Foreign Debt (USD) rose 14.4% to USD 8,671 bil in Honduras in 2017

Foreign Debt (USD) (USD bil)
Economy | Honduras | May 17, 2019
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Foreign debt reached 7,579 USD bil in 2016 in Honduras, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 12.6 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, foreign debt in Honduras reached an all time high of 8,671 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 158 USD bil in 1970. When compared to Honduras's main peers, foreign debt in Belize amounted to 1,344 USD bil, 21,480 USD bil in Guatemala and 422,473 USD bil in Mexico in 2016.

Honduras has been ranked 64th within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of foreign debt, 6 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
Belize USD bil 1,274 1,196 1,248 1,286 1,331
Canada USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
China USD bil 1,044,355 1,138,247 1,471,616 1,770,458 1,325,868
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
Japan USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
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
USA USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...