Syria Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1990 - 2011 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Syria`s Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

  • Syria Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) registered a growth equal to 1.2 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2011, compared with a growth equal to 2.4 % in the previous year.
  • Syria Foreign Direct Investment: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1990 to Dec 2011.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 4.8 % in Dec 2009 and a record low 0.5 % in Dec 1998.

CEIC calculates Foreign Direct Investment as % of Nominal GDP from annual Foreign Direct Investment and annual Nominal GDP. The Central Bank of Syria provides Foreign Direct Investment in USD. The Central Bureau of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency. The Central Bank of Syria average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Foreign Direct Investment prior to 1993 is sourced from the World Bank.


Related information about Syria Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

  • In the latest reports of Syria, Current Account recorded a deficit of 8.7 USD bn in Dec 2011.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 804.2 USD mn in Dec 2011.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 27.3 USD bn in Dec 2019.

View Syria's Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP from 1990 to 2011 in the chart:

Syria Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

What was Syria's Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP in 2011?

Syria Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) registered a growth equal to 1.2 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2011, compared with a growth equal to 2.4 % in the previous year. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
1.2 2011 2.4 2010 0.5 1998 4.8 2009 % yearly 1990 - 2011

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 6.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Algeria (%) 0.7 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2019
Argentina (%) 0.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2021
Armenia (%) 3.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2021
Australia (%) 1.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 1959 - Sep 2021
Austria (%) -0.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1970 - Sep 2021
Azerbaijan (%) -22.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Sep 2021
Bahrain (%) -6.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2020
Bangladesh (%) 0.3 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Belarus (%) -0.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Belgium (%) 10.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2021
Bolivia (%) 1.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 3.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Botswana (%) 0.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2021
Brazil (%) 3.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Brunei (%) -10.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2020
Bulgaria (%) 2.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2021
Cambodia (%) 14.3 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Canada (%) 2.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1961 - Sep 2021
Chile (%) 0.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2021
China (%) 1.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2021
Colombia (%) 2.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Croatia (%) 6.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Cyprus (%) -42.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Czech Republic (%) 1.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Denmark (%) 4.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Ecuador (%) 0.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Egypt (%) 0.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2001 - Jun 2021
Estonia (%) 2.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
European Union (%) -1.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Finland (%) 11.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2021
France (%) 3.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2021
Georgia (%) 5.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1997 - Sep 2021
Germany (%) 2.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2021
Ghana (%) 5.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
Greece (%) 2.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 30.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Hungary (%) 8.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2021
Iceland (%) 2.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
India (%) 1.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2004 - Sep 2021
Indonesia (%) 1.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Iran (%) 0.1 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Ireland (%) -2.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2021
Israel (%) 4.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Italy (%) 2.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1988 - Sep 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 1.5 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Japan (%) 0.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Jordan (%) 1.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1992 - Sep 2021
Kazakhstan (%) 4.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2021
Kenya (%) 1.4 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
South Korea (%) 0.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Kosovo (%) 7.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Kuwait (%) 0.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) 7.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Laos (%) 5.1 2020 yearly 1988 - 2020
Latvia (%) 5.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2021
Lebanon (%) 3.8 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 3.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Luxembourg (%) -229.9 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2021
Macau SAR, China (%) -27.8 2020 yearly 1982 - 2020
North Macedonia (%) 4.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Malawi (%) 0.4 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Malaysia (%) 2.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
Malta (%) 28.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Mauritius (%) 91.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Mexico (%) 1.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Moldova (%) 2.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Mongolia (%) 15.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Montenegro (%) 9.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Morocco (%) 1.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2021
Mozambique (%) 14.3 2019 yearly 1986 - 2019
Nepal (%) 0.5 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Netherlands (%) -30.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2021
New Zealand (%) -1.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2000 - Sep 2021
Nigeria (%) -0.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Norway (%) 4.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2021
Oman (%) 3.9 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Pakistan (%) 0.6 2021 yearly 1977 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) -1.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Panama (%) 6.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2021
Paraguay (%) 0.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Peru (%) 2.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2021
Philippines (%) 1.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Poland (%) 5.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Portugal (%) 5.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Qatar (%) 0.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2021
Romania (%) 5.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Russia (%) 3.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Sep 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) 0.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2021
Serbia (%) 8.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Sep 2021
Singapore (%) 24.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
Slovakia (%) 0.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Slovenia (%) 4.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
South Africa (%) 35.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1985 - Sep 2021
Spain (%) -0.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 0.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2021
Sudan (%) 2.2 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Sweden (%) 2.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1982 - Sep 2021
Switzerland (%) 1.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Syria (%) 1.2 2011 yearly 1990 - 2011

