Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 0.096 USD bil in 2017 in Burundi, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.23 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Burundi reached an all time high of 0.331 USD bil in 2010 and an all time low of 0.003 USD bil in 1968. When compared to Burundi's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Rwanda amounted to 0.887 USD bil, 5.89 USD bil in Tanzania, 3.72 USD bil in Uganda and 0.695 USD bil in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2017.
Burundi has been ranked 149th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
FX reserves in a strict sense are "only" the foreign currency deposits and bonds held by central banks and monetary authorities.