Bahamas (The Bahamas) Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

12, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Bahamas (The Bahamas) › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Bahamas 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: Bahamian Dollar
Currency Symbol: BSD

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 Bahamas (The Bahamas), Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Bahamas in year 2015 is -11.729 %. 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 Bahamas No. 154 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Bahamas is 7.61 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Bahamas was -22.30 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Bahamas in 2015 was or will be 47.39% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Bahamas was or will be -9.78 %, which is 16.59% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Bahamas, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -4.812
  2020 -5.148
  2019 -5.936
  2018 -6.909
  2017 -8.858
  2016 -9.783
2015 -11.729
  2014 -22.296
  2013 -17.718
  2012 -18.272
  2011 -15.117
  2010 -10.073
  2009 -10.339
  2008 -10.571
  2007 -11.471
  2006 -17.716
  2005 -8.894
  2004 -2.773
  2003 -4.859
  2002 -4.547
  2001 -9.532
  2000 -6.978
  1999 -3.179
  1998 -18.279
  1997 -13.121
  1996 -5.537
  1995 -3.095
  1994 -0.6
  1993 1.659
  1992 1.158
  1991 -3.598
  1990 -0.943
  1989 -2.23
  1988 -1.748
  1987 -1.498
  1986 -0.975
  1985 -1.292
  1984 -1.697
  1983 -1.472
  1982 -2.746
  1981 -3.893
  1980 -0.747