Saint Lucia (St. Lucia) Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

22, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Saint Lucia (St. Lucia) › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Saint Lucia 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: East Caribbean Dollar
Currency Symbol: CXD

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 Saint Lucia (St. Lucia), Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Saint Lucia in year 2015 is -7.456 %. 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 Saint Lucia No. 125 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Saint Lucia is 3.34 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Saint Lucia was -6.70 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Saint Lucia in 2015 was or will be 11.28% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Saint Lucia was or will be -7.90 %, which is 6.00% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Saint Lucia, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -10.392
  2020 -9.811
  2019 -9.42
  2018 -9.101
  2017 -8.646
  2016 -7.903
2015 -7.456
  2014 -6.7
  2013 -11.215
  2012 -13.483
  2011 -18.812
  2010 -16.227
  2009 -11.522
  2008 -28.452
  2007 -29.375
  2006 -28.751
  2005 -13.676
  2004 -10.232
  2003 -18.214
  2002 -14.209
  2001 -14.491
  2000 -12.09
  1999 -14.304
  1998 -8.157
  1997 -11.562
  1996 -8.702
  1995 -4.229
  1994 -8.028
  1993 -9.129
  1992 -9.962
  1991 -14.295
  1990 -12.156
  1989 -15.826
  1988 -5.017
  1987 -4.132
  1986 -1.924
  1985 -0.787
  1984 -10.642
  1983 -7.354
  1982 -20.001
  1981 -23.243
  1980 -20.955