Foreign Debt (USD) fell 0.989% to USD 16,063 bil in Paraguay in 2017

Foreign Debt (USD) (USD bil)
Economy | Paraguay | May 17, 2019
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Foreign debt reached 16,224 USD bil in 2016 in Paraguay, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.999 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, foreign debt in Paraguay reached an all time high of 16,495 USD bil in 2014 and an all time low of 144 USD bil in 1970. When compared to Paraguay's main peers, foreign debt in Bolivia amounted to 10,999 USD bil and 543,257 USD bil in Brazil in 2016.

Paraguay has been ranked 43rd within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of foreign debt, 4 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Foreign (or external) debt is that part of the total debt in a country that is owed to creditors outside the country.

Foreign Debt (USD) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Argentina USD bil 115 136,543 146,569 144,972 159,694 ... ...
Bolivia USD bil 6,187 6,622 8,147 8,889 9,900
Brazil USD bil 404,046 440,515 483,765 556,920 543,397
Chile USD bil 96.2 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Paraguay USD bil 15,581 16,046 15,710 16,495 16,125
Peru USD bil 45,012 61,627 63,546 67,906 67,185
Uruguay USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Venezuela USD bil 118,172 130,630 132,346 135,748 124,386