Egypt External Debt

1997 - 2023 | Quarterly | USD mn | Central Bank of Egypt

Key information about Egypt External Debt

  • Egypt External Debt reached 168.0 USD bn in Dec 2023, compared with 164.5 USD bn in the previous quarter.
  • Egypt External Debt: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Jun 1997 to Dec 2023.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 168.0 USD bn in Dec 2023 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 6.8 USD bn in Dec 2023.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 2.3 USD bn in Sep 2023.
  • Egypt Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 112.8 USD mn in Sep 2023.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 523.4 USD mn in Sep 2023.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 109.0 USD bn in Dec 2022.

View Egypt's External Debt from Jun 1997 to Dec 2023 in the chart:

Egypt External Debt

What was Egypt's External Debt in Dec 2023?

Egypt External Debt reached 168.0 USD bn in Dec 2023, compared with 164.5 USD bn in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
168,034.0 Dec 2023 164,521.6 Sep 2023 26,132.5 Mar 2001 168,034.0 Dec 2023 USD mn quarterly Jun 1997 - Dec 2023

External Debt by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 11,224.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2023
Algeria (USD mn) 3,838.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2019
Argentina (USD mn) 285,951.3 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2023
Armenia (USD mn) 6,343.3 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 2012 - Apr 2024
Australia (USD mn) 1,823,879.5 Mar 2024 quarterly Sep 1988 - Mar 2024
Austria (USD mn) 713,030.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1997 - Dec 2023
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 8,135.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
Bangladesh (USD mn) 100,639.4 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 2011 - Dec 2023
Belarus (USD mn) 36,875.3 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2023
Belgium (USD mn) 1,531,740.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2023
Bolivia (USD mn) 15,786.4 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2023
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 4,935.6 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2024
Botswana (USD mn) 1,431.8 2023 yearly 1994 - 2023
Brazil (USD mn) 575,357.5 Dec 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2022
Bulgaria (USD mn) 48,878.5 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2024
Cambodia (USD mn) 22,625.6 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2023
Canada (USD mn) 3,143,654.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2023
Chile (USD mn) 241,703.0 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 1995 - Mar 2024
China (USD mn) 2,447,537.5 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2023
Colombia (USD mn) 196,310.2 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2024
Croatia (USD mn) 52,854.6 Dec 2022 monthly Dec 1998 - Dec 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) 189,930.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2023
Czech Republic (USD mn) 206,569.6 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2023
Denmark (USD mn) 540,007.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2023
Ecuador (USD mn) 57,195.9 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2024
Egypt (USD mn) 168,034.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 1997 - Dec 2023
Estonia (USD mn) 39,697.9 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2024
European Union (USD mn) 17,422,123.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2023
Finland (USD mn) 660,514.2 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2023
France (USD mn) 7,650,849.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2004 - Dec 2023
Georgia (USD mn) 24,169.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2023
Germany (USD mn) 6,758,013.6 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 1999 - Dec 2023
Ghana (USD mn) 29,185.2 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Nov 2022
Greece (USD mn) 611,538.4 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2023
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 1,838,766.3 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2023
Hungary (USD mn) 279,807.9 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2023
Iceland (USD mn) 24,232.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1989 - Mar 2024
India (USD mn) 648,192.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1999 - Dec 2023
Indonesia (USD mn) 403,852.3 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2008 - Mar 2024
Iran (USD mn) 6,281.7 2023 yearly 1994 - 2023
Ireland (USD mn) 3,257,472.7 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 2002 - Mar 2024
Israel (USD mn) 154,690.5 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2023
