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

Jordan recorded a Current Account deficit of 12.10 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Jordan averaged -5.25 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 11.50 Percent in 2003 and a record low of -18.04 Percent in 2005. Current Account to GDP in Jordan is reported by the Central Bank of Jordan.

   
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Jordan Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-12.10 -17.30 11.50 -18.04 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 - Jordan Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Jordan Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Thursday, November 20, 2014.

Jordan Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -915980.00 -698698.00 -3400.00 -1033550.91 JOD Thousands [+]
Exports 513408.00 471286.00 612831.00 110.00 JOD Thousands [+]
Imports 1429388.00 1169984.00 1532087.70 5090.00 JOD Thousands [+]
Current Account -938.80 -240.50 473.00 -1298.60 JOD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -12.10 -17.30 11.50 -18.04 Percent [+]
External Debt 7234.50 4932.40 7234.50 3640.20 JOD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 61.80 63.40 167.20 56.30 Index Points [+]
Remittances 630.80 549.70 630.80 252.60 JOD Million [+]
Capital Flows 545.50 91.60 1478.00 -496.20 JOD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 62.60 70.80 142.60 37.00 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 16.80 16.17 16.80 12.37 Tonnes [+]