Developing Asia (Emerging and developing Asia) Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

20, Apr 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Developing Asia (Emerging and developing Asia) › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Developing Asia 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 Developing Asia (Emerging and developing Asia), Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Developing Asia in year 2015 is 1.864 %. 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 Developing Asia 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 %; Developing Asia is 5.98 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Developing Asia was 1.39 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Developing Asia in 2015 was or will be 34.29% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Developing Asia was or will be 1.66 %, which is 11.16% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Developing Asia, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -0.17
  2020 -0.051
  2019 0.179
  2018 0.587
  2017 1.088
  2016 1.656
2015 1.864
  2014 1.388
  2013 0.727
  2012 0.952
  2011 0.851
  2010 2.413
  2009 3.404
  2008 5.739
  2007 6.443
  2006 5.622
  2005 3.491
  2004 2.586
  2003 2.752
  2002 2.335
  2001 1.668
  2000 1.856
  1999 2.09
  1998 2.733
  1997 0.575
  1996 n/a
  1995 n/a
  1994 n/a
  1993 n/a
  1992 n/a
  1991 n/a
  1990 n/a
  1989 n/a
  1988 n/a
  1987 n/a
  1986 n/a
  1985 n/a
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a