Italy (USD mn) 2,808,395.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2023
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 31,960.0 2022 yearly 1970 - 2022
Japan (USD mn) 4,428,280.9 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2024
Jordan (USD mn) 41,188.6 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2023
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 162,697.5 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2023
Kenya (USD mn) 39,176.1 Mar 2024 monthly Sep 1999 - Mar 2024
South Korea (USD mn) 667,485.3 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1994 - Mar 2024
Kosovo (USD mn) 4,256.7 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2011 - Dec 2023
Kuwait (USD mn) 64,616.5 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2023
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 10,113.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2023
Laos (USD mn) 10,234.8 2022 yearly 1996 - 2022
Latvia (USD mn) 43,947.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2023
Lebanon (USD mn) 34,671.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2023
Lithuania (USD mn) 54,461.9 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2023
Luxembourg (USD mn) 3,791,246.5 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2023
North Macedonia (USD mn) 12,666.2 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2023
Malawi (MWK mn) 2,812,733.5 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Malaysia (USD mn) 269,293.5 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2024
Malta (USD mn) 222,092.9 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2023
Mauritius (USD mn) 196,972.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 2009 - Mar 2024
Mexico (USD mn) 447,827.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
Moldova (USD mn) 10,465.6 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2023
Mongolia (USD mn) 35,002.9 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2024
Montenegro (USD mn) 8,815.2 2022 yearly 2006 - 2022
Morocco (USD mn) 64,781.6 Dec 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2022
Mozambique (USD mn) 10,073.2 2022 yearly 1985 - 2022
Myanmar (USD mn) 12,537.5 2022 yearly 1970 - 2022
Nepal (USD mn) 9,585.8 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2023
Netherlands (USD mn) 3,871,910.2 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2023
New Zealand (USD mn) 223,600.4 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2023
Nigeria (USD mn) 42,495.2 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2023
Norway (USD mn) 743,940.9 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2024
Pakistan (USD mn) 130,401.7 Mar 2024 quarterly Jun 2006 - Mar 2024
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 1,535.0 Dec 2018 monthly Dec 2012 - Dec 2018
Panama (USD mn) 43,017.9 Apr 2024 monthly Jul 2004 - Apr 2024
Paraguay (USD mn) 21,762.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2022
Peru (USD mn) 102,172.1 Dec 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2022
Philippines (USD mn) 125,393.7 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2023
Poland (USD mn) 426,901.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2023
Portugal (USD mn) 441,811.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2023
Qatar (USD mn) 194,500.0 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
Romania (USD mn) 169,046.9 Apr 2023 monthly Dec 2004 - Apr 2023
Russia (USD mn) 304,007.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2024
Serbia (USD mn) 50,196.9 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2023
Singapore (USD mn) 1,995,943.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2023
Slovakia (USD mn) 130,380.1 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2023
Slovenia (USD mn) 60,664.8 Apr 2023 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2023
South Africa (USD mn) 158,081.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1985 - Dec 2023
Spain (USD mn) 2,676,056.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2023
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 54,831.6 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2012 - Dec 2023
Sudan (USD mn) 62,400.0 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Sweden (USD mn) 1,069,303.8 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2024
Switzerland (USD mn) 2,281,043.7 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2023
Taiwan (USD mn) 199,996.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Jun 1999 - Mar 2024
Tajikistan (USD mn) 6,228.3 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2015 - Dec 2023
Thailand (USD mn) 193,212.3 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2023
Tunisia (USD mn) 42,170.6 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2023
Turkey (USD mn) 499,885.7 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1989 - Dec 2023

