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 Monday, September 1, 2014.

Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -958127.20 -1107064.00 -3400.00 -1107064.00 JOD Thousands [+]
Exports 425814.80 425024.00 612831.00 110.00 JOD Thousands [+]
Imports 1602651.00 1383942.00 1532088.00 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 16.17 0.00 16.17 0.00 Tonnes [+]


Current Account to GDP Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia -2.90 Dec/13 -4.10 1.40 -6.70 Percent [+]
Brazil -3.66 Dec/13 -2.40 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 -3.30 Dec/13 -2.80 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 -1.80 Dec/13 -1.20 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 13.50 Dec/12 8.50 15.60 -0.60 Percent [+]
Turkey -7.90 Dec/13 -6.00 2.00 -9.70 Percent [+]
United Kingdom -4.40 Dec/13 -3.80 1.90 -4.90 Percent [+]
United States -2.30 Dec/13 -2.70 0.20 -6.00 Percent [+]





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