Ethiopia Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

19, Apr 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Ethiopia › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Ethiopia 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: Birr
Currency Symbol: ETB

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 Ethiopia , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Ethiopia in year 2015 is -12.808 %. 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 Ethiopia No. 162 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Ethiopia is 8.69 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Ethiopia was -7.94 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Ethiopia in 2015 was or will be 61.33% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Ethiopia was or will be -10.66 %, which is 16.78% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Ethiopia, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -6.24
  2020 -7.02
  2019 -7.638
  2018 -8.953
  2017 -9.688
  2016 -10.659
2015 -12.808
  2014 -7.939
  2013 -5.919
  2012 -6.921
  2011 -2.45
  2010 -1.422
  2009 -6.748
  2008 -6.728
  2007 -4.203
  2006 -11.686
  2005 -12.635
  2004 -6.585
  2003 -1.582
  2002 -1.741
  2001 -4.541
  2000 0.163
  1999 -5.869
  1998 -4.118
  1997 -0.452
  1996 0.902
  1995 0.467
  1994 1.542
  1993 -0.547
  1992 -0.816
  1991 0.74
  1990 -2.332
  1989 -1.216
  1988 -2.016
  1987 -1.991
  1986 -3.211
  1985 1.084
  1984 -1.553
  1983 -1.917
  1982 -2.445
  1981 -3.293
  1980 -3.062