Saudi Arabia Current Account Balance (US Dollars) Statistics

20, Apr 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Saudi Arabia › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (US Dollars) › See all Saudi Arabia indicators, › See Current Account Balance (US Dollars) 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: Saudi Riyal
Currency Symbol: SAR

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. Source: Central Bank. BOP data from 2005 consitutes a break reflecting the authorities' adoption of BPM5 Latest actual data: 2015 BOP Manual used: Balance of Payments Manual, fifth edition (BPM5) Primary domestic currency: Saudi Arabian riyal Data last updated: 03/2016

Current Account Balance (US Dollars) Statistics for Saudi Arabia , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Saudi Arabia in year 2015 is US$ -41.479 Billion. 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 Saudi Arabia No. 183 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (US Dollars) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (US Dollars) value is US$ 7.04 Billion; Saudi Arabia is US$ 48.52 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Saudi Arabia was US$ 73.76 Billion Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Saudi Arabia in 2015 was or will be 156.24% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Saudi Arabia was or will be US$-63.17 Billion, which is 52.28% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Saudi Arabia, in other Years
Year US$ Billion
  2021 -10.839
  2020 -12.072
  2019 -16.238
  2018 -25.024
  2017 -40.061
  2016 -63.165
2015 -41.479
  2014 73.758
  2013 135.442
  2012 164.764
  2011 158.582
  2010 66.751
  2009 20.955
  2008 132.322
  2007 93.414
  2006 99.131
  2005 90.089
  2004 51.926
  2003 28.048
  2002 11.873
  2001 9.353
  2000 14.317
  1999 0.411
  1998 -13.132
  1997 0.305
  1996 0.679
  1995 -5.318
  1994 -10.473
  1993 -17.245
  1992 -17.717
  1991 -27.509
  1990 -4.147
  1989 -9.525
  1988 -7.331
  1987 -9.76
  1986 -11.785
  1985 -12.932
  1984 -18.401
  1983 -16.852
  1982 7.575
  1981 39.627
  1980 41.503