Tunisia External Debt

2009 - 2022 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Tunisia External Debt

  • Tunisia External Debt reached 41.7 USD bn in Mar 2022, compared with 42.9 USD bn in the previous quarter.
  • Tunisia External Debt: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Dec 2009 to Mar 2022.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 42.9 USD bn in Dec 2021 and a record low of 20.4 USD bn in Jun 2010.

CEIC converts quarterly External Debt into USD. The Central Bank of Tunisia provides External Debt in local currency. The Central Bank of Tunisia period end market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.


Related information about Tunisia External Debt
  • In the latest reports of Tunisia, Current Account recorded a deficit of 817.0 USD mn in Sep 2022.
  • Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 171.8 USD mn in Sep 2022.
  • Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 33.4 USD mn in Dec 2021.
  • The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 10.6 USD bn in Dec 2020.

View Tunisia's External Debt from Dec 2009 to Mar 2022 in the chart:

Tunisia External Debt

What was Tunisia's External Debt in Mar 2022?

Tunisia External Debt reached 41.7 USD bn in Mar 2022, compared with 42.9 USD bn in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
41,737.8 Mar 2022 42,886.8 Dec 2021 20,377.0 Jun 2010 42,886.8 Dec 2021 USD mn quarterly Dec 2009 - Mar 2022

