Paraguay Current Account to GDP  1980-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Paraguay recorded a Current Account surplus of 1.30 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Current Account to GDP in Paraguay averaged -1.54 percent from 1980 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 7.80 percent in 1990 and a record low of -11.60 percent in 1987.

Paraguay Current Account to GDP
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Paraguay Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -337751.65 -271772.00 198293.00 -463038.00 USD Thousands [+]
Exports 698558.61 678452.00 1093822.00 116146.00 USD Thousands [+]
Imports 1036310.26 950224.00 1098829.00 104591.00 USD Thousands [+]
Current Account -324.30 336.10 605.90 -678.60 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 1.30 -1.10 7.80 -11.60 percent [+]
Remittances 743.00 804.00 804.00 506.00 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 8.19 8.19 8.20 0.00 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 3.84 4.09 4.09 0.00 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment -21975.00 103250.00 410506.00 -306588.00 USD Thousand [+]
External Debt 5579692.00 5540885.00 5579692.00 1221099.00 USD Thousand [+]

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Paraguay 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 - Paraguay Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Paraguay Current Account to GDP - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.30 -1.10 7.80 -11.60 1980 - 2016 percent Yearly




current account to GDP by Country
Country Last
Switzerland 11.00 Dec/16
Netherlands 8.40 Dec/16
Germany 8.30 Dec/16
South Korea 7.00 Dec/16
Japan 3.70 Dec/16
Euro Area 3.30 Dec/16
Italy 2.60 Dec/16
Spain 2.20 Dec/16
China 1.80 Dec/16
Russia 1.80 Dec/16
India -0.70 Dec/16
France -0.90 Dec/16
Brazil -1.30 Dec/16
Indonesia -1.80 Dec/16
United States -2.60 Dec/16
Australia -2.70 Dec/16
Mexico -2.70 Dec/16
Canada -3.30 Dec/16
Turkey -3.80 Dec/16
United Kingdom -4.40 Dec/16