Iceland External Debt: % of GDP

1989 - 2019 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Iceland External Debt accounted for 77.2 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2019, compared with the ratio of 82.2 % in the previous year. Iceland External Debt: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1989 to Dec 2019. The data reached an all-time high of 936.0 % in Dec 2008 and a record low of 54.4 % in Dec 1990. CEIC calculates External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly External Debt and quarterly Nominal GDP. The Central Bank of Iceland provides External Debt in local currency based on BPM6. Statistics Iceland provides Nominal GDP in local currency based on ESA 2010. External Debt as % of Nominal GDP prior to 1995 is calculated from External Debt based on BPM5 and Nominal GDP based on ESA 1995.

In the latest reports of Iceland, Current Account recorded a deficit of 8.6 USD mn in Sep 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) fell by 679.1 USD mn in Sep 2020. Iceland Direct Investment Abroad fell by 616.2 USD mn in Sep 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 384.3 USD mn in Sep 2020. The country's External Debt reached 19,092.2 in Sep 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 5.3 USD bn in Sep 2020.

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Iceland External Debt: % of GDP

What was Iceland's External Debt: % of GDP in 2019?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
77.2 2019 82.2 2018 54.4 1990 936.0 2008 % yearly 1989 - 2019

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 60.4 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Algeria (%) 2.3 2018 yearly 1970 - 2018
Argentina (%) 62.6 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Armenia (%) 90.3 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Australia (%) 123.6 2019 yearly 1988 - 2019
Austria (%) 153.7 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Azerbaijan (%) 21.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Jun 2020
Belarus (%) 65.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2020
Belgium (%) 242.7 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Bolivia (%) 33.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -2.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -554.344 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 1,692.859 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 31.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 17,203.9 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 69.0 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Forecast: Government Expenditure (ISK bn) 1,566.977 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (ISK bn) 1,911.483 2025 yearly 1982 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (ISK bn) 1,382.117 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
General Govt Revenue: Social Contributions (ISK bn) 25.950 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2018
General Govt Revenue: Others (ISK bn) 41.817 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
General Govt Expenditure (ISK bn) 318.717 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2018
General Govt Expenditure: Compensation of Employees (ISK bn) 117.586 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
General Govt Expenditure: Use of Goods and Services (ISK bn) 86.651 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
General Govt Revenue (ISK bn) 318.632 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2018
General Govt Revenue: Tax (ISK bn) 232.839 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020

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