Singapore External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

2003 - 2021 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

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

  • Singapore External Debt: Short Term accounted for 311.5 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2021, compared with the ratio of 314.1 % in the previous year.
  • Singapore External Debt: Short Term: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from 2003 to 2021.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 444.2 % in 2003 and a record low of 290.2 % 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 Singapore Department of Statistics provides Short Term External Debt in local currency. The Ministry of Trade and Industry provides Nominal GDP in local currency.


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

  • In the latest reports of Singapore, Current Account recorded a surplus of 19.9 USD bn in Jun 2022.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 24.3 USD bn in Jun 2022.
  • Singapore Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 11.3 USD bn in Mar 2022.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 1.0 USD bn in Mar 2022.
  • Singapore External Debt: Short Term value stood at 1,224.4 USD bn in Dec 2021.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 107.7 USD bn in Jun 2022.

View Singapore's External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP from 2003 to 2021 in the chart:

Singapore External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

What was Singapore's External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP in 2021?

Singapore External Debt: Short Term accounted for 311.5 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2021, compared with the ratio of 314.1 % in the previous year. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
311.5 2021 314.1 2020 290.2 2019 444.2 2003 % yearly 2003 - 2021

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 5.5 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Algeria (%) 1.2 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Argentina (%) 15.7 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Armenia (%) 11.0 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Australia (%) 25.1 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 (%) 43.3 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Denmark (%) 65.1 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Ecuador (%) 0.9 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Egypt (%) 3.4 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Estonia (%) 28.9 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Finland (%) 79.2 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
France (%) 115.0 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Georgia (%) 12.4 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Germany (%) 69.9 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 (%) 3.9 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
Indonesia (%) 4.0 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Iran (%) 0.2 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Ireland (%) 227.2 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 (%) 66.7 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Jordan (%) 38.1 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 6.4 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 (%) 51.7 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 (%) 147.8 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Mauritius (%) 67.2 2021 yearly 2009 - 2021
Mexico (%) 3.9 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Moldova (%) 20.1 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Mongolia (%) 9.0 2021 yearly 1992 - 2021
Montenegro (%) 6.6 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Morocco (%) 6.5 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Mozambique (%) 12.9 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 175.8 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 2022 yearly 2006 - 2022
Palestinian Territory (%) 2.4 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Panama (%) 62.5 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Paraguay (%) 11.7 2021 yearly 2002 - 2021
Peru (%) 4.2 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Philippines (%) 3.8 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Poland (%) 9.6 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 (%) 30.1 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
South Africa (%) 6.5 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Spain (%) 79.0 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 9.6 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Sudan (%) 7.9 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Sweden (%) 54.1 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 (%) 14.9 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 (%) 11.7 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Venezuela (%) 0.2 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Vietnam (%) 7.8 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 (%) 0.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 687.616 Jul 2022 monthly Apr 2011 - Jul 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 4,415.508 Jul 2022 monthly Aug 1987 - Jul 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 15.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1987 - Jun 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 710,778.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 176.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (SGD bn) 115.117 2028 yearly 1991 - 2028
Forecast: Government Net Debt (SGD bn) 981.352 2028 yearly 1991 - 2028
Forecast: Government Revenue (SGD bn) 137.005 2028 yearly 1991 - 2028
Govt Finance: Cash Surplus / Deficit (SGD mn) 959.500 Jul 2022 monthly Apr 2011 - Jul 2022
Govt Revenue: Operating (SGD mn) 6,900.400 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Jul 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.369 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 2,461.5 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - Jul 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 46,881.6 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - Jul 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 33.6 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1977 - Jul 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 638,553.249 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 10,237,298.887 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 7,277,458.389 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 44,420.1 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1964 - Jul 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 37.6 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1965 - Jul 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,939,502.320 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,927,137.066 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 3,490.558 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - Jul 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 4,420.260 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - Jul 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 5,603.674 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1975 - Jul 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 6,099.943 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1975 - Jul 2022
Domestic Exports: Non Oil (SGD mn) 17,289.94 May 2018 monthly Jan 1976 - May 2018
Exports: Non Oil (SGD mn) 40,168.70 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 1964 - Jul 2018
Re Exports: Non Oil (SGD mn) 22,035.26 May 2018 monthly Jan 1976 - May 2018
