Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

16, Jul 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan 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: US Dollar
Currency Symbol: US$

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.

Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics for Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan in year 2015 is -3.553 %. 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 Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan n/a in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan is 0.57 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan was 5.54 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan in 2015 was or will be 164.16% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan was or will be -6.85 %, which is 92.85% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -1.791
  2020 -1.995
  2019 -2.713
  2018 -3.636
  2017 -5.239
  2016 -6.852
2015 -3.553
  2014 5.538
  2013 10.001
  2012 11.935
  2011 12.923
  2010 6.2
  2009 1.754
  2008 12.649
  2007 12.442
  2006 15.693
  2005 14.409
  2004 8.158
  2003 6.58
  2002 4.386
  2001 6.08
  2000 9.814
  1999 2.506
  1998 -2.469
  1997 2.162
  1996 1.366
  1995 -0.726
  1994 -1.938
  1993 -4.23
  1992 -4.724
  1991 -5.33
  1990 0.16
  1989 -0.579
  1988 -1.326
  1987 -1.286
  1986 -2.843
  1985 -0.402
  1984 -1.628
  1983 -1.847
  1982 4.191
  1981 10.292
  1980 14.283