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

Italy recorded a Current Account surplus of 1 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Italy averaged -0.74 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 3.20 Percent in 1996 and a record low of -3.70 Percent in 1981. Current Account to GDP in Italy is reported by the Eurostat.

   
 
 

Italy Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.00 -0.30 3.20 -3.70 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 - Italy Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Italy Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Wednesday, October 22, 2014.

Italy Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 2056.00 6923.00 6920.00 -6389.30 EUR Million [+]
Exports 24070.00 38616.00 38616.00 5946.40 EUR Million [+]
Imports 22014.00 31694.00 38526.50 5285.80 EUR Million [+]
Current Account 2312.00 6816.00 19332.70 -11387.00 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 1.00 -0.30 3.20 -3.70 Percent [+]
External Debt 752405.00 742564.00 838388.00 524899.00 EUR Million [+]
Terms of Trade 102.70 102.80 113.90 91.40 Index Points [+]
Remittances 113.00 120.00 135.00 54.00 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows -2292.00 3836.30 27962.30 -15242.10 EUR Million [+]
Gold Reserves 2451.84 2451.84 2451.84 2451.84 Tonnes [+]