Sao Tome and Principe Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

08, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Sao Tome and Principe › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Sao Tome and Principe 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: Dobra
Currency Symbol: STD

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 Sao Tome and Principe , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Sao Tome and Principe in year 2015 is -11.251 %. 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 Sao Tome and Principe No. 151 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Sao Tome and Principe is 7.13 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Sao Tome and Principe was -27.49 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Sao Tome and Principe in 2015 was or will be 59.07% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Sao Tome and Principe was or will be -9.38 %, which is 16.63% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Sao Tome and Principe, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -9.503
  2020 -9.561
  2019 -10.276
  2018 -11.338
  2017 -9.835
  2016 -9.38
2015 -11.251
  2014 -27.491
  2013 -23.415
  2012 -21.258
  2011 -25.479
  2010 -21.696
  2009 -23.204
  2008 -33.077
  2007 -28.968
  2006 -31.156
  2005 -20.25
  2004 -22.056
  2003 -15.666
  2002 -30.742
  2001 -32.11
  2000 -27.817
  1999 -21.781
  1998 -23.27
  1997 -29.282
  1996 -70.469
  1995 -26.16
  1994 -18.827
  1993 -23.593
  1992 -28.361
  1991 -31.607
  1990 -24.912
  1989 -28.353
  1988 -18.731
  1987 -9.96
  1986 -12.628
  1985 -23.065
  1984 -21.988
  1983 -16.035
  1982 -34.245
  1981 -23.59
  1980 -19.816