Moldova External Debt: % of GDP

2000 - 2021 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Moldova External Debt: % of GDP

  • Moldova External Debt accounted for 65.9 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2021, compared with the ratio of 72.5 % in the previous year.
  • Moldova External Debt: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 2000 to Dec 2021.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 133.8 % in Dec 2000 and a record low of 63.0 % in Dec 2019.

CEIC calculates External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from annual External Debt and annual Nominal GDP. The National Bank of Moldova provides External Debt in USD. The National Bureau of Statistics of the Republic of Moldova provides Nominal GDP in local currency based on SNA 2008. The National Bank of Moldova average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. External Debt as % of Nominal GDP prior to 2010 is calculated from External Debt based on BPM5 and Nominal GDP based on SNA 1993.


Related information about Moldova External Debt: % of GDP

  • In the latest reports of Moldova, Current Account recorded a deficit of 532.4 USD mn in Mar 2022.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 194.6 USD mn in Mar 2022.
  • Moldova Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 16.9 USD mn in Mar 2022.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 0.2 USD mn in Jun 2020.
  • The country's External Debt reached 8,986.8 in Mar 2022.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 3.1 USD bn in Mar 2022.

View Moldova's External Debt: % of GDP from 2000 to 2021 in the chart:

Moldova External Debt: % of GDP

What was Moldova's External Debt: % of GDP in 2021?

Moldova External Debt accounted for 65.9 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2021, compared with the ratio of 72.5 % in the previous year. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
65.9 2021 72.5 2020 63.0 2019 133.8 2000 % yearly 2000 - 2021

