Sudan External Debt: % of GDP

2001 - 2019 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Sudan External Debt accounted for 120.5 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2019, compared with the ratio of 91.6 % in the previous year. Sudan External Debt: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 2001 to Dec 2019. The data reached an all-time high of 133.1 % in Dec 2001 and a record low of 41.7 % in Dec 2017. CEIC calculates External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from annual External Debt and annual Nominal GDP. The Central Bank of Sudan provides External Debt in USD. The Central Bureau of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency. The Central Bank of Sudan average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

In the latest reports of Sudan, Current Account recorded a deficit of 1.1 USD bn in Sep 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 190.7 USD mn in Sep 2020. Sudan Direct Investment Abroad remained the same 0.0 USD mn in Sep 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment remained the same 0.0 USD mn in Sep 2020. The country's External Debt reached 51,200.0 in Dec 2019. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 42.5 USD bn in Dec 2019.

View Sudan's External Debt: % of GDP from 2001 to 2019 in the chart:

Sudan External Debt: % of GDP

What was Sudan's External Debt: % of GDP in 2019?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
120.5 2019 91.6 2018 41.7 2017 133.1 2001 % yearly 2001 - 2019

External Debt: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 65.5 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 (%) 129.1 2020 yearly 1988 - 2020
Austria (%) 163.3 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 (%) 8.6 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Brazil (%) 38.4 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Bulgaria (%) 66.1 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Cambodia (%) 69.9 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Canada (%) 142.8 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Chile (%) 82.4 2020 yearly 1971 - 2020
China (%) 16.3 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Colombia (%) 56.7 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 (%) 91.1 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
European Union (%) 130.0 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 (%) 163.7 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 (%) 83.5 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
India (%) 21.1 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Indonesia (%) 39.3 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Iran (%) 1.1 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Ireland (%) 701.2 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 (%) 112.9 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 (%) 678.4 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Mauritius (%) 2,062.5 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 (%) 41.0 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 35.4 2018 yearly 2012 - 2018
Panama (%) 201.9 2020 yearly 2014 - 2020
Paraguay (%) 53.7 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Peru (%) 43.3 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Philippines (%) 27.2 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Poland (%) 60.3 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Portugal (%) 202.8 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Qatar (%) 106.1 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
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 (%) 101.9 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
South Africa (%) 50.8 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 (%) 283.3 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 (%) -2.4 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,007.317 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 2,485.765 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 5.8 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Forecast: Government Expenditure (SDG bn) 5,180.350 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (SDG bn) 71,771.710 2026 yearly 1992 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (SDG bn) 4,083.960 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Public Expenditure: Current (SDG mn) 205,318.000 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Public Revenue: Tax: Value Added Tax (SDG mn) 84,579.000 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Public Balance: Surplus or Deficit (SDG mn) -40,482.000 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Public Revenue (SDG mn) 164,836.000 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Public Expenditure (SDG mn) 211,057.000 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
SD: Revenue: Social Contributions (SSP mn) 0.000 2016 yearly 1998 - 2016
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 5.660 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -223.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 605.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 73.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 12.269 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 433.077 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 253.965 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 829.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 2.3 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 324,783.770 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 94,373.799 2020 yearly 2012 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 0.013 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 14.822 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Sep 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 30.896 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 200.301 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2020
Exports: Non Petroleum: Gum Hashab (USD th) 12,825.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Exports: Petroleum: Crude Oil (USD th) 0.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Exports: Non Petroleum: Gold (USD th) 261,140.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Exports: Non Petroleum: Sesame (USD th) 73,528.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Exports: Non Petroleum: Sugar (USD th) 0.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Exports: Non Petroleum: Other Livestocks (USD th) 0.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Exports (USD th) 605,811.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Exports: Asia: India (USD th) 17,953.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Exports: Middle East: United Arab Emirates (USD th) 281,418.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Exports: Asia: China (USD th) 126,348.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Exports: Middle East: Saudi Arabia (USD th) 28,316.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Exports: Africa: COMESA: Egypt (USD th) 64,916.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 0.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 43.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -12.3 2019 yearly 1977 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 254.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.2 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2004 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2004 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2010 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 51,200.0 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 120.5 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 5,426.7 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 12.8 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -3.518 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -88,076.754 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) -9.300 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: OI: Assets (USD mn) -247.400 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Reserve Assets (USD mn) -29.700 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 1,542.500 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: PI: Liabilities (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2004 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Exports (USD mn) 1,129.800 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Imports (USD mn) -2,922.700 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account (USD mn) 685.700 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital Account (USD mn) 50.900 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2010 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: PI: Assets (USD mn) -9.300 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment (USD mn) 254.600 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: in Sudan (USD mn) 430.100 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2018
Balance of Payments (BoP) (USD mn) 29.700 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 440.400 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: ST: Income (USD mn) -347.200 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: ST: Services (USD mn) -383.900 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: OI: Liabilities (USD mn) 687.900 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.5 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 3,297.596 May 2021 monthly Dec 2003 - May 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 6,421.379 May 2021 monthly Dec 2003 - May 2021
M2 Growth (%) 202.4 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Mar 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 18.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 0.0 Dec 2017 monthly Jul 1960 - Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 0.000 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 0.0 Dec 2017 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2017
Total Deposits (USD mn) 4,068.733 May 2021 monthly Jun 2002 - May 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 243.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 2003 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 13,046.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 68.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 5,149.468 Sep 2020 monthly Dec 2001 - Sep 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 47.34 Sep 2020 monthly Dec 2002 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 9.73 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Money Supply: M2: M1 (SDG mn) 1,394,642.000 May 2021 monthly Mar 2002 - May 2021
Money Supply: M2: M1: Currency with Public (SDG mn) 116,949.000 Jan 2019 monthly Mar 2002 - Jan 2019
Reserve Requirement Rate: Foreign Currency (%) 18.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Aug 2021

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