Switzerland Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

25, Apr 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Switzerland › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Switzerland 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: Swiss Franc
Currency Symbol: CHF

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 Switzerland , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Switzerland in year 2015 is 11.409 %. 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 Switzerland No. 7 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Switzerland is 15.53 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Switzerland was 8.83 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Switzerland in 2015 was or will be 29.24% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Switzerland was or will be 9.28 %, which is 18.66% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Switzerland, in other Years
Year %
  2021 8.779
  2020 8.736
  2019 8.763
  2018 8.814
  2017 8.812
  2016 9.28
2015 11.409
  2014 8.828
  2013 11.143
  2012 10.312
  2011 7.657
  2010 14.854
  2009 8.018
  2008 2.974
  2007 10.759
  2006 14.941
  2005 14.043
  2004 15.257
  2003 13.237
  2002 8.974
  2001 8.565
  2000 12.376
  1999 10.055
  1998 8.544
  1997 8.607
  1996 6.477
  1995 6.01
  1994 5.809
  1993 7.18
  1992 5.406
  1991 3.9
  1990 3.224
  1989 3.361
  1988 4.211
  1987 3.781
  1986 4.352
  1985 4.577
  1984 4
  1983 3.348
  1982 3.459
  1981 2.44
  1980 -0.538