Guatemala Current Account to GDP 1990-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Guatemala recorded a Current Account deficit of 2.70 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Guatemala averaged -4.50 Percent from 1990 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 0.70 Percent in 2009 and a record low of -8.40 Percent in 1992. Current Account to GDP in Guatemala is reported by the Consejo Monetario Centroamericanono.

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Guatemala Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-2.70 -2.60 0.70 -8.40 1990 - 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 - Guatemala Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Guatemala Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Friday, December 19, 2014.

Guatemala Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -705.30 -577.40 68.20 -837.70 USD Million [+]
Exports 958.40 942.50 1051.80 145.60 USD Million [+]
Imports 1663.70 1519.90 1663.70 214.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account -247.30 -302.20 355.50 -759.50 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -2.70 -2.60 0.70 -8.40 percent [+]
Remittances 5246.00 4915.60 5246.00 96.50 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows 2517.10 2262.00 2517.10 76.30 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 6.89 6.89 7.07 6.67 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 9.74 10.16 28.00 7.52 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 -3.66 Dec/13 -2.40 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 -3.30 Dec/13 -2.80 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 -1.80 Dec/13 -1.20 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 13.50 Dec/12 8.50 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 -2.30 Dec/13 -2.70 0.20 -6.00 percent [+]