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.

   
 
 

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 Friday, October 31, 2014.

Peru Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -311.10 -395.10 1290.20 -609.70 USD Million [+]
Exports 3268.80 3176.80 4554.90 16.60 USD Million [+]
Imports 3579.90 3571.80 3951.10 16.30 USD Million [+]
Current Account -3738.43 -2720.02 1347.00 -3738.43 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -4.60 -3.30 3.10 -9.50 Percent [+]
External Debt 61790.00 60825.00 62484.00 9121.00 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 96.01 98.16 147.19 84.48 Index Points [+]
Remittances 659.67 632.94 716.82 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 [+]