Exports: Indonesia (SGD mn) 5,334.582 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Jul 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 8,747.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 19,934.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 18.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 24,269.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 22.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 7,223.574 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 6.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 1,803,598.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 448.3 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,224,368.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 311.5 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 65.153 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 1,021,016.323 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Direct Investment: Liabilities (SGD mn) 33,438.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Liabilities (SGD mn) 6,678.300 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: CA: Goods: Balance (SGD mn) 45,481.300 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: Current Account (CA) Balance (SGD mn) 27,464.900 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: CA: Services: Exports (SGD mn) 85,719.700 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: FA: Others: Liabilities (SGD mn) 23,428.300 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: FA: Direct Investment (SGD mn) -21,386.100 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: CA: Primary Income Balance: Receipts (SGD mn) 41,497.800 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: CA: Services: Imports (SGD mn) 82,021.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: FA: Others: Assets (SGD mn) 121,795.500 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (SGD mn) 10.600 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: CA: Goods: Exports (SGD mn) 206,473.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives (SGD mn) 206.800 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: CA: Secondary Income Balance (SGD mn) -1,851.700 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: FA: Others (SGD mn) 98,367.200 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment (SGD mn) 24,459.400 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: CA: Primary Income Balance (SGD mn) -19,863.400 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: CA: Goods: Imports (SGD mn) 160,991.700 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: FA: Portfolio Inv: Assets (SGD mn) 34,411.800 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
BoP: CA: Primary Income Balance: Payment (SGD mn) 61,361.200 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: Official Reserves (OR): Net (SGD mn) -74,171.800 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: FA: Direct Investment: Assets (SGD mn) 12,051.900 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
BoP: FA: Portfolio Inv: Liabilities (SGD mn) 9,952.400 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
BoP: Financial Account (FA): Net (SGD mn) 101,647.300 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives: Assets (SGD mn) 6,885.100 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
BoP: CA: Services: Balance (SGD mn) 3,698.700 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
BoP: FA: PI: Liabilities: Debt Securities (SGD mn) 1,256.600 2018 yearly 1988 - 2018
BoP: FA: PI: Liabilities: Equity & Investment Fund Shares (SGD mn) -5,728.600 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) 2,441,891.500 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Gross: OL: OS: Short Term (SGD mn) 311,471.900 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Gross: OL: OS: Long Term (SGD mn) 205,665.600 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Gross: OL: DTC: Long Term (SGD mn) 189,550.400 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Gross: OL: DTC: Short Term (SGD mn) 1,346,201.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2022
FDI: By Industry: Manufacturing (SGD mn) 257,025.700 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
FDI: By Industry: Wholesale & Retail Trade (SGD mn) 317,755.900 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
FDI: By Industry: Financial & Insurance Services (SGD mn) 1,189,336.900 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
FDI: By Industry: Professinal, Administrative & Support Services (SGD mn) 227,563.600 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI): Total (SGD mn) 2,141,775.000 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
FDI: By Country: United Kingdom (SGD mn) 127,047.500 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
FDI: By Country: Netherlands (SGD mn) 43,339.400 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
FDI: By Country: Switzerland (SGD mn) 74,017.800 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
FDI: By Country: Japan (SGD mn) 139,948.200 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
FDI: By Country: United States (SGD mn) 528,735.900 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Business Entities (BE): Formation: Total (Number) 5,859.000 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1970 - Aug 2022
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 (%) 64.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2022
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 9,947.940 Dec 2019 quarterly Dec 2008 - Dec 2019
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 367,685.052 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 2004 - Jul 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 877,504.673 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 2004 - Jul 2022
M2 Growth (%) 12.7 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 2005 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 280,132.8 Aug 2022 monthly Apr 2000 - Aug 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 73.962 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 6.3 Jul 2022 monthly Apr 2000 - Jul 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1,794.500 Aug 2022 monthly Apr 2000 - Aug 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 1,227,548.291 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Jul 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 8.6 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Jul 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 846,661.6 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 2004 - Jul 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 37.6 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 2005 - Jul 2022
Credit to Households (USD bn) 230.679 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 869.254 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1963 - Dec 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 275,867.0 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 2004 - Jul 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 961,539.531 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 2004 - Jul 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 2.18 Jul 2022 monthly Mar 2005 - Jul 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 166.33 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2022
ORA: Other Reserve Assets (USD mn) 472.40 Jul 2018 monthly Apr 2000 - Jul 2018
ORA: Gold Incl Gold Deposits and Gold Swapped (USD mn) 211.70 Jul 2018 monthly Apr 2000 - Jul 2018
DBU: Loans & Advances: Consumer Loans (CL) (SGD mn) 264,859.50 May 2018 monthly Mar 2004 - May 2018
DBU: Loans & Advances: LB: Professional & Private Individuals (SGD mn) 10,320.90 May 2018 monthly Jan 1991 - May 2018
DBU: Loans & Advances: Total, Including Bills Financing (SGD mn) 667,892.20 May 2018 monthly Jan 1980 - 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 Growth (% Point) -1.8 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Aug 2022
Composite Leading Index: 2015=100 (2015=100) 109.300 Mar 2019 quarterly Mar 1978 - Mar 2019

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