Lebanon Current Account to GDP 2002-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Lebanon recorded a Current Account deficit of 16.18 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Lebanon averaged -14.92 Percent from 2002 until 2013, reaching an all time high of -3.87 Percent in 2012 and a record low of -25.59 Percent in 2003. Current Account to GDP in Lebanon is reported by the World Bank.

   
 
 

Lebanon Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-16.18 -3.87 -3.87 -25.59 2002 - 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 - Lebanon Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Lebanon Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Saturday, November 1, 2014.

Lebanon Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -1834.88 -1380.74 -182.55 -2369.61 USD Million [+]
Exports 281.77 285.05 487.13 26.69 USD Million [+]
Imports 1671.40 2119.93 2798.95 268.55 USD Million [+]
Current Account -563.90 -84.70 1610.00 -1188.80 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -16.18 -3.87 -3.87 -25.59 Percent [+]
External Debt 26111.00 26064.00 26411.00 315.00 USD Million [+]
Remittances 581.40 849.40 1378.50 -248.90 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows 3076.60 1564.20 5755.80 -2085.70 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 286.30 286.83 286.83 286.83 Tonnes [+]