Egypt External Debt

1997 - 2020 | Quarterly | USD mn | Central Bank of Egypt

Key information about Egypt`s External Debt

  • Egypt External Debt reached 129.2 USD bn in Dec 2020, compared with 125.3 USD bn in the previous quarter.
  • Egypt External Debt: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Jun 1997 to Dec 2020.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 129.2 USD bn in Dec 2020 and a record low of 26.1 USD bn in Mar 2001.



Related information about Egypt`s External Debt
  • In the latest reports of Egypt, Current Account recorded a deficit of 4.8 USD bn in Dec 2020.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 1.8 USD bn in Dec 2020.
  • Egypt Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 112.1 USD mn in Dec 2020.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 3.5 USD bn in Dec 2020.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 102.5 USD bn in Sep 2020.

View Egypt's External Debt from Jun 1997 to Dec 2020 in the chart:

Egypt External Debt

What was Egypt's External Debt in Dec 2020?

Egypt External Debt reached 129.2 USD bn in Dec 2020, compared with 125.3 USD bn in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
129,195.7 Dec 2020 125,337.8 Sep 2020 26,132.5 Mar 2001 129,195.7 Dec 2020 USD mn quarterly Jun 1997 - Dec 2020

External Debt by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 10,439.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2021
Algeria (USD mn) 3,838.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2019
Argentina (USD mn) 271,505.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Armenia (USD mn) 6,753.6 May 2021 monthly Dec 2012 - May 2021
Australia (USD mn) 1,848,275.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 1988 - Mar 2021
Austria (USD mn) 739,162.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1997 - Jun 2021
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 8,821.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2020
Bangladesh (USD mn) 70,671.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2020
Belarus (USD mn) 42,274.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1995 - Jun 2021
Belgium (USD mn) 1,437,640.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2021
Bolivia (USD mn) 13,510.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 5,311.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Botswana (USD mn) 1,294.1 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Brazil (USD mn) 548,388.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2021
Bulgaria (USD mn) 48,082.1 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jul 2021
Cambodia (USD mn) 18,506.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Jun 2021
Canada (USD mn) 2,478,436.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2021
Chile (USD mn) 229,191.7 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - Aug 2021
China (USD mn) 2,679,822.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Jun 2021
Colombia (USD mn) 153,628.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
Croatia (USD mn) 52,636.7 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1998 - Jun 2021
Cyprus (USD mn) 228,988.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2021
Czech Republic (USD mn) 201,108.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2020
Denmark (USD mn) 602,574.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Ecuador (USD mn) 56,380.6 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2021
Egypt (USD mn) 129,195.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1997 - Dec 2020
Estonia (USD mn) 31,106.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2021
European Union (USD mn) 18,232,812.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2021
Finland (USD mn) 694,888.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Jun 2021
France (USD mn) 7,488,799.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2004 - Jun 2021
Georgia (USD mn) 20,630.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
Germany (USD mn) 6,816,495.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 1999 - Jun 2021
Ghana (USD mn) 24,598.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Mar 2021
Greece (USD mn) 623,753.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 1,832,751.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Jun 2021
Hungary (USD mn) 263,522.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2021
Iceland (USD mn) 20,262.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1989 - Jun 2021
India (USD mn) 563,486.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 1999 - Dec 2020
Indonesia (USD mn) 417,950.3 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2021
Iran (USD mn) 9,142.0 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 3,211,912.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2021
Israel (USD mn) 132,488.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Italy (USD mn) 2,753,981.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Mar 2021
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 19,182.3 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Japan (USD mn) 4,574,792.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2021
Jordan (USD mn) 36,263.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Jun 2021
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 163,360.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Kenya (USD mn) 37,230.4 Jun 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2021
South Korea (USD mn) 565,896.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1994 - Mar 2021
Kosovo (USD mn) 3,187.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2011 - Jun 2021
Kuwait (USD mn) 53,819.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Sep 2020
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 8,693.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Laos (USD mn) 9,935.6 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Latvia (USD mn) 42,960.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Lebanon (USD mn) 33,676.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2020
Lithuania (USD mn) 45,888.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Jun 2021
Luxembourg (USD mn) 4,032,366.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2021
North Macedonia (USD mn) 10,598.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Malawi (MWK mn) 2,021,553.2 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Malaysia (USD mn) 246,067.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2021
Malta (USD mn) 108,384.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2021
Mauritius (USD mn) 224,205.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2009 - Jun 2021
Mexico (USD mn) 462,504.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Moldova (USD mn) 8,504.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2011 - Jun 2021
Mongolia (USD mn) 32,958.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) 8,339.4 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Morocco (USD mn) 59,925.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2021
Mozambique (USD mn) 9,486.1 2017 yearly 1985 - 2017
Myanmar (USD mn) 11,114.4 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Nepal (USD mn) 7,121.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
Netherlands (USD mn) 4,215,841.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Jun 2021
New Zealand (USD mn) 203,740.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2021
Nigeria (USD mn) 33,468.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Jun 2021
Norway (USD mn) 710,685.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2021
Pakistan (USD mn) 116,308.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2006 - Mar 2021
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 2,052.0 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2012 - Dec 2020
Panama (USD mn) 31,734.8 May 2021 monthly Jul 2004 - May 2021
Paraguay (USD mn) 19,549.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Peru (USD mn) 93,270.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
Philippines (USD mn) 101,185.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Poland (USD mn) 366,510.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
Portugal (USD mn) 492,790.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2021
Qatar (USD mn) 103,900.0 2010 yearly 2000 - 2010
Romania (USD mn) 156,586.5 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Jul 2021
Russia (USD mn) 489,243.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021
Serbia (USD mn) 38,258.2 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2021
Singapore (USD mn) 1,669,197.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Jun 2021
Slovakia (USD mn) 131,250.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2021
Slovenia (USD mn) 60,294.0 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2021
South Africa (USD mn) 170,836.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1985 - Dec 2020
Spain (USD mn) 2,721,698.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2021
