Nepal Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

07, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Nepal › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Nepal 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: Nepalese Rupee
Currency Symbol: NPR

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 Nepal , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Nepal in year 2015 is 4.998 %. 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 Nepal No. 21 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Nepal is 9.12 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Nepal was 4.60 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Nepal in 2015 was or will be 8.72% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Nepal was or will be 6.23 %, which is 24.63% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Nepal, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -3.076
  2020 -2.554
  2019 -2.71
  2018 -2.484
  2017 0.524
  2016 6.229
2015 4.998
  2014 4.597
  2013 3.293
  2012 4.822
  2011 -0.951
  2010 -2.362
  2009 4.169
  2008 2.74
  2007 -0.134
  2006 2.128
  2005 1.998
  2004 2.701
  2003 2.424
  2002 3.881
  2001 7.648
  2000 6.38
  1999 4.036
  1998 -0.939
  1997 -0.712
  1996 -4.999
  1995 -2.123
  1994 -5.885
  1993 -5.245
  1992 -5.767
  1991 -7.698
  1990 -7.551
  1989 -7.11
  1988 -6.032
  1987 -4.346
  1986 -4.143
  1985 -6.034
  1984 -8.782
  1983 -9.066
  1982 -8.026
  1981 -4.487
  1980 -5.652