Brazil Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

16, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Brazil › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Brazil 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: Cruzeiro Real
Currency Symbol: BRR

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 Brazil , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Brazil in year 2015 is -3.323 %. 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 Brazil No. 93 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Brazil is 0.80 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Brazil was -4.31 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Brazil in 2015 was or will be 22.90% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Brazil was or will be -2.03 %, which is 38.94% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Brazil, in other Years
Year %
  2021 0.127
  2020 -0.213
  2019 -0.581
  2018 -1.028
  2017 -1.518
  2016 -2.029
2015 -3.323
  2014 -4.31
  2013 -3.036
  2012 -3.018
  2011 -2.949
  2010 -3.433
  2009 -1.573
  2008 -1.807
  2007 0.029
  2006 1.176
  2005 1.519
  2004 1.695
  2003 0.674
  2002 -1.588
  2001 -4.236
  2000 -3.783
  1999 -4.316
  1998 -3.923
  1997 -3.492
  1996 -2.802
  1995 -2.379
  1994 -0.301
  1993 -0.132
  1992 1.54
  1991 -0.337
  1990 -0.797
  1989 0.226
  1988 1.249
  1987 -0.48
  1986 -2.057
  1985 -0.096
  1984 0.027
  1983 -4.561
  1982 -8.725
  1981 -6.711
  1980 -8.417