Jamaica Current Account Balance (US Dollars) Statistics

14, Aug 2018, EDT.

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Country or Region: Jamaica › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (US Dollars) › See all Jamaica indicators, › See Current Account Balance (US Dollars) 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: Jamaican Dollar
Currency Symbol: JMD

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. Source: Central Bank Latest actual data: 2014 BOP Manual used: Balance of Payments Manual, fifth edition (BPM5) Primary domestic currency: Jamaica dollar Data last updated: 02/2016

Current Account Balance (US Dollars) Statistics for Jamaica , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Jamaica in year 2015 is US$ -0.598 Billion. 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 Jamaica No. 102 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (US Dollars) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (US Dollars) value is US$ 7.04 Billion; Jamaica is US$ 7.64 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Jamaica was US$ -0.98 Billion Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Jamaica in 2015 was or will be 38.98% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Jamaica was or will be US$-0.40 Billion, which is 32.61% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Jamaica, in other Years
Year US$ Billion
  2021 -0.194
  2020 -0.299
  2019 -0.343
  2018 -0.372
  2017 -0.38
  2016 -0.403
2015 -0.598
  2014 -0.98
  2013 -1.252
  2012 -1.584
  2011 -1.74
  2010 -1.052
  2009 -1.333
  2008 -2.432
  2007 -1.975
  2006 -1.2
  2005 -1.073
  2004 -0.642
  2003 -0.7
  2002 -1.033
  2001 -0.643
  2000 -0.359
  1999 -0.293
  1998 -0.261
  1997 -0.313
  1996 -0.102
  1995 -0.09
  1994 -0.02
  1993 -0.085
  1992 -0.078
  1991 -0.17
  1990 -0.334
  1989 -0.324
  1988 -0.061
  1987 -0.141
  1986 -0.083
  1985 -0.254
  1984 -0.245
  1983 -0.299
  1982 -0.539
  1981 -0.434
  1980 -0.117