Foreign Debt (USD) rose 8.69% to USD 17,708 bil in Uzbekistan in 2017

Foreign Debt (USD) (USD bil)
Economy | Uzbekistan | May 17, 2019
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Foreign debt reached 16,291 USD bil in 2016 in Uzbekistan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 8 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, foreign debt in Uzbekistan reached an all time high of 17,708 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 59.7 USD bil in 1992. When compared to Uzbekistan's main peers, foreign debt in Kazakhstan amounted to 163,715 USD bil, 7,930 USD bil in Kyrgyzstan, 5,301 USD bil in Tajikistan and 509 USD bil in Turkmenistan in 2016.

Uzbekistan has been ranked 42nd within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of foreign debt, 11 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
Afghanistan USD bil 2,628 2,729 2,587 2,613 2,520
China USD bil 1,044,355 1,138,247 1,471,616 1,770,458 1,325,868
Iran USD bil 17,260 7,472 6,994 5,797 6,373
Kazakhstan USD bil 124,325 135,527 149,704 157,694 153,395
Kyrgyzstan USD bil 5,493 6,036 6,815 7,288 7,549
Russia USD bil 544,318 591,796 668,469 549,603 467,699
Tajikistan USD bil 3,922 4,616 4,863 5,184 5,209
Turkmenistan USD bil 454 504 507 411 403
Uzbekistan USD bil 8,300 9,119 10,682 13,292 14,802