Tunisia External Debt: % of GDP

2002 - 2020 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Tunisia External Debt accounted for 100.9 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2020, compared with the ratio of 97.3 % in the previous year. Tunisia External Debt: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 2002 to Dec 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 100.9 % in Dec 2020 and a record low of 49.4 % in Dec 2008. CEIC calculates External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from annual External Debt and annual Nominal GDP. The Central Bank of Tunisia provides External Debt in local currency. National Statistics Institute provides Nominal GDP in local currency.

In the latest reports of Tunisia, Current Account recorded a deficit of 680.8 USD mn in Mar 2021. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 39.5 USD mn in Mar 2021. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 12.9 USD mn in Dec 2019. The country's External Debt reached 41,085.1 in Dec 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 8.1 USD bn in Jun 2020.

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Tunisia External Debt: % of GDP

What was Tunisia's External Debt: % of GDP in 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
100.9 2020 97.3 2019 49.4 2008 100.9 2020 % yearly 2002 - 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 65.6 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 (%) 90.3 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 (%) -10.5 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 (%) 24.6 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 35,197.9 Jun 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Jun 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 77.1 Dec 2018 monthly Apr 2011 - Dec 2018
Forecast: Government Expenditure (TND bn) 62.530 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (TND bn) 189.512 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (TND bn) 52.356 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Government Revenue (TND mn) 48,819.000 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
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 Revenue: OR: Tax: Direct (TND mn) 12,068.300 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Government Surplus or Deficit (TND mn) -11,603.200 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
Government Expenditure: Capital (TND mn) 7,202.800 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Central Government Debt: Outstanding: Foreign (TND mn) 62,012.900 Jun 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Jun 2021
Central Government Debt: Outstanding: Domestic (TND mn) 37,280.300 Jun 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Jun 2021
Central Government Debt: Outstanding (TND mn) 99,293.300 Jun 2021 monthly Apr 2011 - Jun 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.000 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -628.2 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1959 - Aug 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,163.8 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Aug 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 28.2 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 29,278.482 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 74,110.983 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 5,310.650 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,792.0 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Aug 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 19.7 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Aug 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 352,937.258 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 136,889.414 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 82.900 Sep 2020 monthly May 2002 - Sep 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 65.088 Dec 2020 monthly May 2002 - Dec 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 4.340 Feb 2021 monthly May 2002 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 139.854 Feb 2021 monthly May 1995 - Feb 2021
Exports: ytd: Spain (TND mn) 946.100 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2021
Exports: ytd: Italy (TND mn) 4,102.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2021
Exports: ytd: Libya (TND mn) 983.700 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2021
Exports: ytd: Germany (TND mn) 3,020.200 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2021
Exports: ytd: France (TND mn) 5,622.900 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2021
Imports: ytd: Italy (TND mn) 4,371.800 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2021
Imports: ytd: France (TND mn) 3,529.300 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2021
Imports: ytd: Germany (TND mn) 2,129.600 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2021
Imports: ytd: United States of America (TND mn) 942.600 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2021
Imports: ytd: Former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (TND mn) 2,345.700 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -823.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.5 2020 yearly 1976 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 194.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 12.916 2019 yearly 1976 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 1976 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 12.9 2019 yearly 1976 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 0.000 2015 yearly 1976 - 2015
External Debt (USD mn) 41,085.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2009 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 100.9 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 10,631.9 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 26.1 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -4.765 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -63,792.067 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Balance of Payments (BoP) (TND mn) -414.500 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2021
BoP: Current Account (TND mn) -2,280.800 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2021
BoP: Current Account: Factor Income (TND mn) 1,015.500 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2021
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers (TND mn) 163.800 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2021
BoP: Current Account: Merchandise: FOB (TND mn) -3,580.600 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services (TND mn) 120.500 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2021
International Investment Position (IIP) (TND mn) -188,418.500 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
FDI: Others (TND mn) 569.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
FDI: Manufacturing (TND mn) 1,129.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (TND mn) 2,742.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
FDI: Energy (TND mn) 910.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
FDI: Tourism and Real Estate (TND mn) 134.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 14.5 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 3,519.743 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 15,971.236 Jul 2021 monthly Feb 1994 - Jul 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 32,816.927 Jul 2021 monthly Feb 1994 - Jul 2021
M2 Growth (%) 8.2 Jul 2021 monthly Feb 1995 - Jul 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 1.0 Apr 2021 monthly Oct 1964 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 7,315.1 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1964 - Aug 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 21.256 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 4.1 Aug 2021 monthly Feb 1994 - Aug 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 241.937 Aug 2021 monthly Nov 1958 - Aug 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 8,884.941 May 2021 monthly May 2002 - May 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 14.3 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1980 - Nov 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 45,219.0 Jul 2021 monthly Feb 1994 - Jul 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 10.4 Jul 2021 monthly Feb 1995 - Jul 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 14.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 27,095.580 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 1995 - Dec 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 7.58 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 1996 - Dec 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 64.00 2019 yearly 1965 - 2019
Banking System Resources: M4: M3: M2 (TND th) 91,044,000.000 Jul 2021 monthly Feb 1994 - Jul 2021
Banking System Resources: M4: M3: M2: M1 (TND th) 44,309,000.000 Jul 2021 monthly Feb 1994 - Jul 2021
Banking System Resources: M4: M3 (TND th) 93,622,000.000 Jul 2021 monthly Feb 1994 - Jul 2021
Gross International Reserves: Gold (TND th) 533,430.000 Feb 2019 monthly Feb 1994 - Feb 2019
Gross International Reserves: Foreign Currency (TND th) 20,395,843.100 Aug 2021 monthly Feb 1994 - Aug 2021
Gross International Reserves (TND th) 23,743,900.200 Aug 2021 monthly Feb 1994 - Aug 2021
Sight Deposits: Banks (TND th) 24,044,180.000 May 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - May 2021
Bank Loans (TND mn) 74,215.897 Jun 2021 monthly Feb 1995 - Jun 2021

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