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Lesotho External and Government Debt

Lesotho National Debt Data

Indicator Data Period
Government Debt to GDP 54.7 % 2021
External Debt 13874 LSL Million | 0.855 B USD 1Q/22


Latest data on Government Debt to GDP (%)

Government Debt to GDP
                     Lesotho - Historical Data (%)

What is Lesotho Government Debt to GDP Ratio?

  • Government Debt to GDP in Lesotho increased to 54.7 % in 2021. The maximum level was 88.66 % and minimum was 36.9 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
54.7 2021 13.07.2022
69.6 2020 28.06.2021
51.7 2019 04.12.2020
40.9 2018 16.11.2019
46.3 2017 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Government Debt to GDP in Lesotho by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on External Debt (LSL Million)

External Debt
                     Lesotho - Historical Data (LSL Million)

What is external debt of Lesotho?

  • External Debt in Lesotho decreased to 13874 LSL Million (0.855 B USD) in the first quarter of 2022. The maximum debt was 16515 LSL Million and minimum was 0 LSL Million
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (LSL Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
13874 1Q/22 13.08.2022
14427 4Q/21 04.06.2022
14051 3Q/21 18.01.2022
13665 1Q/21 24.07.2021
16515 4Q/20 15.05.2021
16317 3Q/20 16.01.2021
14905 2Q/20 29.10.2020
13688 1Q/20 04.07.2020


Historical Chart by prime ministers (LSL Million)

External Debt in Lesotho by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other budget indicators in Lesotho

Index Updated Actual Previous
Government Budget to GDP 2021 -5.8 % -3.8
Military Expenditure 2020 0.042 B USD 0.045

Government Debt to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Egypt 2021 92 % 88
Kenya 2021 68.4 % 65.6
Madagascar 2020 44.8 % 38.7
Zimbabwe 2019 77.2 % 66.2
Tanzania 2019 37.8 % 37.6
Togo 2021 61 % 58.6
Tunisia 2021 80 % 87.6
Nigeria 2021 37 % 34.5
Sudan 2020 259 % 202
Morocco 2021 77.9 % 76.4
Senegal 2021 73 % 68.8
Seychelles 2020 94 % 57
South Africa 2021 69.9 % 70.7
Uganda 2020 49.8 % 38.2
Rwanda 2020 61 % 51
Liberia 2021 55 % 52.1
Zambia 2020 96 % 91.9
Mozambique 2021 130 % 122
Namibia 2021 76 % 69.6
Ghana 2021 81.8 % 78.3
Swaziland 2020 15.49 % 12.14
Libya 2020 155 % 110
Algeria 2021 62.5 % 51.3
Angola 2021 85 % 120
Benin 2021 47.2 % 46.1
Botswana 2020 18.2 % 17.8
Burkina Faso 2021 51 % 46.5
Burundi 2020 15.9 % 15.2
Central African Republic 2021 47.6 % 43.4
Chad 2021 58.2 % 52.1
Comoros 2021 31.1 % 26.5
Republic of the Congo 2021 85 % 102
Djibouti 2021 43.2 % 41
Equatorial Guinea 2021 39.9 % 48.8
Eritrea 2021 171 % 182
Ethiopia 2021 57 % 55.4
Gabon 2021 69.5 % 77.3
Gambia 2021 82.9 % 85
Guatemala 2020 31.26 % 27.88
Guinea 2021 43.3 % 43.4
Guinea Bissau 2019 36.5 % 27.4
Lesotho 2021 54.7 % 54.2
Malawi 2020 50.7 % 61.2
Mauritania 2020 53.1 % 52.1
Niger 2021 50.9 % 43.6
Sao Tome and Principe 2021 88 % 96.9
Sierra Leone 2021 75 % 71.9