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 63.2 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Algeria (%) 2.4 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Argentina (%) 56.6 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Armenia (%) 99.9 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Australia (%) 116.1 2021 yearly 1988 - 2021
Austria (%) 161.7 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 14.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
Bangladesh (%) 11.4 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Belarus (%) 58.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
Belgium (%) 258.0 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Bolivia (%) 38.8 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 25.5 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Botswana (%) 8.6 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Brazil (%) 35.3 2021 yearly 1992 - 2021
Bulgaria (%) 61.8 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Cambodia (%) 75.1 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Canada (%) 135.9 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Chile (%) 75.4 2021 yearly 1971 - 2021
China (%) 15.5 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
Colombia (%) 54.6 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Croatia (%) 74.6 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Cyprus (%) 822.3 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Czech Republic (%) 73.2 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Denmark (%) 149.9 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Ecuador (%) 54.1 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Egypt (%) 34.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1999 - Mar 2022
Estonia (%) 84.7 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
European Union (%) 130.0 2021 yearly 2008 - 2021
Finland (%) 208.1 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
France (%) 256.2 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Georgia (%) 117.5 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Germany (%) 170.3 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Ghana (%) 35.6 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Greece (%) 304.3 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 510.6 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Hungary (%) 155.5 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Iceland (%) 84.8 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
India (%) 19.9 2022 yearly 1970 - 2022
Indonesia (%) 35.1 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Iran (%) 0.9 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Ireland (%) 688.8 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Israel (%) 32.8 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Italy (%) 137.6 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 24.0 2018 yearly 1994 - 2018
Japan (%) 97.9 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Jordan (%) 86.6 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 81.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2022
Kenya (%) 35.3 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
South Korea (%) 34.9 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Kosovo (%) 38.1 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Kuwait (%) 58.5 2020 yearly 2014 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 106.1 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Laos (%) 53.8 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Latvia (%) 107.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Lebanon (%) 53.0 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Lithuania (%) 76.6 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Luxembourg (%) 4,791.4 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
North Macedonia (%) 81.4 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Malawi (%) 39.4 2014 yearly 2006 - 2014
Malaysia (%) 70.0 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Malta (%) 633.5 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Mauritius (%) 2,062.5 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Mexico (%) 47.0 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Moldova (%) 65.9 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Mongolia (%) 221.1 2021 yearly 1992 - 2021
Montenegro (%) 203.8 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Morocco (%) 46.9 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Mozambique (%) 71.7 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Nepal (%) 17.3 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
Netherlands (%) 412.2 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
New Zealand (%) 87.9 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Nigeria (%) 8.8 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
Norway (%) 154.4 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Pakistan (%) 34.5 2022 yearly 2000 - 2022
Palestinian Territory (%) 12.0 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Panama (%) 177.4 2021 yearly 2014 - 2021
Paraguay (%) 50.4 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Peru (%) 45.2 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Philippines (%) 27.0 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Poland (%) 56.5 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Portugal (%) 193.3 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Qatar (%) 106.1 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
Romania (%) 56.0 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Russia (%) 27.1 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Serbia (%) 68.5 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Singapore (%) 448.3 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Slovakia (%) 137.0 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Slovenia (%) 97.7 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
South Africa (%) 38.3 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
Spain (%) 192.9 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 57.7 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Sudan (%) 105.1 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Sweden (%) 169.6 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Switzerland (%) 287.3 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Taiwan (%) 27.6 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Tajikistan (%) 40.6 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Thailand (%) 38.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Tunisia (%) 100.9 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Turkey (%) 54.2 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
Ukraine (%) 64.8 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.3 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -613.087 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 2,294.624 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 19.9 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 4,211.2 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Jul 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 30.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (MDL bn) 163.252 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (MDL bn) 196.006 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (MDL bn) 148.085 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Central Government Operation: Revenue (MDL mn) 6,452.200 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Jul 2022
Central Government Operation: Expenditure (MDL mn) 7,966.700 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Jun 2022
Central Government Operation: Surplus or Deficit (MDL mn) -422.600 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Jul 2022
Central Government Operation: Financing (MDL mn) 422.500 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Jul 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 4.692 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -422.9 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Jul 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 338.3 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jul 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 106.3 May 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 507.116 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 85,545.560 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 827.521 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 761.2 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jul 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 35.4 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 284,369.274 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 52,161.401 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 2.321 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Jul 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 10.186 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Jul 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 0.563 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 2007 - Jul 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 82.608 Jul 2022 monthly Oct 1998 - Jul 2022
Trade Balance: Harmonised System (HS): ytd (USD th) -2,482,038.825 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Exports: Harmonised System (HS): ytd (USD th) 2,629,714.410 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Exports: HS: ytd: Textiles and Textile Articles (USD th) 210,254.727 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Exports: HS: ytd: Foodstuff Products, Alcoholic and Non Alcoholic Drinks and Tob... (USD th) 245,606.869 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Exports: HS: ytd: Vegetable Products (USD th) 791,997.769 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Exports: HS: ytd: Machinery and Mechanical Appliances (USD th) 350,610.721 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Exports: ytd: CIS: Belarus (USD th) 38,290.120 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Exports: ytd: CIS: Ukraine (USD th) 329,235.512 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Exports: ytd: Others: Turkey (USD th) 228,178.905 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Jul 2022
Exports: ytd: EU: Romania (USD th) 749,322.604 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Exports: ytd: EU: Italy (USD th) 216,986.619 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Imports: HS: ytd: Chemical Products (USD th) 523,524.062 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Imports: HS: ytd: Vehicles and Associated Transport Equipment (USD th) 355,298.871 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Imports: HS: ytd: Machinery and Mechanical Appliances (USD th) 766,318.499 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Imports: HS: ytd: Mineral Products (USD th) 1,331,074.402 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Imports: Harmonised System (HS): ytd (USD th) 5,111,753.235 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Imports: ytd: EU: Germany (USD th) 334,145.660 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Imports: ytd: Others: China (USD th) 492,273.977 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Jul 2022
Imports: ytd: Others: Turkey (USD th) 355,131.586 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Jul 2022
Imports: ytd: EU: Romania (USD th) 849,942.056 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Imports: ytd: CIS: Belarus (USD th) 63,247.359 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jul 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 16.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -532.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -17.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 194.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 6.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 0.170 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -0.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 8,986.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2011 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 65.9 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 2,765.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 20.1 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.525 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -6,115.290 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payments (BoP): Current Account (CA) (USD mn) -532.370 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: GS: Services: Credit (USD mn) 447.310 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Secondary Income (SI) (USD mn) 270.580 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 30.920 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: GS: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 905.750 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Primary Income (PI) (USD mn) 11.890 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: SI: Debit (USD mn) 166.400 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: Financial Account (FA): Net Lending or Borrowing (USD mn) -601.530 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn) 0.600 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 20.370 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: GS: Goods: Debit (USD mn) 1,880.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: PI: Credit (USD mn) 207.040 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account (USD mn) -7.010 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn) -177.640 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 0.170 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2020
BoP: FA: OI: Assets (USD mn) 41.830 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: GS: Services (USD mn) 159.410 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: PI: Debit (USD mn) 195.150 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 23.910 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: DI: Assets (USD mn) 16.910 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives and Employee Stock Options (USD mn) 0.080 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: OI: Liabilities (USD mn) 21.460 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: DI: Liabilities (USD mn) 194.550 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives and Employee Stock Options: Assets (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2018 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2018
BoP: FA: Reserve Assets (RA) (USD mn) -444.960 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: GS: Goods (USD mn) -974.250 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: GS: Services: Debit (USD mn) 287.900 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: SI: Credit (USD mn) 436.980 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current and Capital Account: Net Lending or Borrowing (USD mn) -539.380 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) 0.620 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives and Employee Stock Options: Liabilities (USD mn) -0.080 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -62.150 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 6.6 Jul 2022 monthly Sep 2002 - Jul 2022
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 205.669 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Jul 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 3,002.892 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 4,136.913 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022
M2 Growth (%) -2.4 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 34.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 4,181.9 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Aug 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 24.394 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 4.7 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jun 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 3.991 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Sep 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 3,083.572 Jul 2017 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2017
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.4 Jul 2017 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2017
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 3,818.9 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 5.4 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 3,242.256 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 14.51 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 23.15 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Money Supply: M3 (MDL mn) 114,796.670 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (MDL mn) 58,051.310 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency Outside Banks (MDL mn) 31,023.480 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022
Money Supply: M3: M2 (MDL mn) 79,973.970 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022
Deposits: Transactions: National Currency (NC) (MDL th) 2,622,034.981 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Jul 2022
Credits: Transactions: NC: Individuals: Real Estate (MDL th) 181,678.551 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022
Credits: Transactions: National Currency (NC) (MDL th) 1,932,939.394 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022
Credits: Transactions: NC: Businesses (MDL th) 1,161,975.386 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022
Credits: Transactions: NC: Individuals: Consumer (MDL th) 470,805.398 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022

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