Western Hemisphere (Latin America and the Caribbean) Current Account Balance (US Dollars) Statistics

14, Aug 2018, EDT.

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Country or Region: Western Hemisphere (Latin America and the Caribbean) › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (US Dollars) › See all Western Hemisphere 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: US Dollar
Currency Symbol: US$

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.

Current Account Balance (US Dollars) Statistics for Western Hemisphere (Latin America and the Caribbean), Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Western Hemisphere in year 2015 is US$ -181.112 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 Western Hemisphere n/a 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; Western Hemisphere is US$ 188.15 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Western Hemisphere was US$ -185.09 Billion Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Western Hemisphere in 2015 was or will be 2.15% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Western Hemisphere was or will be US$-127.43 Billion, which is 29.64% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Western Hemisphere, in other Years
Year US$ Billion
  2021 -102.308
  2020 -106.123
  2019 -110.986
  2018 -112.657
  2017 -112.583
  2016 -127.433
2015 -181.112
  2014 -185.088
  2013 -157.329
  2012 -136.759
  2011 -113.639
  2010 -96.629
  2009 -30.72
  2008 -42.321
  2007 2.79
  2006 46.016
  2005 31.682
  2004 20.388
  2003 7.757
  2002 -16.877
  2001 -54.104
  2000 -49.178
  1999 -55.9
  1998 -90.529
  1997 -66.758
  1996 -39.037
  1995 -38.41
  1994 -51.893
  1993 -45.654
  1992 -34.425
  1991 -16.846
  1990 -1.024
  1989 -4.936
  1988 -9.76
  1987 -9.605
  1986 -17.049
  1985 -2.156
  1984 -1.435
  1983 -7.682
  1982 -42.538
  1981 -44.1
  1980 -27.968