Jordan Current Account to GDP 1980-2015 | 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
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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, May 30, 2015.

Jordan Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -607188.00 -738870.00 -3400.00 -1033550.00 JOD Thousands [+]
Exports 434337.00 536355.00 612831.00 110.00 JOD Thousands [+]
Imports 1289103.00 1112522.00 1532088.00 5090.00 JOD Thousands [+]
Current Account -357.90 -200.30 473.00 -1298.60 JOD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -12.10 -17.30 11.50 -18.04 percent [+]
External Debt 8030.10 7234.50 8030.10 3640.20 JOD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 69.40 69.10 167.20 56.30 Index Points [+]
Remittances 578.80 628.70 630.80 252.60 JOD Million [+]
Capital Flows 66.90 400.80 1290.80 -496.20 JOD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 60.70 48.60 142.60 37.00 Thousand [+]
Gold Reserves 17.10 16.80 17.10 12.37 Tonnes [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 259.80 273.50 1713.30 192.00 JOD Million [+]


Current Account to GDP Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia -2.90 Dec/13 -4.10 1.40 -6.70 percent [+]
Brazil -4.17 Dec/14 -3.66 1.80 -8.20 percent [+]
Canada -3.20 Dec/13 -3.40 2.70 -4.20 percent [+]
China 2.00 Dec/13 2.60 10.10 -3.70 percent [+]
Euro Area 2.40 Dec/13 1.40 2.40 -1.50 percent [+]
France -1.30 Dec/13 -2.20 2.70 -2.20 percent [+]
Germany 7.50 Dec/13 7.40 7.50 -1.70 percent [+]
India -1.70 Dec/13 -4.70 1.50 -4.70 percent [+]
Indonesia -2.95 Dec/14 -3.20 4.80 -6.80 percent [+]
Italy 1.00 Dec/13 -0.30 3.20 -3.70 percent [+]
Japan 0.70 Dec/13 1.10 4.80 -1.00 percent [+]
Mexico -2.10 Dec/14 -1.80 3.40 -6.10 percent [+]
Netherlands 10.40 Dec/13 9.50 10.40 -1.00 percent [+]
Russia 1.56 Dec/13 3.60 18.00 -1.40 percent [+]
South Korea 5.80 Dec/13 4.30 11.90 -8.30 percent [+]
Spain 0.80 Dec/13 -1.20 1.50 -10.00 percent [+]
Switzerland 12.30 Dec/13 9.16 15.60 -0.60 percent [+]
Turkey -5.70 Dec/14 -7.90 2.00 -9.70 percent [+]
United Kingdom -5.50 Dec/14 -4.50 1.90 -5.50 percent [+]
United States -2.40 Dec/14 -2.40 0.20 -6.00 percent [+]