Colombia - Gross External Debt

Colombia: Gross External Debt

Unit Mil. USD, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 0.22 %
Data May 2021 157,523
Apr 2021 157,171

Series Information

Source Bank of the Republic of Colombia
Release External Debt
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/2001
End Date 5/31/2021

Colombia: Government

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Gross External Debt May 2021 157,523 157,171 Mil. USD, NSA Monthly
Outstanding Public Debt - Foreign May 2021 91,978 91,938 Mil. USD, NSA Monthly
Government Budget Balance 2020 Q4 -23,835 -26,727 Bil. COP, NSA Quarterly
Government Expenditures 2020 Q4 97,647 90,484 Bil. COP, NSA Quarterly
Government Revenues 2020 Q4 73,812 63,757 Bil. COP, NSA Quarterly

Release Information

External debt is a portion of a country's debt that is borrowed from foreign lenders. The Bank of the Republic of Colombia reports total external debt in millions of U.S. dollars not seasonally adjusted. External debt is further classified by the public and private sectors.

Types of financing include bank loans, commercial or supplier credit, debt securities, and leasing. Short-term liabilities for portfolio investments in Colombia are not included. 

Estimates are of a preliminary nature within the first six months of dissemination before becoming final. 

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