Cambodia Current Account to GDP

Cambodia recorded a Current Account deficit of 9 percent of the countrys Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Current Account to GDP in Cambodia is reported by the National Bank of Cambodia. From 1994 until 2012, Cambodia Current Account to GDP averaged -4.1 Percent reaching an all time high of 0.6 Percent in December of 1997 and a record low of -9.0 Percent in December of 2012. 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 - Cambodia 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
-9.00 -3.81 0.61 -9.00 -9.58 | 2013/12 1994 - 2012 Percent Yearly

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Cambodia Current Account to GDP
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Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Tourist Arrivals 283787.00 2013-09-30 342064.00 382326.00 283787.00 [+]
Balance of Trade -126.50 2013-09-30 -540.40 -126.50 -636.50 -213.80 2013-12-31 USD Million [+]
Current Account -126.50 2013-09-30 -540.90 374.40 -636.50 -166.23 2013-12-31 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -9.00 2012-12-31 -3.81 0.61 -9.00 -9.58 2013-12-31 Percent [+]
Exports 1826.60 2013-09-30 1530.30 1826.60 800.00 1766.30 2013-12-31 USD Million [+]
Imports 1953.10 2013-09-30 2070.70 2116.10 1212.30 1966.07 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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The benchmark interest rate in Cambodia was last recorded at 1.42 percent. Interest Rate in Cambodia is reported by the National Bank of Cambodia.
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The number of employed persons in Cambodia decreased to 7706 Thousand in 2012 from 7891 Thousand in 2011. Employed Persons in Cambodia is reported by the National Institute of Statistics of Cambodia.
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Cambodia Disposable Personal Income at 1014.00 Thousands KHR  
Disposable Personal Income in Cambodia increased to an average of 1014 Thousands KHR per month in 2012 from 871 Thousands KHR per month in 2011. Disposable Personal Income in Cambodia is reported by the Cambodia Statistics.
Cambodia GDP Annual Growth Rate at 7.20 Percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Cambodia expanded 7.20 percent in 2013 from the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Cambodia is reported by the National Institute of Statistics of Cambodia.
Cambodia Current Account to GDP at -9.00 Percent  
Cambodia recorded a Current Account deficit of 9 percent of the countrys Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Current Account to GDP in Cambodia is reported by the National Bank of Cambodia.
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Cambodia recorded a trade deficit of 126.50 USD Million in the third quarter of 2013. Balance of Trade in Cambodia is reported by the National Bank of Cambodia.
Cambodia Personal Income Tax Rate at 20.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Cambodia stands at 20 percent. Personal Income Tax Rate in Cambodia is reported by the General Department of Taxation.
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