Nepal External Debt

2012 - 2020 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Nepal External Debt reached 7.1 USD bn in Jun 2020, compared with 6.4 USD bn in the previous quarter. Nepal External Debt: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2012 to Jun 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 7.1 USD bn in Jun 2020 and a record low of 3.5 USD bn in Mar 2013. The World Bank provides quarterly External Debt in USD.

In the latest reports of Nepal, Current Account recorded a surplus of 290.0 USD mn in Oct 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 24.7 USD mn in Oct 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 32.4 USD bn in Jul 2020.

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Nepal External Debt

What was Nepal's External Debt in Jun 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
7,121.3 Jun 2020 6,445.4 Mar 2020 3,537.4 Mar 2013 7,121.3 Jun 2020 USD mn quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

External Debt by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 10,461.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Algeria (USD mn) 3,838.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2019
Argentina (USD mn) 272,852.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
Armenia (USD mn) 6,053.1 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2012 - Dec 2020
Australia (USD mn) 1,833,532.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 1988 - Sep 2020
Austria (USD mn) 757,055.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1997 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 8,958.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Jun 2020
Bangladesh (USD mn) 66,427.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2011 - Sep 2020
Belarus (USD mn) 42,149.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Belgium (USD mn) 1,482,359.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Bolivia (USD mn) 13,510.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 5,311.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Botswana (USD mn) 1,294.1 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Brazil (USD mn) 551,672.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (USD mn) 44,117.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
Cambodia (USD mn) 17,747.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Canada (USD mn) 2,415,262.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2021
Chile (USD mn) 214,849.2 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - Apr 2021
China (USD mn) 2,400,790.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
Colombia (USD mn) 147,285.3 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2020
Croatia (USD mn) 50,901.3 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1998 - Feb 2021
Cyprus (USD mn) 231,522.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Czech Republic (USD mn) 184,112.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2020
Denmark (USD mn) 602,574.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Ecuador (USD mn) 56,558.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2021
Egypt (USD mn) 125,337.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1997 - Sep 2020
Estonia (USD mn) 29,472.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
European Union (USD mn) 18,157,319.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Finland (USD mn) 647,391.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2020
France (USD mn) 7,323,886.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2004 - Dec 2020
Georgia (USD mn) 20,285.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Germany (USD mn) 6,741,344.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1999 - Dec 2020
Ghana (USD mn) 24,298.4 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2012 - Oct 2020
Greece (USD mn) 604,784.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 1,783,007.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Hungary (USD mn) 256,208.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Iceland (USD mn) 19,396.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1989 - Mar 2021
India (USD mn) 556,242.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 1999 - Sep 2020
Indonesia (USD mn) 416,586.9 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2008 - Nov 2020
Iran (USD mn) 9,031.3 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Ireland (USD mn) 3,143,561.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Israel (USD mn) 123,811.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
Italy (USD mn) 2,842,648.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 19,182.3 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Japan (USD mn) 4,691,629.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2021
Jordan (USD mn) 36,256.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 160,912.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Kenya (USD mn) 34,424.3 Mar 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Mar 2021
South Korea (USD mn) 510,961.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2020
Kosovo (USD mn) 3,095.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Dec 2020
Kuwait (USD mn) 55,508.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Jun 2020
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 8,702.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Laos (USD mn) 9,935.6 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Latvia (USD mn) 42,497.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Lebanon (USD mn) 33,645.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
Lithuania (USD mn) 44,405.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2020
Luxembourg (USD mn) 4,004,271.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
North Macedonia (USD mn) 10,633.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Malawi (MWK mn) 1,569,794.2 2018 yearly 1984 - 2018
Malaysia (USD mn) 250,821.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2021
Malta (USD mn) 108,364.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Mauritius (USD mn) 216,329.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2020
Mexico (USD mn) 451,349.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Moldova (USD mn) 8,357.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2011 - Dec 2020
Mongolia (USD mn) 32,487.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Montenegro (USD mn) 8,339.4 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Morocco (USD mn) 65,463.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
Mozambique (USD mn) 9,486.1 2017 yearly 1985 - 2017
Myanmar (USD mn) 11,114.4 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Nepal (USD mn) 7,121.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
Netherlands (USD mn) 4,488,357.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
New Zealand (USD mn) 208,210.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Nigeria (USD mn) 32,860.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2021
Norway (USD mn) 710,685.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2021
Pakistan (USD mn) 113,803.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2006 - Sep 2020
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 5,758.3 Dec 2018 monthly Dec 2012 - Dec 2018
Panama (USD mn) 29,817.4 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 2004 - Dec 2020
Paraguay (USD mn) 18,457.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Peru (USD mn) 84,914.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2020
Philippines (USD mn) 98,488.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Poland (USD mn) 372,028.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Portugal (USD mn) 480,608.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
Qatar (USD mn) 103,900.0 2010 yearly 2000 - 2010
Romania (USD mn) 145,174.4 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Mar 2021
Russia (USD mn) 459,306.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2021
Serbia (USD mn) 37,684.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Singapore (USD mn) 1,672,983.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (USD mn) 135,661.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Slovenia (USD mn) 59,357.3 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
South Africa (USD mn) 157,021.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1985 - Sep 2020
Spain (USD mn) 2,734,839.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 51,617.8 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Sep 2020
Sudan (USD mn) 51,200.0 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Sweden (USD mn) 1,016,005.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Switzerland (USD mn) 2,263,299.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Taiwan (USD mn) 190,813.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1999 - Sep 2020
