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

Singapore recorded a Current Account surplus of 19 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Current Account to GDP in Singapore averaged 11.87 percent from 1980 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 26.10 percent in 2007 and a record low of -13.10 percent in 1980.

Singapore Current Account to GDP
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Singapore Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 2947.76 5089.36 8482.86 -1985.81 Million SGD [+]
Exports 42071.60 40747.52 46169.53 197.68 Million SGD [+]
Imports 39123.84 35658.17 44108.04 266.38 Million SGD [+]
Current Account 21689.10 19812.70 23731.80 -659.20 SGD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 19.00 18.10 26.10 -13.10 percent [+]
External Debt 0.00 0.00 130.60 0.00 SGD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 103.66 104.07 178.53 99.02 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows 10324.70 15855.30 24455.00 -5008.50 SGD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 1559276.00 1631950.00 1631950.00 147954.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 127.40 127.40 127.40 0.00 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 [+]
Weapons Sales 46.00 48.00 91.00 1.00 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 18806.80 26154.40 29895.30 -4441.60 SGD Million [+]

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Singapore 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 - Singapore Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Singapore 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
19.00 18.10 26.10 -13.10 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