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

Chile recorded a Current Account deficit of 1.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2014. Current Account to GDP in Chile averaged -2.67 percent from 1980 until 2014, 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.

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Chile Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-1.20 -3.40 4.60 -14.00 1980 - 2014 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 Monday, April 27, 2015.

Chile Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 998.83 747.65 2968.21 -1374.47 USD Million [+]
Exports 6166.29 5237.42 7760.60 644.40 USD Million [+]
Imports 5167.46 4489.77 7897.20 492.60 USD Million [+]
Current Account -704.81 -1584.24 3124.60 -4941.68 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -1.20 -3.40 4.60 -14.00 percent [+]
External Debt 7089.77 6973.49 7089.77 2408.00 USD Million [+]
Remittances 923.00 902.00 936.00 756.00 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 0.25 0.25 35.96 0.21 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 7.00 7.00 11.00 2.31 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terms Of Trade 117.29 117.30 146.08 57.53 Index Points [+]


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 2.00 Dec/13 2.60 10.10 -3.70 percent [+]
Euro Area 2.40 Dec/13 1.40 2.40 -1.50 percent [+]
France -1.30 Dec/13 -2.20 2.70 -2.20 percent [+]
Germany 7.50 Dec/13 7.40 7.50 -1.70 percent [+]
India -1.70 Dec/13 -4.70 1.50 -4.70 percent [+]
Indonesia -2.95 Dec/14 -3.20 4.80 -6.80 percent [+]
Italy 1.00 Dec/13 -0.30 3.20 -3.70 percent [+]
Japan 0.70 Dec/13 1.10 4.80 -1.00 percent [+]
Mexico -2.10 Dec/14 -1.80 3.40 -6.10 percent [+]
Netherlands 10.40 Dec/13 9.50 10.40 -1.00 percent [+]
Russia 1.56 Dec/13 3.60 18.00 -1.40 percent [+]
South Korea 5.80 Dec/13 4.30 11.90 -8.30 percent [+]
Spain 0.80 Dec/13 -1.20 1.50 -10.00 percent [+]
Switzerland 12.30 Dec/13 9.16 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 [+]