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

Rwanda recorded a Current Account deficit of 10.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Rwanda averaged -5.95 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 1.80 Percent in 2004 and a record low of -11.40 Percent in 2012. Current Account to GDP in Rwanda is reported by the National Institute of Statistics Rwanda.

   
 
 

Rwanda Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-10.20 -11.40 1.80 -11.40 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 - Rwanda Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Rwanda Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Saturday, October 25, 2014.

Rwanda Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -85604.00 -75156.00 -3246.00 -85604.00 Million RWF [+]
Exports 29418.00 26468.00 36589.00 1813.00 Million RWF [+]
Imports 115022.00 101625.00 758249.00 6758.00 Million RWF [+]
Current Account -537.49 -712.84 99.12 -712.84 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -10.20 -11.40 1.80 -11.40 Percent [+]