Paraguay External Debt: % of GDP

2000 - 2020 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Paraguay External Debt accounted for 53.7 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2020, compared with the ratio of 42.7 % in the previous year. Paraguay External Debt: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 2000 to Dec 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 215.2 % in Dec 2002 and a record low of 39.7 % in Dec 2018. 1.CEIC calculates External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly External Debt and annual Nominal GDP. The Central Bank of Paraguay provides External Debt in USD and Nominal GDP in local currency. The Central Bank of Paraguay average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

In the latest reports of Paraguay, Current Account recorded a surplus of 209.8 USD mn in Dec 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 111.3 USD mn in Dec 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 496.4 USD mn in Mar 2021. The country's External Debt reached 19,549.1 in Dec 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 9.7 USD bn in Dec 2020.

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Paraguay External Debt: % of GDP

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

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
53.7 2020 42.7 2019 39.7 2018 215.2 2002 % yearly 2000 - 2020

External Debt: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 65.8 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Algeria (%) 2.2 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Argentina (%) 70.7 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Armenia (%) 102.3 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Australia (%) 129.6 2020 yearly 1988 - 2020
Austria (%) 164.1 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 20.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2020
Bangladesh (%) 11.4 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Belarus (%) 70.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Belgium (%) 268.6 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Bolivia (%) 33.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 23.1 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Botswana (%) 7.8 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Brazil (%) 38.4 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Bulgaria (%) 63.4 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Cambodia (%) 56.9 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Canada (%) 142.8 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Chile (%) 82.4 2020 yearly 1971 - 2020
China (%) 16.3 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Colombia (%) 56.8 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Croatia (%) 87.9 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Cyprus (%) 908.4 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Czech Republic (%) 75.5 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Denmark (%) 157.0 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Ecuador (%) 57.4 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Egypt (%) 33.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1999 - Sep 2020
Estonia (%) 89.8 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
European Union (%) 130.4 2020 yearly 2008 - 2020
Finland (%) 225.2 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
France (%) 261.7 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Georgia (%) 129.6 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Germany (%) 165.2 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Ghana (%) 34.2 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Greece (%) 299.2 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 514.2 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Hungary (%) 160.2 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Iceland (%) 81.0 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
India (%) 21.1 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Indonesia (%) 39.4 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Iran (%) 1.6 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Ireland (%) 713.4 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Israel (%) 32.9 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Italy (%) 140.7 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 24.0 2018 yearly 1994 - 2018
Japan (%) 92.8 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Jordan (%) 82.1 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Kazakhstan (%) 96.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Kenya (%) 33.1 2019 yearly 2015 - 2019
South Korea (%) 33.3 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Kosovo (%) 37.0 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Kuwait (%) 50.2 2019 yearly 2014 - 2019
Kyrgyzstan (%) 112.4 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Laos (%) 52.6 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Latvia (%) 124.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Lebanon (%) 62.8 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 74.2 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Luxembourg (%) 5,104.4 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
North Macedonia (%) 80.2 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Malawi (%) 39.4 2014 yearly 2006 - 2014
Malaysia (%) 67.6 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Malta (%) 697.3 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Mauritius (%) 2,006.5 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Mexico (%) 42.8 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Moldova (%) 70.1 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Mongolia (%) 243.1 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Montenegro (%) 150.5 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Morocco (%) 53.6 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Mozambique (%) 71.8 2017 yearly 1985 - 2017
Nepal (%) 17.3 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
Netherlands (%) 443.8 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
New Zealand (%) 90.6 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Nigeria (%) 7.8 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Norway (%) 180.1 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Pakistan (%) 43.0 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Palestinian Territory (%) 35.4 2018 yearly 2012 - 2018
Panama (%) 156.8 2019 yearly 2014 - 2019
Paraguay (%) 53.7 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Peru (%) 43.4 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Philippines (%) 27.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Poland (%) 60.2 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Portugal (%) 202.7 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Qatar (%) 83.0 2010 yearly 2000 - 2010
Romania (%) 57.8 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Russia (%) 31.5 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Serbia (%) 61.5 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Singapore (%) 471.3 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Slovakia (%) 121.2 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Slovenia (%) 103.2 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
South Africa (%) 56.5 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Spain (%) 199.4 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 61.1 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Sudan (%) 120.5 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Sweden (%) 164.2 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Switzerland (%) 284.6 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Taiwan (%) 28.4 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Tajikistan (%) 37.5 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Thailand (%) 36.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Tunisia (%) 100.9 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Turkey (%) 62.8 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
