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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Find answers to the most frequently asked questions below. You can also view all of the FAQs in the "Debt Statistics-FAQ.pdf". If you can't find the answer to your question, check out the User Guide or email us.

International Debt Report (IDR) and International Debt Statistics (IDS)

Debt Service Suspension Initiative (DSSI)

Debtor Reporting System (DRS)

Quarterly External Debt Statistics (QEDS)

Quarterly Public Sector Debt (QPSD)

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