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 10,357.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2022
Algeria (USD mn) 3,838.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2019
Argentina (USD mn) 274,836.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
Armenia (USD mn) 6,129.7 Oct 2022 monthly Dec 2012 - Oct 2022
Australia (USD mn) 1,903,538.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1988 - Jun 2022
Austria (USD mn) 687,362.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Jun 2022
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 8,135.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
Bangladesh (USD mn) 95,857.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2011 - Jun 2022
Belarus (USD mn) 40,536.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2022
Belgium (USD mn) 1,400,309.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2022
Bolivia (USD mn) 14,470.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 5,065.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Botswana (USD mn) 1,521.3 2022 yearly 1994 - 2022
Brazil (USD mn) 568,360.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2022
Bulgaria (USD mn) 41,766.9 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Aug 2022
Cambodia (USD mn) 21,979.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Jun 2022
Canada (USD mn) 2,517,088.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2022
Chile (USD mn) 226,229.1 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 1995 - Sep 2022
China (USD mn) 2,635,959.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Jun 2022
Colombia (USD mn) 177,239.9 Aug 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Aug 2022
Croatia (USD mn) 48,166.7 Jul 2022 monthly Dec 1998 - Jul 2022
Cyprus (USD mn) 170,565.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2022
Czech Republic (USD mn) 191,716.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1993 - Jun 2022
Denmark (USD mn) 516,552.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2022
Ecuador (USD mn) 56,793.1 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 2022
Egypt (USD mn) 155,708.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 1997 - Jun 2022
Estonia (USD mn) 31,177.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2022
European Union (USD mn) 17,234,312.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2022
Finland (USD mn) 631,673.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Jun 2022
France (USD mn) 7,038,358.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2004 - Jun 2022
Georgia (USD mn) 22,272.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2022
Germany (USD mn) 6,464,043.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 1999 - Jun 2022
Ghana (USD mn) 28,135.9 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Jun 2022
Greece (USD mn) 587,115.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 1,837,781.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Jun 2022
Hungary (USD mn) 263,105.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2022
Iceland (USD mn) 20,052.7 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1989 - Sep 2022
India (USD mn) 617,097.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1999 - Jun 2022
Indonesia (USD mn) 394,573.9 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Sep 2022
Iran (USD mn) 9,142.1 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Ireland (USD mn) 3,093,001.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2022
Israel (USD mn) 161,363.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2022
Italy (USD mn) 2,586,618.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2022
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 25,072.7 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Japan (USD mn) 4,361,081.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2022
Jordan (USD mn) 38,896.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 164,187.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2022
Kenya (USD mn) 35,904.1 Sep 2022 monthly Sep 1999 - Sep 2022
South Korea (USD mn) 638,980.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2022
Kosovo (USD mn) 3,341.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2011 - Jun 2022
Kuwait (USD mn) 59,551.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Mar 2022
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 8,908.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2022
Laos (USD mn) 10,213.4 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Latvia (USD mn) 37,525.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2022
Lebanon (USD mn) 34,490.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2007 - Jun 2022
Lithuania (USD mn) 43,977.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1996 - Jun 2022
Luxembourg (USD mn) 3,775,704.3 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2022
North Macedonia (USD mn) 10,915.6 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Jun 2022
Malawi (MWK mn) 2,812,733.5 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Malaysia (USD mn) 252,255.9 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Sep 2022
Malta (USD mn) 98,648.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2022
Mauritius (USD mn) 180,921.6 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Sep 2022
Mexico (USD mn) 447,827.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
Moldova (USD mn) 8,986.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2011 - Mar 2022
Mongolia (USD mn) 33,260.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2022
Montenegro (USD mn) 9,722.7 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Morocco (USD mn) 63,748.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Mozambique (USD mn) 10,150.3 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Myanmar (USD mn) 13,348.1 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Nepal (USD mn) 8,841.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2022
Netherlands (USD mn) 3,706,384.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Jun 2022
New Zealand (USD mn) 199,085.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2022
Nigeria (USD mn) 40,064.8 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Jun 2022
Norway (USD mn) 720,980.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2022
Pakistan (USD mn) 126,914.2 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 2006 - Sep 2022
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 2,129.0 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2012 - Jun 2022
Panama (USD mn) 35,695.2 Oct 2022 monthly Jul 2004 - Oct 2022
Paraguay (USD mn) 20,060.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Peru (USD mn) 101,506.3 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2022
Philippines (USD mn) 107,692.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Poland (USD mn) 349,424.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2022
Portugal (USD mn) 451,759.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Qatar (USD mn) 194,500.0 2018 yearly 2000 - 2018
Romania (USD mn) 138,340.8 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Sep 2022
Russia (USD mn) 436,766.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2022
Serbia (USD mn) 40,082.2 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2022
Singapore (USD mn) 1,776,819.9 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2003 - Jun 2022
Slovakia (USD mn) 157,263.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Slovenia (USD mn) 51,049.7 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2022
South Africa (USD mn) 169,320.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1985 - Jun 2022
Spain (USD mn) 2,437,345.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Jun 2022
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 50,592.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2012 - Mar 2022
Sudan (USD mn) 77,200.0 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Sweden (USD mn) 955,676.4 Sep 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2022
Switzerland (USD mn) 2,302,135.0 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Jun 2022
Taiwan (USD mn) 226,402.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Jun 1999 - Sep 2022
Tajikistan (USD mn) 6,662.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2015 - Dec 2021
