Suriname Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

20, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Suriname › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Suriname 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: Surinamese Dollar
Currency Symbol: SRD

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 Suriname , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Suriname in year 2015 is -15.553 %. 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 Suriname No. 174 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Suriname is 11.43 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Suriname was -7.97 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Suriname in 2015 was or will be 95.05% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Suriname was or will be -7.99 %, which is 48.64% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Suriname, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -1.335
  2020 -0.424
  2019 0.444
  2018 1.262
  2017 0.766
  2016 -7.988
2015 -15.553
  2014 -7.974
  2013 -3.82
  2012 3.261
  2011 5.679
  2010 13.012
  2009 2.872
  2008 9.191
  2007 11.051
  2006 8.399
  2005 -6.429
  2004 -7.325
  2003 -9.947
  2002 -9.517
  2001 -7.67
  2000 -1.469
  1999 0.663
  1998 -8.267
  1997 -7.426
  1996 -6.377
  1995 6.764
  1994 10.88
  1993 4.856
  1992 -4.393
  1991 -16.132
  1990 -0.334
  1989 8.222
  1988 -2.12
  1987 -2.069
  1986 -3.69
  1985 -2.452
  1984 -9.084
  1983 -13.028
  1982 -4.11
  1981 -2.048
  1980 1.301