Foreign Debt (USD) rose 0.090% to USD 73,080 bil in Philippines in 2017

Foreign Debt (USD) (USD bil)
Economy | Philippines | May 17, 2019
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Foreign debt reached 73,014 USD bil in 2016 in Philippines, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.09 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, foreign debt in Philippines reached an all time high of 77,434 USD bil in 2014 and an all time low of 2,196 USD bil in 1970. When compared to Philippines's main peers, foreign debt in China amounted to 1,415,801 USD bil, 320,966 USD bil in Indonesia and 85,642 USD bil in Vietnam in 2016.

Philippines has been ranked 16th within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of foreign debt, 3 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
Australia USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Cambodia USD bil 4,471 6,561 7,431 8,130 9,698
China USD bil 1,044,355 1,138,247 1,471,616 1,770,458 1,325,868
Hong Kong USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
India USD bil 334,399 392,625 427,296 457,553 478,875
Indonesia USD bil 219,620 252,557 265,458 292,984 306,201
Japan USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Laos USD bil 7,082 7,423 8,190 9,640 11,664
Malaysia USD bil 94.5 193,880 188,795 196,587 190,951 ... ...
Philippines USD bil 66,114 69,372 66,202 77,434 76,448
Russia USD bil 544,318 591,796 668,469 549,603 467,699
Singapore USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Taiwan USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Thailand USD bil 109,943 134,257 137,353 135,292 129,654
USA USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Vietnam USD bil 53,886 61,577 65,448 72,423 77,806