Foreign Debt (USD) rose 6.19% to USD 11,898 bil in Cambodia in 2017

Foreign Debt (USD) (USD bil)
Economy | Cambodia | May 17, 2019
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Foreign debt reached 11,204 USD bil in 2016 in Cambodia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 5.83 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, foreign debt in Cambodia reached an all time high of 11,898 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 1.32 USD bil in 1981. When compared to Cambodia's main peers, foreign debt in China amounted to 1,415,801 USD bil, 13,524 USD bil in Laos, 121,497 USD bil in Thailand and 85,642 USD bil in Vietnam in 2016.

Cambodia has been ranked 53rd within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of foreign debt, 14 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
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
India USD bil 334,399 392,625 427,296 457,553 478,875
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 ... ...
Myanmar USD bil 10,812 11,279 12,365 13,851 14,848
Russia USD bil 544,318 591,796 668,469 549,603 467,699
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