External Debt in India

India External Debt | Economic News & Forecasts

India - External Debt

Annual economic growth slowed in the second quarter of fiscal year 2018, which ran from July to September, compared to the first quarter. The slowdown was due to a weaker rise in private consumption and substantially faster growth in imports of goods and services. Private consumption appeared to be weighed on by cautious spending among rural households amid a weak crop harvest and low agricultural commodity prices. Imports, meanwhile, were likely stoked by higher oil prices. On a brighter note, there were stronger expansions in public consumption, fixed investment and exports in the second quarter. Turning to the third quarter, the outlook appears mixed: Although the private-sector PMI hit an over two-year high in November, consumer confidence slipped in the same month.

India - External Debt Data

2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  
External Debt (% of GDP)24.0  23.2  23.2  20.7  -     

Sample Report

5 years of economic forecasts for more than 30 economic indicators.

Download

India External Debt Chart


India External Debt
Note: External debt in % of GDP.
Source: Ministry of Finance and FocusEconomics calculations.

India Facts

ValueChangeDate
Bond Yield7.43-0.04 %Jan 14
Exchange Rate70.76-0.09 %Jan 14
Stock Market35,854-0.08 %Jan 14

Sample Report

Get a sample report showing our regional, country and commodities data and analysis.

Download

Start Your Free Trial

Start working with the reports used by the world’s major financial institutions, multinational enterprises & government agencies now. Click on the button below to get started.

Sign Up

Economic News

Search form