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -16,311.725 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2024
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 25,924.226 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2024
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 5.5 2023 yearly 2005 - 2023
National Government Debt (USD mn) 369,695.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 68.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Jun 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (EGP bn) 7,851.790 2028 yearly 1999 - 2028
Forecast: Government Net Debt (EGP bn) 19,564.970 2029 yearly 1998 - 2029
Forecast: Government Revenue (EGP bn) 5,582.910 2028 yearly 1999 - 2028
Government Budget: ytd: Revenue (EGP mn) 1,664,219.000 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2024
Government Budget: ytd: Overall Fiscal Balance (EGP mn) -781,052.000 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2024
Government Budget: ytd: Cash Deficit (EGP mn) -789,181.000 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2024
Government Budget: ytd: Expenditure (EGP mn) 2,453,400.000 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2024
Government Budget: ytd: Financing (EGP mn) 484,798.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2005 - Jun 2022
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 (%) 5.419 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Trade Balance (USD mn) -2,370.4 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2024
Total Exports (USD mn) 3,566.8 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 1994 - Mar 2024
Total Exports Growth (%) -10.9 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 1995 - Mar 2024
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 549,982.176 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 274,989.359 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 69,318.411 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Imports (USD mn) 5,937.2 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 1994 - Mar 2024
Total Imports Growth (%) -16.2 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 1995 - Mar 2024
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 2,425,187.296 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 876,034.340 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 169.524 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2015 - Mar 2024
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 426.472 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2015 - Mar 2024
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 40.470 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2015 - Mar 2024
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 739.732 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2015 - Mar 2024
Trade Balance: USD (USD mn) -2,370.409 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 1994 - Mar 2024
Exports: National: EGP (EGP mn) 91,019.000 Sep 2023 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 2023
Imports: EGP (EGP mn) 188,052.000 Sep 2023 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 2023
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 113.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2023
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -6,825.4 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2023
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 1.3 Dec 2022 quarterly Sep 2001 - Dec 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 2,321.7 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.9 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 2001 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 776.200 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.7 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 2001 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 46.0 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -569.400 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2023
External Debt (USD mn) 168,034.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 1997 - Dec 2023
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 42.4 Sep 2023 quarterly Jun 1999 - Sep 2023
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 30,268.7 Sep 2023 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2023
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 7.1 2023 yearly 1990 - 2023
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -14.101 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -265,216.700 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2023
BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 6,621.700 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2023
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -112.800 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 1994 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 4,908.600 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2023
BoP: CA: Goods and Services (USD mn) -2,744.900 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2023
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment Abroad (USD mn) -54.900 Sep 2023 quarterly Sep 1997 - Sep 2023
BoP: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) -27.400 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2023
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Net Portfolio Investment in Egypt (USD mn) -523.400 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2023
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -407.300 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2023
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Trade Balance (USD mn) -7,944.600 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2023
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn) 5,199.700 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2023
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Net Investment (OI) (USD mn) 137.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 1993 - Sep 2023
BoP: Overall Balance (USD mn) -638.400 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1993 - Dec 2023
Remittances: Inflow (USD mn) 4,931.800 Dec 2023 quarterly Sep 1999 - Dec 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: European Union (EU) (USD mn) 1,304.300 Sep 2023 quarterly Jun 2001 - Sep 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 173.300 Sep 2023 quarterly Jun 2001 - Sep 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: United States of America (USD mn) 561.000 Sep 2023 quarterly Jun 2001 - Sep 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Other Countries: China (USD mn) 217.200 Sep 2023 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: Inflow: Arab Countries: Kuwait (USD mn) 112.100 Sep 2023 quarterly Jun 2001 - Sep 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: Net: United States of America (USD mn) 186.900 Sep 2023 quarterly Sep 2021 - Sep 2023
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2023
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 7.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2023
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 51,943.586 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - Apr 2024
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 211,026.213 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - Apr 2024
M2 Growth (%) 25.1 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2024
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 18.0 May 2024 monthly Jan 2012 - May 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 34,069.2 May 2024 monthly Dec 2004 - May 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 6.219 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2023
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 4.4 Apr 2023 monthly Dec 2004 - Apr 2023
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 9,557.000 May 2024 monthly Dec 1956 - May 2024
Total Deposits (USD mn) 328,175.720 Dec 2023 monthly Jun 2004 - Dec 2023
Total Deposits Growth (%) 18.4 Dec 2023 monthly Jun 2005 - Dec 2023
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 231,161.4 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - Apr 2024
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 30.7 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - Apr 2024
Household Debt (USD mn) 20,947.9 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 2002 - Apr 2024
Total Loans (USD mn) 176,828.197 Dec 2023 monthly Apr 1996 - Dec 2023
Total Loans Growth (%) 33.43 Dec 2023 monthly Apr 1997 - Dec 2023
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 25.46 Sep 2023 quarterly Jun 2002 - Sep 2023
Reserve Money: M0 (EGP mn) 1,614,526.000 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - Apr 2024
Counterpart Assets: DA: Credit (EGP mn) 11,061,002.000 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - Apr 2024
Domestic Liquidity: M2 (EGP mn) 10,097,541.000 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - Apr 2024
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Money Supply (M1) (EGP mn) 2,485,485.000 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - Apr 2024
Domestic Liquidity: M2: Quasi Money (QM) (EGP mn) 7,612,056.000 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - Apr 2024
International Reserves: Net (USD mn) 46,126.000 May 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2024
International Reserves: Gross Official Reserves: Foreign Currency (USD mn) 36,558.000 May 2024 monthly Nov 2004 - May 2024
Banks Deposits: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 10,163,273.778 Dec 2023 monthly Apr 1996 - Dec 2023
Banks Loans: excl Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) (EGP mn) 5,286,161.000 Dec 2023 monthly Nov 2003 - Dec 2023

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