Ireland Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

05, Dec 2019, EST.

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

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Ireland in year 2015 is 4.451 %. 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 Ireland No. 25 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Ireland is 8.57 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Ireland was 3.62 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Ireland in 2015 was or will be 22.96% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Ireland was or will be 3.97 %, which is 10.76% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Ireland, in other Years
Year %
  2021 3.145
  2020 3.112
  2019 3.179
  2018 3.416
  2017 3.452
  2016 3.972
2015 4.451
  2014 3.62
  2013 3.097
  2012 -1.538
  2011 0.791
  2010 0.568
  2009 -3.033
  2008 -5.726
  2007 -5.354
  2006 -3.532
  2005 -3.423
  2004 -0.603
  2003 -0.223
  2002 -0.981
  2001 -0.621
  2000 -0.351
  1999 0.245
  1998 0.78
  1997 2.351
  1996 2.669
  1995 2.48
  1994 2.683
  1993 3.605
  1992 0.995
  1991 0.698
  1990 -0.775
  1989 -1.3
  1988 0.255
  1987 -0.261
  1986 -2.89
  1985 -3.294
  1984 -5.176
  1983 -5.628
  1982 -8.801
  1981 -12.683
  1980 -10.571