Burundi Current Account to GDP 1986-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Burundi recorded a Current Account deficit of 14.60 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Burundi averaged -7.13 Percent from 1986 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 1.04 Percent in 1996 and a record low of -21.80 Percent in 2010. Current Account to GDP in Burundi is reported by the Bank of Burundi.

   
 
 

Burundi Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-14.60 -15.30 1.04 -21.80 1986 - 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 - Burundi Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Burundi Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Thursday, October 23, 2014.

Burundi Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -81023.90 -71240.60 -31731.30 -402562.30 million BIF [+]
Exports 13538.00 10009.10 75218.70 3619.90 million BIF [+]
Imports 94561.90 81249.70 477781.00 35673.70 million BIF [+]
Current Account -255.10 -262.70 10.45 -300.50 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -14.60 -15.30 1.04 -21.80 Percent [+]
Gold Reserves 0.03 0.03 0.54 0.03 Tonnes [+]