Barbados Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

24, May 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Barbados › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Barbados 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: Barbados Dollar
Currency Symbol: BBD

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. See notes for: Gross domestic product, current prices (National currency) Current account balance (U.S. dollars).

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

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Barbados in year 2015 is -5.232 %. 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 Barbados No. 110 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Barbados is 1.11 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Barbados was -8.92 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Barbados in 2015 was or will be 41.35% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Barbados was or will be -4.60 %, which is 12.02% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Barbados, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -6.73
  2020 -6.447
  2019 -6.453
  2018 -5.668
  2017 -5.115
  2016 -4.603
2015 -5.232
  2014 -8.92
  2013 -9.075
  2012 -9.278
  2011 -12.81
  2010 -5.803
  2009 -6.74
  2008 -10.588
  2007 -5.396
  2006 -8.174
  2005 -10.654
  2004 -7.582
  2003 -3.637
  2002 -5.103
  2001 -3.658
  2000 -3.581
  1999 -4.495
  1998 -2.968
  1997 -1.382
  1996 3.65
  1995 2.559
  1994 6.474
  1993 3.329
  1992 7.426
  1991 -1.162
  1990 -1.856
  1989 -0.131
  1988 0.129
  1987 -3.127
  1986 -1.028
  1985 0.332
  1984 0.827
  1983 -4.152
  1982 -3.554
  1981 -11.255
  1980 -2.672