Estonia Current Account to GDP

Estonia recorded a Current Account deficit of 2.70 percent of the countrys Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Current Account to GDP in Estonia is reported by the Eurostat. From 1993 until 2012, Estonia Current Account to GDP averaged -6.6 Percent reaching an all time high of 4.2 Percent in December of 2009 and a record low of -17.2 Percent in December of 2007. 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 - Estonia Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-16

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
-2.70 0.30 4.20 -17.20 -5.69 | 2013/12 1993 - 2012 Percent Yearly

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Estonia Current Account to GDP
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Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Current Account to GDP -2.70 2012-12-31 0.30 4.20 -17.20 -5.69 2013-12-31 Percent [+]
Balance of Trade -119.64 2014-02-15 -68.53 16.52 -352.32 -110.86 2014-03-31 EUR Million [+]
Current Account -25.10 2013-11-15 -95.80 258.40 -756.00 -106.62 2014-03-31 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows -73.50 2013-11-15 -31.50 1021.90 -737.60 7.54 2014-03-31 EUR Million [+]
Exports 918.51 2014-02-15 907.28 1156.02 32.11 976.92 2014-03-31 EUR Million [+]
External Debt 1431.10 2013-12-31 1466.00 1466.00 156.50 1602.20 2014-03-31 EUR Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 1.14 2012-12-31 0.19 2.31 0.11 1.54 2013-12-31 EUR Billion [+]
Imports 1038.16 2014-02-15 1006.51 1311.03 30.63 1064.38 2014-03-31 EUR Million [+]
Remittances 10.00 2013-08-15 10.00 12.00 -1.00 9.95 2013-12-31 EUR Million [+]
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Current Account to GDP | Notes
The Current account balance as a percent of GDP provides an indication on the level of international competiveness 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.


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Estonia Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 196.77 Index Points  
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Estonia Consumer Spending at 1744.10 EUR Million  
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