Iran (Islamic Republic of Iran) Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

14, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Iran (Islamic Republic of Iran) › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Iran 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: Iranian Real
Currency Symbol: IRR

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 Iran (Islamic Republic of Iran), Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Iran in year 2015 is 0.36 %. 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 Iran No. 47 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Iran is 4.48 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Iran was 3.82 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Iran in 2015 was or will be 90.56% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Iran was or will be -0.79 %, which is 318.61% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Iran, in other Years
Year %
  2021 1.203
  2020 1.067
  2019 0.641
  2018 0.437
  2017 -0.044
  2016 -0.787
2015 0.36
  2014 3.815
  2013 6.973
  2012 4.015
  2011 10.517
  2010 5.89
  2009 2.388
  2008 5.838
  2007 9.663
  2006 7.985
  2005 7.05
  2004 0.497
  2003 0.537
  2002 2.787
  2001 4.717
  2000 11.979
  1999 5.788
  1998 -1.062
  1997 1.227
  1996 3.393
  1995 2.978
  1994 6.262
  1993 -6.541
  1992 -14.816
  1991 -1.412
  1990 -0.476
  1989 -0.786
  1988 -0.669
  1987 -0.973
  1986 -2.727
  1985 -0.521
  1984 -0.59
  1983 -0.281
  1982 3.88
  1981 -4.305
  1980 -3.737