Bahamas Current Account to GDP 1976-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Bahamas recorded a Current Account deficit of 19.60 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Bahamas averaged -6.52 Percent from 1976 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 10.61 Percent in 1976 and a record low of -19.60 Percent in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Bahamas is reported by the World Bank.

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Bahamas Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-19.60 -18.40 10.61 -19.60 1976 - 2013 percent Yearly
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 - Bahamas Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Bahamas Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Friday, March 27, 2015.

Bahamas Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -577.30 -583.50 -251.40 -671.40 Million Bahamian Dollars [+]
Exports 215.60 240.90 263.60 90.00 Million Bahamian Dollars [+]
Imports 792.90 824.40 907.50 373.30 Million Bahamian Dollars [+]
Current Account -533.00 -348.30 -49.20 -533.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -19.60 -18.40 10.61 -19.60 percent [+]
Tourist Arrivals 444.40 375.60 674.00 150.30 Thousand Persons [+]


Current Account to GDP Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia -2.90 Dec/13 -4.10 1.40 -6.70 percent [+]
Brazil -4.17 Dec/14 -3.66 1.80 -8.20 percent [+]
Canada -3.20 Dec/13 -3.40 2.70 -4.20 percent [+]
China 2.00 Dec/13 2.60 10.10 -3.70 percent [+]
Euro Area 2.40 Dec/13 1.40 2.40 -1.50 percent [+]
France -1.30 Dec/13 -2.20 2.70 -2.20 percent [+]
Germany 7.50 Dec/13 7.40 7.50 -1.70 percent [+]
India -1.70 Dec/13 -4.70 1.50 -4.70 percent [+]
Indonesia -2.95 Dec/14 -3.20 4.80 -6.80 percent [+]
Italy 1.00 Dec/13 -0.30 3.20 -3.70 percent [+]
Japan 0.70 Dec/13 1.10 4.80 -1.00 percent [+]
Mexico -2.10 Dec/14 -1.80 3.40 -6.10 percent [+]
Netherlands 10.40 Dec/13 9.50 10.40 -1.00 percent [+]
Russia 1.56 Dec/13 3.60 18.00 -1.40 percent [+]
South Korea 5.80 Dec/13 4.30 11.90 -8.30 percent [+]
Spain 0.80 Dec/13 -1.20 1.50 -10.00 percent [+]
Switzerland 12.30 Dec/13 9.16 15.60 -0.60 percent [+]
Turkey -7.90 Dec/13 -6.00 2.00 -9.70 percent [+]
United Kingdom -4.40 Dec/13 -3.80 1.90 -4.90 percent [+]
United States -2.40 Dec/14 -2.40 0.20 -6.00 percent [+]