Thailand (USD mn) 194,188.5 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2022
Tunisia (USD mn) 41,737.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Mar 2022
Turkey (USD mn) 444,392.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 1989 - Jun 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -9.7 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -4,125.828 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 9,652.842 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 22.7 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 34,212.6 Aug 2022 monthly Apr 2011 - Aug 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 79.7 Dec 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Dec 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (TND bn) 64.224 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (TND bn) 175.003 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (TND bn) 60.362 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Government Revenue: OR: Tax: Indirect: Value Added Tax (TND mn) 7,200.900 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Government Revenue: OR: Tax: Indirect: Excise Duties (TND mn) 2,889.100 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Government Surplus or Deficit (TND mn) -11,603.200 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Government Revenue: OR: Tax: Direct (TND mn) 12,068.300 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Government Revenue (TND mn) 48,819.000 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Government Expenditure: Capital (TND mn) 7,202.800 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Government Expenditure: Lending (TND mn) 545.000 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Government Expenditure (TND mn) 37,692.000 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.455 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -631.5 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1959 - Oct 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,523.8 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Oct 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 17.4 Oct 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Oct 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 35,027.905 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 94,704.729 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 5,185.554 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 2,369.3 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 42.1 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 439,222.536 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 202,616.312 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 95.290 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 106.644 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 6.193 Aug 2022 monthly May 2002 - Aug 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 148.191 Aug 2022 monthly May 1995 - Aug 2022
Exports: ytd: Libya (TND mn) 1,805.200 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2022
Exports: ytd: Italy (TND mn) 7,104.400 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2022
Exports: ytd: Germany (TND mn) 5,442.600 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2022
Exports: ytd: Spain (TND mn) 1,740.000 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2022
Exports: ytd: France (TND mn) 9,357.700 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2022
Imports: ytd: Former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (TND mn) 4,690.800 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 1997 - Sep 2022
Imports: ytd: Germany (TND mn) 3,266.100 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 1997 - Sep 2022
Imports: ytd: France (TND mn) 6,182.200 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 1997 - Sep 2022
Imports: ytd: United States of America (TND mn) 1,884.500 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 1997 - Sep 2022
Imports: ytd: Italy (TND mn) 8,832.700 Sep 2022 monthly Dec 1997 - Sep 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -817.0 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.9 2021 yearly 1976 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 171.8 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.1 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -33.387 2021 yearly 1976 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.1 2021 yearly 1976 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -33.4 2021 yearly 1976 - 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 0.000 2015 yearly 1976 - 2015
External Debt (USD mn) 41,737.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2009 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 93.1 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 10,631.9 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 24.1 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.908 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -72,816.872 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
BoP: Current Account: Merchandise: FOB (TND mn) -6,859.100 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2022
Balance of Payments (BoP) (TND mn) -1,054.000 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2022
BoP: Current Account: Services (TND mn) 539.900 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2022
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers (TND mn) 454.200 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2022
BoP: Current Account (TND mn) -2,608.400 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2022
BoP: Current Account: Factor Income (TND mn) 1,780.500 Sep 2022 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2022
International Investment Position (IIP) (TND mn) -210,185.900 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (TND mn) 2,742.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
FDI: Energy (TND mn) 910.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
FDI: Others (TND mn) 569.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
FDI: Tourism and Real Estate (TND mn) 134.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
FDI: Manufacturing (TND mn) 1,129.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 14.3 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 3,848.606 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 14,688.816 May 2022 monthly Feb 1994 - May 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 30,504.568 Sep 2022 monthly Feb 1994 - Sep 2022
M2 Growth (%) 9.0 Sep 2022 monthly Feb 1995 - Sep 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 1.0 Nov 2022 monthly Oct 1964 - Nov 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 7,138.2 Sep 2022 monthly Jan 1964 - Sep 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 17.819 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 3.0 Sep 2022 monthly Feb 1994 - Sep 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 219.821 Sep 2022 monthly Nov 1958 - Sep 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 8,566.153 Aug 2022 monthly May 2002 - Aug 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.9 May 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 42,485.4 Sep 2022 monthly Feb 1994 - Sep 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 8.3 Sep 2022 monthly Feb 1995 - Sep 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 14.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 24,965.129 Sep 2022 monthly Feb 1995 - Sep 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 8.75 Sep 2022 monthly Feb 1996 - Sep 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 67.71 2020 yearly 1965 - 2020
Banking System Resources: M4: M3: M2 (TND th) 100,177,000.000 Sep 2022 monthly Feb 1994 - Sep 2022
Banking System Resources: M4: M3: M2: M1 (TND th) 45,191,612.000 May 2022 monthly Feb 1994 - May 2022
Banking System Resources: M4: M3 (TND th) 102,778,000.000 Sep 2022 monthly Feb 1994 - Sep 2022
Gross International Reserves: Gold (TND th) 533,430.000 Feb 2019 monthly Feb 1994 - Feb 2019
Gross International Reserves (TND th) 24,745,450.000 Sep 2022 monthly Feb 1994 - Sep 2022
Gross International Reserves: Foreign Currency (TND th) 24,454,944.000 Aug 2022 monthly Feb 1994 - Aug 2022

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