Gambia (The Gambia) Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

19, Feb 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Gambia (The Gambia) › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Gambia 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: Dalasi
Currency Symbol: GMD

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 Gambia (The Gambia), Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Gambia in year 2015 is -15.203 %. 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 Gambia No. 172 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Gambia is 11.08 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Gambia was -10.91 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Gambia in 2015 was or will be 39.40% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Gambia was or will be -10.47 %, which is 31.14% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Gambia, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -8.304
  2020 -8.582
  2019 -8.818
  2018 -9.85
  2017 -10.266
  2016 -10.469
2015 -15.203
  2014 -10.906
  2013 -10.196
  2012 -7.924
  2011 -12.283
  2010 -16.293
  2009 -12.531
  2008 -12.23
  2007 -8.297
  2006 -6.913
  2005 -10.345
  2004 -4.521
  2003 -7.688
  2002 -6.121
  2001 -5.479
  2000 -5.709
  1999 -1.961
  1998 -1.66
  1997 -0.82
  1996 -9.221
  1995 -2.895
  1994 -1.876
  1993 -3.126
  1992 -0.077
  1991 -0.107
  1990 -1.787
  1989 1.402
  1988 2.719
  1987 -1.394
  1986 -0.637
  1985 -2.155
  1984 -5.598
  1983 -1.078
  1982 -1.931
  1981 -9.935
  1980 -32.222