Singapore External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

2003 - 2020 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Singapore External Debt: Short Term accounted for 320.5 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2020, compared with the ratio of 292.1 % in the previous year. Singapore External Debt: Short Term: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from 2003 to 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 444.2 % in 2003 and a record low of 292.1 % in 2019. CEIC calculates Short Term External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Short Term External Debt and annual Nominal GDP. Short Term External Debt is calculated as the sum of Short Term External Debt breakdowns for Deposit-Taking Corporations and Other Sectors. The Department of Statistics provides Short Term External Debt in local currency. The Ministry of Trade and Industry provides Nominal GDP in local currency.

In the latest reports of Singapore, Current Account recorded a surplus of 14.6 USD bn in Dec 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 15.4 USD bn in Sep 2020. Singapore Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 8.2 USD bn in Dec 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 410.1 USD mn in Dec 2020. Singapore External Debt: Short Term value stood at 1,137.7 USD bn in Dec 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 87.9 USD bn in Dec 2020.

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Singapore External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
320.5 2020 292.1 2019 292.1 2019 444.2 2003 % yearly 2003 - 2020

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

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 4.2 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Algeria (%) 1.3 2019 yearly 1977 - 2019
Argentina (%) 19.0 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Armenia (%) 12.7 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Australia (%) 22.0 2020 yearly 1988 - 2020
Austria (%) 41.8 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 1.3 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
Bangladesh (%) 3.0 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Belarus (%) 17.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Belgium (%) 85.0 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Bolivia (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 1.8 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Botswana (%) 0.8 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Brazil (%) 4.8 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Bulgaria (%) 15.1 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Canada (%) 52.6 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Chile (%) 7.9 2020 yearly 1971 - 2020
China (%) 8.9 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Colombia (%) 8.1 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Croatia (%) 16.3 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Cyprus (%) 157.4 2020 yearly 2008 - 2020
Czech Republic (%) 42.9 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Denmark (%) 68.5 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Ecuador (%) 0.6 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Egypt (%) 3.0 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Estonia (%) 27.4 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Finland (%) 82.9 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
France (%) 95.3 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Georgia (%) 14.4 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Germany (%) 61.3 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Greece (%) 90.2 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 335.6 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Hungary (%) 12.8 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Iceland (%) 3.5 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
India (%) 4.0 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Indonesia (%) 4.3 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Iran (%) 0.3 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Ireland (%) 177.2 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Israel (%) 11.0 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Italy (%) 53.9 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Ivory Coast (%) 1.5 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Japan (%) 65.2 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Jordan (%) 31.9 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Kazakhstan (%) 5.8 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Kenya (%) 2.7 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
South Korea (%) 9.7 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Kosovo (%) 11.5 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 7.1 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Latvia (%) 56.1 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Lithuania (%) 21.9 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Luxembourg (%) 1,316.4 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
North Macedonia (%) 16.9 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Malawi (%) 0.6 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Malaysia (%) 26.0 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Malta (%) 169.3 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Mauritius (%) 57.5 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Mexico (%) 4.9 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Moldova (%) 19.9 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Mongolia (%) 21.1 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Montenegro (%) 5.0 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Morocco (%) 7.2 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Mozambique (%) 10.8 2019 yearly 1984 - 2019
Netherlands (%) 195.1 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
New Zealand (%) 33.4 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Nigeria (%) 0.1 2018 yearly 2008 - 2018
Norway (%) 64.8 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Pakistan (%) 1.7 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Palestinian Territory (%) 9.0 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Panama (%) 55.1 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Paraguay (%) 12.7 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Peru (%) 4.6 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Philippines (%) 3.9 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Poland (%) 9.5 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Portugal (%) 78.0 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Romania (%) 15.2 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Russia (%) 4.2 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Serbia (%) 4.2 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Singapore (%) 320.5 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Slovakia (%) 59.5 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Slovenia (%) 26.3 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
South Africa (%) 9.2 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Spain (%) 78.8 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 10.2 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Sudan (%) 12.8 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Sweden (%) 53.5 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Switzerland (%) 158.0 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Taiwan (%) 26.2 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Tajikistan (%) 16.3 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
Thailand (%) 14.9 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Tunisia (%) 26.1 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Turkey (%) 19.3 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
Ukraine (%) 11.1 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
United Kingdom (%) 222.7 2020 yearly 1979 - 2020
United States (%) 34.3 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Uruguay (%) 12.1 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Venezuela (%) 0.2 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Yemen (%) 1.8 2017 yearly 1991 - 2017

