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IDS 2023 Data Sources and Methodology

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The new International Debt Statistics (IDS) 2023 Data Sources and Methodology document provides comprehensive information on the sources of this database, the methodology used to compile the data, the detailed definition of external debt and its components, and the sectoral coverage. This resource will help you better understand the latest data published in the IDS database and in the International Debt Report.


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  • IDR2023 Country Cards

    Metadata by country for the IDR 2023 publication and the IDS 2023 database.

  • The IDS database has over 500 indicators. You can use the downloadable Excel file below to display and search all the indicators and their respective codes available on the database.


    Download IDS Indicator File