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.

   
 
 

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 Saturday, October 25, 2014.

Jordan Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -698697.55 -946517.64 -3400.00 -1033550.91 JOD Thousands [+]
Exports 471285.89 508352.71 612831.00 110.00 JOD Thousands [+]
Imports 1169983.44 1454870.36 1532087.70 5090.00 JOD Thousands [+]
Current Account -231.50 -739.90 473.00 -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 62.00 62.40 167.20 56.30 Index Points [+]
Remittances 549.70 558.10 625.00 252.60 JOD Million [+]
Capital Flows 106.50 698.40 1478.00 -496.20 JOD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 66.00 63.90 142.60 37.00 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 16.80 16.17 16.80 12.37 Tonnes [+]