Bahrain Current Account to GDP 2002-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Bahrain recorded a Current Account surplus of 7.80 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Bahrain averaged 8.88 Percent from 2002 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 18.40 Percent in 2007 and a record low of 2.10 Percent in 2003. Current Account to GDP in Bahrain is reported by the Central Bank of Bahrain.

   
 
 

Bahrain Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7.80 7.30 18.40 2.10 2002 - 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 - Bahrain Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Bahrain Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Wednesday, October 1, 2014.

Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 2733.60 2454.80 2836.70 -221.00 BHD Million [+]
Exports 7868.40 7432.80 7983.00 532.00 BHD Million [+]
Imports 5134.80 4978.00 6120.00 496.00 BHD Million [+]
Current Account 962.60 835.40 1220.90 -292.30 BHD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 7.80 7.30 18.40 2.10 Percent [+]
Gold Reserves 4.67 4.67 4.67 4.67 Tonnes [+]


Current Account to GDP Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia -2.90 Dec/13 -4.10 1.40 -6.70 Percent [+]
Brazil -3.66 Dec/13 -2.40 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 -3.30 Dec/13 -2.80 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 -1.80 Dec/13 -1.20 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 13.50 Dec/12 8.50 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 -2.30 Dec/13 -2.70 0.20 -6.00 Percent [+]





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