Nigeria External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

2008 - 2019 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Nigeria External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

  • Nigeria External Debt: Short Term accounted for 0.0 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2019, compared with the ratio of 0.1 % in the previous year.
  • Nigeria External Debt: Short Term: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from 2008 to 2019.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 0.1 % in 2018 and a record low of 0.0 % in 2015.

CEIC calculates Short Term External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from annual Short Term External Debt and annual Nominal GDP. Debt Management Office Nigeria provides Short Term External Debt in USD. The National Bureau of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency. The Central Bank of Nigeria average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.


Related information about Nigeria External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

  • In the latest reports of Nigeria, Current Account recorded a surplus of 3.7 USD bn in Sep 2021.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) fell by 8.7 USD mn in Sep 2021.
  • Nigeria Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 822.3 USD mn in Sep 2021.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 7.5 USD bn in Sep 2021.
  • Nigeria External Debt: Short Term value stood at 0.1 USD mn in Dec 2019.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 109.1 USD bn in Mar 2022.

View Nigeria's External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP from 2008 to 2019 in the chart:

Nigeria External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

What was Nigeria's External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP in 2019?

Nigeria External Debt: Short Term accounted for 0.0 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2019, compared with the ratio of 0.1 % in the previous year. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
0.0 2019 0.1 2018 0.0 2015 0.1 2018 % yearly 2008 - 2019

External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 5.5 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Algeria (%) 1.2 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Argentina (%) 15.3 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Armenia (%) 11.0 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Australia (%) 25.2 2021 yearly 1988 - 2021
Austria (%) 45.9 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 1.1 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Bangladesh (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Belarus (%) 14.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
Belgium (%) 86.4 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Bolivia (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 2.4 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Botswana (%) 1.5 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Brazil (%) 4.9 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Bulgaria (%) 10.2 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Canada (%) 51.5 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Chile (%) 8.0 2021 yearly 1971 - 2021
China (%) 8.2 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
Colombia (%) 7.8 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Croatia (%) 14.3 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Cyprus (%) 169.5 2021 yearly 2008 - 2021
Czech Republic (%) 43.2 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Denmark (%) 65.3 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Ecuador (%) 0.9 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Egypt (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Estonia (%) 29.7 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Finland (%) 79.2 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
France (%) 115.0 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Georgia (%) 12.5 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Germany (%) 70.5 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Greece (%) 89.8 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 336.4 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Hungary (%) 13.0 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Iceland (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
India (%) 3.8 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Indonesia (%) 4.0 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Iran (%) 0.2 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Ireland (%) 175.4 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Israel (%) 12.6 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Italy (%) 55.8 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 1.7 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Japan (%) 66.6 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Jordan (%) 38.0 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 6.6 2021 yearly 1992 - 2021
Kenya (%) 2.3 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
South Korea (%) 9.1 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Kosovo (%) 12.5 2021 yearly 2007 - 2021
Kyrgyzstan (%) 6.3 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Latvia (%) 51.8 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Lithuania (%) 29.7 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Luxembourg (%) 1,381.0 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
North Macedonia (%) 18.2 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Malawi (%) 0.6 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Malaysia (%) 26.3 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Malta (%) 149.0 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Mauritius (%) 69.4 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Mexico (%) 4.2 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Moldova (%) 20.1 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Mongolia (%) 23.4 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Montenegro (%) 6.6 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Morocco (%) 6.6 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Mozambique (%) 12.9 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 179.9 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
New Zealand (%) 30.0 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Nigeria (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
Norway (%) 58.6 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Pakistan (%) 1.2 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 2.4 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Panama (%) 65.3 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Paraguay (%) 11.8 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Peru (%) 4.2 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Philippines (%) 3.8 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Poland (%) 9.5 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Portugal (%) 74.6 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Romania (%) 15.6 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Russia (%) 4.8 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Serbia (%) 3.4 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Singapore (%) 311.5 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Slovakia (%) 76.9 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Slovenia (%) 29.5 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
South Africa (%) 6.4 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Spain (%) 78.8 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 9.6 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Sudan (%) 7.9 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Sweden (%) 54.0 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Switzerland (%) 156.9 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Taiwan (%) 25.5 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Tajikistan (%) 13.6 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Thailand (%) 14.7 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Tunisia (%) 26.1 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Turkey (%) 14.8 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
Ukraine (%) 8.1 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
United Kingdom (%) 207.4 2021 yearly 1979 - 2021
United States (%) 34.4 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Uruguay (%) 11.8 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Venezuela (%) 0.2 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Vietnam (%) 9.8 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Yemen (%) 1.8 2017 yearly 1991 - 2017

