Chile Current Account to GDP 1980-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Chile recorded a Current Account deficit of 3.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Chile averaged -2.72 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 4.60 Percent in 2006 and a record low of -14 Percent in 1981. Current Account to GDP in Chile is reported by the Central Bank of Chile.

   
 
 

Chile Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-3.40 -3.40 4.60 -14.00 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 - Chile Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Chile Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Saturday, November 1, 2014.

Chile Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 640.00 360.00 2968.21 -1374.47 USD Million [+]
Exports 6103.00 6047.61 7760.60 644.40 USD Million [+]
Imports 5469.00 5691.98 7897.20 492.60 USD Million [+]
Current Account 28.46 -667.00 3124.60 -5071.28 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -3.40 -3.40 4.60 -14.00 Percent [+]
External Debt 5676.31 5743.50 6287.20 2408.00 USD Million [+]
Remittances 902.00 936.00 936.00 756.00 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 0.25 0.25 35.96 0.21 Tonnes [+]
Terms Of Trade 116.77 116.25 146.08 57.53 Index Points [+]