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 49,211.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Dec 2020
Sudan (USD mn) 51,200.0 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Sweden (USD mn) 1,088,950.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
Switzerland (USD mn) 2,313,386.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2021
Taiwan (USD mn) 209,223.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 1999 - Mar 2021
Tajikistan (USD mn) 6,608.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2015 - Dec 2020
Thailand (USD mn) 187,783.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
Tunisia (USD mn) 41,085.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2020
Turkey (USD mn) 450,047.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1989 - Dec 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -17,981.580 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Jan 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 6,995.557 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Aug 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 5.6 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 316,592.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 68.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (EGP bn) 3,037.800 2026 yearly 1999 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (EGP bn) 8,649.900 2026 yearly 1998 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (EGP bn) 2,525.740 2026 yearly 1999 - 2026
Government Budget: ytd: Expenditure (EGP mn) 261,052.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Aug 2021
Government Budget: ytd: Revenue (EGP mn) 139,955.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Aug 2021
Government Budget: ytd: Cash Deficit (EGP mn) -121,098.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Aug 2021
Government Budget: ytd: Overall Fiscal Balance (EGP mn) -120,528.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Aug 2021
Government Budget: ytd: Financing (EGP mn) 462,775.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2005 - Jun 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.685 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -2,876.0 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Jul 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,693.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 1994 - Feb 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 36.7 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1995 - Jul 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 434,039.287 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 201,120.161 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 47,153.832 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 6,100.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1994 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 31.4 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1995 - Jul 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,747,161.259 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 668,296.528 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 139.355 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2015 - Nov 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 509.756 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2015 - Jan 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 139.618 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2015 - Mar 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,109.224 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2015 - Feb 2021
Trade Balance: USD (USD mn) -2,876.000 Jul 2021 monthly Jul 1994 - Jul 2021
Exports: National: EGP (EGP mn) 56,908.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Imports: EGP (EGP mn) 102,986.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 76.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -4,849.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2001 - Jun 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,752.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2001 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 2,755.500 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 6.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2001 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -250.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 6,936.620 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 129,195.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1997 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 33.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1999 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 11,958.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1997 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 3.0 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -15.559 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -202,641.500 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 7,963.300 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
BoP: CA: Goods and Services (USD mn) -10,078.200 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Trade Balance (USD mn) -11,371.300 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Net Investment (OI) (USD mn) 862.600 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -111.800 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2021
BoP: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) -29.900 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Net Portfolio Investment in Egypt (USD mn) 5,818.300 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: Overall Balance (USD mn) 65.500 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 6,346.800 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment Abroad (USD mn) -79.100 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 1997 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn) 1,293.100 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -1,111.500 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Other Countries: China (USD mn) 158.800 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: European Union (EU) (USD mn) 1,263.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 95.400 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: United States of America (USD mn) 415.400 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Kuwait (USD mn) 89.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 8.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 83,293.489 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 349,677.391 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
M2 Growth (%) 17.2 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Aug 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 14.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 31,959.8 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Sep 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.511 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 5.1 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Aug 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 4,071.000 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Sep 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 370,636.261 Jul 2021 monthly Jun 2004 - Jul 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 24.4 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 2005 - Jan 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 347,616.1 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 11.1 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Aug 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 36,333.9 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Aug 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 161,024.785 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 1996 - Jan 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 31.10 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 1997 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 27.45 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2002 - Dec 2020
Reserve Money: M0 (EGP mn) 1,029,296.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
Counterpart Assets: DA: Credit (EGP mn) 5,457,069.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Quasi Money (QM) (EGP mn) 4,181,841.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
Domestic Liquidity: M2 (EGP mn) 5,489,428.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Money Supply (M1) (EGP mn) 1,307,587.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2021
International Reserves: Net (USD mn) 40,825.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2021
International Reserves: Gross Official Reserves: Foreign Currency (USD mn) 33,944.000 Sep 2021 monthly Nov 2004 - Sep 2021
Banks Deposits: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 5,837,536.000 Jul 2021 monthly Apr 1996 - Jul 2021
Banks Loans: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 2,804,970.000 Jul 2021 monthly Nov 2003 - Jul 2021

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