Congo Current Account to GDP  2002-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Congo recorded a Current Account deficit of 5.70 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Current Account to GDP in Congo averaged -5.49 percent from 2002 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 5.10 percent in 2002 and a record low of -17 percent in 2008.

Congo Current Account to GDP
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Congo Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -228.50 -289.80 890.70 -578.00 USD Million [+]
Exports 9979.90 10284.80 12321.20 880.40 USD Million [+]
Imports 10208.40 10574.60 12706.30 773.44 USD Million [+]
Current Account -1334.10 -1483.80 0.90 -2921.60 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -5.70 -3.70 5.10 -17.00 percent [+]
Crude Oil Production 17.00 17.00 30.00 17.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 6.97 6.63 7.11 4.18 [+]

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Congo Current Account to GDP

The Current account balance as a percent of GDP provides an indication on the level of international competitiveness of a country. Usually, countries recording a strong current account surplus have an economy heavily dependent on exports revenues, with high savings ratings but weak domestic demand. On the other hand, countries recording a current account deficit have strong imports, a low saving rates and high personal consumption rates as a percentage of disposable incomes. This page provides - Congo Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Congo Current Account to GDP - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-5.70 -3.70 5.10 -17.00 2002 - 2016 percent Yearly

current account to GDP by Country
Country Last
Netherlands 10.20 Dec/17
Switzerland 9.80 Dec/17
Germany 8.00 Dec/17
South Korea 5.60 Dec/17
Japan 4.02 Dec/17
Euro Area 3.50 Dec/17
Italy 2.80 Dec/17
Spain 1.90 Dec/17
Russia 1.80 Dec/16
China 1.30 Dec/17
Brazil -0.48 Dec/17
France -0.80 Dec/17
Mexico -1.60 Dec/17
Indonesia -1.70 Dec/17
India -1.90 Dec/17
United States -2.40 Dec/17
Canada -3.00 Dec/17
Australia -3.10 Dec/17
United Kingdom -4.10 Dec/17
Turkey -5.50 Dec/17