External Debt (Percentage of GDP) - South Africa



External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of South Africa
Value & RankThe External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of South Africa is 39.3 (% of GDP) with a global rank of 93.
South Africa compared to other CountriesThe External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of South Africa is similar to that of Malawi, Chile, Montenegro, Nicaragua, Vietnam, Faeroe Islands, Antigua and Barbuda, Panama, Dem. Rep. Congo, Korea with a respective External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of 42.2, 42.2, 40.9, 40.2, 40.2, 38.3, 38.0, 37.5, 37.0, 36.0 (% of GDP) and a global rank of 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98.Last 10 years averageSouth Africa had an average External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of 22.1 (% of GDP) in the last 10 years from (2003 to 2013).
South Africa during the Great RecessionSouth Africa's External Debt - % of GDP had a positive growth of 64.4% during the Great RecessionSouth Africa since the end of the Great RecessionSouth Africa's External Debt - % of GDP had a positive growth of 51.2% since the end of the Great Recession
YearExternal Debt (Percentage of GDP) (% of GDP) - South Africa
199416.0
199516.8
199618.1
199720.2
199818.5
199918.2
200018.9
200121.5
200222.2
200315.4
200419.0
200516.0
200615.8
200726.6
200825.9
200926.0
201012.5
201111.8
201234.4
201339.3
External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of South Africa
Country NameGlobal RankExternal Debt (Percentage of GDP) (% of GDP)
Malawi8842.2
Chile8942.2
Montenegro9040.9
Nicaragua9140.2
Vietnam9240.2
South Africa9339.3
Faeroe Islands9438.3
Antigua and Barbuda9538.0
Panama9637.5
Dem. Rep. Congo9737.0
Korea9836.0
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Data Source:
Compiled from multiple sources