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

Uruguay recorded a Current Account deficit of 0.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Current Account to GDP in Uruguay averaged -1.75 percent from 1980 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 2.80 percent in 2002 and a record low of -6.34 percent in 1980.

Uruguay Current Account to GDP
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Uruguay Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 79051.00 7382.00 226092.00 -423671.00 USD Thousand [+]
Exports 783369.00 724156.00 1092791.00 0.00 USD Thousand [+]
Imports 704318.00 716774.00 1064782.00 119055.00 USD Thousand [+]
Current Account 531.00 472.00 531.00 -854.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -0.20 -2.10 2.80 -6.34 percent [+]
External Debt 38662.02 24415.97 38662.02 7725.65 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows -1797.40 -123.50 2844.90 -1797.40 USD Million [+]
Remittances 115.97 115.84 128.84 61.75 USD Million [+]
Tourism Revenues 1089044.35 509114.62 1092185.77 40721.01 USD Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 0.10 0.10 56.73 0.10 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0.00 1.19 0.00 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 119.50 220.60 792.52 119.50 USD Million [+]

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Uruguay 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 - Uruguay Current Account to GDP - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Uruguay 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
-0.20 -2.10 2.80 -6.34 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