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

Peru recorded a Current Account deficit of 4.60 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Peru averaged -3.63 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 3.10 Percent in 2006 and a record low of -9.50 Percent in 1981. Current Account to GDP in Peru is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of Peru.

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Peru Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-4.60 -3.30 3.10 -9.50 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 - Peru Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Peru Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Monday, December 22, 2014.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2013-02-23 05:00 AM
Current Account to GDP  2012


Peru Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -309.13 -187.36 1290.20 -607.91 USD Million [+]
Exports 3063.88 3403.53 4554.90 16.60 USD Million [+]
Imports 3373.01 3590.89 3951.10 16.30 USD Million [+]
Current Account -2316.19 -3379.16 1347.00 -3379.16 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -4.60 -3.30 3.10 -9.50 percent [+]
External Debt 63465.00 61649.00 63465.00 9121.00 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 96.82 99.54 147.19 84.48 Index Points [+]
Remittances 659.52 659.67 716.82 21.75 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 3800216.00 3487346.00 3800216.00 216534.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 34.68 34.68 34.68 34.21 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 68.33 72.04 139.57 58.18 BBL/D/1K [+]


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 [+]