Lesotho Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

25, Mar 2019, EDT.

Welcome to the beta version of Econ Stats, the Economic Statistics Database service provided by EconomyWatch.com.

Country or Region: Lesotho › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Lesotho 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: Loti
Currency Symbol: LSL

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 Lesotho , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Lesotho in year 2015 is -2.643 %. 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 Lesotho No. 81 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Lesotho is 1.48 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Lesotho was -7.91 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Lesotho in 2015 was or will be 66.59% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Lesotho was or will be -13.86 %, which is 424.25% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Lesotho, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -14.652
  2020 -11.63
  2019 -10.895
  2018 -10.813
  2017 -9.736
  2016 -13.856
2015 -2.643
  2014 -7.911
  2013 -10.312
  2012 -9.841
  2011 -14.662
  2010 -9.968
  2009 3.881
  2008 21.08
  2007 21.828
  2006 20.336
  2005 10.768
  2004 12.347
  2003 2.882
  2002 8.648
  2001 5.825
  2000 -4.679
  1999 -26.281
  1998 -31.948
  1997 -29.852
  1996 -37.497
  1995 -29.002
  1994 -23.635
  1993 -30.233
  1992 -31.42
  1991 -39.747
  1990 -16.574
  1989 -27.41
  1988 -15.089
  1987 -15.467
  1986 -8.949
  1985 -11.173
  1984 -11.669
  1983 -11.964
  1982 -18.523
  1981 -12.53
  1980 -9.396