Uganda Current Account Balance (% GDP) Statistics

05, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Uganda › Change country
Economic Indicator: Current Account Balance (% GDP) › See all Uganda 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: Ugandan Shilling
Currency Symbol: UGS

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 Uganda , Year 2015 - In Detail

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Uganda in year 2015 is -8.865 %. 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 Uganda No. 139 in world rankings according to Current Account Balance (% GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Current Account Balance (% GDP) value is -4.12 %; Uganda is 4.75 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Uganda was -9.54 % Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Uganda in 2015 was or will be 7.06% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Uganda was or will be -8.36 %, which is 5.73% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Uganda, in other Years
Year %
  2021 -11.173
  2020 -11.282
  2019 -10.136
  2018 -9.028
  2017 -8.527
  2016 -8.357
2015 -8.865
  2014 -9.538
  2013 -7.05
  2012 -6.767
  2011 -9.968
  2010 -8.034
  2009 -5.694
  2008 -6.787
  2007 -3.702
  2006 -2.565
  2005 0.358
  2004 -0.152
  2003 -0.665
  2002 -2.214
  2001 -4.161
  2000 -5.236
  1999 -4.335
  1998 -4.961
  1997 -4.387
  1996 -3.086
  1995 -4.356
  1994 -3.362
  1993 -4.564
  1992 -3.546
  1991 -5.875
  1990 -4.765
  1989 -3.831
  1988 -2.336
  1987 -1.389
  1986 -0.865
  1985 0.092
  1984 1.887
  1983 -1.013
  1982 -1.121
  1981 0.283
  1980 -1.49