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

Egypt recorded a Current Account deficit of 2.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Egypt averaged -0.81 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 8.70 Percent in 1992 and a record low of -8.50 Percent in 1984. Current Account to GDP in Egypt is reported by the Central Bank of Egypt.

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Egypt Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-2.40 -3.10 8.70 -8.50 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 - Egypt Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Egypt Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Friday, March 27, 2015.

Egypt Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -2603.00 -3060.00 235.50 -5006.00 USD Million [+]
Exports 1610.00 2282.00 2991.20 12.63 USD Million [+]
Imports 4213.00 5342.00 7111.00 33.05 USD Million [+]
Current Account -2857.30 -1443.70 1538.90 -3140.10 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -2.40 -3.10 8.70 -8.50 percent [+]
External Debt 44854.20 46067.10 47017.10 26132.50 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 3375.50 2721.80 5572.50 40.70 USD Million [+]
Remittances 4769.80 5396.40 5396.40 655.20 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 782.00 898.00 1486.00 57.00 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 75.61 75.61 75.65 75.61 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 468.00 471.00 930.00 468.00 BBL/D/1K [+]


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 -7.90 Dec/13 -6.00 2.00 -9.70 percent [+]
United Kingdom -4.40 Dec/13 -3.80 1.90 -4.90 percent [+]
United States -2.40 Dec/14 -2.40 0.20 -6.00 percent [+]