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Foreign exchange reserves including gold, billion USD, 2019 - Country rankings:

The average for 2019 based on 150 countries was 86.34 billion U.S. dollars.The highest value was in China: 3222.89 billion U.S. dollars and the lowest value was in Sao Tome and Principe: 0.05 billion U.S. dollars. The indicator is available from 1960 to 2019. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: billion U.S. dollars; Source: The World Bank
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Definition: Total reserves comprise holdings of monetary gold, special drawing rights, reserves of IMF members held by the IMF, and holdings of foreign exchange under the control of monetary authorities. The gold component of these reserves is valued at year-end (December 31) London prices. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
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