Foreign debt reached 68,083 USD bil in 2017 in Peru, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.61 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign debt in Peru reached an all time high of 70,636 USD bil in 2016 and an all time low of 3,300 USD bil in 1970. When compared to Peru's main peers, foreign debt in Bolivia amounted to 12,990 USD bil, 542,980 USD bil in Brazil and 124,364 USD bil in Colombia in 2017.
Peru has been ranked 20th within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of foreign debt, 1 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.