Chad Current Account to GDP 1977-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Chad recorded a Current Account deficit of 4.70 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Chad averaged -8.75 Percent from 1977 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 7.10 Percent in 2008 and a record low of -123.60 Percent in 2002. Current Account to GDP in Chad is reported by the Bank of Central African States.

   
 
 

Chad Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-4.70 -6.10 7.10 -123.60 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 - Chad Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Chad Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Saturday, October 25, 2014.

Chad Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 332.40 1186.50 1186.50 -916.90 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Exports 1251.50 1938.20 1938.20 128.70 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Imports 919.10 751.70 1045.60 162.30 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account -630.60 115.00 195.70 -1318.60 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP -4.70 -6.10 7.10 -123.60 Percent [+]
Gold Reserves 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.35 Tonnes [+]