Foreign Debt (USD) rose 0.888% to USD 16,699 bil in El Salvador in 2017

Foreign Debt (USD) (USD bil), 2017
Economy | El Salvador | June 1, 2020
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Foreign debt rose 0.888% to USD 16,699 bil in El Salvador in 2017, according to the National Statistical Office.

Historically, foreign debt in El Salvador reached an all time high of USD 16,699 bil in 2017 and an all time low of USD 206 bil in 1970. When compared to El Salvador's main peers, foreign debt in Costa Rica amounted to USD 25,615 bil, USD 22,993 bil in Guatemala, USD 8,671 bil in Honduras and USD 11,457 bil in Nicaragua in 2017.

El Salvador has been ranked 43rd within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of foreign debt, 2 places below the position seen 10 years ago.

Foreign Debt (USD) Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Belize USD bil 1,274 1,196 1,248 1,286 1,331
Costa Rica USD bil 10,271 14,310 17,135 19,722 23,589
El Salvador USD bil 12,727 13,542 14,122 15,153 15,556
Guatemala USD bil 16,281 15,367 17,484 19,512 20,378
Honduras USD bil 4,388 5,055 6,831 7,329 7,585
Mexico USD bil 291,784 349,269 406,227 442,414 426,905
Nicaragua USD bil 7,915 8,882 9,662 10,078 10,489
Panama USD bil 57,056 61,429 68,348 78,023 87,724 ... ...
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