Central African Republic Current Account to GDP 1977-2014 | Data | Chart

Central African Republic recorded a Current Account deficit of 9.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Central African Republic averaged -5.09 Percent from 1977 until 2013, reaching an all time high of -0.60 Percent in 1981 and a record low of -10.20 Percent in 2010. Current Account to GDP in Central African Republic is reported by the Bank of Central African States.

   
 
 

Central African Republic Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-9.40 -5.60 -0.60 -10.20 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 - Central African Republic Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Central African Republic Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Tuesday, October 21, 2014.

Central African Republic Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -29.80 -18.40 31.10 -29.80 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Exports 4.10 2.40 114.40 1.70 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Imports 33.90 20.80 86.40 11.00 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account -67.20 -88.20 -7.60 -88.20 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP -9.40 -5.60 -0.60 -10.20 Percent [+]
Gold Reserves 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.35 Tonnes [+]