Tajikistan (USD mn) 6,544.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2015 - Sep 2020
Thailand (USD mn) 190,009.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Tunisia (USD mn) 39,172.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2020
Turkey (USD mn) 435,120.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1989 - Sep 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -10.0 2018 yearly 2012 - 2018
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -110.417 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2017 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 412.623 Jun 2019 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 21.7 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
National Government Debt (USD mn) 9,555.8 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 30.3 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Forecast: Government Expenditure (NPR bn) 2,075.490 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (NPR bn) 4,058.870 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (NPR bn) 1,860.750 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Government Debt: Total (NPR mn) 1,047,893.600 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Government Debt: External (NPR mn) 594,926.200 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Government Domestic Debt: Annual: Bonds & Treasury Bills (NPR mn) 613,211.900 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 0.000 yearly -
Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,310.9 Apr 2021 monthly Aug 1974 - Apr 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 119.5 Apr 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 257.7 Apr 2021 monthly Aug 2004 - Apr 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 3,595.823 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 11,855.653 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 295.982 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,430.5 Apr 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 187.2 Apr 2021 monthly Aug 2004 - Apr 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 238,474.900 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 47,751.314 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 9.524 Oct 2020 monthly Sep 1983 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 14.606 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jan 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1.567 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 2013 - Apr 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 238.726 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 2013 - Apr 2021
NP: Exports: fob: Emerging and Developing Economies: Emerging and Developing Asi... (USD mn) 0.765 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Feb 2021
Exports: fob: Custom Basis (NPR mn) 13,988.248 Apr 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2021
Imports: cif: Custom Basis: China (NPR mn) 27,938.060 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 2013 - Apr 2021
Imports: cif: Custom Basis: Other Countries (NPR mn) 36,825.561 Apr 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2021
Trade Balance: Custom Basis (NPR mn) -153,418.958 Apr 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2021
Exports: fob: Custom Basis: India (NPR mn) 10,241.028 Apr 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2021
Exports: fob: Custom Basis: China (NPR mn) 183.369 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 2013 - Apr 2021
Exports: fob: Custom Basis: Other Countries (NPR mn) 3,563.851 Apr 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2021
Imports: cif: Custom Basis (NPR mn) 167,407.207 Apr 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2021
Imports: cif: Custom Basis: India (NPR mn) 102,643.586 Apr 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2021
Exports: Food & Live Animals (NPR mn) 1,892.405 Jan 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jan 2021
Exports: Crude Materials Inedible: Except Fuel (NPR mn) 528.333 Jan 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jan 2021
Exports: Chemicals (NPR mn) 408.679 Jan 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jan 2021
Exports: Manufactured Goods Classified by Materials (NPR mn) 2,991.158 Jan 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jan 2021
Exports: Miscellaneous Manufactures Articles (NPR mn) 1,066.050 Jan 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jan 2021
Imports: Manufactured Goods Classified by Materials (NPR mn) 32,796.612 Jan 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jan 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -419.6 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -0.9 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 64.9 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.5 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 7,121.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 17.3 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 402.9 2019 yearly 1977 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.567 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 1,974.734 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Jun 2020
NP: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Jun 2020
NP: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Jun 2020
NP: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Jun 2020
BoP: Current Account: Goods Balance (NPR mn) -581,719.413 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Current Account (NPR mn) -49,534.154 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Exports fob (NPR mn) 61,975.630 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Current Account: Income: Debit (NPR mn) -24,782.615 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (NPR mn) 40,738.239 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Current Account: Income (NPR mn) 8,343.330 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Current Account: Income: Credit (NPR mn) 33,125.945 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (NPR mn) -66,403.937 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers (NPR mn) 549,507.628 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Credit (NPR mn) 552,407.100 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Debit (NPR mn) -2,899.472 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Financial Account: Assets: Other Investment (OI) (NPR mn) -20,291.767 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Import cif (NPR mn) -643,695.044 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Reserve Assets & Related Items (RR) (NPR mn) -104,870.494 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services (NPR mn) -25,665.699 Jan 2021 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 2.5 2015 yearly 2003 - 2015
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 267.883 2015 yearly 2003 - 2015
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 7,580.559 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 40,242.888 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2021
M2 Growth (%) 23.9 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Apr 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 3.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 2003 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 10,899.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 3.000 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 2003 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 7.3 Apr 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 434.799 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 1957 - Apr 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 25.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 29,850.864 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 36,746.6 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 21.1 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Apr 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 27,562.428 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 18.13 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 71.13 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Monetary Survey: Broad Money M2 (NPR mn) 4,833,170.834 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2021
Monetary Survey: Narrow Money M1 (NPR mn) 910,425.168 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2021
Monetary Survey: Domestic Credits (DO) (NPR mn) 4,413,270.957 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2021
Foreign Reserve (USD mn) 10,922.762 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Apr 2021
Commercial Banks: Loans & Advances (NPR mn) 1,945,068.90 Jan 2018 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2018
CB: NPL (NPR mn) 27,174.060 2015 yearly 2003 - 2015

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