Democratic Republic of the Congo: Short-term external debt
(measure: percent; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Democratic Republic of the Congo: Short-term debt, percent of total external debt
For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Democratic Republic of the Congo from 1970 to 2018. The average value for Democratic Republic of the Congo during that period was 10.41 percent with a minimum of 1.95 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 30.55 percent in 2001.
The latest value from 2018 is 1.95 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 120
countries is 11.70 percent.
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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 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.