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -5,434.321 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 88,421.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 20.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (NGN bn) 53,826.479 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (NGN bn) 173,827.955 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (NGN bn) 28,821.587 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Federal Govt Expenditure: Capital (NGN bn) 745.710 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Federal Govt Expenditure (NGN bn) 3,497.670 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Federal Govt Balance (NGN bn) -2,232.330 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Federal Govt Expenditure: Recurrent (NGN bn) 2,627.830 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Federal Govt Revenue (NGN bn) 1,265.340 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Gross Federation Account Revenue (NGN bn) 2,844.730 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Gross Federation Account Revenue: Oil (NGN bn) 1,115.170 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Government Debt: Domestic (NGN bn) 20,144.028 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Mar 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.626 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 2,336.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 6,746.6 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 153.9 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 89,277.166 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,579.306 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 585.807 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 4,410.6 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) -7.3 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 916,159.669 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 417,523.499 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 415.182 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 322.312 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2009 - Mar 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 46.245 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,423.512 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2021
Imports (NGN mn) 1,834,067.441 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Total Trade (NGN mn) 4,639,517.168 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Exports: Crude Oil (NGN mn) 2,209,623.002 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Exports (NGN mn) 2,805,449.727 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Exports: Europe: ow Netherlands (NGN mn) 279,127.005 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Exports: Europe: ow UK (NGN mn) 75,924.032 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Exports: America: ow USA (NGN mn) 172,645.951 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Imports: America: ow USA (NGN mn) 134,027.678 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Imports: Asia: ow China (NGN mn) 531,343.215 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2022
Imports: Europe: ow Netherlands (NGN mn) 102,706.239 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Imports: Europe: ow Germany (NGN mn) 42,882.036 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Imports: Europe: ow UK (NGN mn) 44,920.190 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Exports: Vegetable Products (NGN mn) 259,305.350 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Exports: Plastic and Articles Thereof, Rubber and Articles Thereof (NGN mn) 44,635.113 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Exports: Mineral Products (NGN mn) 16,910,118.786 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Imports: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants and Related Materials (NGN mn) 338,220.193 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Imports: Food and Live Animals (NGN mn) 245,235.157 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Imports: Machinery and Transport Equipment (NGN mn) 605,003.903 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Imports: Chemicals and Chemical Products (NGN mn) 308,561.620 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Imports: Manufactured Goods (NGN mn) 175,513.767 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 822.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 3,680.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 3.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -8.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 7,457.719 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 6.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 81.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 7,375.945 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 39,969.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 8.8 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 0.1 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -6.402 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -75,228.078 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
BoP: CA: Goods: Debit (USD mn) -10,884.367 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Current Transfers: Credit (USD mn) 6,553.759 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Liabilities: Other Investment (USD mn) 4,432.631 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Reserves Assets (USD mn) -5,283.967 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Liabilities (USD mn) 11,881.648 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Income (USD mn) -2,031.008 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Direct Investment (USD mn) -822.340 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -3,430.782 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Current Transfers: Debit (USD mn) -94.776 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 12,650.276 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets (USD mn) -9,308.112 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Income: Debit (USD mn) -2,618.990 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: Net Errors & Omission (USD mn) -6,253.815 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 917.177 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Goods (USD mn) 1,765.909 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Current Transfers (USD mn) 6,458.983 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Liabilities: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 7,457.719 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Income: Credit (USD mn) 587.982 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 2,573.536 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 2.464 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Services (USD mn) -2,513.605 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Other Investment (USD mn) -3,204.269 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
External Debt: Government (USD mn) 38,391.320 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2021
External Debt: Service Payments (USD mn) 194.440 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2018
External Debt: Government: International Capital Market (USD mn) 14,368.350 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
Capital Inflow: Foreign Direct Investment (USD) 52,666,629.000 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Feb 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 6.1 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 3,315.011 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 47,811.710 Apr 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Apr 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 112,095.914 Apr 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Apr 2022
M2 Growth (%) 21.0 Apr 2022 monthly Nov 1993 - Apr 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 27.5 May 2022 monthly Nov 2005 - May 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 38,483.7 May 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - May 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 9.028 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 9.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 0.062 Jan 2018 monthly Dec 1950 - Jan 2018
Total Deposits (USD mn) 84,213.801 Dec 2019 monthly Nov 1992 - Dec 2019
Total Deposits Growth (%) 2.6 Dec 2019 monthly Nov 1993 - Dec 2019
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 129,324.9 Apr 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Apr 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 21.7 Apr 2022 monthly Nov 1993 - Apr 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 12.23 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: Base Money (NGN mn) 14,255,048.740 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Apr 2022
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M2 (NGN mn) 46,541,102.400 Apr 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Apr 2022
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M2: M1 (NGN mn) 19,608,338.790 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Mar 2022
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M2: Quasi Money (NGN mn) 26,690,158.390 Apr 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Apr 2022
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M3 (NGN mn) 35,345,802.020 Jun 2020 monthly Nov 1992 - Jun 2020
Non Performing Loans to Gross Loans (%) 6.020 Dec 2020 semiannually Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 13.0 Jan 2022 monthly Jul 2015 - Jan 2022

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