Advanced Economies Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

25, Mar 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Advanced Economies › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Advanced Economies indicators, › See Current Account Balance (% GDP) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: US Dollar
Currency Symbol: US$

Current account is all transactions other than those in financial and capital items. The major classifications are goods and services, income and current transfers. The focus of the BOP is on transactions (between an economy and the rest of the world) in goods, services, and income.

Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics for Advanced Economies , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Advanced Economies in year 2015 is 0.684 %. Current account is all transactions other than those in financial and capital items. The major classifications are goods and services, income and current transfers. The focus of the BOP is on transactions (between an economy and the rest of the world) in goods, services, and income.

This makes Advanced Economies n/a in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Advanced Economies is 4.80 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Advanced Economies was 0.50 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Advanced Economies in 2015 was or will be 38.18% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Advanced Economies was or will be 0.67 %, which is 1.46% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Advanced Economies, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -0.098
  2020 0.02
  2019 0.131
  2018 0.265
  2017 0.403
  2016 0.674
2015 0.684
  2014 0.495
  2013 0.482
  2012 0.041
  2011 -0.088
  2010 0.009
  2009 -0.207
  2008 -1.329
  2007 -0.81
  2006 -1.118
  2005 -1.005
  2004 -0.539
  2003 -0.681
  2002 -0.768
  2001 -0.804
  2000 -0.87
  1999 -0.36
  1998 0.123
  1997 0.299
  1996 0.053
  1995 0.105
  1994 0.076
  1993 0.277
  1992 -0.153
  1991 -0.176
  1990 -0.483
  1989 -0.392
  1988 -0.201
  1987 -0.323
  1986 -0.156
  1985 -0.602
  1984 -0.588
  1983 -0.376
  1982 -0.506
  1981 -0.702
  1980 -1.139