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

Paraguay recorded a Current Account surplus of 0.80 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Paraguay averaged -1.71 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 7.80 Percent in 1990 and a record low of -11.60 Percent in 1987. Current Account to GDP in Paraguay is reported by the Banco Central del Paraguay.

   
 
 

Paraguay Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.80 -1.00 7.80 -11.60 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 - Paraguay Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Paraguay Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Thursday, October 23, 2014.

Paraguay Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -250255.00 -208613.00 195464.53 -451345.00 USD Thousands [+]
Exports 748518.00 793137.00 1090994.00 116146.00 USD Thousands [+]
Imports 998773.00 1001750.00 1098829.00 104591.00 USD Thousands [+]
Current Account 674.60 281.20 779.00 -287.30 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 0.80 -1.00 7.80 -11.60 Percent [+]
Remittances 804.00 789.00 804.00 506.00 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 8.19 8.19 8.19 0.00 Tonnes [+]