Philippines Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

2005 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Philippines Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) registered a growth equal to 1.4 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2020, compared with a growth equal to 2.3 % in the previous quarter. Philippines Foreign Direct Investment: % of Nominal GDP data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2005 to Dec 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 5.1 % in Mar 2007 and a record low -0.3 % in Sep 2010. CEIC calculates Foreign Direct Investment as % of Nominal GDP from monthly Foreign Direct Investment and quarterly Nominal GDP. Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas provides Foreign Direct Investment in USD. Philippine Statistics Authority provides Nominal GDP in local currency. Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

In the latest reports of Philippines, Current Account recorded a surplus of 1.0 USD bn in Dec 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 961.0 USD mn in Jan 2021. Philippines Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 437.6 USD mn in Dec 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 3.6 USD bn in Dec 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 106.8 USD bn in Dec 2020.

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Philippines Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

What was Philippines's Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP in Dec 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
1.4 Dec 2020 2.3 Sep 2020 -0.3 Sep 2010 5.1 Mar 2007 % quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 7.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2021
Algeria (%) 0.7 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2019
Argentina (%) 2.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Armenia (%) -0.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Dec 2020
Australia (%) 0.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Sep 1959 - Mar 2021
Austria (%) -6.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1970 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 3.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2020
Bahrain (%) -6.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2020
Bangladesh (%) 0.4 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Belarus (%) 9.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
Belgium (%) 2.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Bolivia (%) -1.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 3.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2021
Botswana (%) 0.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Brazil (%) 4.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2021
Brunei (%) -10.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (%) 2.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2021
Cambodia (%) 14.3 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Canada (%) 3.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1961 - Mar 2021
Chile (%) 3.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2021
China (%) 2.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2021
Colombia (%) 2.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Croatia (%) 5.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2021
Cyprus (%) 12.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Czech Republic (%) 1.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2021
Denmark (%) 0.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Ecuador (%) 1.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Egypt (%) 1.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2001 - Dec 2020
Estonia (%) 24.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2021
European Union (%) 0.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Finland (%) 5.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2021
France (%) 0.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2021
Georgia (%) 3.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2021
Germany (%) 1.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2021
Ghana (%) 5.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
Greece (%) 2.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 34.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Hungary (%) 17.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2021
Iceland (%) -10.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2021
India (%) 2.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2004 - Dec 2020
Indonesia (%) 1.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Iran (%) 0.2 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Ireland (%) -7.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2021
Israel (%) 4.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Italy (%) 1.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1988 - Mar 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 1.7 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Japan (%) 1.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
Jordan (%) 0.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1992 - Mar 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 1.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1997 - Mar 2021
Kenya (%) 1.4 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
South Korea (%) 0.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
Kosovo (%) 7.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2021
Kuwait (%) 0.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 1.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Laos (%) 5.1 2020 yearly 1988 - 2020
Latvia (%) 5.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2021
Lebanon (%) 3.8 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 2.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Luxembourg (%) -34.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2021
Macau SAR, China (%) 11.8 2019 yearly 1982 - 2019
North Macedonia (%) 12.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Malawi (%) 1.0 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Malaysia (%) 2.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
Malta (%) 23.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2021
Mauritius (%) 78.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2021
Mexico (%) 3.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Moldova (%) 0.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Mongolia (%) 18.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Montenegro (%) 10.1 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2021
Morocco (%) 1.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2021
Mozambique (%) 14.3 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Nepal (%) 0.5 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 9.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2021
New Zealand (%) 2.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2021
Nigeria (%) 2.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2021
Norway (%) 0.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
Oman (%) 4.5 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Pakistan (%) 0.6 2021 yearly 1977 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) -1.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Panama (%) -1.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Paraguay (%) 3.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Peru (%) 6.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2021
Philippines (%) 1.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Poland (%) 6.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Portugal (%) 1.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2021
Qatar (%) 0.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
Romania (%) 5.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2021
Russia (%) 1.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) 1.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2021
Serbia (%) 8.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Mar 2021
Singapore (%) 24.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (%) 4.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2021
Slovenia (%) 4.2 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2021
South Africa (%) 0.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Mar 2021
Spain (%) 3.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 0.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2021
Sudan (%) 2.2 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Sweden (%) 6.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1982 - Mar 2021
Switzerland (%) 9.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Syria (%) 1.2 2011 yearly 1990 - 2011

