Honduras Current Account to GDP

Honduras recorded a Current Account deficit of 9.70 percent of the countrys Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Current Account to GDP in Honduras is reported by the Consejo Monetario Centroamericano. From 2000 until 2012, Honduras Current Account to GDP averaged -7.0 Percent reaching an all time high of -3.0 Percent in December of 2005 and a record low of -15.2 Percent in December of 2008. 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 - Honduras 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
-9.70 -8.60 -3.00 -15.20 -11.33 | 2013/12 2000 - 2012 Percent Yearly

TO

Honduras Current Account to GDP
LIST BY COUNTRY

Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
External Debt 6689.90 2014-01-31 6639.20 6689.90 2703.90 6619.65 2014-02-28 USD Million [+]
Remittances 2894.00 2012-12-31 2862.00 2894.00 460.00 2920.29 2013-12-31 USD Million [+]
Balance of Trade -518.16 2013-11-15 -528.35 40.10 -605.24 -480.87 2013-12-31 USD Million [+]
Current Account -498.40 2013-09-30 -392.20 62.80 -766.40 -579.87 2013-12-31 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -9.70 2012-12-31 -8.60 -3.00 -15.20 -11.33 2013-12-31 Percent [+]
Exports 368.56 2013-12-15 282.52 503.90 44.90 388.26 2014-01-31 USD Million [+]
Imports 823.61 2013-12-15 807.01 882.05 58.70 846.12 2014-01-31 USD Million [+]
[+]


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.


RELATED NEWS

Honduras Exports at 368.56 USD Million  
Exports in Honduras increased to 368.56 USD Million in December of 2013 from 282.52 USD Million in November of 2013. Exports in Honduras is reported by the Consejo Monetario Centroamericano.
Honduras Imports at 823.61 USD Million  
Imports in Honduras increased to 823.61 USD Million in December of 2013 from 807.01 USD Million in November of 2013. Imports in Honduras is reported by the Consejo Monetario Centroamericano.
Honduras Changes in Inventories at 2629.30 HNL Million  
Changes in Inventories in Honduras decreased to 2629.30 HNL Million in 2012 from 4803.70 HNL Million in 2011. Changes in Inventories in Honduras is reported by the Banco Central De Honduras.
Honduras Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 272.40 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Honduras increased to 272.40 Index Points in March of 2014 from 270.80 Index Points in February of 2014. Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Honduras is reported by the Banco Central De Honduras.
Honduras Consumer Spending at 125668.30 HNL Million  
Consumer Spending in Honduras increased to 125668.30 HNL Million in 2012 from 122124.10 HNL Million in 2011. Consumer Spending in Honduras is reported by the Banco Central De Honduras.
Honduras GDP Constant Prices at 172369.50 HNL Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Honduras increased to 172369.50 HNL Million in 2012 from 165761.40 HNL Million in 2011. GDP Constant Prices in Honduras is reported by the Banco Central De Honduras.
Honduras Government Spending at 24509.80 HNL Million  
Government Spending in Honduras increased to 24509.80 HNL Million in 2012 from 23236.60 HNL Million in 2011. Government Spending in Honduras is reported by the Banco Central De Honduras.
Honduras Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 87889.40 HNL Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Honduras increased to 87889.40 HNL Million in 2012 from 84100.50 HNL Million in 2011. Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Honduras is reported by the Banco Central De Honduras.
Honduras Gross National Product at 160799.30 HNL Million  
Gross National Product in Honduras increased to 160799.30 HNL Million in 2012 from 156697.60 HNL Million in 2011. Gross National Product in Honduras is reported by the Banco Central De Honduras.
Honduras Money Supply M0 at 15644.92 HNL Million  
Money Supply M0 in Honduras decreased to 15644.92 HNL Million in February of 2014 from 15734 HNL Million in January of 2014. Money Supply M0 in Honduras is reported by the Banco Central De Honduras.
MORE RELATED NEWS

LATEST NEWS

New Zealand Inflation Rate Slows in Q1  
The CPI increased 1.5 percent in the year to the March 2014 quarter, following a 1.6 percent increase in the year to the December 2013 quarter. About half of the annual increase came from housing and household utility prices, which increased 3.3 percent.
US Inflation Rate Up to 1.5% in March  
US annual consumer prices accelerated to 1.5 percent in March, boosted by higher shelter and food cost. On a monthly basis, the inflation rate edged up to 0.2 percent, following a 0.1 percent increase in February.
India Consumer Inflation Edges Up in March  
Indian annual consumer prices accelerated in March for the first time in four months to 8.31 percent, up from a revised 8.03 percent in February, driven by higher food prices.
Nigerian Inflation Rate Edges Up Slightly in March  
The annual consumer prices in Nigeria accelerated to 7.8 percent in March of 2014, from 7.7 percent recorded in February, as food cost edged up. Compared with the same period a year earlier, the inflation rate slowed down from 8.6 in March of 2013.
Turkey Unemployment Rate Edges Up Slightly in January  
Turkish jobless rate increased for the third consecutive month in January of 2014 to 10.1 percent, up from 10.0 percent in the previous month, but decreased compared with 10.6 percent recorded a year earlier.
Euro Area Trade Surplus Widens in February On Rising Exports  
The first estimate for the Euro Area trade in goods balance with the rest of the world in February of 2014 gave a € 13.6 billion surplus, compared with € +9.8 bn in February of 2013. The January 2014 balance was € +0.8 bn.
UK Inflation Rate Slows Further in March  
UK annual consumer prices fell to its lowest in over four year in March of 2014. The inflation rate decelerated for the sixth consecutive month to 1.6 percent, down from 1.7 percent in February, due to lower fuel, clothing and furniture prices.
India Wholesale Inflation Up to 3-Month High  
In March of 2014, India wholesale prices accelerated to an annual 5.7 percent on higher food, fuel and manufacturing cost, breaking a three-month easing trend.
Ghana’s Economy Advances 2.7% QoQ in Q4  
Ghana GDP growth accelerated to a quarter-on-quarter seasonally adjusted 2.7 percent in the last three months of 2013. Figures for the previous quarter were revised to show a 4.4 percent contraction, down from a 0.5 percent expansion initially reported.
US Retail Sales Beat Expectations in March  
Retail sales increased 1.1 percent over the previous month in March of 2014, up from a revised 0.7 percent rise in February. It is the biggest growth rate in 1-1/2 years.
MORE TOP NEWS

OVERVIEW    |     WORLBANK    |     [+] Calendar    |     [+] Countries    |     [+] Indicators    |     News