Namibia Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

16, Feb 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Namibia › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Namibia 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: Namibian Dollar
Currency Symbol: NAD

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 Namibia , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Namibia in year 2015 is -9.766 %. 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 Namibia No. 143 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Namibia is 5.65 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Namibia was -8.49 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Namibia in 2015 was or will be 15.07% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Namibia was or will be -14.46 %, which is 48.09% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Namibia, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -2.707
  2020 -2.186
  2019 -3.152
  2018 -2.871
  2017 -7.889
  2016 -14.462
2015 -9.766
  2014 -8.487
  2013 -4.002
  2012 -5.702
  2011 -3.047
  2010 -3.461
  2009 -1.476
  2008 -0.112
  2007 8.567
  2006 13.566
  2005 4.593
  2004 6.745
  2003 5.388
  2002 2.548
  2001 0.297
  2000 4.897
  1999 -0.816
  1998 5.033
  1997 2.486
  1996 3.313
  1995 5.022
  1994 2.623
  1993 3.812
  1992 1.651
  1991 3.682
  1990 0.971
  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