Cameroon: Short-term debt to reserves

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 Cameroon

Short-term external debt, percent of international reserves

 Latest value 12.53
 Year 2018
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1970 - 2018
 Average 1,561.61
 Min - Max 0.00 - 13,391.99
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Cameroon from 1970 to 2018. The average value for Cameroon during that period was 1561.61 percent with a minimum of 0 percent in 1970 and a maximum of 13391.99 percent in 1997. The latest value from 2018 is 12.53 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 108 countries is 84.69 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Cameroon - Short-term debt to reserves - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Cameroon - Short-term debt to reserves - historical chart - 1970-2018




Definition: Short-term debt includes all debt having an original maturity of one year or less and interest in arrears on long-term debt. Total reserves includes gold.

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