Egypt External Debt 1970-2022

Total external debt is debt owed to nonresidents repayable in currency, goods, or services. Total external debt is the sum of public, publicly guaranteed, and private nonguaranteed long-term debt, use of IMF credit, and short-term debt. Short-term debt includes all debt having an original maturity of one year or less and interest in arrears on long-term debt. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Egypt external debt for 2020 was $131,579,729,752, a 14.34% increase from 2019.
  • Egypt external debt for 2019 was $115,079,584,156, a 14.87% increase from 2018.
  • Egypt external debt for 2018 was $100,186,063,064, a 18.25% increase from 2017.
  • Egypt external debt for 2017 was $84,722,482,200, a 22.5% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Current US $
India $564
Indonesia $418
Egypt $132
Ukraine $130
Vietnam $125
Pakistan $117
Philippines $98
Nigeria $71
Bangladesh $68
Angola $67
Morocco $66
Sri Lanka $56
Tunisia $41
Kenya $38
Mongolia $33
Uzbekistan $32
Ghana $31
Zambia $30
Sudan $23
Georgia $20
El Salvador $18
Papua New Guinea $18
Cambodia $18
Lao PDR $17
Bolivia $15
Cameroon $14
Myanmar $13
Nicaragua $12
Honduras $11
Kyrgyz Republic $9
Moldova $8
Mauritania $6
Republic of Congo $5
Kosovo $3
Bhutan $3
Djibouti $3
Cabo Verde $2
Lesotho $1
Eswatini $1
Vanuatu $0
Solomon Islands $0
Sao Tome and Principe $0
Timor-Leste $0
Egypt External Debt - Historical Data
Year Current US $ Annual % Change
2020 $131,579,729,752 14.34%
2019 $115,079,584,156 14.87%
2018 $100,186,063,064 18.25%
2017 $84,722,482,200 22.50%
2016 $69,163,941,957 38.76%
2015 $49,846,045,120 19.42%
2014 $41,741,489,490 -10.24%
2013 $46,501,579,105 16.17%
2012 $40,028,196,098 13.80%
2011 $35,175,105,538 -4.35%
2010 $36,775,092,025 3.89%
2009 $35,397,684,322 4.38%
2008 $33,911,646,197 -1.97%
2007 $34,594,605,134 11.51%
2006 $31,025,131,833 1.47%
2005 $30,575,696,632 -2.64%
2004 $31,403,286,339 3.07%
2003 $30,467,606,765 2.68%
2002 $29,671,747,582 4.73%
2001 $28,331,673,242 -3.08%
2000 $29,232,716,501 -6.07%
1999 $31,121,616,151 -3.79%
1998 $32,347,186,890 7.99%
1997 $29,952,913,695 -4.95%
1996 $31,512,670,142 -5.86%
1995 $33,475,216,025 3.00%
1994 $32,499,139,580 6.03%
1993 $30,651,243,859 -1.66%
1992 $31,168,986,022 -4.40%
1991 $32,604,272,498 -1.25%
1990 $33,015,720,171 -27.72%
1989 $45,676,111,287 -1.02%
1988 $46,148,551,467 4.52%
1987 $44,151,539,093 10.68%
1986 $39,891,292,452 10.43%
1985 $36,124,676,238 12.23%
1984 $32,187,450,012 6.54%
1983 $30,213,012,850 10.57%
1982 $27,323,635,751 23.76%
1981 $22,077,857,202 15.41%
1980 $19,130,724,408 28.34%
1979 $14,905,845,251 15.93%
1978 $12,857,846,528 9.58%
1977 $11,733,540,781 84.57%
1976 $6,357,338,118 31.47%
1975 $4,835,420,182 118.85%
1974 $2,209,478,866 10.94%
1973 $1,991,608,099 2.01%
1972 $1,952,436,871 -4.72%
1971 $2,049,117,408 13.74%
1970 $1,801,624,657 13.74%