Foreign debt reached 12,990 USD bil in 2017 in Bolivia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 18.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign debt in Bolivia reached an all time high of 12,990 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 694 USD bil in 1971. When compared to Bolivia's main peers, foreign debt in Brazil amounted to 542,980 USD bil, 16,063 USD bil in Paraguay and 68,083 USD bil in Peru in 2017.
Bolivia has been ranked 53rd within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of foreign debt, 2 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.