Pakistan Current Account to GDP 1980-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Pakistan recorded a Current Account deficit of 1.10 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Pakistan averaged -2.29 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 4.90 Percent in 2003 and a record low of -8.50 Percent in 2008. Current Account to GDP in Pakistan is reported by the State Bank of Pakistan.

   
 
 

Pakistan Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-1.10 -2.10 4.90 -8.50 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 - Pakistan Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Pakistan Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Monday, October 20, 2014.

Pakistan Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -243603.00 -280964.00 6457.00 -280964.00 PKR Million [+]
Exports 223172.00 191264.00 275917.00 51.00 PKR Million [+]
Imports 466775.00 472228.00 472228.00 96.00 PKR Million [+]
Current Account -378.00 -678.00 1418.00 -4213.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -1.10 -2.10 4.90 -8.50 Percent [+]
External Debt 65533.00 61805.00 66451.00 33172.00 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 54.61 54.54 94.83 49.17 Index Points [+]
Remittances 4249.00 3793.00 4249.00 906.00 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 64.43 64.43 65.43 64.39 Tonnes [+]