Foreign Debt (USD) rose 1.58% to USD 15,254 bil in Azerbaijan in 2017

Foreign Debt (USD) (USD bil)
Economy | Azerbaijan | May 17, 2019
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Foreign debt reached 15,016 USD bil in 2016 in Azerbaijan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.56 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, foreign debt in Azerbaijan reached an all time high of 15,254 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 35.5 USD bil in 1993. When compared to Azerbaijan's main peers, foreign debt in Azerbaijan amounted to 15,016 USD bil, 15,820 USD bil in Georgia, 5,448 USD bil in Iran and 525,650 USD bil in Russia in 2016.

Azerbaijan has been ranked 47th within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of foreign debt, 21 places above 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
Armenia USD bil 7,411 7,641 8,681 8,556 8,931
Azerbaijan USD bil 7,760 10,918 10,700 12,350 13,758
China USD bil 1,044,355 1,138,247 1,471,616 1,770,458 1,325,868
Georgia USD bil 10,818 12,125 13,103 13,657 14,375
Germany USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Iran USD bil 17,260 7,472 6,994 5,797 6,373
Iraq USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Japan USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Pakistan USD bil 64,469 62,066 58,012 61,549 65,818
Russia USD bil 544,318 591,796 668,469 549,603 467,699
Turkey USD bil 305,570 338,827 390,350 406,081 399,966
Turkmenistan USD bil 454 504 507 411 403
USA USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...