Uganda Current Account to GDP

Uganda recorded a Current Account deficit of 5.90 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Uganda averaged -4.36 Percent from 1980 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 2.86 Percent in 1984 and a record low of -11.70 Percent in 2011. Current Account to GDP in Uganda is reported by the Bank of Uganda.

   
 
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Uganda Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-5.90 -9.00 2.86 -11.70 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 - Uganda Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.

Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -327.40 -289.90 14.60 -409.30 USD Million [+]
Exports 231.28 218.09 271.08 12.40 USD Million [+]
Imports 558.70 508.00 626.00 44.20 USD Million [+]
Current Account -347.00 -318.30 116.00 -751.40 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -5.90 -9.00 2.86 -11.70 Percent [+]
Terms of Trade 102.80 101.30 167.10 72.50 Index Points [+]
Tourist Arrivals 1197.00 1151.00 1197.00 69.00 Thousand [+]





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