Ireland Current Account to GDP 1980-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Ireland recorded a Current Account surplus of 6.60 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Ireland averaged -1.35 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 6.60 Percent in 2013 and a record low of -13.40 Percent in 1981. Current Account to GDP in Ireland is reported by the Eurostat.

   
 
 

Ireland Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.60 4.40 6.60 -13.40 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 - Ireland Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Ireland Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Thursday, October 23, 2014.

Ireland Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 3344000.00 1908000.00 4972800.00 -294081.00 EUR Thousand [+]
Exports 7975000.00 6510000.00 9188100.00 45054.00 EUR Thousand [+]
Imports 4631000.00 4602000.00 5696500.00 59842.00 EUR Thousand [+]
Current Account 2942.00 960.00 2942.00 -3997.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 6.60 4.40 6.60 -13.40 Percent [+]
External Debt 1651208.00 1649610.00 1849903.00 521792.00 EUR Million [+]
Terms of Trade 77.50 77.70 132.50 76.00 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows 318.00 -4520.00 11147.00 -7696.00 EUR Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 3917.40 2496.00 5001.00 440.00 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 6.00 6.00 6.00 5.47 Tonnes [+]