Emerging and Developing Economies (Emerging market and developing economies) Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

20, Jul 2019, EDT.

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

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Emerging and Developing Economies in year 2015 is -0.249 %. 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 Emerging and Developing 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 %; Emerging and Developing Economies is 3.87 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Emerging and Developing Economies was 0.47 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Emerging and Developing Economies in 2015 was or will be 152.53% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Emerging and Developing Economies was or will be -0.57 %, which is 129.32% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Emerging and Developing Economies, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -0.711
  2020 -0.7
  2019 -0.69
  2018 -0.608
  2017 -0.575
  2016 -0.571
2015 -0.249
  2014 0.474
  2013 0.638
  2012 1.275
  2011 1.429
  2010 1.239
  2009 1.296
  2008 3.447
  2007 3.775
  2006 4.866
  2005 4.029
  2004 2.462
  2003 2.072
  2002 1.356
  2001 0.892
  2000 1.567
  1999 0.009
  1998 -1.5
  1997 -0.991
  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 -2.079
  1985 -0.667
  1984 -1.213
  1983 -2.119
  1982 -2.192
  1981 -0.82
  1980 1.265