Myanmar External Debt: % of GDP

2018 - 2020 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Myanmar External Debt: % of GDP

  • Myanmar External Debt accounted for 16.7 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2020, compared with the ratio of 15.5 % in the previous year.
  • Myanmar External Debt: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 2018 to Dec 2020.

CEIC calculates annual External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from annual External Debt and quarterly Nominal GDP. The World Bank provides External Debt in USD. The Central Bank of Myanmar provides Nominal GDP in local currency. The Central Bank of Myanmar average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.


Related information about Myanmar External Debt: % of GDP

  • In the latest reports of Myanmar, Current Account recorded a deficit of 741.2 USD mn in Mar 2022.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 316.3 USD mn in Mar 2022.
  • The country's External Debt reached 13,927.2 in Dec 2021.

View Myanmar's External Debt: % of GDP from 2018 to 2020 in the chart:

Myanmar External Debt: % of GDP

What was Myanmar's External Debt: % of GDP in 2020?

Myanmar External Debt accounted for 16.7 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2020, compared with the ratio of 15.5 % in the previous year. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
16.7 2020 15.5 2019 0.0 - 0.0 - % yearly 2018 - 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 63.2 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Algeria (%) 1.9 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Argentina (%) 56.6 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Armenia (%) 99.9 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Australia (%) 115.3 2021 yearly 1988 - 2021
Austria (%) 163.3 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 14.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
Bangladesh (%) 11.4 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Belarus (%) 57.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2022
Belgium (%) 258.5 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Bolivia (%) 38.8 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 24.4 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Botswana (%) 8.0 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Brazil (%) 34.4 2021 yearly 1992 - 2021
Bulgaria (%) 58.4 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Cambodia (%) 75.1 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Canada (%) 135.5 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Chile (%) 75.4 2021 yearly 1971 - 2021
China (%) 15.4 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
Colombia (%) 54.6 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Croatia (%) 77.5 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Cyprus (%) 699.5 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Czech Republic (%) 73.2 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Denmark (%) 151.0 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Ecuador (%) 54.1 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Egypt (%) 32.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 1999 - Jun 2022
Estonia (%) 84.7 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
European Union (%) 129.2 2021 yearly 2008 - 2021
Finland (%) 208.1 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
France (%) 256.2 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Georgia (%) 117.8 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Germany (%) 169.4 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Ghana (%) 35.8 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Greece (%) 305.3 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 508.5 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Hungary (%) 157.7 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Iceland (%) 84.8 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
India (%) 19.9 2022 yearly 1970 - 2022
Indonesia (%) 35.0 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Iran (%) 0.9 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Ireland (%) 681.1 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Israel (%) 33.1 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Italy (%) 138.0 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 31.4 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Japan (%) 96.4 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Jordan (%) 85.7 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 74.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2022
Kenya (%) 34.5 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
South Korea (%) 34.9 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Kosovo (%) 37.4 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 (%) 101.5 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Lebanon (%) 53.0 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Lithuania (%) 77.0 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Luxembourg (%) 4,874.0 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
North Macedonia (%) 81.9 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Malawi (%) 39.4 2014 yearly 2006 - 2014
Malaysia (%) 70.0 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Malta (%) 620.7 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Mauritius (%) 2,070.9 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Mexico (%) 47.1 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Moldova (%) 64.1 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Mongolia (%) 221.1 2021 yearly 1992 - 2021
Montenegro (%) 180.1 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Morocco (%) 46.9 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Mozambique (%) 71.7 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Myanmar (%) 16.7 2020 yearly 2018 - 2020
Nepal (%) 17.3 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
Netherlands (%) 412.2 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
