Public debth of Bosnia and Herzegovina

 

According to the data of the Ministry of Finance and Treasury of BiH, the state of public debt of BiH on the day 31.12.2013 was 10.423,19 million KM (table 1). This amount respresents the sum of the foreign and internal debt of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

 

 
Table 1. State of public debt in BiH on 31.12.2013. (mill. KM)

Description Total Allocated to:
FBiH RS BD BiH Institutions
Foreign debt 7.404,69 4.738,20 2.611,25 10,24 44,99
Internal debt 3.018,50 957,62 2.029,31 31,57 0,00
Public debt of BiH 10.423,19 5.695,82 4.640,56 41,81 44,99
In the structure of total public debt, the share of foreign debt is 71,04% while the share of internal debt is 28,96%.

 
Table 2. Procentual share of the debt of entities, District of Brchko BiH, and BiH institutions in the state of public debt in BiH

Description Total Allocated to:
FBiH RS BD BiH Institutions
Foreign debt 7.404,69 63,99% 35,26% 0,14% 0,61%
Internal debt 3.018,50 31,72% 67,23% 1,05% 0,00%
Public debt of BiH 10.423,19 54,65% 44,52% 0,40% 0,43%

Non-government debt

According to the Manual of gathering data and keeping records of non-government foreign debt, Central bank of BiH delivers data about the foreign non-government debt to the Ministry of finance and treasury of BiH. Reports being delivered contain data about the amount of remaining debt expressed in KM by the NACE classification of debtor activities. According to the CBBiH, data about the foreign non-government debt don’t provide a complete coverage, because they don’t encompass the debt of a sector of population and companies without foreign investments, but they do paint a picture about the state of debt of the non-government sector and can be used to help evaluate total debt of BiH. Considering that the Information about the state of public debt in BiH for it’s main subject has the state od public debt, infomations about the non-government sector are not incuded in the total amount of foreignt public debt, but are published for transparency and comprehensiveness of available data as a special part of the Information. The state of foreign non-government debt amounts to 7.965 million KM on 30.09.2013.

 
Source: Ministry of Finances and Treasury of BiH