Liberia Current Account to GDP 1979-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Liberia recorded a Current Account deficit of 65.14 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Liberia averaged -25.82 Percent from 1979 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 8.91 Percent in 1981 and a record low of -65.50 Percent in 2012. Current Account to GDP in Liberia is reported by the Central Bank of Liberia.


Liberia Current Account to GDP

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-65.14 -65.50 8.91 -65.50 1979 - 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 - Liberia Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Liberia Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Saturday, November 22, 2014.

Liberia Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -44.60 -9.00 15.10 -145.10 USD Million [+]
Exports 34.80 53.20 83.50 0.00 USD Million [+]
Imports 79.40 62.20 171.50 3.40 USD Million [+]
Current Account -208.20 -239.60 245.60 -1069.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -65.14 -65.50 8.91 -65.50 percent [+]