Turkmenistan Current Account to GDP 1994-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Turkmenistan recorded a Current Account surplus of 0.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Turkmenistan averaged 13.96 Percent from 1994 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 153.67 Percent in 2008 and a record low of -107.87 Percent in 1997. Current Account to GDP in Turkmenistan is reported by the National Institute of State Statistics and Information, Turkmenistan.


Turkmenistan Current Account to GDP

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.50 0.00 153.67 -107.87 1994 - 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 - Turkmenistan Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Turkmenistan Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Thursday, October 23, 2014.

Turkmenistan Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 2254.66 834.96 4683.59 -3459.14 USD Million [+]
Exports 11932.29 10662.68 11932.29 64.34 USD Million [+]
Imports 9677.63 9827.72 9827.72 141.49 USD Million [+]
Current Account -511.00 -1339.00 4037.00 -2981.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 0.50 0.00 153.67 -107.87 Percent [+]