Japan Current Account Balance (US Dollars) Statistics

24, Mar 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Japan › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (US Dollars) › See all Japan 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: Yen
Currency Symbol: JPY

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: Ministry of Finance or Treasury. Bank of Japan/ Ministry of Finance via Haver database Latest actual data: 2015 BOP Manual used: Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual, sixth edition (BPM6) Primary domestic currency: Japanese yen Data last updated: 03/2016

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

Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Japan in year 2015 is US$ 137.467 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 Japan No. 3 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; Japan is US$ 130.43 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Japan was US$ 24.40 Billion Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Japan in 2015 was or will be 463.30% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Japan was or will be US$167.52 Billion, which is 21.86% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Japan, in other Years
Year US$ Billion
  2021 179.141
  2020 174.179
  2019 167.076
  2018 167.066
  2017 165.523
  2016 167.515
2015 137.467
  2014 24.404
  2013 40.704
  2012 59.703
  2011 129.834
  2010 220.986
  2009 145.25
  2008 142.599
  2007 212.138
  2006 174.536
  2005 170.135
  2004 182.049
  2003 139.414
  2002 109.125
  2001 86.186
  2000 130.651
  1999 114.244
  1998 115.093
  1997 95.154
  1996 68.937
  1995 110.422
  1994 130.543
  1993 131.918
  1992 112.394
  1991 68.116
  1990 44.709
  1989 63.142
  1988 79.173
  1987 84.253
  1986 84.522
  1985 50.18
  1984 35.009
  1983 20.804
  1982 6.847
  1981 4.761
  1980 -10.75