Ghana Current Account Balance (US Dollars) Statistics

21, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Ghana › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (US Dollars) › See all Ghana indicators, › See Current Account Balance (US Dollars) 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: Cedi
Currency Symbol: GHC

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. Source: Central Bank Latest actual data: 2014 Notes: Data prior to 2005 excludes exceptional financing. BOP Manual used: Balance of Payments Manual, fifth edition (BPM5). Migration not complete Primary domestic currency: Ghanaian cedi Data last updated: 03/2016

Current Account Balance (US Dollars) Statistics for Ghana , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Ghana in year 2015 is US$ -2.99 Billion. 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 Ghana No. 150 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (US Dollars) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (US Dollars) value is US$ 7.04 Billion; Ghana is US$ 10.03 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Ghana was US$ -3.70 Billion Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Ghana in 2015 was or will be 19.15% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Ghana was or will be US$-2.76 Billion, which is 7.83% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Ghana, in other Years
Year US$ Billion
  2021 -3.597
  2020 -2.919
  2019 -2.409
  2018 -2.135
  2017 -2.225
  2016 -2.756
2015 -2.99
  2014 -3.698
  2013 -5.704
  2012 -4.914
  2011 -3.545
  2010 -2.77
  2009 -1.397
  2008 -3.4
  2007 -2.158
  2006 -1.678
  2005 -1.219
  2004 -0.685
  2003 0.014
  2002 -0.076
  2001 -0.374
  2000 -0.483
  1999 -0.947
  1998 -0.598
  1997 -1.002
  1996 -0.306
  1995 -0.32
  1994 -0.41
  1993 -0.708
  1992 -0.524
  1991 -0.377
  1990 -0.292
  1989 -0.202
  1988 -0.179
  1987 -0.205
  1986 -0.185
  1985 -0.256
  1984 -0.203
  1983 -0.227
  1982 -0.19
  1981 -0.508
  1980 -0.054