El Salvador Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

14, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: El Salvador › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all El Salvador 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: 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. See notes for: Gross domestic product, current prices (National currency) Current account balance (U.S. dollars).

Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics for El Salvador , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for El Salvador in year 2015 is -3.206 %. 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 El Salvador No. 90 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; El Salvador is 0.91 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for El Salvador was -4.74 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for El Salvador in 2015 was or will be 32.42% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for El Salvador was or will be -3.03 %, which is 5.58% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for El Salvador, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -5.044
  2020 -5.099
  2019 -4.883
  2018 -4.552
  2017 -4.123
  2016 -3.027
2015 -3.206
  2014 -4.744
  2013 -6.465
  2012 -5.41
  2011 -4.805
  2010 -2.487
  2009 -1.511
  2008 -7.149
  2007 -6.051
  2006 -4.126
  2005 -3.637
  2004 -4.063
  2003 -4.666
  2002 -2.832
  2001 -1.088
  2000 -3.278
  1999 -1.92
  1998 -0.754
  1997 -0.877
  1996 -1.637
  1995 -2.755
  1994 -0.219
  1993 -1.18
  1992 -1.829
  1991 -3.154
  1990 -3.164
  1989 -6.159
  1988 0.927
  1987 5.739
  1986 5.02
  1985 -1.238
  1984 -1.718
  1983 1.86
  1982 -1.498
  1981 -3.557
  1980 5.191