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

Qatar recorded a Current Account deficit of 5.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Current Account to GDP in Qatar averaged 23.09 percent from 1980 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 106.80 percent in 1980 and a record low of -31 percent in 1995.

Qatar Current Account to GDP
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Qatar Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 8676.00 12550.00 98671.00 4795.00 QAR Million [+]
Exports 20983.00 20597.00 124265.00 14445.00 QAR Million [+]
Imports 12307.00 8047.00 28435.00 3911.00 QAR Million [+]
Current Account 3565.00 1086.00 66727.00 -8958.00 QAR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -5.50 8.40 106.80 -31.00 percent [+]
Capital Flows 42172.00 5300.00 42172.00 -227805.00 QAR Million [+]
Gold Reserves 26.58 26.58 29.69 0.59 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 615.00 596.00 865.00 545.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 0.12 0.23 2.23 0.00 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 2930.00 2826.00 2930.00 309.00 Thousand [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 743.00 1317.00 3777.00 -1744.00 QAR Million [+]

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

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-5.50 8.40 106.80 -31.00 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