Cameroon Current Account to GDP

Cameroon recorded a Current Account deficit of 3.30 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Cameroon averaged -3.37 Percent from 1977 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 1.38 Percent in 2007 and a record low of -7.26 Percent in 1987. Current Account to GDP in Cameroon is reported by the Bank of Central African States.

   
 
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Cameroon Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-3.30 -3.30 1.38 -7.26 1977 - 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 - Cameroon Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.

Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -241.00 -215.20 304.50 -596.10 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Exports 400.20 349.60 2284.70 349.60 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Imports 641.20 564.80 2096.00 564.80 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account -830.80 -379.90 -117.60 -830.80 FCFA Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP -3.30 -3.30 1.38 -7.26 Percent [+]
Gold Reserves 0.00 0.00 0.93 0.00 Tonnes [+]





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