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Uganda External Debt

Uganda External Debt

External Debt in Uganda

External debt in Uganda was 44.9% of GDP in 2021, up from 12.1% of GDP a decade earlier. The average growth rate for the last decade was 33.6% of GDP, higher than the Sub-Saharan Africa region's average of 32.9%. For more external debt information, visit our dedicated page.

Uganda External Debt Chart

Note: This chart displays External Debt (% of GDP) for Uganda from 2013 to 2022.
Source: World Bank.

Uganda External Debt Data

2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
External Debt (% of GDP) 36.1 37.0 45.3 45.0 40.9
External Debt (USD bn) 12.3 14.0 17.2 19.2 19.5

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