD th) 1,070,671.298 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
Exports: FOB: America: United States (USD mn) 660.542 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2022
Exports: FOB: Asia: People's Republic of China (USD mn) 460.674 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2022
Exports: FOB: America: ALADI: Panama (USD mn) 488.427 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Mar 2022
Imports: CIF: Fuels And Lubricants (USD th) 607,624.544 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
Imports: CIF: Consumer Goods: Non Durable (USD th) 320,869.365 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
Imports: CIF: Asia: People's Republic of China (USD mn) 324.160 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Imports: CIF: America: ALADI: Panama (USD mn) 416.793 Mar 2022 monthly Mar 2019 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 726.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 2.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 91.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -67.279 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -67.909 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 57,271.5 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 54.0 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 903.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.9 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 2.865 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD) -25,327,332,835.677 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -632.026 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2021
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) 654.855 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2021
External Debt: Private (USD mn) 10,794.319 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Public (USD mn) 46,477.174 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2022
Gross External Debt: Long Term (USD mn) 56,508.041 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Gross External Debt (USD mn) 58,325.178 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: BPM6 (USD th) 91,535.766 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Europe: Spain (USD th) 88,442.667 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Europe: Netherlands (USD th) 23,806.340 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Asia: China (USD th) 12,350.723 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 14.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2021
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 2,110.656 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 30,176.475 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 71,033.330 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
M2 Growth (%) 11.1 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2007 - Mar 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.0 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 2009 - Apr 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 6,290.2 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Apr 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 5.672 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.4 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 2,075.838 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Apr 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 52,588.960 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 14.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 58,065.9 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 18.7 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 15,551.4 Apr 2022 monthly Oct 2006 - Apr 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 51,397.457 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 17.13 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 48.84 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
International Reserve: Net Currency Position (USD mn) 6,290.170 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Apr 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (%) 7.4 Mar 2022 monthly May 2008 - Mar 2022
Business Confidence Index: Global (May2007=100) 1,570.600 Mar 2022 monthly May 2007 - Mar 2022
Business Confidence Index: Services (May2007=100) 1,282.400 Mar 2022 monthly May 2007 - Mar 2022
Business Confidence Index: Commerce (May2007=100) 2,064.000 Mar 2022 monthly May 2007 - Mar 2022
Business Confidence Index: Construction (May2007=100) 439.800 Mar 2022 monthly May 2007 - Mar 2022
Business Confidence Index: Industry (May2007=100) 2,571.400 Mar 2022 monthly May 2007 - Mar 2022

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