Taiwan (Taiwan Province of China) Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

18, Jun 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Taiwan (Taiwan Province of China) › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Taiwan 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: New Taiwan Dollar
Currency Symbol: TWD

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 Taiwan (Taiwan Province of China), Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Taiwan in year 2015 is 14.547 %. 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 Taiwan No. 5 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Taiwan is 18.67 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Taiwan was 12.34 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Taiwan in 2015 was or will be 17.87% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Taiwan was or will be 14.98 %, which is 2.95% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Taiwan, in other Years
Year %
  2021 14.026
  2020 13.956
  2019 14
  2018 14.145
  2017 14.421
  2016 14.976
2015 14.547
  2014 12.342
  2013 10.811
  2012 9.884
  2011 8.221
  2010 8.937
  2009 10.947
  2008 6.595
  2007 8.612
  2006 6.769
  2005 4.678
  2004 5.662
  2003 9.581
  2002 8.533
  2001 6.307
  2000 2.685
  1999 2.628
  1998 1.225
  1997 2.321
  1996 3.732
  1995 1.96
  1994 2.534
  1993 2.994
  1992 3.832
  1991 6.655
  1990 6.547
  1989 7.475
  1988 8.066
  1987 17.139
  1986 20.818
  1985 14.465
  1984 11.426
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a