Current account balance Comparison

Economic Indicator Details

Indicator:Current account balance
Units:Percent of GDP
Scale:%
Notes:This entry records a country's net trade in goods and services, plus net earnings from rents, interest, profits, and dividends, and net transfer payments (such as pension funds and worker remittances) to and from the rest of the world during the period specified. These figures are calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms.

Latest Data Values

RankCountryValue
1 East Timor 188.36%
2 Brunei 43.19%
3 Kuwait 30.31%
4 Qatar 22.96%
5 Azerbaijan 22.19%
6 Libya 20.27%
7 Singapore 18.40%
8 Trinidad and Tobago 16.75%
9 Norway 16.41%
10 Gabon 14.33%
11 Malaysia 13.76%
12 Nigeria 11.82%
13 Switzerland 10.26%
14 Taiwan 9.51%
15 Hong Kong 8.34%
16 Venezuela 8.22%
17 Republic of Congo 7.88%
18 Luxembourg 7.17%
19 Netherlands 6.75%
20 Uzbekistan 6.35%
21 Saudi Arabia 6.17%
22 Oman 6.09%
23 Germany 5.83%
24 Sweden 5.68%
25 United Arab Emirates 5.61%
26 Bahrain 5.51%
27 Bolivia 5.23%
28 China 5.06%
29 Iran 4.46%
30 Russia 3.70%
31 Algeria 3.61%
32 Turkmenistan 3.45%
33 Philippines 3.39%
34 Estonia 3.36%
35 Eritrea 3.23%
36 Israel 3.15%
37 Denmark 3.03%
38 Latvia 2.91%
39 South Korea 2.90%
40 Thailand 2.54%
41 Côte d'Ivoire 2.50%
42 Austria 2.40%
43 Japan 2.35%
44 Iceland 2.15%
45 Kazakhstan 2.00%
46 Guinea-Bissau 1.90%
47 Belgium 1.77%
48 Finland 1.64%
49 Angola 1.34%
50 Argentina 1.22%
51 Bangladesh 1.05%
52 Hungary 0.69%
53 Botswana 0.37%
54 Lithuania 0.22%
55 Indonesia 0.07%
56 Nepal -0.14%
57 Afghanistan -0.43%
58 Czech Republic -0.59%
59 Uruguay -0.69%
60 Slovenia -0.71%
61 Ireland -1.13%
62 Ukraine -1.30%
63 Mexico -1.40%
64 Ecuador -1.60%
65 Egypt -1.61%
66 Malawi -1.62%
67 Paraguay -1.65%
68 France -1.76%
69 Chile -1.98%
70 United Kingdom -2.04%
71 Peru -2.23%
72 Australia -2.27%
73 Myanmar -2.30%
74 Suriname -2.30%
75 Slovakia -2.61%
76 Poland -2.63%
77 United States -2.64%
78 Italy -2.69%
79 Canada -2.72%
80 Colombia -2.77%
81 Brazil -2.97%
82 Pakistan -3.08%
83 El Salvador -3.11%
84 India -3.12%
85 Bulgaria -3.13%
86 Syria -3.43%
87 Guatemala -3.55%
88 Haiti -3.70%
89 Vanuatu -3.78%
90 Zambia -3.85%
91 Cameroon -4.06%
92 Tunisia -4.07%
93 Barbados -4.16%
94 New Zealand -4.38%
95 Macedonia -4.44%
96 Yemen -4.47%
97 Sri Lanka -4.65%
98 Croatia -4.67%
99 Spain -4.75%
100 Costa Rica -4.84%
101 Morocco -4.93%
102 Malta -5.26%
103 Turkey -5.40%
104 Romania -5.43%
105 Bosnia and Herzegovina -5.46%
106 Tajikistan -5.75%
107 South Africa -5.76%
108 Namibia -6.03%
109 Dominican Republic -6.35%
110 Belize -6.68%
111 Honduras -6.94%
112 Togo -6.97%
113 Madagascar -7.07%
114 Sudan -7.14%
115 Jamaica -7.25%
116 Kenya -7.39%
117 Cyprus -7.44%
118 Greece -7.75%
119 Panama -7.93%
120 Ethiopia -8.05%
121 Vietnam -8.06%
122 Burkina Faso -8.07%
123 Kiribati -8.10%
124 Central African Republic -8.23%
125 Jordan -8.49%
126 Iraq -8.56%
127 Rwanda -8.56%
128 Mauritania -8.75%
129 Tanzania -8.84%
130 Albania -8.92%
131 Mauritius -8.95%
132 Guinea -9.01%
133 Benin -9.02%
134 Ghana -9.06%
135 Cambodia -9.12%
136 Senegal -9.12%
137 Portugal -9.17%
138 Uganda -9.20%
139 Mali -9.32%
140 Serbia -9.36%
141 Kyrgyzstan -9.41%
142 Sierra Leone -9.50%
143 Guyana -10.18%
144 Burundi -10.71%
145 The Gambia -10.79%
146 Lebanon -11.18%
147 Moldova -11.37%
148 Equatorial Guinea -11.60%
149 Montenegro -12.00%
150 Swaziland -12.26%
151 Georgia -12.49%
152 Comoros -12.52%
153 Armenia -12.55%
154 Mozambique -12.83%
155 Laos -13.59%
156 The Bahamas -13.72%
157 Bhutan -13.76%
158 Fiji -13.83%
159 Belarus -13.86%
160 Samoa -15.04%
161 Nicaragua -16.04%
162 Antigua and Barbuda -16.72%
163 Maldives -17.44%
164 Djibouti -18.02%
165 Kosovo -18.19%
166 Cape Verde -18.23%
167 Papua New Guinea -18.53%
168 Tonga -20.00%
169 Zimbabwe -20.03%
170 Niger -21.08%
171 Democratic Republic of Congo -21.63%
172 Saint Lucia -22.09%
173 Lesotho -22.39%
174 Saint Kitts and Nevis -22.82%
175 Mongolia -22.88%
176 Dominica -23.26%
177 Chad -25.40%
178 Grenada -26.03%
179 Solomon Islands -27.56%
180 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines -32.98%
181 Seychelles -35.46%
182 São Tomé and Príncipe -36.62%
183 Liberia -55.58%