Swaziland Current Account to GDP 1974-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Swaziland recorded a Current Account deficit of 7.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Swaziland averaged -3.22 Percent from 1974 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 17.87 Percent in 1975 and a record low of -28.95 Percent in 1979. Current Account to GDP in Swaziland is reported by the Central Bank of Swaziland.


Swaziland Current Account to GDP

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-7.40 -2.60 17.87 -28.95 1974 - 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 - Swaziland Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Swaziland Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Sunday, November 23, 2014.

Swaziland Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 1186.79 1190.24 1190.24 -1074.80 SZL Million [+]
Exports 5749.05 5348.39 5749.05 1499.90 SZL Million [+]
Imports 4562.25 4158.15 33054.80 1665.80 SZL Million [+]
Current Account 973.80 735.50 973.80 -3454.50 SZL Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -7.40 -2.60 17.87 -28.95 percent [+]