External Sector Statistics

The External Sector Statistics for the FSM shows the value and changes of FSM’s transactions with the rest of the world. The information is compiled using the Public Audits for the FSM and State Governments and their components. It follows the sixth edition of the Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6). Data reported are in millions of US dollars.

Balance of Payment FY2007 - FY2017

wdt_ID (US$ millions) 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
1 Current account balance -27.4 -49.9 -59.3 -52.7 -62.2 -47.8 -36.6 -2.9 4.9 12.9 27.3
2 Capital account balance 19.7 27.5 54.9 64.2 62.0 68.3 42.2 21.2 30.9 32.4 23.1
3 Net lending/Borrowing -7.7 -22.3 -4.4 11.5 -0.3 20.6 5.6 18.3 35.8 45.3 50.4
4 Financial account balance 1.6 12.1 -1.2 -19.9 -8.2 -34.6 -16.0 -27.4 -47.4 -26.7 -57.9
5 Errors and omissions -6.2 -10.2 -5.6 -8.4 -8.4 -14.0 -10.4 -9.1 -11.6 18.7 -7.5

 

 

External Debt FY2007-FY2017

wdt_ID (US$ millions) FY 07 FY 08 FY 09 FY 10 FY 11 FY 12 FY 13 FY 14 FY 15 FY 16 FY 17
1 External Debt Total (US$ millions)
2 New 3.6 8.1 12.3 2.0 5.7 3.5 3.4 7.7 2.2 3.5 4.5
3 Principal repayment 1.1 1.5 2.3 2.5 3.1 3.3 4.1 5.2 4.5 4.4 4.6
4 Interest 1.6 1.8 2.1 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.0 2.0
5 Holding gains** 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.3 -0.1 -0.1
6 Outstanding debt, end of year 65.9 76.1 86.2 85.6 88.2 88.4 87.7 89.0 89.7 80.4 80.4
7 External debt as % of GDP 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2
8 Debt service as % of national government domestic revenues* 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
9 External Debt Adjusted for Offsetting Assets***
10 New 0.0 4.0 11.3 2.0 5.7 3.5 3.4 7.7 2.2 3.5 4.5