Foreign debt reached 12,010 USD bil in 2017 in Mozambique, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 12.2 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign debt in Mozambique reached an all time high of 12,010 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 1,318 USD bil in 1984. When compared to Mozambique's main peers, foreign debt in Malawi amounted to 2,160 USD bil, 176,335 USD bil in South Africa, 18,242 USD bil in Tanzania and 16,309 USD bil in Zambia in 2017.
Mozambique has been ranked 54th within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of foreign debt, 12 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.