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -7.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1985 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -3,941.220 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 4,885.059 May 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - May 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 14.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Mar 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 231,125.2 May 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - May 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 54.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (PHP bn) 6,931.970 2026 yearly 1989 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (PHP bn) 16,741.760 2026 yearly 1993 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (PHP bn) 6,215.560 2026 yearly 1989 - 2026
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 6.374 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -2,755.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - May 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 5,308.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1979 - Feb 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 29.8 May 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 35,088.964 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 37,261.055 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 9,074.646 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 8,448.9 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1979 - Apr 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 47.7 May 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,133,224.357 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 477,945.320 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 915.536 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1978 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 481.150 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Feb 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 953.227 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1984 - Apr 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 2,211.877 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Mar 2021
Imports: Metalliferous Ores and Metal Scrap (USD mn) 83.443 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2018
Imports: Iron and Steel (USD mn) 382.669 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2018
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Products (USD mn) 108.103 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 254.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -380.3 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -0.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1981 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 808.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -3,973.472 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1980 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -505.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 4,069.252 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 97,047.4 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 27.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 13,655.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 3.9 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -12.919 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -20,181.924 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: OI: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (USD mn) -581.309 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: FA: Net Incurrence of Liabilities (USD mn) 311.894 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Goods: Credit: Export (USD mn) 5,244.541 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: FA: DI: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (USD mn) 254.237 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Credit: Receipts (USD mn) 7.076 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Goods (USD mn) -3,566.246 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Debit: Payments (USD mn) 0.835 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Services (USD mn) 966.997 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: FA: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn) -553.982 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Services: Credit: Export (USD mn) 2,559.789 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: FA: PI: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (USD mn) 769.177 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Debit: Payments (USD mn) 105.952 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Services: Debit: Import (USD mn) 1,592.792 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: FA: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (USD mn) 338.253 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) 2,273.664 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Credit: Receipts (USD mn) 1,036.761 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives (FD) (USD mn) -42.713 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) -71.902 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: FA: FD: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (USD mn) -103.852 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Goods: Debit: Import (USD mn) 8,810.787 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: FA: FD: Net Incurrence of Liabilities (USD mn) -61.138 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: FA: PI: Net Incurrence of Liabilities (USD mn) -1,504.487 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: FA: Other Investments (OI) (USD mn) -1,650.609 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: Change in Reserve Assets: Debit (USD mn) -69.706 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: FA: DI: Net Incurrence of Liabilities (USD mn) 808.219 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: Financial Account (FA) (USD mn) 26.360 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Secondary Income (USD mn) 2,290.895 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: FA: OI: Net Incurrence of Liabilities (USD mn) 1,069.300 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Export (USD mn) 11,237.938 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) -380.256 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: Capital Account (CA) (USD mn) 6.241 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Import (USD mn) 11,618.194 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit: Receipts (USD mn) 2,396.847 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit: Payments (USD mn) 1,108.663 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
External Debt: By Country Profile: Country: USA (USD mn) 2,975.562 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
External Debt: By Country Profile: Country: Japan (USD mn) 15,290.518 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Medium and Long Term (USD mn) 83,391.726 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
External Debt: By Country Profile: Country: UK (USD mn) 2,539.915 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
External Debt: By Country Profile: Country: France (USD mn) 972.764 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
External Debt: By Country Profile: Country: Germany (USD mn) 972.506 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
Business Closure (BC): All Industries (Unit) 3,294.000 2017 yearly 1995 - 2017
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2013 - Feb 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 11.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 9,252.677 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 116,249.567 May 2021 monthly Dec 1988 - May 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 284,214.380 May 2021 monthly Dec 1988 - May 2021
M2 Growth (%) 5.7 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 1989 - Apr 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 12.0 May 2021 monthly May 1986 - May 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 95,171.8 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Jun 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 11.0 May 2021 monthly Jan 1979 - May 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 8,875.008 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Jun 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 309,806.860 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 292,878.9 May 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - May 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 1.8 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Apr 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 40,345.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 189,296.297 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) -2.89 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Apr 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 51.89 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2020
DCS: LA: M4: M3: M2 (PHP mn) 13,614,152.995 May 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - May 2021
DCS: LA: M4: M3: M2: M1 (PHP mn) 5,568,470.493 May 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - May 2021
DCS: LA: M4: M3 (PHP mn) 14,281,455.040 May 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - May 2021
DCS: Domestic Claims (DC) (PHP mn) 14,029,192.610 May 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - May 2021
ORA: Other Reserve Assets (USD mn) 1,552.07 Jun 2018 monthly Apr 2000 - Jun 2018
Reserve Requirement Ratio: Commercial Banks: Local Currency Deposits (%) 12.000 Jun 2021 monthly May 1986 - Jun 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Global Competitiveness Index (Score) 61.869 2019 yearly 2017 - 2019
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 4.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2002 - Mar 2021

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