Cape Verde (Cabo Verde) Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

17, Jun 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Cape Verde (Cabo Verde) › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Cape Verde 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: Caborvediano Escudo
Currency Symbol: CVE

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 Cape Verde (Cabo Verde), Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Cape Verde in year 2015 is -9.229 %. 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 Cape Verde No. 142 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Cape Verde is 5.11 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Cape Verde was -8.04 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Cape Verde in 2015 was or will be 14.80% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Cape Verde was or will be -9.87 %, which is 6.90% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Cape Verde, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -5.581
  2020 -6.77
  2019 -7.627
  2018 -8.39
  2017 -9.621
  2016 -9.866
2015 -9.229
  2014 -8.039
  2013 -4.894
  2012 -12.593
  2011 -16.287
  2010 -12.427
  2009 -14.629
  2008 -13.714
  2007 -12.943
  2006 -4.837
  2005 -3.119
  2004 -12.951
  2003 -10.181
  2002 -10.183
  2001 -9.711
  2000 -9.938
  1999 -12.558
  1998 -10.088
  1997 -5.507
  1996 -6.341
  1995 -11.491
  1994 -10.217
  1993 -8.305
  1992 -5.165
  1991 -4.808
  1990 -5.335
  1989 -8.951
  1988 -2.134
  1987 5.316
  1986 0.939
  1985 -3.404
  1984 -4.786
  1983 -7.878
  1982 -8.469
  1981 -15.345
  1980 -45.327