Palestinian Territory External Debt: % of GDP

2012 - 2021 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza) External Debt: % of GDP

  • State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza) External Debt accounted for 11.9 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2021, compared with the ratio of 13.2 % in the previous year.
  • State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza) External Debt: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 2012 to Dec 2021.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 13.2 % in Dec 2020 and a record low of 9.0 % in Dec 2012.

CEIC calculates External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly External Debt and annual Nominal GDP. The Ministry of Finance provides External Debt in USD. The Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in USD.


Related information about State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza) External Debt: % of GDP

  • In the latest reports of State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza), Current Account recorded a deficit of 604.0 USD mn in Sep 2022.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) fell by 95.0 USD mn in Sep 2022.
  • State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza) Direct Investment Abroad remained the same 0.0 USD mn in Sep 2022.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 6.0 USD mn in Sep 2022.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 4.7 USD bn in Sep 2022.

View Palestinian Territory's External Debt: % of GDP from 2012 to 2021 in the chart:

Palestinian Territory External Debt: % of GDP

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

State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza) External Debt accounted for 11.9 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2021, compared with the ratio of 13.2 % in the previous year. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
11.9 2021 13.2 2020 9.0 2012 13.2 2020 % yearly 2012 - 2021

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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 (%) -4.0 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -619.600 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,316.200 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 21.4 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 75.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (%) 30.556 2027 yearly 2009 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (ILS bn) 21.141 2027 yearly 2009 - 2027
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.493 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -593.2 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Nov 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 157.4 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Nov 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 6.0 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Nov 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 37,270.915 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 10,782.902 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 6,517.348 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 750.6 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Nov 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 18.2 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Nov 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 157,474.183 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 61,375.854 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 0.532 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Sep 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 12.304 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Sep 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 0.009 May 2020 monthly Mar 2007 - May 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 46.131 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 0.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -604.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -12.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -95.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -2.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 6.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.1 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 57.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2013 - Jun 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 1,535.0 Dec 2018 monthly Dec 2012 - Dec 2018
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 11.9 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 388.5 Dec 2018 monthly Dec 2013 - Dec 2018
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 3.1 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.507 2027 yearly 1994 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 3,360.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Sep 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2008 - Mar 2022
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 455.582 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2008 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 12,252.900 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2013 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 15,678.518 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 2002 - Nov 2022
M2 Growth (%) 1.8 Nov 2022 monthly Jul 2003 - Nov 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 365.8 Dec 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 9.858 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 0.7 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Nov 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 16,705.756 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 2.4 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 11,165.5 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 1998 - Nov 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 3.1 Nov 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Nov 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 9,435.761 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Nov 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 4.31 Nov 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Nov 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 44.23 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Sep 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 10.5 Dec 2022 monthly Apr 2014 - Dec 2022

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