Canada Current Account to GDP 1980-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Canada recorded a Current Account deficit of 3.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Canada averaged -1.24 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 2.70 Percent in 2000 and a record low of -4.20 Percent in 1981. Current Account to GDP in Canada is reported by the Statistics Canada.

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Canada Current Account to GDP
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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-3.20 -3.40 2.70 -4.20 1980 - 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 - Canada Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Canada Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Wednesday, July 1, 2015.

Canada Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -2974.00 -3853.00 8524.80 -3853.00 CAD Million [+]
Exports 41912.00 42198.00 45537.80 1366.00 CAD Million [+]
Imports 44886.00 46051.00 46051.00 1112.00 CAD Million [+]
Current Account -17466.00 -13050.00 12223.00 -19565.00 CAD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -3.20 -3.40 2.70 -4.20 percent [+]
External Debt 611.88 611.88 611.88 14.82 CAD Billion [+]
Terms of Trade 91.70 92.30 110.30 81.20 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 6670.00 20390.00 50740.00 -8173.00 CAD Million [+]
Capital Flows -50.00 -14.00 19.00 -672.00 CAD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 2.99 2.99 46.19 2.99 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 3911.00 3901.00 3911.00 955.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Tourist Arrivals 1687028.00 1448990.00 7006165.00 1138895.00 [+]


Current Account to GDP Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia -2.90 Dec/13 -4.10 1.40 -6.70 percent [+]
Brazil -4.17 Dec/14 -3.66 1.80 -8.20 percent [+]
Canada -3.20 Dec/13 -3.40 2.70 -4.20 percent [+]
China 2.10 Dec/14 2.00 10.10 -3.70 percent [+]
Euro Area 2.10 Dec/14 1.90 2.10 -1.60 percent [+]
France -1.00 Dec/14 -1.40 3.40 -2.10 percent [+]
Germany 7.60 Dec/14 6.50 7.60 -1.70 percent [+]
India -1.40 Dec/14 -1.70 1.50 -4.70 percent [+]
Indonesia -2.95 Dec/14 -3.20 4.80 -6.80 percent [+]
Italy 1.90 Dec/14 0.90 2.90 -3.70 percent [+]
Japan 0.50 Dec/14 0.70 4.80 -1.00 percent [+]
Mexico -2.10 Dec/14 -1.80 3.40 -6.10 percent [+]
Netherlands 10.30 Dec/14 11.00 11.00 -1.00 percent [+]
Russia 3.09 Dec/14 1.64 18.00 -1.40 percent [+]
South Korea 5.80 Dec/13 4.30 11.90 -8.30 percent [+]
Spain 0.80 Dec/14 1.40 1.50 -9.60 percent [+]
Switzerland 7.00 Dec/14 12.70 15.60 -0.60 percent [+]
Turkey -5.70 Dec/14 -7.90 2.00 -9.70 percent [+]
United Kingdom -5.50 Dec/14 -4.50 1.90 -5.50 percent [+]
United States -2.40 Dec/14 -2.40 0.20 -6.00 percent [+]