Zimbabwe Current Account to GDP  1977-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Zimbabwe recorded a Current Account deficit of 9.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Current Account to GDP in Zimbabwe averaged -7.92 percent from 1977 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 1.60 percent in 1988 and a record low of -29.80 percent in 2011.

Zimbabwe Current Account to GDP
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Zimbabwe Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -230.21 -197.29 293.00 -3957.75 USD Million [+]
Exports 265.00 268.77 2496.00 143.87 USD Million [+]
Imports 495.20 466.06 6207.50 340.69 USD Million [+]
Current Account -552.80 -1520.60 698.00 -3432.23 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -9.20 -10.70 1.60 -29.80 percent [+]
Terrorism Index 0.20 0.41 3.74 0.20 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 2167686.00 2056588.00 2508255.00 237668.00 [+]

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Zimbabwe 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 - Zimbabwe Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Zimbabwe Current Account to GDP - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-9.20 -10.70 1.60 -29.80 1977 - 2016 percent Yearly

current account to GDP by Country
Country Last
Switzerland 11.00 Dec/16
Netherlands 8.50 Dec/16
Germany 7.80 Dec/17
South Korea 7.00 Dec/16
Japan 3.70 Dec/16
Euro Area 3.50 Dec/17
Italy 2.70 Dec/16
Spain 1.90 Dec/16
Russia 1.80 Dec/16
China 1.40 Dec/17
Brazil -0.48 Dec/17
India -0.70 Dec/16
France -0.90 Dec/16
Mexico -1.60 Dec/17
Indonesia -1.70 Dec/17
United States -2.60 Dec/16
Australia -2.70 Dec/16
Canada -3.30 Dec/16
Turkey -3.80 Dec/16
United Kingdom -4.40 Dec/16