Belgium Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

15, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Belgium › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Belgium 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: Euro
Currency Symbol: EUR

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 Belgium , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Belgium in year 2015 is 0.519 %. 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 Belgium No. 44 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Belgium is 4.64 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Belgium was -0.22 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Belgium in 2015 was or will be 341.40% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Belgium was or will be 0.52 %, which is 0.58% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Belgium, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -0.771
  2020 -0.96
  2019 -0.851
  2018 -0.388
  2017 0.14
  2016 0.516
2015 0.519
  2014 -0.215
  2013 -0.222
  2012 -0.053
  2011 -1.073
  2010 1.764
  2009 -1.076
  2008 -0.999
  2007 1.49
  2006 1.839
  2005 1.985
  2004 3.076
  2003 3.376
  2002 4.47
  2001 3.317
  2000 3.937
  1999 7.703
  1998 5.079
  1997 5.425
  1996 4.916
  1995 5.309
  1994 5.252
  1993 5.116
  1992 2.897
  1991 2.306
  1990 1.807
  1989 2.243
  1988 2.264
  1987 1.916
  1986 2.606
  1985 0.794
  1984 -0.067
  1983 -0.581
  1982 -2.882
  1981 -4.072
  1980 -3.978