France Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

21, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: France › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all France 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 France , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for France in year 2015 is -0.126 %. 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 France No. 52 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; France is 3.99 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for France was -0.93 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for France in 2015 was or will be 86.39% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for France was or will be 0.62 %, which is 588.10% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for France, in other Years
Year %
  2021 0.02
  2020 -0.051
  2019 -0.034
  2018 0.088
  2017 0.257
  2016 0.615
2015 -0.126
  2014 -0.926
  2013 -0.806
  2012 -1.194
  2011 -0.989
  2010 -0.836
  2009 -0.832
  2008 -0.941
  2007 0.093
  2006 0.45
  2005 0.477
  2004 1.126
  2003 1.567
  2002 2.108
  2001 2.847
  2000 2.629
  1999 4.203
  1998 3.669
  1997 3.697
  1996 1.199
  1995 0.455
  1994 0.582
  1993 0.69
  1992 0.272
  1991 -0.483
  1990 -0.772
  1989 -0.449
  1988 -0.455
  1987 -0.474
  1986 0.303
  1985 -0.063
  1984 -0.142
  1983 -0.835
  1982 -2.055
  1981 -0.768
  1980 -0.593