Zambia Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

23, Mar 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Zambia › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Zambia 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: Zambian Kwacha
Currency Symbol: ZMK

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 Zambia , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Zambia in year 2015 is -3.509 %. 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 Zambia No. 94 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Zambia is 0.61 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Zambia was 2.14 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Zambia in 2015 was or will be 263.82% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Zambia was or will be -3.81 %, which is 8.49% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Zambia, in other Years
Year %
  2021 3.759
  2020 3.565
  2019 2.933
  2018 1.795
  2017 -1.722
  2016 -3.807
2015 -3.509
  2014 2.142
  2013 -0.576
  2012 5.38
  2011 4.658
  2010 7.527
  2009 5.954
  2008 -3.331
  2007 -1.238
  2006 4.645
  2005 -2.786
  2004 -3.016
  2003 -10.333
  2002 -12.144
  2001 -16.471
  2000 -12.178
  1999 -11.348
  1998 -16.121
  1997 -4.23
  1996 -3.388
  1995 -3.825
  1994 1.29
  1993 -2.479
  1992 -3.276
  1991 0.241
  1990 -2.279
  1989 -3.459
  1988 0.369
  1987 -4.275
  1986 -14.602
  1985 -12.289
  1984 -11.068
  1983 -9.017
  1982 -17.505
  1981 -19.809
  1980 -13.867