Ukraine (%) 80.8 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -2.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -85.286 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 279.422 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 9.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 10,735.8 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 30.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2014 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (PYG bn) 76,220.860 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (PYG bn) 128,303.570 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (PYG bn) 67,562.680 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Central Government: Revenue: Total (PYG mn) 2,885,309.657 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Central Government: Expenditure: Total (PYG mn) 2,728,464.975 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Central Government: Operating Balance (PYG mn) 156,844.683 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Central Government: Net Acquisition of Nonfinancial Assets (NANFA) (PYG mn) 480,300.018 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Central Government: Loan Net / Net Debt (PYG mn) -323,455.335 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.878 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 302.5 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,358.3 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 48.0 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jun 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 6,002.717 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 31,687.573 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 6,231.732 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,055.8 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 28.9 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jun 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 124,188.619 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 73,310.784 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 18.183 Oct 2020 monthly Nov 1978 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 185.141 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 13.836 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 765.826 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Exports: Fuels & Energy: Electric Power (USD th) 128,242.053 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Exports: Primary Products: Soy (USD th) 370,054.056 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Exports: Agricultural Products: Beef (USD th) 174,169.416 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Exports: Agricultural Products: Soybean Oil (USD th) 66,269.325 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Exports: Agricultural Products: Cakes, Soy Flours & Pellets (USD th) 97,227.718 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Exports: fob: Brazil (USD th) 903,234.687 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Exports: fob: Argentina (USD th) 948,246.816 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Exports: fob: Uruguay (USD th) 102,599.085 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Exports: fob: Russia (USD th) 162,914.547 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Exports: fob: Chile (USD th) 265,961.319 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Imports: Capital Goods: MAM: Other Engines & Equipment (USD th) 145,326.984 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Fuels & Lubricants: Gas oil (USD th) 65,642.682 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Imports: Intermediate Goods: Chemicals (USD th) 120,262.022 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Imports: Capital Goods: MAM: Computers (USD th) 29,800.899 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Imports: Capital Goods: MAM: Spare Parts & Accessories for Machines, Engines & E... (USD th) 57,223.914 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Imports: fob: China (USD th) 787,446.075 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Imports: fob: Brazil (USD th) 722,431.971 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Imports: fob: United States (USD th) 206,994.436 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Imports: fob: Japan (USD th) 48,403.892 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Imports: fob: Argentina (USD th) 261,768.355 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Jun 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 209.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 1.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 111.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 496.352 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 361.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 19,549.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 53.7 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 4,587.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2002 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 12.7 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 0.060 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -9,092.112 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services: Imports (USD mn) -318.600 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2018
BoP: Current Account: Services: Exports (USD mn) 245.177 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2018
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Imports (USD mn) -3,361.324 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2018
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 25,709.968 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2021
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 16,408.629 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2021
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (USD mn) -9,301.339 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Monetary Authority: Short Term (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2018
External Debt: Banks: Short Term (USD mn) 514.311 Dec 2018 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2018
External Debt: Others: Short Term (USD mn) 4,126.020 Dec 2018 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2018
External Debt: Financial: Public (USD mn) 11,106.602 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Financial: Private (USD mn) 3,697.374 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI): Flow (USD th) 105,154.911 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2019
FDI: Flow: Secondary Sector: Manufacturing (USD th) 43,933.731 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2019
FDI: Flow: Primary Sector: Agricultural (USD th) 10,954.539 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2019
FDI: Flow: Tertiary Sector (USD th) 50,266.641 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2019
FDI: Flow: Brazil (USD th) 42,739.508 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2019
FDI: Flow: Japan (USD th) 4,762.992 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2019
FDI: Flow: Taiwan (USD th) 337.380 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2019
FDI: Flow: Uruguay (USD th) -6,379.583 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2019
FDI: Flow: Argentina (USD th) 8,700.906 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 2.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 5,807.354 May 2021 monthly Dec 1988 - May 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 9,394.838 May 2021 monthly Dec 1988 - May 2021
M2 Growth (%) 11.1 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1989 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 9,366.2 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 24.854 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1994 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 8.9 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 465.548 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Jun 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 18,349.431 May 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - May 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 14.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 14,974.9 May 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - May 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 11.7 May 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - May 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 16,428.394 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 10.89 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Apr 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 40.00 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Dec 2020
Monetary Aggregate: Monetary Base (PYG mn) 21,612,057.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Monetary Aggregate: M2 (PYG mn) 64,135,875.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Monetary Aggregate: M1 (PYG mn) 39,508,144.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
Monetary Aggregate: M3 (PYG mn) 117,268,074.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021
International Reserves: USD (USD mn) 6,783.55 Aug 2018 monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2018
Deposits: Banking System (PYG mn) 120,812,089.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jun 2021

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