Bolivia Current Account to GDP

Bolivia recorded a Current Account surplus of 7.50 percent of the countrys Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Current Account to GDP in Bolivia is reported by the World Bank. From 1980 until 2012, Bolivia Current Account to GDP averaged -1.4 Percent reaching an all time high of 12.1 Percent in December of 2008 and a record low of -9.3 Percent in December of 1987. 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 - Bolivia Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-17

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
7.50 2.20 12.10 -9.30 8.20 | 2013/12 1980 - 2012 Percent Yearly

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Bolivia Current Account to GDP
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Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Current Account to GDP 7.50 2012-12-31 2.20 12.10 -9.30 8.20 2013-12-31 Percent [+]
Balance of Trade 37.10 2013-11-15 102.20 508.90 -115.60 98.04 2013-12-31 USD Million [+]
Current Account -226.20 2013-11-15 336.80 834.90 -226.20 -222.51 2014-03-31 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows 6.20 2013-11-15 -274.20 576.90 -399.90 -158.61 2014-03-31 USD Million [+]
Exports 873.30 2013-12-15 860.60 1121.90 61.94 844.26 2014-01-31 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 42.51 2013-12-31 42.34 42.51 28.34 Tonnes [+]
Imports 944.00 2013-12-15 830.20 944.00 98.20 911.26 2014-01-31 USD Million [+]
Remittances 1094.00 2012-12-31 1012.00 1097.00 103.00 1152.86 2013-12-31 USD Million [+]
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Current Account to GDP | Notes
The Current account balance as a percent of GDP provides an indication on the level of international competiveness 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.


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Bolivia Gold Reserves at 42.51 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Bolivia increased to 42.51 Tonnes in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 42.34 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2013. Gold Reserves in Bolivia is reported by the World Gold Council.
Bolivia Current Account at -226.20 USD Million  
Bolivia recorded a Current Account deficit of 226.20 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2013. Current Account in Bolivia is reported by the Banco Central de Bolivia.
Bolivia Capital Flows at 6.20 USD Million  
Capital Flows in Bolivia increased to 6.20 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from -274.20 USD Million in the third quarter of 2013. Capital Flows in Bolivia is reported by the Banco Central De Bolivia.
Bolivia Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 149.97 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Bolivia increased to 149.97 Index Points in March of 2014 from 149.65 Index Points in February of 2014. Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Bolivia is reported by the Instituto Nacional de Estadística de Bolivia.
Bolivia Exports at 873.30 USD Million  
Exports in Bolivia increased to 873.30 USD Million in December of 2013 from 860.60 USD Million in November of 2013. Exports in Bolivia is reported by the Banco Central de Bolivia.
Bolivia Gdp Constant Prices at 9725038.00 BOB THO  
Gdp Constant Prices in Bolivia decreased to 9725038 BOB THO in the third quarter of 2013 from 9790511 BOB THO in the second quarter of 2013. Gdp Constant Prices in Bolivia is reported by the Instituto Nacional de Estadistica de Bolivia.
Bolivia Imports at 944.00 USD Million  
Imports in Bolivia increased to 944 USD Million in December of 2013 from 830.20 USD Million in November of 2013. Imports in Bolivia is reported by the Banco Central de Bolivia.
Bolivia Foreign Exchange Reserves at 17323.92 USD Million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Bolivia increased to 17323.92 USD Million in January of 2014 from 17286.28 USD Million in December of 2013. Foreign Exchange Reserves in Bolivia is reported by the Banco Central De Bolivia.
Bolivia Money Supply M1 at 48366810.00 Thousand BOB  
Money Supply M1 in Bolivia decreased to 48366810 Thousand BOB in January of 2014 from 50526967 Thousand BOB in December of 2013. Money Supply M1 in Bolivia is reported by the Banco Central de Bolivia.
Bolivia Money Supply M2 at 75768059.00 Thousand BOB  
Money Supply M2 in Bolivia decreased to 75768059 Thousand BOB in January of 2014 from 78366959 Thousand BOB in December of 2013. Money Supply M2 in Bolivia is reported by the Banco Central de Bolivia.
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