Australia Current Account 1959-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Australia recorded a Current Account deficit of 12525 AUD Million in the third quarter of 2014. Current Account in Australia averaged -4759.88 AUD Million from 1959 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 295 AUD Million in the fourth quarter of 1972 and a record low of -20891 AUD Million in the fourth quarter of 2007. Current Account in Australia is reported by the Australian Bureau of Statistic.

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Australia Current Account


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-12525.00 -13948.00 295.00 -20891.00 1959 - 2014 AUD Million Quarterly
Current Account is the sum of the balance of trade (exports minus imports of goods and services), net factor income (such as interest and dividends) and net transfer payments (such as foreign aid). This page provides - Australia Current Account - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Australia Current Account - was last refreshed on Sunday, December 21, 2014.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-06-03 02:30 AM
Current Account  Q1
AUD -5.67B AUD -11.70B (R) AUD -7B AUD -10.4B
2014-09-02 02:30 AM
Current Account  Q2
AUD -13.7B AUD -7.8B (R) AUD -14.0B AUD -6.9B
2014-12-02 12:30 AM
Current Account  Q3
AUD -12.5B AUD -13.9B (R) AUD -13.6B AUD -9.8B
2015-03-04 12:30 AM
Current Account  Q4
-12919.26
2015-06-03 02:30 AM
Current Account  Q1
-13335.53
2015-09-02 02:30 AM
Current Account  Q2
-13142.98


Australia Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -1323.00 -2235.00 2226.00 -3892.00 AUD Million [+]
Exports 26904.00 26457.00 29372.00 435.00 AUD Million [+]
Imports 28227.00 28718.00 28718.00 396.00 AUD Million [+]
Current Account -12525.00 -13948.00 295.00 -20891.00 AUD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -2.90 -4.10 1.40 -6.70 percent [+]
External Debt 1612746.00 1577168.00 1612746.00 147312.00 AUD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 89.50 92.80 106.40 44.40 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 52667.00 55596.00 57932.00 -37050.00 AUD Million [+]
Capital Flows 15133.00 10659.00 21907.00 -375.00 AUD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 517500.00 538800.00 785200.00 30100.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 79.85 79.85 79.85 79.69 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 331.00 337.00 781.00 282.00 BBL/D/1K [+]


Current Account Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia -12525.00 Aug/14 -13948.00 295.00 -20891.00 AUD Million [+]
Brazil -9330.00 Nov/14 -8130.00 3068.40 -11529.50 USD Million [+]
Canada -8401.00 Aug/14 -9907.00 12223.00 -19565.00 CAD Million [+]
China 721.76 Aug/14 734.41 1330.85 -8.96 USD Hundred Million [+]
Euro Area 30.60 Oct/14 32.90 32.91 -26.95 EUR Billion [+]
France -909.00 Oct/14 -1178.00 4784.00 -7197.00 EUR Million [+]
Germany 23100.00 Oct/14 23700.00 23700.00 -9353.00 EUR Million [+]
India -7.80 May/14 -1.20 7.36 -31.86 USD Billion [+]
Indonesia -6835.90 Aug/14 -8689.00 3795.00 -10133.00 USD Million [+]
Italy 5460.00 Oct/14 636.00 19332.70 -11387.00 EUR Million [+]
Japan 833.40 Oct/14 963.00 3360.40 -1586.10 JPY Billion [+]
Mexico -2702.33 Aug/14 -7653.81 2173.78 -7908.41 USD Million [+]
Netherlands 16974.80 May/14 19255.10 22035.80 -2389.10 EUR Million [+]
Russia 11400.00 Aug/14 14120.00 39494.00 -3637.00 USD Million [+]
South Korea 9010.00 Oct/14 7410.00 11107.90 -3756.80 USD Million [+]
Spain 439.00 Sep/14 1290.00 3072.00 -12219.92 EUR Million [+]
Switzerland 14872.19 May/14 14334.58 28384.74 -7228.00 CHF million [+]
Turkey -2030.00 Oct/14 -2224.00 1132.00 -9460.00 USD Million [+]
United Kingdom -23096.00 May/14 -20500.00 2752.00 -23519.00 GBP Million [+]
United States -100255.00 Aug/14 -98417.00 9957.00 -216063.00 USD Million [+]