Colombia - Gross External Debt





Colombia: Gross External Debt

Mnemonic GDBTEXT.ICOL
Unit Mil. USD, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 0.72 %
Data May 2019 133,988
Apr 2019 133,024

Series Information

Source Bank of the Republic of Colombia
Release External Debt
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/2001
End Date 5/31/2019

Colombia: Government

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Gross External Debt May 2019 133,988 133,024 Mil. USD, NSA Monthly
Outstanding Public Debt - Foreign May 2019 72,540 72,944 Mil. USD, NSA Monthly
Government Budget Balance 2018 Q4 32,564 -53,898 Billions of Col. Pesos, NSA Quarterly
Government Expenditures 2018 Q4 56,131 122,384 Billions of Col. Pesos, NSA Quarterly
Government Revenues 2018 Q4 88,696 68,486 Billions of Col. Pesos, 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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