Total development assistance reached 5,266 USD mil in 2013 in Afghanistan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 21.7 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, total development assistance in Afghanistan reached an all time high of 6,885 USD mil in 2011 and an all time low of 1.91 USD mil in 1986. When compared to Afghanistan's main peers, total development assistance in Iran amounted to 131 USD mil, 2,174 USD mil in Pakistan, 382 USD mil in Tajikistan and 37.3 USD mil in Turkmenistan in 2013.
Afghanistan has been ranked 3rd within the group of 124 countries we follow in terms of total development assistance, 6 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Grants or loans to developing countries that are provided by the official sector with the purpose of promoting economic development and welfare.