Swaziland Current Account to GDP  1974-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Swaziland recorded a Current Account surplus of 2.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Current Account to GDP in Swaziland averaged -2.33 percent from 1974 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 17.87 percent in 1975 and a record low of -28.95 percent in 1979.

Swaziland Current Account to GDP
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Swaziland Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 1432.70 2550.70 2550.70 -1074.80 SZL Million [+]
Exports 5645.50 7351.80 7351.80 1499.90 SZL Million [+]
Imports 4212.80 4801.10 4968.40 1665.80 SZL Million [+]
Current Account 3396.50 2842.50 3612.90 -3454.50 SZL Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 2.20 9.00 17.87 -28.95 percent [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 2590.30 -559.50 2590.30 -725.70 SZL Million [+]
External Debt 5378.10 5216.10 5378.10 2542.70 SZL Million [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.00 2.24 0.00 [+]

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Swaziland 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 the latest reported value for - Swaziland Current Account to GDP - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Swaziland 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
2.20 9.00 17.87 -28.95 1974 - 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