Mauritania Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

23, Apr 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Mauritania › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Mauritania 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: Ouguyia
Currency Symbol: MRO

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 Mauritania , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Mauritania in year 2015 is -19.304 %. 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 Mauritania No. 178 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Mauritania is 15.18 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Mauritania was -27.75 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Mauritania in 2015 was or will be 30.43% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Mauritania was or will be -13.62 %, which is 29.45% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Mauritania, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -10.49
  2020 -11.264
  2019 -11.088
  2018 -13.173
  2017 -15.782
  2016 -13.619
2015 -19.304
  2014 -27.747
  2013 -22.582
  2012 -24.602
  2011 -5.961
  2010 -7.637
  2009 -13.355
  2008 -13.151
  2007 -14.502
  2006 -1.146
  2005 -40.149
  2004 -28.238
  2003 -11.218
  2002 2.641
  2001 -10.086
  2000 -7.547
  1999 -2.145
  1998 -1.28
  1997 -2.267
  1996 -0.231
  1995 0.513
  1994 -1.732
  1993 -7.61
  1992 -4.959
  1991 -6.003
  1990 -10.733
  1989 n/a
  1988 n/a
  1987 n/a
  1986 n/a
  1985 n/a
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a