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -2.2 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 5,640.444 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
Forecast: Government Expenditure (SYP bn) 799.504 2010 yearly 1990 - 2010
Forecast: Government Net Debt (SYP bn) 838.214 2010 yearly 1990 - 2010
Forecast: Government Revenue (SYP bn) 582.024 2010 yearly 1990 - 2010
General Budget: Financing (SYP mn) 60,957.000 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
General Budget: Overall Balance incl Price Stabilization Fund (SYP mn) -60,957.000 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
General Budget: Expenditure: Current (SYP mn) 452,319.000 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
General Budget: Revenue (SYP mn) 634,425.000 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
General Budget: Expenditure: Capital (SYP mn) 243,065.000 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
General Budget: Expenditure (SYP mn) 695,384.000 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 18.283 2010 yearly 1981 - 2010
Trade Balance (USD mn) -4,489.2 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 71.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Sep 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) -16.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1961 - Sep 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 5,674.945 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 13,728.185 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 354.537 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 556.1 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Sep 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 14.7 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1961 - Sep 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 28,493.759 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 49,172.384 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 0.697 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 1987 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 0.799 Jan 2021 monthly Oct 2015 - Jan 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 0.029 Feb 2021 monthly Oct 2014 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 40.150 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 1990 - Feb 2021
Re-Exports: Value (SYP mn) 5,210.000 2019 yearly 1983 - 2019
Imports: Value (SYP mn) 2,982,669.358 2019 yearly 1981 - 2019
Exports: Value (SYP mn) 1,138,890.000 2019 yearly 1981 - 2019
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -8,653.0 2011 yearly 1977 - 2011
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -12.8 2011 yearly 1990 - 2011
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 804.2 2011 yearly 1970 - 2011
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.2 2011 yearly 1990 - 2011
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.707 2010 yearly 1980 - 2010
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 13,474.961 2010 yearly 2007 - 2010
BoP: Credit: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 315.280 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Credit: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn) 2,536.491 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Debit: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 478.900 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment (USD mn) 804.163 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Debit: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) 23,692.413 2011 yearly 2003 - 2011
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -167.496 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Credit: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 1,624.118 2011 yearly 2003 - 2011
BoP: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 1,218.949 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Credit: CA: Goods and Services: Goods (USD mn) 10,504.945 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Credit: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 3,448.666 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Goods (USD mn) -7,660.798 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 2,077.740 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: CA: Income (USD mn) -1,841.863 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Debit: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn) 2,905.789 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Debit: CA: Goods and Services: Goods (USD mn) 18,165.743 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: CA: Goods and Services: Services (USD mn) -370.000 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Credit: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) 15,039.404 2011 yearly 2003 - 2011
BoP: Debit: CA: Transfers (USD mn) 405.169 2011 yearly 2003 - 2011
BoP: Credit: CA: Income (USD mn) 373.849 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Reserve Assets (USD mn) 7,128.320 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Debit: CA: Income (USD mn) 2,215.712 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -373.078 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: Debit: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 1,370.926 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
BoP: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) -163.620 2011 yearly 1993 - 2011
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 14.6 2011 yearly 2004 - 2011
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 18,756.126 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 1994 - Dec 2011
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 33,769.510 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 1994 - Dec 2011
M2 Growth (%) -7.8 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 1995 - Dec 2011
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 16,221.1 Jun 2011 monthly Dec 1950 - Jun 2011
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 31.149 2010 yearly 1990 - 2010
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 9.8 Jun 2011 quarterly Mar 1960 - Jun 2011
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 54.200 Jun 2011 quarterly Dec 1950 - Jun 2011
Total Deposits (USD mn) 20,275.678 2011 yearly 1998 - 2011
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 29,083.7 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 2001 - Dec 2011
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 23.0 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 2002 - Dec 2011
Household Debt (USD mn) 8,543.6 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 2006 - Dec 2011
Total Loans (USD mn) 22,819.559 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 2006 - Dec 2011
Total Loans Growth (%) -3.07 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 2007 - Dec 2011
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 20.75 2011 yearly 2006 - 2011
Monetary Survey: Broad Money (M2) (SYP mn) 1,881,637.107 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 1994 - Dec 2011
Monetary Survey: M2: Liabilities: Money Supply (M1) (SYP mn) 1,045,091.314 Dec 2011 monthly Dec 1994 - Dec 2011
Local Banks: Deposits: PR: Resident: Households (SYP mn) 655,476.217 2011 yearly 2004 - 2011

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