Public debt service as at 31 may 2019


The effective public debt service for the month of May amounts to CFAF 24.3 billion, with CFAF 13.3 billion for the repayment of principal debt and CFAF 11.0 billion for interest. This brings the total public debt service for the first five months of 2019 to CFAF 275.6 billion.

The share of external debt represents 95.6% of public debt service while that of domestic debt represents 4.4% of service.

In terms of evolution, this service has reduced to -77.0% compared to April 2019, compared to an increase of 20.5% compared to May 2018, or once yearly.

The monthly evolution of this service is presented in major headings in the table below;;

Table 5:Public debt service in billions of CFA francs

Source : CAA