Guyana Current Account to GDP 1977-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Guyana recorded a Current Account deficit of 14.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Guyana averaged -15.80 Percent from 1977 until 2013, reaching an all time high of -2.53 Percent in 2004 and a record low of -37.62 Percent in 1992. Current Account to GDP in Guyana is reported by the Central Bank of Guyana.

   
 
 

Guyana Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-14.20 -12.90 -2.53 -37.62 1977 - 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 - Guyana Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Guyana Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Friday, October 31, 2014.

Guyana Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -155.40 -107.90 -51.90 -232.80 USD Million [+]
Exports 243.10 380.60 589.00 125.80 USD Million [+]
Imports 401.70 491.70 783.70 194.90 USD Million [+]
Current Account -425.30 -366.70 -69.80 -425.30 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -14.20 -12.90 -2.53 -37.62 Percent [+]
Remittances 405.00 401.00 424.00 90.00 USD Million [+]