Egypt External Debt

1997 - 2022 | Quarterly | USD mn | Central Bank of Egypt

Key information about Egypt External Debt

  • Egypt External Debt reached 157.8 USD bn in Mar 2022, compared with 145.5 USD bn in the previous quarter.
  • Egypt External Debt: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Jun 1997 to Mar 2022.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 157.8 USD bn in Mar 2022 and a record low of 26.1 USD bn in Mar 2001.




Related information about Egypt External Debt
  • In the latest reports of Egypt, Current Account recorded a deficit of 5.8 USD bn in Mar 2022.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 4.1 USD bn in Mar 2022.
  • Egypt Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 82.9 USD mn in Mar 2022.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 14.8 USD bn in Mar 2022.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 96.2 USD bn in Jun 2021.

View Egypt's External Debt from Jun 1997 to Mar 2022 in the chart:

Egypt External Debt

What was Egypt's External Debt in Mar 2022?

Egypt External Debt reached 157.8 USD bn in Mar 2022, compared with 145.5 USD bn in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
157,801.0 Mar 2022 145,529.3 Dec 2021 26,132.5 Mar 2001 157,801.0 Mar 2022 USD mn quarterly Jun 1997 - Mar 2022

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 10,357.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2022
Algeria (USD mn) 3,838.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2019
Argentina (USD mn) 274,355.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
Armenia (USD mn) 6,436.4 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2012 - Jul 2022
Australia (USD mn) 1,903,538.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1988 - Jun 2022
Austria (USD mn) 717,345.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2022
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 8,135.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
Bangladesh (USD mn) 93,233.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Mar 2022
Belarus (USD mn) 40,536.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2022
Belgium (USD mn) 1,482,548.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2022
Bolivia (USD mn) 14,470.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 5,312.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Botswana (USD mn) 1,294.1 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Brazil (USD mn) 575,424.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
Bulgaria (USD mn) 43,442.1 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2022
Cambodia (USD mn) 21,086.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2022
Canada (USD mn) 2,517,088.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2022
Chile (USD mn) 237,078.8 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Jul 2022
China (USD mn) 2,635,959.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Jun 2022
Colombia (USD mn) 175,917.1 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jun 2022
Croatia (USD mn) 49,108.2 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1998 - Jun 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) 209,931.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Czech Republic (USD mn) 212,393.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
Denmark (USD mn) 571,198.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2021
Ecuador (USD mn) 57,234.7 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Jul 2022
Egypt (USD mn) 157,801.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1997 - Mar 2022
Estonia (USD mn) 30,958.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
European Union (USD mn) 18,210,177.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Finland (USD mn) 652,786.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2022
France (USD mn) 7,472,066.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2004 - Mar 2022
Georgia (USD mn) 22,063.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
Germany (USD mn) 6,870,908.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1999 - Mar 2022
Ghana (USD mn) 28,100.0 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Jun 2022
Greece (USD mn) 627,013.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Mar 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 1,857,670.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Hungary (USD mn) 274,601.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
Iceland (USD mn) 20,332.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1989 - Jun 2022
India (USD mn) 620,736.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 1999 - Mar 2022
Indonesia (USD mn) 400,374.3 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Jul 2022
Iran (USD mn) 9,142.1 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 3,093,001.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2022
Israel (USD mn) 163,849.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Italy (USD mn) 2,748,428.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2002 - Mar 2022
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 25,072.7 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Japan (USD mn) 4,361,081.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2022
Jordan (USD mn) 38,896.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 160,790.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
Kenya (USD mn) 36,413.9 Jun 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Jun 2022
South Korea (USD mn) 662,038.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1994 - Jun 2022
Kosovo (USD mn) 3,355.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2011 - Mar 2022
Kuwait (USD mn) 59,551.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Mar 2022
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 9,136.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Mar 2022
Laos (USD mn) 10,213.4 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Latvia (USD mn) 40,085.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Lebanon (USD mn) 34,568.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2007 - Mar 2022
Lithuania (USD mn) 43,884.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1996 - Mar 2022
Luxembourg (USD mn) 3,904,405.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2002 - Mar 2022
North Macedonia (USD mn) 11,100.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Mar 2022
Malawi (MWK mn) 2,812,733.5 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Malaysia (USD mn) 255,987.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2022
Malta (USD mn) 104,324.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Mauritius (USD mn) 226,048.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Jun 2022
Mexico (USD mn) 447,827.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
Moldova (USD mn) 8,986.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2011 - Mar 2022
Mongolia (USD mn) 33,893.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Montenegro (USD mn) 9,722.7 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Morocco (USD mn) 63,748.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Mozambique (USD mn) 10,150.3 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Myanmar (USD mn) 13,348.1 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Nepal (USD mn) 8,896.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Netherlands (USD mn) 3,958,467.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
New Zealand (USD mn) 208,823.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Nigeria (USD mn) 39,969.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Norway (USD mn) 720,980.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2022
Pakistan (USD mn) 130,192.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2022
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 2,147.0 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2012 - Mar 2022
Panama (USD mn) 35,476.1 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2004 - Jul 2022
Paraguay (USD mn) 20,060.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Peru (USD mn) 101,571.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Jun 2022
Philippines (USD mn) 107,692.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Poland (USD mn) 349,424.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2022
Portugal (USD mn) 451,759.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Qatar (USD mn) 194,500.0 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
Romania (USD mn) 143,269.7 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Jul 2022
Russia (USD mn) 470,724.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2022
Serbia (USD mn) 41,052.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2022
Singapore (USD mn) 1,803,598.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
Slovakia (USD mn) 157,263.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Slovenia (USD mn) 53,508.5 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2022
South Africa (USD mn) 169,320.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1985 - Jun 2022
Spain (USD mn) 2,596,930.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 50,592.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2012 - Mar 2022
