Sierra Leone Current Account to GDP  1977-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Sierra Leone recorded a Current Account deficit of 33 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015. Current Account to GDP in Sierra Leone averaged -11.03 percent from 1977 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 28.71 percent in 1986 and a record low of -52.30 percent in 2011.

Sierra Leone Current Account to GDP
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Sierra Leone Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -54.39 -58.25 81.83 -267.64 USD Million [+]
Exports 5.62 8.76 197.99 0.02 USD Million [+]
Imports 60.01 67.00 289.44 0.83 USD Million [+]
Current Account -1102.09 -1913.51 140.74 -1913.51 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -33.00 -35.60 28.71 -52.30 percent [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.00 3.99 0.00 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 24.00 44.00 81.00 16.00 Thousand [+]

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

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-33.00 -35.60 28.71 -52.30 1977 - 2015 percent Yearly




current account to gdp by Country

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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