New Zealand (%) 87.2 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Nigeria (%) 8.8 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
Norway (%) 152.8 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Pakistan (%) 34.5 2022 yearly 2000 - 2022
Palestinian Territory (%) 11.9 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Panama (%) 177.4 2021 yearly 2014 - 2021
Paraguay (%) 49.8 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Peru (%) 45.2 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Philippines (%) 27.0 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Poland (%) 56.6 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Portugal (%) 190.6 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Qatar (%) 106.1 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
Romania (%) 56.6 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Russia (%) 26.2 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Serbia (%) 68.5 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Singapore (%) 448.3 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Slovakia (%) 135.1 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Slovenia (%) 97.3 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 (%) 170.4 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Switzerland (%) 295.8 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Taiwan (%) 27.5 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Tajikistan (%) 40.6 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Thailand (%) 37.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2022
Tunisia (%) 94.6 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Turkey (%) 54.2 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.2 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -4,915.950 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 365.783 Jul 2022 monthly Apr 2012 - Jul 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 4.4 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (MMK bn) 47,206.679 2027 yearly 1998 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (MMK bn) 159,760.827 2027 yearly 1998 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (MMK bn) 34,428.204 2027 yearly 1998 - 2027
Budget: TR: PPC: Excise duty (MMK mn) 295.749 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2021
Budget: Total Revenue (MMK mn) 5,043,390.702 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2021
Budget: Net Borrowing/ Net Lending (MMK mn) -427,390.055 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2021
Budget: Government Deficit/Surplus (MMK mn) -340,082.542 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2021
Budget: TR: Tax on Income and Profit (MMK mn) 660,357.620 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2021
Budget: TR: PPC: Specific Goods Tax (MMK mn) 287,741.547 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2021
Budget: Total Expenditure (MMK mn) 5,383,473.244 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2021
Budget: Revenue (MMK mn) 4,800,760.817 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2021
Budget: Net Capital Expenditure (NEX) (MMK mn) 324,308.810 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2021
Budget: Expense (EX) (MMK mn) 4,903,842.062 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2018 - Dec 2021
Budget: TR: Tax on Income and Profit (MMK mn) 1,990,394.251 2021 yearly 2018 - 2021
Budget: Total Expenditure (MMK mn) 25,423,636.662 2021 yearly 2018 - 2021
Budget: Revenue (MMK mn) 15,446,814.615 2021 yearly 2018 - 2021
Budget: Net Capital Expenditure (NEX) (MMK mn) 4,321,477.017 2021 yearly 2018 - 2021
Budget: Expense (EX) (MMK mn) 19,942,957.276 2021 yearly 2018 - 2021
Budget: Government Deficit/Surplus (MMK mn) -8,424,363.089 2021 yearly 2018 - 2021
Budget: TR: PPC: Specific Goods Tax (MMK mn) 766,742.615 2021 yearly 2018 - 2021
Budget: Total Revenue (MMK mn) 16,999,273.573 2021 yearly 2018 - 2021
Budget: TR: PPC: Excise duty (MMK mn) 1,271.475 2021 yearly 2018 - 2021
Budget: Net Borrowing/ Net Lending (MMK mn) -8,817,619.678 2021 yearly 2018 - 2021
State Govt Revenue: Tax: Income (MMK mn) 332,258.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jul 2022
State Govt Revenue: Tax: Goods & Services and Commercial (MMK mn) 221,879.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jul 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.077 2027 yearly 1999 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 183.9 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Jul 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,497.8 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 42.9 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2011 - Jul 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 46,076.188 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 105.222 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1.920 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,313.9 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 38.4 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2011 - Jul 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 472,601.912 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 66,425.763 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 68.860 Jul 2022 monthly Aug 2010 - Jul 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 7.630 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 267.080 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 363.850 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Re Exports (USD mn) 790.600 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Exports: Fish & Fish Products (USD mn) 40.500 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Exports: Gas (USD mn) 356.100 Jul 2022 monthly Aug 2010 - Jul 2022