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -14,446.025 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Mar 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 6,537.847 Feb 2021 monthly Aug 1987 - Feb 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 13.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1987 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 533,314.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 150.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (SGD bn) 92.389 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (SGD bn) 829.777 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (SGD bn) 108.448 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Govt Finance: Cash Surplus / Deficit (SGD mn) 3,797.400 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Feb 2021
Govt Revenue: Operating (SGD mn) 9,151.100 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Feb 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.904 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 5,899.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Mar 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 39,588.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Mar 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 18.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1977 - Mar 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 417,086.420 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 7,284,336.973 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 5,885,881.406 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 33,689.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1964 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 14.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Mar 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,814,249.501 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,643,820.852 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 2,872.956 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Jan 2021
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 3,337.265 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 3,960.095 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 3,758.510 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Feb 2021
Re Exports: Non Oil (SGD mn) 22,035.26 May 2018 monthly Jan 1976 - May 2018
Exports: Non Oil (SGD mn) 40,168.70 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 1964 - Jul 2018
Domestic Exports: Non Oil (SGD mn) 17,289.94 May 2018 monthly Jan 1976 - May 2018
Exports: Indonesia (SGD mn) 3,543.316 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 8,184.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 14,572.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 16.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 22,522.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 18.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 410.070 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 1,672,983.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 471.3 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,137,667.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 320.5 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 1,047,135.311 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 63.370 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
BoP: Financial Account (FA): Net (SGD mn) -16,248.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment (SGD mn) 30,595.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income Balance: Receipts (SGD mn) 33,945.700 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Services: Imports (SGD mn) 59,200.600 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Secondary Income Balance (SGD mn) -2,214.300 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Direct Investment: Liabilities (SGD mn) 30,329.100 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Goods: Exports (SGD mn) 150,170.300 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Goods: Balance (SGD mn) 30,587.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account (CA) Balance (SGD mn) 19,622.600 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income Balance: Payment (SGD mn) 49,578.700 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Goods: Imports (SGD mn) 119,583.100 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Direct Investment: Assets (SGD mn) 11,021.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income Balance (SGD mn) -15,633.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Direct Investment (SGD mn) -19,307.900 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Services: Balance (SGD mn) 6,882.700 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (SGD mn) 920.500 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Assets (SGD mn) 3,775.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives (SGD mn) 5,562.100 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Portfolio Inv: Assets (SGD mn) 31,147.400 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Portfolio Inv: Liabilities (SGD mn) 552.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Liabilities (SGD mn) -1,786.900 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Others (SGD mn) -33,097.600 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Others: Assets (SGD mn) -14,821.500 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Others: Liabilities (SGD mn) 18,276.100 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Services: Exports (SGD mn) 66,083.300 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: Official Reserves (OR): Net (SGD mn) 36,791.300 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: PI: Liabilities: Equity & Investment Fund Shares (SGD mn) -5,728.600 2018 yearly 1988 - 2018
BoP: FA: PI: Liabilities: Debt Securities (SGD mn) 1,256.600 2018 yearly 1988 - 2018
International Investment Position (IIP) (SGD mn) 1,108,209.700 Dec 2018 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2018
External Debt: Gross (SGD mn) 2,210,679.900 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Gross: OL: DTC: Short Term (SGD mn) 1,248,923.800 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Gross: OL: DTC: Long Term (SGD mn) 219,670.400 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Gross: OL: OS: Short Term (SGD mn) 254,389.800 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Gross: OL: OS: Long Term (SGD mn) 152,684.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI): Total (SGD mn) 1,912,272.300 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Industry: Financial & Insurance Services (SGD mn) 1,040,851.000 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Industry: Professinal, Administrative & Support Services (SGD mn) 224,165.000 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Industry: Manufacturing (SGD mn) 222,065.000 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Industry: Wholesale & Retail Trade (SGD mn) 282,831.800 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Country: Japan (SGD mn) 131,084.100 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Country: Netherlands (SGD mn) 34,334.000 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Country: Switzerland (SGD mn) 68,540.500 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Country: United Kingdom (SGD mn) 101,486.000 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
FDI: By Country: United States (SGD mn) 427,686.800 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Business Entities (BE): Formation: Total (Number) 6,373.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1970 - Mar 2021
SG: BOP: Current Account: Personal Remittances: Received (USD mn) 0.000 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.3 Dec 2019 quarterly Dec 2008 - Dec 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 67.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 9,947.940 Dec 2019 quarterly Dec 2008 - Dec 2019
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 203,379.780 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 542,048.282 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2021
M2 Growth (%) 10.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 379,127.9 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 105.565 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 10.7 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Mar 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 211.700 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2000 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 572,463.409 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 523,135.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 0.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Mar 2021
Credit to Households (USD bn) 187.049 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2020
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 711.988 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1963 - Sep 2020
Household Debt (USD mn) 252,361.9 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2004 - Feb 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 514,792.078 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jan 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) -2.00 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 178.51 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
ORA: Gold Incl Gold Deposits and Gold Swapped (USD mn) 211.70 Jul 2018 monthly Apr 2000 - Jul 2018
ORA: Other Reserve Assets (USD mn) 472.40 Jul 2018 monthly Apr 2000 - Jul 2018
DBU: Loans & Advances: Total, Including Bills Financing (SGD mn) 667,892.20 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2018
DBU: Loans & Advances: LB: Professional & Private Individuals (SGD mn) 10,320.90 May 2018 monthly Jan 1991 - May 2018
DBU: Loans & Advances: Consumer Loans (CL) (SGD mn) 264,859.50 May 2018 monthly Mar 2004 - May 2018
DBU: Loans & Advances: CL: Housing & Bridging Loans (SGD mn) 203,114.90 May 2018 monthly Jan 1991 - May 2018
DBU: Loans & Advances: Loans to Businesses (LB) (SGD mn) 403,032.70 May 2018 monthly Mar 2004 - May 2018
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) 1.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 10.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Composite Leading Index: 2015=100 (2015=100) 109.300 Mar 2019 quarterly Mar 1978 - Mar 2019

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