Sudan (USD mn) 77,200.0 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Sweden (USD mn) 988,740.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2022
Switzerland (USD mn) 2,348,819.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
Taiwan (USD mn) 229,912.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 1999 - Jun 2022
Tajikistan (USD mn) 6,608.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2015 - Dec 2020
Thailand (USD mn) 199,643.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Tunisia (USD mn) 41,737.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Mar 2022
Turkey (USD mn) 451,168.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1989 - Mar 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -27,022.404 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 44,298.750 May 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 5.5 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) 3,795.815 2027 yearly 1999 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (EGP bn) 11,469.333 2027 yearly 1998 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (EGP bn) 2,995.510 2027 yearly 1999 - 2027
Government Budget: ytd: Overall Fiscal Balance (EGP mn) -505,725.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jun 2022
Government Budget: ytd: Expenditure (EGP mn) 1,470,893.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2022
Government Budget: ytd: Revenue (EGP mn) 1,030,101.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2022
Government Budget: ytd: Cash Deficit (EGP mn) -508,883.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jun 2022
Government Budget: ytd: Financing (EGP mn) 285,125.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2005 - Dec 2021
Gross Domestic Debt (EGP mn) 4,742,107.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 0.423 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -2,681.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Jul 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 3,134.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1994 - Jul 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 6.4 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1995 - Jul 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 583,854.957 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 244,100.684 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 49,697.702 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 5,815.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1994 - Jul 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) -0.1 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1995 - Jul 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 2,128,908.319 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,243,278.559 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 225.670 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2015 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 446.897 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2015 - Jun 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 121.978 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2015 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 891.585 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2015 - Jun 2022
Trade Balance: USD (USD mn) -2,681.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 1994 - Jul 2022
Exports: National: EGP (EGP mn) 74,058.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
Imports: EGP (EGP mn) 122,124.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 82.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -5,791.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.3 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2001 - Jun 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 4,083.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2001 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -14,753.100 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2001 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -535.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -5,520.642 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 157,801.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1997 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 34.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1999 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 26,441.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1997 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -16.426 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -236,179.500 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods and Services (USD mn) -9,520.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Trade Balance (USD mn) -11,825.200 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -82.900 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment Abroad (USD mn) -6.700 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 1997 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn) 2,305.200 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Net Investment (OI) (USD mn) 10,185.300 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) -574.300 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Net Portfolio Investment in Egypt (USD mn) -14,753.100 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: Overall Balance (USD mn) -7,254.700 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 7,879.500 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) -34.700 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -854.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Medium and Long Term (USD mn) 131,359.300 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1997 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Central & Local Government (USD mn) 83,171.700 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2002 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: European Union (EU) (USD mn) 2,082.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 108.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Other Countries: China (USD mn) 155.800 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: United States of America (USD mn) 566.700 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Kuwait (USD mn) 168.900 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 8.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 83,140.929 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 354,036.525 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2022
M2 Growth (%) 23.6 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Jul 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 18.0 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Sep 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 24,004.7 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Aug 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.511 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 4.1 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Jul 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 6,913.000 Aug 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Aug 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 391,419.492 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 2004 - Jun 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 28.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 2005 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 359,489.5 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 25.5 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Jul 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 36,910.3 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Jul 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 189,744.899 Jun 2022 monthly Apr 1996 - Jun 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 22.76 Jun 2022 monthly Apr 1997 - Jun 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 28.29 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2002 - Jun 2021
Reserve Money: M0 (EGP mn) 1,307,004.000 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2022
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Money Supply (M1) (EGP mn) 1,575,425.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2022
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Quasi Money (QM) (EGP mn) 5,133,160.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2022
Counterpart Assets: DA: Credit (EGP mn) 6,811,913.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2022
Domestic Liquidity: M2 (EGP mn) 6,708,585.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jul 2022
International Reserves: Net (USD mn) 33,142.000 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Aug 2022
International Reserves: Gross Official Reserves: Foreign Currency (USD mn) 26,193.000 Aug 2022 monthly Nov 2004 - Aug 2022
Banks Deposits: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 7,372,447.000 Jun 2022 monthly Apr 1996 - Jun 2022
Banks Loans: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 3,490,251.000 Jun 2022 monthly Nov 2003 - Jun 2022

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