Exports: Sesamum Seeds (USD mn) 12.900 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Imports: Edible Vegetable Oil & Other Hydrogenated Oils (USD mn) 70.600 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Imports: Refined Mineral Oil (USD mn) 434.400 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Exports: Matpe (USD mn) 26.100 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Imports: Plastic (USD mn) 53.200 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Imports: Machinery Non-Electric & Transport Equipment (USD mn) 134.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jun 2022
Exports: Teak Log (USD mn) 0.400 Mar 2015 monthly Jan 2011 - Mar 2015
Imports: Fabric of Artificial & Synthetics Fabric (USD mn) 100.700 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Exports: Japan (USD mn) 117.890 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Imports: Singapore (USD mn) 391.450 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jun 2022
Imports: India (USD mn) 33.990 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jun 2022
Exports: Thailand (USD mn) 316.670 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Imports: Japan (USD mn) 43.480 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jun 2022
Exports: Singapore (USD mn) 10.190 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Imports: Thailand (USD mn) 208.060 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jun 2022
Exports: India (USD mn) 42.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Exports: China (USD mn) 267.080 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Imports: China (USD mn) 363.850 Jul 2022 monthly Jul 2010 - Jul 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -741.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 316.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1976 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2017 - Sep 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 13,927.2 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 16.7 2020 yearly 2018 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 32.0 2021 yearly 1973 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.1 2020 yearly 2018 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.538 2027 yearly 1998 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -35,240.992 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Services: Net (USD mn) 76.753 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Payments (USD mn) 661.972 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account: Net (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Liabilities (USD mn) -205.119 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Services: Payments (USD mn) 706.827 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Receipts (USD mn) 375.641 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account: Payments (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Services: Receipts (USD mn) 656.052 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Net (USD mn) 258.005 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account: Receipts (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -463.637 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Exports (f.o.b) (USD mn) 2,808.787 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Net (USD mn) -516.304 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Payments (USD mn) 117.636 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Imports (f.o.b) (USD mn) 2,563.024 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Receipts (USD mn) 145.668 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment(BoP): Current Account (CA) (USD mn) -741.206 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Assets (USD mn) 317.240 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2021
BoP: Financial Account (USD mn) -940.772 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
FDI: PE: Value: Singapore (USD mn) 19.640 Mar 2022 monthly Feb 2004 - Mar 2022
FDI: PE: Value: Manufacturing (USD mn) 89.520 Jul 2022 monthly Feb 2004 - Jul 2022
FDI: PE: Value: China (USD mn) 44.590 Jul 2022 monthly Feb 2004 - Jul 2022
FDI: PE: Value: Oil & Gas (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2021 monthly Feb 2004 - Dec 2021
FDI: PE: Value: Power (USD mn) 17.380 Jan 2022 monthly Feb 2004 - Jan 2022
FDI: PE: Value (USD mn) 1,198.530 Jul 2022 monthly Feb 2004 - Jul 2022
FDI: PE: Value: Hong Kong (USD mn) 4.550 Jun 2022 monthly Feb 2004 - Jun 2022
FDI: PE: Value: Japan (USD mn) 3.220 Mar 2022 monthly Feb 2004 - Mar 2022
FDI: PE: Value: Mining (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2021 monthly Feb 2004 - Dec 2021
FDI: PE: Value: South Korea (USD mn) 17.980 Mar 2022 monthly Feb 2004 - Mar 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 19,976.623 May 2022 monthly Apr 2012 - May 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 56,858.041 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 2012 - Jan 2021
M2 Growth (%) 18.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 3.0 Dec 2022 monthly May 2011 - Dec 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 7,704.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1950 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 6.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 2010 - Mar 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 395.190 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1950 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 63,362.548 2021 yearly 1961 - 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 45,836.4 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 2012 - Jan 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 16.4 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Jan 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 27.73 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Reserve Requirement Rate: MMK (%) 3.000 Dec 2022 monthly May 2011 - Dec 2022
Money Stock: M2 (MMK mn) 79,153,752.540 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2013 - Dec 2021
Money Stock: M0 (MMK mn) 34,918,264.320 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2013 - Dec 2021
Money Stock: M1 (MMK mn) 38,710,467.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2013 - Mar 2022

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