Lesotho: Short-term debt to reserves

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Short-term external debt, percent of international reserves

 Latest value 0.05
 Year 2019
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1980 - 2019
 Average 4.39
 Min - Max 0.00 - 23.21
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Lesotho from 1980 to 2019. The average value for Lesotho during that period was 4.39 percent with a minimum of 0 percent in 2010 and a maximum of 23.21 percent in 2000. The latest value from 2019 is 0.05 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 105 countries is 63.67 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Lesotho - Short-term debt to reserves - Recent values chart

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Lesotho - Short-term debt to reserves - historical chart - 1980-2019

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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