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

Senegal recorded a Current Account deficit of 9.10 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Senegal averaged -9.91 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of -4.50 Percent in 2010 and a record low of -20.10 Percent in 1981. Current Account to GDP in Senegal is reported by the ANSD, Senegal.

   
 
 

Senegal Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-9.10 -8.60 -4.50 -20.10 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 - Senegal Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Senegal Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Sunday, October 26, 2014.

Senegal Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -129.80 -142.70 -27.93 -211.21 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Exports 116.60 99.20 150.87 53.19 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Imports 246.40 241.90 312.28 114.49 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account -792.00 -541.10 -81.70 -843.70 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP -9.10 -8.60 -4.50 -20.10 Percent [+]