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

Portugal recorded a Current Account surplus of 0.80 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Current Account to GDP in Portugal averaged -4.78 percent from 1980 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 3.10 percent in 1986 and a record low of -14.70 percent in 1981.

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Portugal Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -1180.99 -1293.23 3.55 -2524.87 EUR Million [+]
Exports 4648.32 3944.38 5241.04 1.69 EUR Million [+]
Imports 5829.31 5237.61 6278.74 0.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 973.15 787.31 1100.99 -2590.60 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 0.80 0.10 3.10 -14.70 percent [+]
External Debt 406576.00 402624.84 421132.40 56392.07 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows 1627.24 1260.74 1936.87 -2366.47 EUR Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 33.81 388.78 6288.10 -3307.52 EUR Million [+]
Remittances 297.75 364.74 515.40 153.66 EUR Million [+]
Tourism Revenues 2004.34 1836.32 2004.34 199.98 EUR Million [+]
Gold Reserves 382.51 382.51 606.76 382.48 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 0.06 0.27 1.85 0.00 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 4640945.00 5234589.00 5234589.00 88000.00 [+]
Weapons Sales 169.00 7.00 169.00 1.00 USD Million [+]

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Portugal 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 - Portugal Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Portugal 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
0.80 0.10 3.10 -14.70 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