Niger Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

18, Feb 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Niger › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Niger 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: Central African Franc
Currency Symbol: XAF

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 Niger , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Niger in year 2015 is -18.02 %. 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 Niger No. 177 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Niger is 13.90 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Niger was -15.96 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Niger in 2015 was or will be 12.89% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Niger was or will be -17.31 %, which is 3.95% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Niger, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -13.697
  2020 -14.469
  2019 -15.785
  2018 -16.713
  2017 -18.182
  2016 -17.309
2015 -18.02
  2014 -15.963
  2013 -15.003
  2012 -14.701
  2011 -22.342
  2010 -19.828
  2009 -24.395
  2008 -12
  2007 -8.189
  2006 -8.595
  2005 -9.231
  2004 -7.959
  2003 -8.268
  2002 -7.951
  2001 -5.083
  2000 -6.232
  1999 -7.161
  1998 -7.694
  1997 -7.669
  1996 -5.786
  1995 -8.636
  1994 -8.07
  1993 -4.376
  1992 -6.788
  1991 -7.568
  1990 -9.511
  1989 -11.786
  1988 -10.108
  1987 -7.916
  1986 -8.191
  1985 -4.442
  1984 0.082
  1983 -3.429
  1982 -11.539
  1981 -8.36
  1980 -10.99